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Mari Jo Pesavento, American physical therapist. Committee chairman Boy Scouts American Troop 617, Chicago, 1993-1994; professional assistance member Winners for Wheels, Orland Park, 1994; cheerleading moderator St. Christina Grammar School, Chicago, since 1988. Member American Physical Therapy Association, Neurodevelopmental Treatment Association, National Spina Bifieda Association.

Background

Pesavento, Mari Jo was born on December 12, 1950 in Chicago, Illinois, United States. Daughter of Joseph R. and Mary Jo (Samelack) Q.

Education

Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy, University Health Science/Chicago Medical School, 1972.

Career

Clinical faculty, Northwestern University, Chicago, 1975-1977;pediatrics physical therapist, Cook County Hospital, Chicago, 1972-1974;pediatrics physical therapist, Medical Pers., Oak Lawn, since 1984;physical therapist, Brandecker Easter Seal, Chicago, 1974-1983;specialist, Kids in Motion, Midlothian, Illinois, 1990-1994;consultant, St. Francis Hospital, Blue Island, Illinois, 1986-1989;private practice, Pediatric Physical Therapy, Chicago, since 1985. Board directors Oak Lawn Hospital Health Care, 1976-1978.

Membership

Committee chairman Boy Scouts American Troop 617, Chicago, 1993-1994. Professional assistance member Winners for Wheels, Orland Park, 1994. Cheerleading moderator St. Christina Grammar School, Chicago, since 1988.

Member American Physical Therapy Association, Neurodevelopmental Treatment Association, National Spina Bifieda Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Avocations: scouting, theatre behind scenes, cheerleading moderator.

Connections

Married Robert J. Pesavento, March 16, 1974. Children: Michael, Lynne, Bobby, Lisa.