Dr. Emily Reilly DHSc, M.S.OTR/L, ECHM

Vice Chairperson

Founder/CEO of Purposefully Home

Dr. Emily Reilly is an occupational therapist and Founder/CEO of Purposefully Home. She is passionate about supporting seniors to “Age in Place” and holds advanced certification in home modifications from the University of Southern California.

Dr. Reilly has collaborated with local Assisted living communities in supporting their fall prevention efforts through screenings and program development. Her primary responsibilities in leadership have included managing long-term care residents and acting as a member of the falls committee within the skilled nursing facility in which she worked. Currently, Dr. Reilly provides functional home assessments and consulting for home modifications to improve the quality of life for adults and seniors within their home.

Dr. Reilly continuously seeks ways to serve her community and serves on the Human Services Commission for the city of Scottsdale and as a Board Member for the state Occupational Therapy Association (ArizOTA). Dr. Reilly is an adjunct instructor at Midwestern University and Huntington University and loves sharing her passion and highlighting the potential for occupational therapy with students.

Dr. Reilly has a passion for empowering people to “Live Your Life with Purpose” and educating both peers and clients through mentorship, advocacy and holistic OT practice which fuels her to continue to make a difference in all those she meets.