Our Chair - Susan Owens, MS OTR
Susan Owens, MS, OTR holds a variety of leadership positions.
Susan is Special Education Regional Supervisor, Lenawee Intermediate School District in Michigan.
As an occupational therapist with over 35 years of experience, Susan
has worked with children with special needs both within the educational system and within hospitals.
In addition to her
full-time role in the Michigan educational system, Susan
is Chair of the Board of The S.H.E. Foundation
, an officer of The Growth Corporation
and its affiliated companies and Executive Director of The Michigan Brain Gym® Consortium.
Susan is a seasoned teacher and presenter.
She was a professor at Eastern Michigan and Wayne State Universities over a 15-year timeframe, is currently a national presenter in the area of Brain Gym® and Brain Based Learning and a faculty member of The Michigan Brain Gym Consortium where she teaches the Introduction to Brain Gym and Brain Gym 101 classes.
Several years ago, Susan's personal healing path led her
to the realization that she
needed to leave a 35 year long marriage.
Since doing this, Susan
has redefined all of her
relationships to reflect her
knows what it takes to transform oneself and one's life in totality.
also knows the rewards of growth - a vital self, intimate relationships and the ability to extend oneself in love to one's community.