Kelsy is originally from Molokai, Hawaii and recently graduated from Regis University in Denver, Colorado with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She received her BS in Exercise Science at Pacific University in Forest Grove. While at Pacific, she played volleyball as a middle-blocker and received NWC first team honors as a freshman and senior, and honorable mention her sophomore and junior year. She was also voted student-athlete of the week and most inspirational athlete in her last year.
During both undergrad and graduate school, Kelsy was active in research analyzing energy expenditure of handball players and developing a screening tool to detect functional decline in older adults. She enjoys working with people of all ages and has a special interest in sports performance and vestibular disorders. She strives to provide patient-centered care, focusing on individual goals in conjunction with evidence-based techniques to improve function and quality of life. She is eager to continue her education and further develop her manual therapy skills while at Therapeutic Associates to obtain her OCS, CSCS, and CMPT.
In her free time, Kelsy enjoys staying active playing volleyball, golf, and hiking with her husband Ben. She also loves painting and playing with her corgi June.