Garceau currently serves as the Executive Director for the New York
Physical Therapy Association. Prior to being promoted to this position,
she served as the Assistant Director. She started working for the
NYPTA in October of 2008 as the Reimbursement Director on a per diem
basis. In November, 2009, Kelly joined the staff of the New York
Chapter full time. She is an advocate for physical therapists in New
York -- addressing issues of reimbursement, legislation and increasing
awareness of physical therapy and the challenges PTs face in the areas
of payment, insurance company policies, state regulations and access for
patients to physical therapy, as well as overseeing all aspects of the
Chapter’s day-to-day operations.
Kelly began her career in the
health benefits arena with the CSEA Employee Benefit Fund. She is an
accomplished health benefits manager/administrator with a track record
of more than 12 years building and maintaining internal/external
relationships to secure milestone achievements in the benefits arena.
Kelly is the staff Liaison to Advisory Panel on Legislation, Advisory Payment Panel, Executive Committee and Board of Directors.
MEETING PLANNER/ADMINISTRATIVE ASSISTANT
Carla Rosenbaum, CMP
Carla Rosenbaum joined the New York Physical Therapy Association as Meeting Planner in April 2013. Her duties comprise coordinating chapter events, including Conferences, Delegate Assembly, Executive Committee and Board Meetings, as well as any additional NYPTA sponsored events. Carla also manages the Social Media for the NYPTA, keeping our Facebook, Twitter, Pinterest, and LinkedIn pages updated with important, relevant (and sometimes funny!), information for our followers to access.
Prior to joining the NYPTA, Carla worked at an Association Management firm in Albany. Carla has a bachelor’s degree in communications from the State University of New York at Geneseo. In 2016 Carla obtained the Certified Meeting Professional designation, a globally recognized credential in the meetings industry.
Carla is the staff liaison to the Program, Public Relations and Membership Committees.