Welcome to TOSS Board of
Philip C. La Puma, P.E.
Director and President, has over 40
years of management experience. He has owned his own
appraisal/consulting firm, was broker-owner of a Realty World office, was
a systems manager for Ticor Title, and was an
engineering director for Jeffries Banknote Company. He was CFO of
Time Lending, Inc. a private company, which he took public and maintained
all of it as a public company. He is a registered Professional
Industrial Engineer in California. He received his engineering
degree from Stanford University, and his MBA from the University of
Southern California. He is an experienced franchiser with over 12
years of experience working with franchisers in the direct mail and
mortgage industries. He is also a Certified Hypnotherapist, and an
International Hypnosis Federation member.
Cynthia A. La Puma
Secretary, Treasurer, and Director, is
Philip’s spouse and a TOS patient. She has had TOS for seven years. She has
had over 20 years of experience in medical office practice management and 5
years of experience as Office and Budget manager for New Student Services
at the California State University at Fullerton until her injury.
Molly J. Imel
Director, high school teacher, soccer
coach, and personal trainer with a degree inphysical
education, coaching and athletic training. A former competitive athlete
(soccer), who played incollege, traveled overseas
both as a player, and later as a head coach. Molly has coached soccer at the
youth, high school, club, and collegiate levels.
From 1999-2009, Molly has triumphed over 10 major surgeries, consisting ofover 50 inches of surgical incisions and over a
decade of rehabilitation. After 4 major spinal surgeries and 6 major TOS
surgeries, she is extremely passionate about supporting other TOS patients
with her experience, positiveencouragement and
inspirational attitude. Molly was diagnosed with severe bilateral neurogenic and vascular T.O.S. in 2002.
Molly has extensive knowledge about rehabilitation, nutrition, and
alternative/naturopathic medicine. She can be contacted at COACHIMEL@gmail.com.
has over 30 years of Management experience in the mortgage and title industry
with substantial experience in the origination and processing of consumer
finance and mortgage loans.
He is President of Nations Title Company of California, and Nations
Title Company of Nevada.
“MEDICAL BOARD OF ADVISORS”
TOSS Advisor, is a Certified Guided Imagery
Therapist, a Certified Clinical Hypnotherapist, and an International
Hypnosis Federation Instructor. She is a member of The International
Hypnosis Federation, Academy for Guided Imagery, Association for
Integrative Psychology, American Holistic Health Association, American
Association of for the Study of Mental Imagery, Association for Humanistic
Psychology, International Medical and Dental Hypnotherapy Association, and
The National Guild of Hypnotherapist. She works with TOS patients in pain
management and stress reduction.
Jamie, TOSS Advisor, is
currently the director of Womanology + RestoreHIM, a beautiful and unique
physical therapy and wellness clinic in downtown Fullerton.
This specialty clinic has a second extraordinary location in Irvine. Jamie earned her Bachelor
of Science degree in Exercise Physiology from California State
University, Chico. She left her
northern California roots to attend Chapman University in Orange,
California, where she earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree.
She is experienced in treating TOS patients.