By Emily Delzell
James Newberry Jr, BOCP, BOCO, BOCPD, a practitioner and board member for the Board of Certification/Accreditation (BOC) died June 27. He worked for more than 40 years at Mahnke’s Orthotics Prosthetics in Oakland Park, FL, where he was a practitioner, owner, and most recently, director of orthotics/prosthetics.
Newberry served the BOC in numerous capacities, including chair of its board of directors and interim executive director.
He was also a facility accreditation site surveyor, a video practical exam reviewer, and a test development volunteer for the BOC’s orthotist, prosthetist, and pedorthist exams.