Montclair State University – B.S. Health Education
Winston Salem State University – M.S. Rehabilitation Counseling
10 years as high school Athletic Trainer, Certified treating high school, college, and professional athletes.
Providing Athletic Training services for Charlotte Mecklenburg High School Football, 2000-2009.
9 years treating orthopedic injuries and post-surgical patients in an outpatient clinic for Orthopaedic Therapy Associates, Arlington, VA.
5 years treating orthopedic injuries and post-surgical patients, providing work conditioning and FCE services in an outpatient clinic for Carolina’s Physical Therapy Network, Charlotte, NC.
15 years treating providing work conditioning and performing Functional Capacity Evaluations in an outpatient clinic for Miller Orthopaedic Clinic and OrthoCarolina, Charlotte, NC. Developed and implemented the Work Conditioning and Functional Capacity Evaluation programs.
Certified Athletic Trainer – Board of Certification for Athletic Trainers
Licensed Athletic Trainer – NC Board of Athletic Trainer Examiners
Certifies Strength and Conditioning Specialist – National Strength Coaches Association
Certified Work Capacity Evaluator – Matheson Education and Training Solutions
Certified Lift Capacity Evaluator – EPIC Rehab
Member International Association of Rehabilitation Professionals
Member NC Association of Rehabilitation Professionals
OrthoCarolina Catalyst Award
Attended multiple continuing education programs
Critical Thinking Skills for the Functional Capacity Evaluator
Functional Capacity Evaluation for Acquired Brain Injury
Work Hardening and Work Conditioning
Post-Offer, Pre-Placement Testing, and Job Analysis
ADA Basic Building Blocks
Applied Ergonomics Program
Maitland Basic Peripheral Mobilization
Progressive Goal Attainment Program (PGAP®)
Graded Motor Imagery
Mechanical Diagnosis & Therapy - Lumbar spine
Yoga for Therapeutic Rehabilitation
Tai Chi for Arthritis
Integrated Neuromuscular Re-Education Muscle Energy Therapy and Positional Release