Specialty: Occupational Therapy Supervisor
Marcel earned his degree in Occupational Therapy from Pacific University in 1996. Since then, he has worked in many different facets of OT and rehabilitation as a whole. His experiences include being a Regional Program Director for a large skilled-nursing corporation, stroke rehab, sub-acute/acute rehab, orthopedics, gero-psych inpatient care, dementia care, and has been a certified personal trainer.
Marcel is currently the OT supervisor and work hardening program coordinator. He also performs specialized evaluations including Physical and Work capacities evaluations, ergonomic assessments, and job site analysis.
Marcel has established a relationship with Pacific University as a clinical fieldwork instructor for 1st an. 2nd year OT students. He was also asked to be a clinical instructor for the University of Southern California in 2010.
Marcel's interests include playing competitive paintball and owns a team that has played nationally. He also plays basketball and volleyball. Marcel loves to spend time with his wife and two boys and travels with them at least once a year back to Hawaii where he grew up.