was selected as the Rehabilitation Professional of the Year for 2002 by OARP
An engraved plaque was presented at the Fall Conference.
Margaret has been a very active member of the OARP Board for about 10 years now.
has been primarily involved in the Program Committee
, which she
is chairing this year, and is the person who arranges facilities and helps to arrange speakers for OARP conferences.
As many of you are aware, Margaret
evaluates CEUs as a service provided by IARP
Margaret is a Vocational Case Manager with Standard Insurance.
She has worked in long-term disability with Standard for 15 years.
Prior to this, Margaret wandered all around the country, working as a vocational counselor (and later managing a rehab office) in California, Pennsylvania, Michigan and finally, Oregon.
is very happy that she
ended up working and living in Oregon.
When asked what people should know about her
responded that she
is a devoted grandma (her only son's, son), that she
has 2 cats and that she
sings in her
also happily reported that she
is finally "cast-less" (she fractured both elbows and her
left wrist when she
tripped on a handicapped curb cut)!
We are all grateful to Margaret Moore
, Sandy Johnson, Grace Smith, Cheri Ballantine, Linda Hill, Debbi Cross and Adriane Gaffuri for their hard work in contacting speakers, vendors, and making all the other arrangements
IARP President, Dianne Simmons Grab (left); Margaret Moore (center); OARP President, Dan Irwin (right) at the OARP Fall Conference luncheon.