Vote Now: 2022 Board Election

Posted by Board Members-at-Large 07/06/2022

It is that time of year again — election time!
Check out the slate for the 2022-2023 ASHT Board of Directors and get your vote on!

ASHT is an organization of professionals dedicated to advancing the field of hand and upper extremity therapy by promoting education, advocacy, research and clinical standards. We are a member-driven organization and are here to support your professional and practice needs to ensure hand and upper extremity therapy continues to be a recognized specialty. It is so important that YOU advocate and vote for the individuals who will represent you and OUR specialty! Please review the candidate bios, CVs and statements of how they will serve ASHT.

Candidates for 2022-2023 board service are listed below (alphabetically by last name).

  • Vice President (unopposed)
    Kimberly A. Masker, OTD, OTR/L, CHT
  • Secretary/Treasurer-Elect (unopposed)
    Kim McVeigh, MBA, OTR/L, CHT
  • Board Member-at-Large (choose 1)
    Michael Browne, OTR, CHT
    Rob McClellan, OTR/L, CHT

The ASHT Board of Directors is also asking members to vote on revisions to the ASHT Bylaws related to eligibility requirements for board service. The board seeks to decrease barriers of entry to board service, and thus recommends decreasing the Active membership eligibility requirement for board candidates from five (5) years to three (3) years. Please review the support material on the Board Elections page and cast your vote on the election site.

You have until August 2, 2022 to cast your vote! If you are an eligible voting member of ASHT, please visit our online election site to vote. You will use your last name and your seven-digit member ID to vote. When you are logged in to the ASHT homepage, this number can be conveniently found if you click on the “MY ACCOUNT” button. You may also contact Member Services at with any questions.

2021-2022 Board Members-at-Large
Kim McVeigh, MBA, OTR/L, CHT
Kimberly Kraft, PT, DPT, CHT