Therapists / Treating Staff To learn more about our therapists and assisting staff, hover over their picture! Corporate therapists Trevor Pettingill, MPT, Owner Trevor Pettingill, MPT - Owner Trevor Pettingill is the owner and founder of Elite Physical Therapy. He graduated from the University of Utah with a Master of Physical Therapy degree in May 2004. He has worked with many athletes of all levels, and is particularly skilled in treating sports, overuse and running injuries. Trevor is a husband and father of five children. He is a life-long runner and competed in Track and Cross Country at the collegiate level. He competed in the Marathon Olympic Team Trials in 2004. In addition to running, he enjoys sports, music, golfing, camping, and spending time with family. Click here to contact us! Kathleen Vega, PT, DPT, OCS - Clinical Director, Graham Clinic Manager Kathleen Vega, PT, DPT, OCS - Clinical Director Attended: Army-Baylor University Doctoral Program in Physical Therapy in Fort Sam Houston, Texas. Served in: West Point, NY, Camp Humphreys, South Korea, and Joint Base Lewis McChord. Certifications: Board certified in Orthopedics, Functional Movement Screen (FMS), Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA). Trained in : Manual therapy techniques, vestibular rehabilitation, post-concussive care. Katie enjoys playing lacrosse, running, traveling and spending time with her husband, Dave, and two dogs, Copper and Louie. Click Here To Schedule! Physical Therapists Erica McMahon, PT, DPT - North Tacoma Clinic Manager Erica McMahon, PT, DPT - North Tacoma Clinic Manager Erica graduated from Clarke University with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2015, and shortly thereafter moved to Washington from Iowa. Her clinical interests include lumbar spine injuries along with lower extremity musculoskeletal diagnoses. Erica enjoys working with a wide variety of patients ranging from pediatric to geriatric. In her free time, Erica loves to travel, run, and hike with her husband and dog. Click Here To Schedule! Lauren Chappelle, PT, DPT - Bonney Lake Clinic Manager Lauren Chappelle, PT, DPT - Bonney Lake Clinic Manager Received Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Chapman University. Treatment philosophy: belief that each patient is unique with individualized concerns and goals. Hobbies: spending time in the outdoors hiking, camping, fishing, snowshoeing, snowboarding and exploring all that the Pacific Northwest has to offer. favorite sports teams: Mariners and Seahawks! Click Here To Schedule! Thomas Molyneux-Elliot, PT, DPT, Cert. MDT, South Tacoma Clinic Manager Thomas Molyneux-Elliot, PT, DPT, Cert. MDT - South Tacoma Clinic Manager School: University of Puget Sound, Doctorate of Physical Therapy, 2016. Treatment interests: musculoskeletal, neurological, vestibular and cardiopulmonary conditions. Certifications : Mechanical Diagnosis and Therapy (McKenzie Method). Hobbies : playing soccer, mountain biking, road cycling, golfing and building mountain bike trails. Click Here To Schedule! Physical Therapist Assistants Brynne Martinson, PTA Brynne Martinson, PTA School: GRCC, Physical Therapist Assistant, 1997. Experience: outpatient rehabilitation - has had the opportunity to work with patients on a large spectrum of conditions (pediatrics, cardiac rehab, strokes, joint replacement, etc). Hobbies: knitting, gardening, and riding her motorcycle. Brynne is on the Council for a local Boy Scout Troop, and volunteers for the BLHS Marching Band. She loves her family! Click Here To Schedule! Chip Moran, PTA Chip Moran, PTA School: Associates of Science Degree in Physical Therapy in 2007 from Polk State College. Experience: sports medicine and orthopedic injures, including working with NFL and MLB athletes. Certifications:Certified Personal Trainer-NASM, Precision Nutrition Certified, Certified Speed and Agility Coach, Titleist Performance Institute (TPI), Functional Movement Systems (FMS) and Selective Functional Movement Assessment (SFMA). Fun fact: played Semi-Pro baseball from 2003-2005 in Orlando, FL! Click Here To Schedule! Courtnay King, PTA Courtnay King, PTA Courtnay graduated from Green River Community College in 2015 with her associate’s degree as a Physical Therapist Assistant. She is passionate about treating a variety of orthopedic conditions and a wide variety of ages. She loves all animals and currently has a cat named Tank. In her spare time she enjoys spending time with her daughter and family, crafting, hiking, traveling, and being on the water. Click Here To Schedule! Michael Hadachek, PTA Michael Hadachek, PTA Mike Hadachek was born and raised in Washington. Mike attended Green River Community College and became a PTA in July 2003. He is a husband and a father to two kids. Mike’s hobbies are hunting, fishing, and camping. He loves any activity outdoors. Click Here To Schedule! Exercise Specialists Johnathan Valdez, BS Johnathan Valdez, BS Johnathan graduated from Eastern Washington University in June of 2018 with a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science with a focus in physical therapy. Johnathan attended White RIver High school in Buckley where he played football and competed in powerlifting. He continues to lift regularly, but no longer competes in competitions. Johnathan is a movie buff and in his spare time enjoys going to the movies with his family. Click Here To Schedule!