Who We Are

Meet the leadership team of the Cerebral Palsy Task Force.

Marybeth Barkocy, PT, DPT
Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy
Doctor of Physical Therapy
University of New Mexico
mbarkocy@salud.unm.edu
Phone: 505-272-9870

Sandra Heimerl, PT, DPT, MS
Assistant Professor
NM LEND Director
University of New Mexico, Department of Pediatrics
Center for Development and Disability
sheimerl@salud.unm.edu
Phone: 505-272-0096

Karen Lucero, PT, MS, PCS
Board Certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy
President/CEO of Inspirations Early Intervention, Inc.
Karen.lucero@inspirationsabq.com
Phone: 505-550-2643

Erin Moody, OT/L
Occupational Therapist
President/Director for ExplorAbilities, Inc.
erin@explorabilitiestherapy.com
Phone: 505-268-7988

Gerri A Duran, OT/L, MS, FAOTA
Occupational Therapist
GMA and HINE Trained
gerandran@comcast.com
Phone: 505-238-7223

Other Members

Margaret Armstrong, MD
Pediatrician, Carrie Tingley Hospital

Gigi Chinisci
Parent Advocate

Cindy Dowdy, OTR/L
Presbyterian NICU Developmental Clinic

Andrea Maddaleni-Denison, MOT, OTR/L, CNT
Presbyterian Hospital

Sydney A Marable, OTR/L
ExplorAbilities, Inc.

Andrea Martinez-Fisher, MA, CCC-SLP
Inspirations Early Intervention, Inc.

Margaret Q McConville, PT, DPT
Inspirations Early Intervention, Inc.
Lovelace Women’s Hospital

Kendra Myers, MOT, OTR/L
ExplorAbilities

Colleen Petranovich, PT, DPT
ExplorAbilities, Inc.

John Phillips, MD
UNM Professor of Neurology & Pediatrics
Medical Director, The Mind Research Network

Tonya Rivera
Self-Advocate
Owner, Every Ability Plays Project

Representative Liz Thomson, PT
NAPPR

Sandra L Whisler, MD
Professor of Pediatrics Emeritus at UNM SOM
Presbyterian Complex Care Clinic

Ann Winegardner, MD
Mednax (Presbyterian NICU)

Angelynn Zimmerman, MA, OTR/L, CIMI
Inspirations Early Intervention, Inc.