Tinee Furbert was educated at
Springfield College, where she obtained her Bachelor of Science in
Rehabilitation Services, and Master of Science in Occupational Therapy. She
has had post graduate training in neurodevelopment treatment, assistive
technology, durable medical equipment and she is a constant healthcare and
Mrs. Furbert has been a registered occupational
therapist since 1999 and continues to serve persons in the community in that
capacity having worked in skilled nursing facilities, private and public school
systems, a prison setting, general, psychiatric and senior specific hospitals. She
has experience working with populations of special needs pediatrics,
adolescent/adult mental health, neurology and senior and adult health.
Mrs. Furbert is a former Chairperson for the Council
for Allied Health Professions and former Chairperson for the Disability
Advisory Council in Bermuda. She has also served as a Commissioner for the
Mrs. Furbert is the co-founder of Bermuda's Working Women
Institute established in 2013. She is also a member of the Bermuda
Occupational Therapy Association, American Occupational Therapy Association,
and National Association of Healthcare Advocacy Consultants. She maintains her
National Board of Occupational Therapy Certification. Mrs. Furbert is married to Shawn and is the proud
mother of Brazil and Skyla Furbert.
Mrs. Furbert is highly involved with her community
having volunteered with many organizations. She also enjoys providing workshops
to healthcare professionals and caregivers in the community.