annete_headshotAnnette Shirley joins our team as a licensed and certified occupational therapy assistant.

Annette graduated with a bachelor’s degree from Kent State University and an associate’s degree of Applied Science of Occupational Therapy from Stark State College. She completed her Level I clinicals at the SUPER Learning Center gaining hands-on experience with children with different ability levels.

Her other clinical experiences include the Friends of the Homeless, the Cleveland Clinic, Summa Rehab Hospital and Altercare of Hartville.

She has worked in the medical field for more than 20 years providing exceptional customer service to all those she serves including doctors, therapists, patients, and their families. Although Annette has worked with a wide age range of clients, she brings with her a passion for treating children.

She is a 20-plus year volunteer at a local nursing home as well as her church, and  also volunteers for the Summit County Developmental Disabilities Board. Annette lives in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio.