Ali Crooker, M.S. OTR/L, is a full-time occupational therapist at StoreySmith. She graduated from the University of New England in Portland, ME and has always had a passion to work in pediatrics. Prior to getting her master’s degree, Ali worked with kids in an educational setting as an art teacher and an outdoor educator, as well as in adaptive sports including, skiing, snowboarding, and cycling. She continues to volunteer with Portland Wheelers and Horizon’s Adaptive Ski program in Maine. As an occupational therapy student, Ali had the opportunity to complete one of her fieldworks at Spring Harbor Hospital, on the Developmental Disabilities Unit with kids ranging from ages 5-21. She was able to work with kids throughout the day both in their school environment as well as their daily living environments. Ali is excited to work with kids to help them thrive in their natural environments through client centered and play driven therapy. Outside of work, Ali enjoys biking, making art, sewing, playing pickleball, and spending time with friends and loved ones.