Rehab Staff

At HealthPoint we value you as our customer and we are so pleased to be able to provide you with a place that you can come and exercise and receive services from Wooster Community Hospital. One way we do this is through assembling a great team to assist you during your visit.

Our Staff

Corey Sipos
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Specialty: Corey received his Associates degree in Physical Therapy Assisting from Pima Medical Institute in 2010. He played collegiate soccer at the University of Akron, where he also earned a B.S in biology. He then furthered his education by pursuing his Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of Findlay in 2015. He enjoys treating various orthopedic injuries as wells and neurological conditions. In his free time he enjoys running, playing soccer, and spending time with his family. He lives in Wooster with his wife and two daughters. Focus: Physical Therapy Assistant
Megan Fair
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Specialty: 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. Focus: Physical Therapy Assistant
Stacy Viar
Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy
Specialty: 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. Focus: Occupational Therapy
Kelleigh Allen
Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy
Specialty: 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. Focus: Physical Therapy
Jessica Conard
Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology
Specialty: 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. Focus: Speech Language Pathology
Shawn Troyer
Associate's Degree Physical Therapy Assisting
Specialty: 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. Focus: Physical Therapy Assistant
Brian Musselman
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Specialty: Brian graduated with honors in 2009 from North Central State College as an Assistant Physical Therapist. Member of the Phi Theta Kappa Honor Society while at NCSC. He is a Certified Speed Specialist through the National Academy of Speed and Explosion. He is also a Certified Personal Trainer through the National Academy of Sports Medicine. Will graduate in May 2016 with a B.S. in Wellness and Fitness from the University of California in Pennsylvania. Strengths include evidence-based rehabilitation, orthopedic therapy and sports medicine rehab. Lives in Wooster with wife Angela and daughter Kylee. Focus: Physical Therapy Assistant
Erin Ransom
DPT, Doctorate of Physical Therapy
Specialty: 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 has continued her education becoming a Functional Movement Specialist and enjoys working with athletes and returning players to sport. She was married in 2008 and has two sons. Focus: Physical Therapy
Wayne Gerrick
Bachelor of Arts in Athletic Training, ATC
Specialty: 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. Focus: Athletic Training Sub-Focus: Outpatient
Stacy Mathis
Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy
Specialty: 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. Focus: Occupational Therapy
Tricia Halenar
Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology
Specialty: 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. Focus: Speech Language Pathology
Sheila Harvey
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Specialty: 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. Focus: Physical Therapy
Sean Hartzler
Masters in Physical Therapy, ATC
Specialty: 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. Focus: Physical Therapy
Sara Brenneman
Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy
Specialty: 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. Focus: Occupational Therapy
Nicole Dordea
Master's Degree in Physical Therapy
Specialty: 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. Focus: Physical Therapy
Michelle Kunkle
Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy
Specialty: 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. Focus: Occupational Therapy
Merry Boothroyd
Bachelor's Degree in Occupational Therapy, Certified Hand Therapist
Specialty: 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. Focus: Occupational Therapy
Linda Reed
Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy
Specialty: 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. Focus: Physical Therapy
Kristina Gianotto
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Specialty: 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. Focus: Physical Therapy Assistant
Kris Troup
Associate's Degree Physical Therapy Assisting
Specialty: 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. Focus: Physical Therapy Assistant
Kim McFarren
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting, Licensed Massage Therapist
Specialty: Kim graduated from The Ohio College Of Massotherapy. Kim is trained in Deep tissue massage, Myofascial Release, Pregnancy massage, and Hot Stone Massage Therapy. She also graduated from North Central State College in 2008 with an Associates Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting and has her Personal Training Certificate from NASM. 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. Focus: Physical Therapy Assistant Sub-Focus: Massotherapy
Kelly Yarman
Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy
Specialty: 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. Focus: Physical Therapy
Justin Gasser
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting, Certified Personal Trainer, Certified Corrective Exercise Specialist
Specialty: 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. Focus: Physical Therapy Assistant
Julie Nichols
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Specialty: 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 has been certified as a clinical instructor since 2004 and enjoys having PTA students. Her special interests include treating post op. shoulders, total knee replacements, and geriatrics. Julie's goal is to return the patient to the highest level of functioning and have FUN along the way! Focus: Physical Therapy Assistant
Jim Androsik
Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy, Certified MDT
Specialty: Jim has been practicing physical therapy for the past 24 years. Focusing on outpatient orthopedics especially spine care where he became a Certified McKenzie Therapist in 2008. Jim graduated from University of Findlay in 1997 with a Bachelor’s of Science in physical therapy and Stark State College in 1992 with an associate’s degree in physical therapy assistance. Jim maintains a healthy lifestyle through various types of fitness training. Focus: Physical Therapy
Jill Cross
Bachelor's Degree in Allied Medical Professions, Certified MDT
Specialty: 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. Focus: Physical Therapy
Jessica Glenbocki
Master's Degree in Occupational Therapy
Specialty: 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. Focus: Occupational Therapy
Heather Geiser
Associate's Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting
Specialty: 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. Focus: Physical Therapy Assistant
Jamie Butcher
Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology
Specialty: 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). She is VitalStim certified and Lee Silverman Voice Treatment certified. Her interest outside of speech therapy is photography. Focus: Speech Language Pathology
Eric Graham
Doctorate of Physical Therapy, OCS, CSCS
Specialty: Eric is a 1993 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, family time and church functions. Focus: Physical Therapy
Emily Kulla
Associate's Degree in Occutpational Therapy Assisting
Specialty: 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. Focus: Physical Therapy Assistant
Diane Jackson
Associate's Degree in Occutpational Therapy Assisting
Specialty: Upon 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. Focus: Occupational Therapy
April Manley
Associate's Degree of Science in Physical Therapy Assisting
Specialty: 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. Focus: Physical Therapy Assistant
Beth Ladrach
Master's Degree in Speech Language Pathology
Specialty: 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 Focus: Speech Language Pathology
Brian Coote
Masters in Business Administration, CSCS, SCS, PT
Specialty: Manager of Rehab, Health and Wellness and Corporate Care; APTA Sports Certified Specialist; NSCA- Certified Strength and Conditions Specialist; Soccer; Overhead Athletes; Runners & Multisport Athletes Focus: Physical Therapy
Cindy Tizzano
Masters Degree in Physical Therapy
Specialty: 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 Focus: Physical Therapy
Angela Stoner
Master's Degree of Physical Therapy, Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES)
Specialty: Angela is a 2000 graduate of Bowling Green State University with a Bachelor of Science degree in Gerontology and a minor in Biology. She then went on to earn her Master’s 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. She has been trained on the Neurocom Equitest Balance Master as well as Dartfish video analysis software. Angela is married and has 3 children, she enjoys spending time with her family and friends. Focus: Physical Therapy
Amy Mast
Bachelor's Degree in Athletic Training, ATC, CPT, CSCS
Specialty: 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. Focus: Athletic Training Sub-Focus: Personal Training