HealthPoint Staff

Sherry Leggett
Kelleigh Allen
Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy
Kelleigh graduated in 2000 with a Bachelors in Physical Therapy from Medical College of Ohio in consortium with The University of Toledo. She has 11 years of skilled nursing experience with an emphasis on geriatric rehabilitation and geriatric community re-integration. Kelleigh enjoy working with medically complex patients in both acute and post acute settings.
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Jim Androsik
Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy, Certified MDT
Jim has been practicing Physical Therapy for the past 20 years. Focusing on outpatient orthopedics especially spine care where he became certified as a Mckenzie Therapist in 2008. Jim graduated from University of Findlay in 1997 with a bachelors of science in physical therapy, and Stark State college in 1992 with an associates degree in physical therapy assistance. Jim enjoys working out daily to include weight training, running and participates in 5k races.
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Merry Boothroyd
Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy, Certified Hand Therapist
Merry is a 1995 graduate of Cleveland State University’s occupational therapy program. She became a Certified Hand Therapist in 2003 and also enjoys working with the neurologic population. As an avid gardener and amateur musician, Merry brings unique insight to the treatment disorders related to these activities. Merry also enjoys reading, hiking and biking.
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Jeremy Brantner
Master's Degree in Exercise Physiology, CES Certified, CSCS
Jeremy is a Health & Wellness Specialist and coordinates Sports Specific Programs. He received his Master's of Science in Exercise Physiology from the University of Akron.
Health & Wellness
Sports Specific Training
Sara Brenneman
Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy
Sarah received her Bachelor of Science in Occupational Therapy from The Ohio State University in 1983. She has over 16 years experience in the treatment of neurological and orthopedic injuries with a strong interest in Stroke Rehabilitation. Sarah currently works on the Inpatient Rehab floor at WCH. Her interests outside of work include gardening,spending time with family and traveling to new places.
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Jamie Butcher
Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology
Jamie Butcher graduated with a Master's degree from University of Akron in 2004 in Speech Language Pathology. She has a wide variety of experience with patients from 15 months to geriatrics in communication and swallowing disorders. Areas of interest include articulation and orofacial myology disorders (tongue thrust). Her interest outside of speech therapy is photography.
SLP
Jessica Conard
Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology
Jessica received her Masters Degree from Kent State University and her Bachelors Degree from The Ohio State University. Jessica has expertise in swallowing and voice evaluation/therapy with additional certifications in Vital Stim & facial muscle exercise programs, flexible Fiberoptic Endoscopic Evaluation for Swallowing, rigid scope laryngeal evaluations, and Deep Pharyngeal Neuromuscular Stimulation. Jessica has experience with speech, language, cognitive therapies & pediatric feeding. Jessica is a wife and mother and is involved in Wooster Church of the Nazarene.
SLP
Brian Coote
Masters in Buisness Administration, CSCS, PT
Manager, Soccer, Overhead Athletes, Runners & Multisport Athletes
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Jill Cross
Bachelor's Degree in Allied Medical Professions, Certified MDT
Jill Cross is a 1991 Physical Therapy graduate of The Ohio State University. She became credentialed in mechanical diagnosis and treatment of the spine through the international McKenzie Institute in 2006. She especially has a passion for good customer service. Jill also enjoys water activities such as boating, swimming, skiing and vacationing at the beach.
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Nicole Dordea
Master's Degree in Physical Therapy
Nicole graduated in 2002 from Walsh University with a Masters of Science in Physical Thearpy Degree. She has been working at Wooster Community Hospital since 2003. Her areas of expertise include post op orthopedics, geriatrics, and acute care. Nicole is married with 2 sons and loves spending time with her family.
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Angela Elliott
Licensed Massage Therapist
Angela graduated from massage therapy school at Knox County Career in Mt. Vernon and Timberlake studies in 2003. Her specialties include; trigger point therapy, myofacial release, pregnancy massage, hot stone, and relaxation. Outside of work she enjoys walking, jogging out doors, reading, and being with her family
Massotherapy
Megan Fair
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Megan graduated from Stark State College in 2009 with an Associate's Degree in Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Technology. She began working for Wooster Hospital PRN in 2009 and became a full staff member March 2013 in the Transitional Care Unit (TCU). Megan enjoy working with patients of all ages to help them gain independence in their daily tasks.
PTA
Amy Frase
Bachelor's Degree in Athletic Training, ATC
Amy graduated with her BS in athletic training from Capital University. She is currently working as an athletic trainer for Dr. Chicorelli. She lives in Smithville with her husband, and enjoys attending Ohio State games.
ATC
Justin Gasser
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Justin is a 2008 graduate of Stark State College with an Associate's degree in Physical Therapy. Since graduating, he has primarily focused on outpatient orthopedics and has taken a special interest in spine pathology and the treatment of athletes. In his free time, Justin enjoys strength training, running, and spending time with family and friends.
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Heather Geiser
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Heather has been employed by Wooster Community Hospital since 2007. She obtained her Associate’s degree in Applied Science from Kent State University, East Liverpool in 2001. She currently resides in Kidron with her husband and 3 children. Her special interests include Total Knee and Total Hip Replacements, and Aquatic Therapy. Heather is currently pursuing her Bachelor’s in Health Sciences from Muskingum University.
PTA
Fran George
Bachelors in Education
AEA (Aquatic Exercise Association) Certified Aquatic Instructor), ACE (American Council on Exercise) – Certified Personal Trainer
Health & Wellness
Wayne Gerrick
Bachelor of Arts in Athletic Training, ATC
Wayne Gerrick received a Bachelor of Arts degree in Athletic Training from Capital University in 2002. Since graduating he has been a clinical and high school athletic trainer with experience in treating patient's of all ages and athletes at every level of competition. He is currently the athletic trainer for the Wooster Oilers hockey team and Wooster High School. When Wayne is not working he enjoys the outdoors, playing sports, and spening time with his family and friends.
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Kristina Gianotto
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Kristina is a 2004 graduate of North Central State College. Kristina enjoys working with a variety of patient diagnoses. As Clinical Coordinator, she organizes and assists students with their clinical experiences. Kristina resides in Wooster with her husband and children.
PTA
Jessica Glenbocki
Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy
Jessica graduated from Cleveland State University in 2008 with a Master’s in Occupational Therapy. She enjoys working with pediatric and orthopedic clients, and has post-graduate training in the theory and principles of sensory integration intervention. When not treating clients, she enjoys hiking, biking, and traveling with her husband.
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Eric Graham
Doctorate of Physical Therapy, OCS, CSCS
Eric is a 1992 graduate of Bowling Green State University with a B/S in Education/Sports Management.He graduated from Slippery Rock University with a Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2000. He has continued in his education to become Vestibular Certified, Orthopedic Certified, and a Strength and Conditioning Specialist. He is married and lives in Creston with his wife and three sons. In his free time, Eric enjoys working out, running with his wife and church functions.
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Tricia Halenar
Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology
Tricia received her master’s degree from The University of Akron School of Speech-Language Pathology in 2007. She is currently working towards obtaining MBSImP (Modified Barium Swallow Impairment Profile) certification, which would designate her to provide a standardized approach and a high level of proficiency in assessment of swallowing disorders. Her professional interests include: Aphasia/Stroke Rehabilitation, Apraxia, Communication disorders resulting from traumatic brain injury Dysarthria, Dysphagia, and Neurological Disorders.
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Sean Hartzler
Masters in Physical Therapy, ATC
Sean graduated from Marietta College in 1997 with a BS degree in Sports Medicine and obtained a MS from Ohio University in 1998. Following that Sean served as the athletic trainer for Orrville High School for 7 years until earning his MS degree in Physical Therapy in 2005. Sean has experience in rehabilitating athletes at both the high school and collegiate levels in all sports. Sean currently resides in Orrville with his two children.
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Sheila Harvey
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Sheila Harvey graduated from North Central State College in 2004. She is going on her 8th year of working in acute care at Wooster Community Hospital. She enjoys working with the geriatric population by encouraging mobility during their hospital stay to prepare them for a safe discharge.
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Shellie Head
Certified Spinning Instructor, Certified Wellness & Fitness Coach
ACE (American Council on Exercise – Certified Personal Trainer
Health & Wellness
Diane Jackson
Associate's Degree in Occutpational Therapy Assisting
Upone graduating from Stark State College in 2007 with an Associate's Degree in Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Technology, Diane started working at Wooster Community Hospital. She enjoys working with a wide range of patients with training in acute care, orthopedics, and pediatrics in various settings.
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Emily Kulla
Associate's Degree in Occutpational Therapy Assisting
Emily graduated from Stark State College in 2005 with an Associates degree in Applied Science in Occupational Therapy Technology, she also graduated from Kent State University in 2000 with an Associates degree in Liberal Arts. In 2007 Emily was hired here at WCH with a focus on Inpatient Rehabilitation.
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Michelle Kunkle
Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy
Michelle is a 2001 occupational therapy graduate of Cleveland State University, and has been a part of WCH since. In 2005 she became certified in aquatic therapy. She has special interest in working with traumatic head injuries and sport injuries. She is versatile working with orthopedic, neuromuscular, pediatric, and cancer patients. She is a member of the WCH cancer committee. Shelley and her family enjoy camping, hiking and biking.
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Beth Ladrach
Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology
Beth graduated from the college of Wooster in 1982 with a B.S. in communications. Then graduated from the University of Michigan with a M.S. in Speech Pathology in 1985. She has a wide variety of experience with patients from infants to geriatrics in communicatin, feeding, and swallowing disorders. Areas of interest includes pediatric feeding/swalloing, and autism. She lives with her husband and two sons in Wooster and helps to run their certified organic farm
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Jennifer Lehman
Licensed Massage Therapist
Jennifer is a licensed massotherapist who specializes in Relaxation, Pregnancy & Deep Tissue Massage.
Massotherapy
April Manley
Associate's Degree of Science in Physical Therapy Assisting
April has worked as a Physical Therapist Assistant for Wooster Community Hospital since 1997. She enjoys working with varying types of patients from the young athlete to the older adult struggling with balance and strength issues. April is married and has three daughters. She is also involved at her church and enjoys being with family and friends in her spare time.
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Amy Mast
Bachelor's Degree in Athletic Training, ATC, CPT
Amy Mast graduated from Malone University where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Sport Science and became a Certified Athletic Trainer and Certified Personal Trainer. While at Malone, she played soccer and ran track. She has been an Athletic Trainer in both the high school and collegiate arena. Her areas of expertise include injury prevention and rehabilitation, improving strength, speed, agility, and ultimately character in athletes of all ages.
ATC, Personal Trainer
Stacy Mathis
Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy
Stacey graduated from The Ohio State University in 2001 with a degree in occupational therapy. She began working at Wooster Community Hospital in 2005. Her special interests include working with patients in the acute care and inpatient rehab settings. She ejoys helping people regain independence with daily activities for a safe return home. She lives in Wooster with her husband and three kids and enjoys vacations at the beach.
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Kim McFarren
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting, Licensed Massage Therapist
Kim graduated in 2002 from the Ohio College Of Massotherapy with an Associates Degree in Massotherapy. Kim is trained in Deep tissue massage, Myofascial Release, Pregnancy massage, and Hot Stone Massage Therapy. She graduated from North Central State College in 2008 with an Associates Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting. She specializes in manual therapy, combining massage and therapy to promote wellness. Kim is married with 2 sons and enjoys personal fitness and spending time with her family.
PTA
Massotherapy
Brian Musselman
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Brian graduated with honors in 2009 from North Central State College as an Assistant Physical Therapist. Member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society. Has an advanced certification in Health and Fitness. Strengths include manual therapy and evidence-based sports and orthopedic rehab. Lives in Wooster with wife Angela and daughter Kylee.
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Julie Nichols
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Julie has been part of the WCH Physical Therapy staff, as a licensed PTA since 2001. She graduated from North Central State College after earning her associate degree in applied science. Julie is certified as a clinical instructor and enjoys having PTA students. Her special interests include treating post op. shoulders, total knee replacements, athletes and balance disorders. Julie enjoys traveling and spending time with her 4 labs. Julie's goal is to return the patient to the highest level of functioning and have FUN along the way!
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Kim Nussbaum
Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Physiology
Kim Nussbaum has been employed at WCH since 2008 and has been involved in Corporate Wellness for over 3 years. Kim has a degree from the University of Akron in Exercise Science/Exercise Physiology. She is certified by the American Heart Association, Aerobic and Fitness Association of America, and Aquatic Exercise Association. Kim enjoys spending time with her family and being outdoors.
Health & Wellness
Erin Ransom
DPT, Doctorate of Physical Therapy
Erin graduated from Kent State University in 2007 with an undergraduate degree in Exercise Physiology. She then pursued her Doctorate in Physical Therapy at the University of Indianapolis graduating in 2010 with a focus in Orthopedics. She was married in 2008 and has one son. She was a three sport athlete at Wooster High School and is interested in sports and running injuries as well as orthopedics and video gait analysis.
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Linda Reed
Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy
Linda received her BS in physical therapy from Medical College of Georgia in 1981. She specializes in Pediatrics and School-Based Physical Therapy. Linda enjoys spending time with her grandsons and helping out with church activities.
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Holly Shaw
Licensed Massage Therapist
Holly attended The University of Akron and the Ohio College of Massotherapy. She is trained in myofascial release, precision neuromuscular treatment, deep tissue massage and Swedish massage. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her husband and two children, walking her dogs and riding horses.
Massotherapy
Corey Sipos
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Corey received his Associates degree in Physical Therapy Assisting from Pima Medical Institute in 2010. He enjoys treating patients in various settings, but has recently focused on skilled nursing. Corey is currently pursuing a Doctorate in Physical Therapy from University of Findlay. He lives in Wooster with his wife and two daughters.
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Angela Stoner
Master's Degree of Physical Therapy
Angela is a 2000 graduate of Bowling Green State University with a Bachelors degree in Gerontology and a minor in Biology. She then went on to earn her Masters Degree in Physical Therapy from Andrews University, in 2002. Angela started working for Wooster Community Hospital in 2003. She enjoys working with a variety of orthopedic conditions as well as balance and vestibular patients. Angela is married and has 2 daughters. She enjoys spending time with her family, making cards, and going on vacations.
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Katie Swartzentruber
MS, Master's Degree in Exercise Physiology, ACE/AFAA Certified
Exercise Physiology
Health and Wellness
Jennifer Tingley
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Jennifer Tingley graduated from North Central State College in 2010 and started working for Wooster Community Hospital in August 2010. She enjoys working on the Inpatient Rehab floor as a Physical Therapy Assistant.
Inpatient Rehab
Cindy Tizzano
Masters Degree in Physical Therapy
Cindy received her Masters of Science in Physical Therapy from Boston University in 1987. She has worked at Wooster Community Hospital since 2005, primarily in the acute care setting. She enjoys traveling and spending time with her family
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Kris Troup
Associate's Degree Physical Therapy Assisting
Kris Troup is a 1992 graduate of Stark Technical College. She specialize in Pediatrics and Rehabilitation working in the clinic and in a surrounding school system. Kris loves to hike in the National Forests.
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Shawn Troyer
Associate's Degree Physical Therapy Assisting
Sean graduated from North Central State College in 2006 with a degree in Physical Therapist Assistant licensed in both Ohio and Florida, Shawn enjoys working in the outpatient setting with patients complaining of neck and back pain, balance issues of all ages with a special interest in pediatric patients with developmental delays. He believes that living a balanced healthy lifestyle that promotes decreasing stress, proper eating habits contribute to an accelerated healing process for patients. Shawn enjoys biking, hiking and hitting the beach in Florida with his family.
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Stacy Viar
Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy
Stacey graduated from The Ohio State University in 2007 with an undergraduate degree in Health Sciences, specialized in geriatrics and gerontology. In 2009, she graduated from Tennessee State University with a Master's degree in Occupational Therapy. She enjoys working with the geriatric population.
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Jodi Wertz
Licensed Massage Therapist
Massotherapy
Kelly Yarman
Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy
Kelly graduated from The Ohio State University in 1995 with a degree in Physical Therapy. She has worked at WCH for 14 years total. Her area of expertise is neurological disorders, geriatrics, and acute care. In spare time, she enjoys spending time with her family.
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Lisa Yeagley
Master's Degree in Exericise, Leisure & Sports, ACT
Lisa graduated from Mount Union College in 2002 with a B.S. in athletic training. After college she worked as a graduate assistant at Kent State and received her masters degree in Exercise, Leisure, & Sport. Currently Lisa covers sports at Northwestern high school here in Wayne county. Personally she is married to Nick and has two girls, Alaina and Madalyn. In her free time she enjoys reading and spending time with her family.
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