Kathy was born and raised in Phoenix, Arizona. She attended the University of Arizona and played in the Pride of Arizona before transferring to Northern Arizona University to earn her Masters in Physical Therapy in 1992. She has spent her entire career in outpatient orthopedic physical therapy and enjoys seeing patients from age 4 weeks to 94 years old. She is SFMA I and II certified, certified in dry needling, has done work hardening and ergonomic assessments and firmly believes in the power of manual therapy and the importance of patient involvement in their recovery and rehabilitation. Outside of work Kathy enjoys hiking and camping and traveling with her husband. She is an avid sports fan (Go Cats!) and relaxes by playing piano.