Distinguished Alumni Awards
John R. Endwright Alumni Service Award
Vicki Scott - 2013
Vicki Scott graduated from Indiana University with a Bachelor’s of Science in Therapeutic Recreation before returning to earn her Masters of Science in 1981. Following graduation she accepted a position at Hook Rehabilitation Center in Indianapolis, Indiana as a recreational therapist, eventually becoming Program Manager in 1994. Her responsibilities included both inpatient units and the outpatient clinic. Within the past few months, she accepted a role with the Commission on Accreditation of Rehabilitation Facilities (CARF) based in Tucson, Arizona and she is working as a CARF Resource Specialist.
Ms. Scott is very active in Indiana University and her profession. She served several terms as a member of the School of Public Health Alumni Association Board of Directors, she was elected President of the Indiana Therapeutic Recreation Association, and she served as the treasurer and co-chairperson of the public policy committee for the Recreation Therapists of Indiana (RTI). During her time with RTI, she was honored as the outstanding professional within the organization in 2003 and 2004. In addition, she has served as a Board Member at Large, Treasurer, and most recently as the President for the American Therapeutic Recreation Association.