2017 Orthopedic PTA

Tara Spaw Fronczek PTA

Tara Spaw Fronczek is a 2011 graduate of California University of Pennsylvania, where she was chosen as the Outstanding PTA Senior. Tara has focused her continuing education courses on Pilates based Physical Therapy and John F. Barnes Myofascial Release, and is thrilled to start this new endeavor with Nxt Gen Institute. Tara enjoys being active while practicing yoga, Pilates, and running. She also holds a Bachelors of Arts degree in Dance from Point Park University.

Kris Berry PTA

My name is Kris Berry. I have been a PTA for 2 years now, and also hold a Bachelors degree in Exercise Science. I currently work in a busy outpatient clinic outside of Columbus, OH which sees a wide variety of diagnoses. Last year I became TPI Certified and have initiated a golf fitness program with my current company.

Jessica Shrader PTA

My name is Jessica Shrader. I am an LPTA in Richmond, Virginia with Pivot Physical Therapy. I went to Wytheville Community College for my AAS in PTA, Virginia Tech for my Bachelor’s in Nutrition and Exercise, and have begun my Master’s in Healthcare Administration. I am married and have a 6 year old son. When I’m not working I run and am currently training for another half marathon.

KeVonte M. Cockrill PTA

KeVonte M. Cockrill originally from Nashville, Tennessee currently practicing in Baltimore, Maryland in Skilled Nursing Facility where I specialize in Lymphedema Management and Vestibular
Therapy: licensed in Maryland, Pennsylvania, and (seeking) California.Education:
2009-Tennessee State University- B.B.A. in HealthcareTechnology
2016-Baltimore City Community College- A.A.S. in Physical Therapist Assistant
2017- Southern New Hampshire University- candidate for M.B.A. in Healthcare Informatics
Certification in Edema Solutions for Wound Specialist (Cert. ESWS)
Certification in Lymphedema Lower Extremity (Cert. LLE)
Certification in Stroke Rehabilitation

Nadene Forbes PTA

I have a background in computerized office management. I started with my company in the front office in 2005. The opportunity arose to help as an exercise tech and I Loved It. I went back to school and earned my PTA degree in 2011. I love going to work every day and enjoy learning new techniques and resources to help my patients succeed in returning to their PLOF or better.

Brittany Dillard PTA

Brittany Dillard currently resides in her hometown in Delaware. She graduated from Delaware Tech in the PTA program in 2015. Brittany is currently working at Pivot Physical Therapy, splitting her time between the Dover & Smyrna Clinics. She enjoys spending time with her friends and ever growing family. Excited to advance her knowledge and skills as a PTA to help improve overall ability and patient care.

David Standley PTA

David Standley, PTA, LSVT Big – I got into physical therapy because I love helping people achieve their goals. When I work with patients my approach is to ask them to “let me know what you need and I’ll do what I can to help make it happen.” I like to be in an environment where I can celebrate with patients in their successes.I received my Bachelor of Science in Health, Physical Education and Exercise Science from Virginia Commonwealth University and I went on to receive my Associate of Applied Science as a Physical Therapist Assistant from ECPI University, Medical Careers Institute. After I began working for Tidewater (now Pivot) I took a course to become certified in LSVT Big, and treatment protocol designed to help patients with Parkinson’s address the motor deficits associated with the disease. I enjoy working with all types of patients but like my day to have a mix of both orthopedic and neurological conditions (especially Parkinson’s). I like to have variety in my day and getting to work with different…

Holly Lohr PTA

Hello My name is Holly Lohr I am a PTA at Pivot Physical Therapy in Pittsburgh, PA. I graduated from California University of PA in 2013. I absolutely love my job and looking forward to expanding my knowledge with this class.

Erin Grondin PTA

Erin Grondin, PTA from Galesburg, IL. I graduated from Illinois Central College in 2010. I currently work at Cottage Rehab and Sports Medicine OP clinic.

Erin Woolley PTA

Erin Woolley is practicing in Frederick, Maryland with Pivot Physical Therapy. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology from the University of Maryland, College Park in 2014. From there she went to Carroll Community College in Westminster, MD to receive her Physical Therapist Assistant Degree. Erin has also interned at Walter Reed National Military Medical Center working with our wounded warriors in the Military Advanced Training Center. Outside of work, Erin enjoys traveling, exercising, and volunteering. In 2014 she coordinated a bone marrow registration drive for the Delete Blood Cancer Organization. Erin is also a certified scuba diver and loves to explore new countries!