Liz moved to north Spokane in 2001 to work in the Gonzaga University Athletic Department. From there she received her Master’s degree in Athletic Administration (2006). In 2012, she graduated with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy degree (DPT) from AT Still University. After graduation, she joined the Therapeutic Associates team and completed their Orthopedic Residency Program in 2015.
Liz had the opportunity to return to Gonzaga University Athletics as a Physical Therapist in 2016-2018, working as part of the Student-Athlete Health and Wellness team. She continues to work with patients of all ages using her certifications in Nutrition, Strength and Conditioning (CSCS), the Functional Movements systems (FMS, SFMA) and Concussion management. Liz has recent training in Myofascial Release, which has been helpful in treating chronic illnesses such as Chronic Fatigue Syndrome/ME and Fibromyalgia.
Liz enjoys (road) cycling around Green Bluff, hiking in the Spokane/North Idaho region, and traveling to warmer climates as often as possible. She currently lives in north Spokane with her husband, two children, and two (rescue) dogs.