What is your name?
What is your role at ARC Physical Therapy+?
Occupational Therapist at our South Kansas City Clinic
What year did you begin working at ARC Physical Therapy+?
Where are you from?
Where did you go to school?
I attended Pratt Community College, Fort Hays State University and KU Med
Who or what inspired you to get into the physical therapy/occupational therapy space?
Having the opportunity to provide care to help individuals get back to what they love, want, and need to do in their life.
What do you like most about your work at ARC Physical Therapy+?
The people I am surrounded by and learn from every day! The CHT Fellowship Program here at ARCPT+ allows me to dive deep into my studies to become a certified hand therapist and learn from the awesome CHT’s we have at our company.
What is one thing you wish everyone knew about the body or physical therapy/occupational therapy?
There is never one certain treatment for different pathologies. Everyone is different so our therapy interventions will depend on the person we are treating.
Are you involved with any outside organizations?
I am part of the Kansas City Hand Rehabilitation Special Interest Group. Here I get to further my knowledge and connect with other CHTs in our community!
What do you like to do in your free time?
I love to play guitar and piano. Fishing, hunting, working out, and trying out new places around Kansas City with my wife.
How do you like to celebrate a win or a good day?
Doesn’t matter what I am doing, but I love to be surrounded by people!
What is your favorite quote or saying?
Don’t tell me the sky is the limit when there are footprints on the moon.
Favorite Sports Team?
Chiefs, Royals, KU
Sweet or salty?
Coffee or tea?
Coffee… every day!
Beach or mountains?
Beach’n it, although I do love to snowboard.
Go out or stay in?
I am a huge fan of both depending on my mood
Anything else you’d like to share?
Fun fact, I have two different colored eyes. One blue and one green.