Lynn Snyder is an experienced Certified Therapeutic Recreation Specialist (CTRS) of 31 years. She is a therapist with The Ohio State University Harding Hospital working in acute inpatient psychiatric care. In her years of service, Lynn has functioned in a wide variety of roles from student to manager and is eternally an advocate for her profession and patients. She has created recreational therapy programs, developed documentation, and crafted patient resource/educational material in a variety of settings. Lynn enjoys using her skills to contribute to the exciting advances that are happening every day in health care and believes it is important to remain a lifelong learner. She recently completed training for Reiki and is now a second degree Usui Reiki practitioner.
Stephanie Bowling works for Regency Hospital/Select Medical in Toledo Ohio. Her career began in finance where she worked in accounting and as a bank manager. She decided to go back to school to pursue a degree. She has a Bachelors in Science, is a CTRS, and is also working towards a masters in hospital administration. Stephanie worked at University of Toledo Medical Center for 12 years as a CTRS on the inpatient Geriatric Psych unit, the pediatric psych unit, and the detox unit along with PRN work at Arrowhead behavioral health and worked part time at an organization called PEAC where she worked for 15 years with individuals with disabilities training and teaching them independence and cycling as well as adaptive cycling.
Stephanie left UTMC when her husband was injured in an accident 8/8/21 where he became and instant quadriplegic and 24/7 vent to trach. They fought for 15 months to rehab, but 11/9/22 she was by his side when he passed. She left UTMC to become a clinical liaison for Regency Hospital/Select Medical since they cared for her husband and now became her passion to now work between the hospitals in the area and their hospital helping families and patients that were in the same situation she was with my husband and transition them from STACH to LTACH where they can continue their recovery. She works with many doctors and case managers and families and Stephanie loves helping these families in a tough transition.
Stephanie is a mother of Two sons Skyler 23 and Joshua 19. She thank you for the opportunity to be on the board, her passion is to continue to grow the field of Recreational Therapy.