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Barb Kloetzke

Occupational Therapy Assistant Instructor

Contact Information

1019 South Knowles Ave.
New Richmond, WI 54017

E-mail Barb
800.243.9482 ext. 4306


A.A.S., St. Mary's Junior College; Minneapolis, Minn.
B.S., College of St. Catherine; St. Paul, Minn.
M.S., Broadview University; Salt Lake City, Utah


Barb Kloetzke is an occupational therapy assistant instructor at Wisconsin Indianhead Technical College's New Richmond campus.

With more than 30 years experience in the occupational therapy field, Barb has worked as a COTA in several parts of the county in rural and urban settings. She has also instructed in many different OTA programs, which has provided her with insight into the role of the OTA while developing teaching strategies to help students understand the course.

In her free time, Barb enjoys being outside, gardening and golfing. She also likes crafting, home improvement and spending time with family, friends and pets.

Barb Kloetzke, WITC Occupational Therapy Assistant Instructor


"The field of occupational therapy is expected to continue to grow in the next years. This is a wonderful hands-on career where you can work with people using your creative and critical thinking skills in a variety of settings and age groups." - Barb Kloetzke