The Special CHEERS Board is made of individuals with a vested interest in the uniqueness of the services we provide.


Fritzi R. Glover-Strowmatt, OTR, OTD, C-SIPT, Occupational Therapist, Founder/President

Mrs. Fritzi is a native Texan and oldest of five children. As a college student, her career path was forever dramatically changed by the birth of her youngest sibling. Her sister, J, was born multiply involved with cerebral palsy, blindness, seizure disorder, non-ambulatory and non-verbal. Mrs. Fritzi continues to care for J in her home as her care provider and power of attorney.

Mrs. Fritzi has been an Occupational Therapist since 1988. She is married to fellow OT Chad Strowmatt. Together they have four children.

Chad Strowmatt, LOT, CDRS

Occupational Therapist,
Vice President

Chad Strowmatt earned a BS in OT in 1987 from Texas Tech University Health Sciences Center. In 1990, he became a TEA Licensed Teaching Assistant. He worked and help coordinate the driving program at TIRR. In 1993, he began a private practice clinic in driver rehabilitation. Currently, he is the President of Strowmatt Rehabilitation Services. 

Lori Hansard

Community Volunteer, Secretary


Karen Peace, CPA

Community Volunteer, Treasurer


Sarah Washington

Community Volunteer