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Meet Our Team

Jennifer Lesko

Jennifer Lesko, PT, DPT

Clinical Director | Physical Therapist

Jennifer has been practicing as a physical therapist in Washington since 1999. She completed her post-graduate Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2013. She received her first graduate degree in 1999 from North Georgia College and State University with a Master’s of Science in Physical Therapy, prior to that she received a Bachelors in Science in Biology from Oregon State University in 1994.

Jennifer treats all ages and enjoys working with athletes and non-athletes where she incorporates wellness with treatment to improve an overall quality of life. She specializes in treating the whole body and person through education of body mechanics and her manual therapy skills.

Jennifer has recently returned to the West Seattle community to live with her new husband and teenage step Children. Prior to that she successfully owned/directed the Queen Anne clinic since 2004. She is very active in her professional association, frequently traveling to influence positive change for her patients and physical therapy.

Jennifer was born and raised in Anchorage, Alaska where she developed a passion for the outdoors. She was a varsity rower at Oregon State and has competed at a Masters level locally and nationally. She stays active doing winter sports, backpacking, biking, swimming and running. She loves to entertain and cook and finds inspiration checking out Seattle’s great restaurants.

Matthew Olson - Therapeutic Associates West Seattle Physical Therapy

Matthew Olson, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Matthew received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from the University of Puget Sound in 2011. A longtime resident of the Pacific Northwest, he joined the Therapeutic Associates team immediately after receiving his degree. His interests include cycling, hiking, and wildlife photography. He has participated in the Seattle to Portland and Seattle to Vancouver bike rides. Matthew specializes in orthopedic physical therapy and men’s health. He continues to further his professional education with courses in advanced manual therapy techniques and men’s pelvic rehabilitation.


Lina Sims, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Lina earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from The University of St. Augustine for Health Sciences, San Diego. Upon completion of her degree in 2013, she returned home to the PNW. Lina enjoys working with all patient populations, with focus on return to meaningful activities and optimal function. As a multi-sport enthusiast, she enjoys working with athletes of all ages. With emphasis on achieving patient goals, she uses a comprehensive treatment approach including manual techniques, biomechanics analysis and exercises prescription. Lina also specializes in working with patients with vestibular disorders. She continues to further her education with focus on Orthopaedic Certification and a Manual Therapy Certification through her university.

In her spare time, Lina enjoys kickboxing, cooking, exploring Seattle, and traveling with her husband Elliot.

Danielle Fredricks

Danielle Fredricks, PT, DPT

Physical Therapist

Danielle completed her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree at Northwestern University in Chicago, Illinois in 2015. Prior to that she attended Washington State University where she received her Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology. Born and raised in the Pacific Northwest, Danielle returned home upon completion of her doctoral program to begin her career with Therapeutic Associates. She has a special interest in treating patients with orthopaedic conditions, and looks forward to continuing her education in sports, orthopaedic, and manual therapy realms.

In her spare time, Danielle enjoys hiking, weight training, cooking, traveling, and cheering for the Cougs.

Terry Clements

Administrative Supervisor