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Andrew Mattle, PT, DPT

Andrew Mattle, PT, DPT
President

Andy Mattle Graduated with his BS in Physical Therapy from the University at Buffalo in 1991. He also, received his Certificate in Orthopaedic Manual Therapy from The Gulf Coast Physical Therapy Institute in 1991. He received his Doctorate in Orthopedic Physical Therapy from Daemen College in 2008. In 1994, Andy co-founded Physical Therapy Professionals, PC. They provide outpatient, home care, school based, and community home based Physical Therapy services in multiple locations in and around Livingston County. He has been active and involved in various capacities in the PT committee and "Alliance" community since 1994.

Jeff Woodrich, PT

Jeff Woodrich, PT
Vice-President - Buffalo Region


University of Buffalo 1991
Member - American Physical Therapy Association
Member - New York Physical Therapy Association
Immediate Past President - Physical Therapy Alliance of Upstate NY -
Jan 2013 to December 2016
Task Force Member - NYPTA Practice Act
Partner - Buffalo Rehab Group Physical Therapy

Michael P. Huson, PT, DPT, OCS

Michael P. Huson, PT, DPT, OCS
Treasurer

Owner of Huson Physical Therapy in Geneva, NY. He received his BS from Ithaca College in 2000 and MS in Physical Therapy from Ithaca College in 2001. He earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from AT Still University in 2008. He is a Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, and is a Clinical Assistant Professor at Nazareth College. Mike is also a member of the American Physical Therapy Association, New York Physical Therapy Association, and The Alliance of Independent Physical Therapists.

Patrick S. Privatera, MS, PT, ATC

Patrick S. Privatera, MS, PT, ATC

President of LeRoy Physical Therapy and Athletic Training PLLC, with locations in LeRoy, Batavia, and Gananda-Walworth. A 1996 graduate of Ithaca College's physical therapy program, Pat previously served as the Secretary before serving as President of the Physical Therapy Alliance of Upstate NY in 2008-2013. He earned his certification as an athletic trainer in 2000 from the Board of Certification of the National Athletic Trainers Association. Pat and his wife, Maureen, reside in LeRoy, NY with their four children.

Marcia Miller Spoto PT, DC, OCS

Marcia Miller Spoto PT, DC, OCS

Owner of STAR Physical Therapy PLLC, in Fairport, NY. She received her Bachelor's Degree in Physical Therapy from Daemen College and Doctor of Chiropractic Degree from Palmer College. She is a Certified Orthopedic Specialist through the American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties. Marcia is a Professor of Physical Therapy at Nazareth College of Rochester. She lives in Pittsford with her husband John. They have six children.

Alanna Pokorski, PT, DPT

Alanna Pokorski, PT, DPT

Senior Vice President of Sports Physical Therapy of NY, PC. Alanna received her Bachelor’s Degree in Physical Therapy from Daemen College and Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Arcadia University. She manages eleven locations from Buffalo to Saratoga Springs and is the director of social media/marketing for Sports PT. Alanna also serves as Treasurer for the Western District of the New York Physical Therapy Association, and is an annual guest lecturer at University at Buffalo Physical Therapy Department. She resides in Amherst with her husband, Brian, and their two children.

   
Kevin Nellis, PT

Kevin Nellis, PT

Kevin Nellis, PT is a 1983 Graduate of Ithaca College with a Bachelor's Degree in physical therapy. He has been a physical therapist for 33 years. He is co-owner of Physical Therapy Plus (25 years) which has four offices in CNY. He has participated in continuing education courses following the training of Cyriax and Maitland as well as other courses focusing on manual spinal techniques. He has completed a series of courses to train in the McKenzie approach to spinal disorders. He is proficient with shoulder and knee examination and treatment including total joint rehabilitation. Kevin has many years of experience with ergonomics, job site analysis, and functional capacity evaluation. He is a member of the American Physical Therapy Association and NY State Chapter. He is president of My Hometown Physical Therapy in Syracuse, NY.

   
Lynn Steenberg, PT

Lynn Steenberg, PT

Lynn Steenberg is President & CEO of Sports Physical Therapy of New York, PC (Sports PT). Sports PT is one of the largest, independently-owned physical therapy provider in New York State with 12 locations from Buffalo to Saratoga. The 85 employees of Sports PT are comprised of over 34 licensed physical therapists, and a dedicated support team that rounds out the overall patient experience from scheduling to billing. Sports PT provides comprehensive rehabilitation programs for people of all ages addressing individual's needs following surgery or for chronic conditions. Using evidence-based treatment, Sports PT's clinical team help people improve motion, reduce pain, reduce swelling, increase muscle strength, improve endurance, restore function and prevent disability.

Lynn earned a degree in Physical Therapy from Ithaca College in 1978 and has been working in the healthcare field since. She became nationally certified in athletic training in 1979 and began her sports medicine management career at Cornell in 1981, where she was the supervisor of the Physical Therapy Department. In 1986 Lynn returned to Syracuse to open Onondaga Sports Medicine Center where she started the first sports medicine outreach program for local athletes. In 2005 she founded Sports Physical Therapy of New York, PC.

In 2012, Sports PT received the Excellence in Healthcare Award from Columbia University and was ranked the 15th best small company in New York in 2011. Sports PT was named one of the Best Small Companies in Central New York in 2013 and received the Excellence in Healthcare Award in 2015.

Lynn is a member of the Women Presidents Organization and the National Association of Professional Women. She is a former member of the Board of Directors of the Hospice Foundation of CNY serving six years as secretary. Additionally, Lynn was an active member of the Regional Board of the American Red Cross and served as the secretary of the Board of Directors of the local chapter for six years, receiving the Clara Barton Award for Exceptional Volunteer Leadership. Lynn is a Nottingham High School Hall of Fame Inductee. Additionally, she received the Ann Michel Entrepreneur Award in 2014 and the Outstanding Mentor at the Successful Business Women Awards in 2016.

In addition to her Sports PT success, in 2010, Lynn, along with her son Ryan, started FORE Performance, Rochester's premier golf fitness and personal performance facility. This unique sport-specific training experience is designed to promote athletic ability and personal fitness by focusing on the development of human movement.


 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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