In 2006, Mrs. Miranda Ferfuson received her bachelors of science in biology from Texas A&M University. In 2011, she recieved her masters of occupational therapy from The University of Texas Medical Branch. As an occupational therapist, Mrs. Ferguson is currently working for Easter Seals East Texas.
Occupational therapists focus on assisting the clients that they serve to engage in meaningful daily activities despite the impairments or limitations that the client faces. Mrs. Ferguson values working with the AgrAbility team because their purpose is to assist individuals in the agriculture community to continue in their desired occupation of farming despite their disability. She contributes her expertise by providing information about the farmer/rancher’s disability to the team, completing in-home assessments, assisting in farm/ranch assessments, assisting in identifying equipment adaptations will improve functional performance of the individual, assisting with writing up reports, providing medical reasons/justifications for equipment needs, marketing to medical community, and assisting in training new assessment team members.