Posted on May 15, 2015
Where did you go to school? Oregon State University for undergraduate, University of Colorado (Denver, CO) for PT school.
What is your hometown? Corvallis, OR
Tell us about your family! I was born and raised here in Corvallis and am lucky enough to still have most of my family here. I am also very excited be getting married this summer and be able to go on an amazing honeymoon to Europe! We also have two cats that keep us on our toes.
What are your hobbies or favorite activities? I love to run, hike, and play soccer whenever I get the chance. I also really enjoy reading and am trying to take up quilting!
Why did you choose Physical Therapy? Why do you like working at Corvallis Sport and Spine? I am fascinated by the way the human body works and I love being able to use my knowledge to help people learn to move without pain and get back to whatever their “sport” is! I love CSSPT because of the positive energy. Anyone who walks in the door is instantly met with a smile!
What are your favorite types of patients to treat or areas of interest? I love working with high school athletes, runners, and people who just had surgery as well as anyone who is interested in getting rid of pain and moving a little bit better.
What is your favorite exercise? I love band walks! Challenging your hip stabilizers and core is important for everyone, especially runners!
What’s in your purse right now? A book, snacks, headphones, wallet
What’s playing on your ipod for a great workout? Spotify playlists created by my fiancé – anything from Taylor Swift to Modest Mouse can get me pumped up!
What’s your guilty pleasure TV show? Friends – thank you Netflix!