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Rori Cooper Corbin, American therapeutic recreation specialist, educator, consultant. Certified therapeutic recreation specialist. New York State grantee, 1979-1980. Member of National Association of Female Executives, International Platform Association, New York State Recreation and Parks Society, National Recreation and Parks Association.

Background

Corbin, Rori Cooper was born on July 30, 1951 in New York City. Daughter of Charles Kneeland and Rose Elizabeth (Maggio) Cooper.

Education

Daughter of Charles Kneeland and Rose Elizabeth (Maggio) Cooper;m. William Ogden Corbin Junior, April 19, 1980. Bachelor, State University of New York, Purchase, 1973.

Master of Arts, New York University,1980. Certified therapeutic recreation specialist. Senior recreation therapist New York State Letchworth, Thiells, 1975-1986.

Consultant Corbin & Corbin Cons., Monroe, New York, 1986-1988. Director Our Lady of Mercy, Bronx, New York, 1988-1991. President Cooper-Corbin Consulting, Inc., 1991^.

Faculty member State University of New York, New Paltz, 1992^. Consultant behaviorist, researcher joint obesity studyU. Pennsylvania and Sandoz Pharmaceuticals. Founder, president FOOTINGS, Inc., 1993^.

Member guest faculty Keane College, New Jersey, 1981. Instructor, trainer New York Office Mental Retardation/Development Disabilities, 1981-1982. Writer, editor newsletter: The Fourth "r", 1983-1985.

Contributor weekly column The Tree of Life Bronx Times Reporter, 1990-1993. New York State grantee, 1979-1980.

Career

Senior recreation therapist New York State Letchworth, Thiells, 1975—1976. Consultant Corbin & Corbin Consultant, Monroe, New York, 1986—1988. Director Our Lady of Mercy, Bronx, 1988—1991.

President Cooper-Corbin Consulting Inc., since 1991. Faculty member State University of New York, New Paltz, since 1992. Consultant behaviorist & researcher, joint obesity study University Pennsylvania, Sandoz Pharmaceuticals.

Member guest faculty Keane College, New Jersey, 1981. Instructor & trainer New York Office Mental Retardation & Development Disabilities, 1981—1982. Founder & president FOOTINGS Inc., since 1993.

Membership

Member of National Association of Female Executives, International Platform Association, New York State Recreation and Parks Society, National Recreation and Parks Association.

Interests

  • Other Interests

    Gardening, bicycling, reading, camping.

Connections

Married William Ogden Corbin, April 19, 1980. Children: Drew Cooper, Laurel Foxworth, Joannah, J. Hope.