Dr. Trickey spent her career in a variety of health care settings specializing in physical dysfunction rehabilitation in hospital-based outpatient clinics, inpatient acute units, home care and geriatric settings, as well as some acute psychiatric experience early in her career. Across these settings, Dr. Trickey has developed management expertise by operating multidisciplinary rehabilitation programs, developing and operating hospital-based nursing homes, and offering management consulting to healthcare agencies in trouble. Dr. Trickey received her doctorate in occupational therapy from Chatham University, her MBA from Alfred University and her B.S. degree in occupational therapy from SUNY Buffalo. Dr. Trickey taught courses at higher education institutions including Alfred University, Alfred State College of Technology and Keuka College as an adjunct professor prior to joining Keuka College full-time in 2009.