Our Staff

At Back in Motion Physical Therapy, our focus is to change people’s lives by providing pain relief and improving their quality of life.

Ryan Martin

Ryan Martin

Group Director/Physical Therapist

Ryan graduated from Springfield College with both a Bachelor of Science and Master of Sc...Read More

Ryan Martin

Ryan Martin

Group Director/Physical Therapist
Ryan graduated from Springfield College with both a Bachelor of Science and Master of Science in Physical Therapy. Ryan utilizes advanced manual therapy techniques including Maitland, Mulligan, and McConnell, combined with individualized therapeutic exercises, and patient education to help patients achieve their unique goals. Ryan enjoys spending time with his wife and two children. In his free time Ryan enjoys passing on his love for athletics by coaching youth basketball and baseball.
Sarah Martens

Sarah Martens

Physical Therapist

Sarah received both her Bachelor of Health Science and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Spring...Read More

Sarah Martens

Sarah Martens

Physical Therapist
Sarah received both her Bachelor of Health Science and her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Springfield College. Sarah’s favorite thing about being a Physical Therapist is meeting new people and helping them get back to the everyday activities they love. Sarah’s hobbies include trying new restaurants, breweries, and food in Portland, being outside, and watching sports!
Branden George

Branden George

Physical Therapist

Originally from Seekonk, Massachusetts, Branden received both his Bachelor of Science in...Read More

Branden George

Branden George

Physical Therapist
Originally from Seekonk, Massachusetts, Branden received both his Bachelor of Science in Clinical Health Studies and Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Ithaca College in New York. During undergrad he was part of the men’s rowing team for four years. In the clinic he loves treating shoulders, knees, ankles, and the cervical spine (neck). Being a physical therapist has allowed him to create positive change in peoples’ lives every day while becoming a meaningful part of the community one patient at a time. When not in the clinic you can find him testing out new culinary techniques in the kitchen, exploring trails throughout the northeast, or finding new, fun ways to stay active.
Tristan Hayes

Tristan Hayes

Physical Therapist

Tristan graduated from Husson College with both a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and Doctorate i...Read More

Tristan Hayes

Tristan Hayes

Physical Therapist

Tristan graduated from Husson College with both a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and Doctorate in Physical Therapy. He has been with Back in Motion® since 2011 and loves helping people get better. He has treated all manner of conditions including vestibular and TMJ. He is also certified in dry needling. Tristan enjoys working out, as well as hiking, and kayaking in the great outdoors.

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Brooke Theriault

Brooke Theriault

Physical Therapist Assistant

Brooke has a bachelors from the University of New England in Applied Exercise Science an...Read More

Brooke Theriault

Brooke Theriault

Physical Therapist Assistant
Brooke has a bachelors from the University of New England in Applied Exercise Science and an Associate of Applied Science in Physical Therapist Assisting from Kennebec Valley Community College. She loves working with all types of patients and has a focus on working with athletes on strength and conditioning. Brooke enjoys spending time with her family and doing anything outdoors.
Marla Grovo

Marla Grovo

Physical Therapist Assistant

Marla is a Standish native who resides in Limington. She earned her Associate of Applie...Read More

Marla Grovo

Marla Grovo

Physical Therapist Assistant
Marla is a Standish native who resides in Limington. She earned her Associate of Applied Science in Physical Therapist Assisting from Kennebec Valley Community College. After she tore her ACL at the age of 14, Marla was determined to work in the physical therapy field. She loves her role in the lives of recovering patients. Her passion for helping and educating people to improve their quality of life is her trademark. In her downtime Marla loves spending time with her dogs; bringing them on hikes, beach walks, and other adventures.
Janine Bouchey

Janine Bouchey

Front Office Coordinator

Janine is a Maine native and grew up in a large family of 16 children! She is happily ma...Read More

Janine Bouchey

Janine Bouchey

Front Office Coordinator
Janine is a Maine native and grew up in a large family of 16 children! She is happily married and has two daughters and six grandchildren. She was a stay at home mom for many years; when she returned to work, she worked as a CNA and tended bar until she came to Back in Motion® in 2002. She enjoys vacationing with her husband and spending time riding their side by side!
Aga Wojciechowska

Aga Wojciechowska

Rehab Tech

Aga was born and raised in Zamosc, Poland. She earned an Associates of Arts in Liberal A...Read More

Aga Wojciechowska

Aga Wojciechowska

Rehab Tech
Aga was born and raised in Zamosc, Poland. She earned an Associates of Arts in Liberal Arts and worked as a physiatrist in New York City for 7 years prior to coming to Back in Motion® in May 2005. Her favorite part of her job is making a difference in people’s lives. Aga’s hobbies include traveling, gardening, and bee keeping.
Ryan Weeks

Ryan Weeks

South Portland Clinic Director

Ryan joined Back in Motion® in April 2017. He grew up in Falmouth, Maine and currently ...Read More

Ryan Weeks

Ryan Weeks

South Portland Clinic Director
Ryan joined Back in Motion® in April 2017. He grew up in Falmouth, Maine and currently lives in Westbrook. Ryan has a Bachelors in Kinesiology with a concentration in Exercise Science from UMaine Orono and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Husson University. Ryan loves treating the lower extremity; specifically, the hip and ankle. He finds it fun to try and come up with new exercises, and see the change in mobility as people go through their treatment. Ryan has taken courses in the Maitland and Mulligan manual therapy techniques, as well as Rock Tape and BikeFit. Outside of work, Ryan likes to spend time with family, particularly in the outdoors. He has two children, a son and a daughter. They enjoy spending time at the family camp on Little Sebago in the summer, and skiing in the mountains in the winter.
Kevin Baker

Kevin Baker

Physical Therapist

Kevin has his Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from University of New England and...Read More

Kevin Baker

Kevin Baker

Physical Therapist
Kevin has his Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from University of New England and has more than 30 years of experience in the field. The majority of which has been spent in the outpatient orthopedic setting. Kevin utilizes a variety of manual therapy styles in his treatments including: the McKenzie and Australian methods, as well as muscle energy techniques. His favorite thing about being a PT is helping people get back to their normal lives without pain interfering in any way. He first became interested in physical therapy after he was successfully treated for a sports related injury in high school. When not on the job, Kevin loves spending time with his family in the Moosehead Lake area boating, hiking and fishing. He also enjoys motorcycle riding, golf, and downhill skiing.
Paul Brown

Paul Brown

Physical Therapist

Paul graduated from Northeastern University with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy. He has b...Read More

Paul Brown

Paul Brown

Physical Therapist

Paul graduated from Northeastern University with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy. He has been with Back in Motion since 1998. Paul loves working with the community he lives in and helping people cope and recover from injury. Paul has been on the Beach to Beacon Race organization committee for over 20 years and has been directing Boston Marathon hydration stations at mile 14 and 18 for quite a few years as well. He hopes to become involved in more major New England road races.

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Kimberly Pelletier

Kimberly Pelletier

Physical Therapist Assistant

Kim is originally from Lewiston, Maine and started at Back in Motion® in February 2017....Read More

Kimberly Pelletier

Kimberly Pelletier

Physical Therapist Assistant
Kim is originally from Lewiston, Maine and started at Back in Motion® in February 2017. She has a Bachelor of Science in Elementary Education from Saint Joseph’s College and an Associate of Applied Science for Physical Therapy Assistant. Kim is still deciding what her favorite thing to treat is but she loves that there is always something new to learn every single day as a PTA. In her down time, she likes to run, ski, travel, play sports, read, and spend time with family and friends.
Regan Sargent

Regan Sargent

Physical Therapist Assistant

Regan is originally from Rangeley, Maine and earned his Associates of Applied Science fr...Read More

Regan Sargent

Regan Sargent

Physical Therapist Assistant
Regan is originally from Rangeley, Maine and earned his Associates of Applied Science from University of Maine at Presque Ilse. Regan's favorite thing about working at Back in Motion® is being able to help a variety of different ages of people reach their PT goals and back to enjoying life. Regan has gone through his own health journey, and has overcome obesity by losing 60 pounds! He strives to live a healthy lifestyle and inspire others by leading by example.
Emily Chalkley

Emily Chalkley

Front Office Coordinator, FOC Team Lead

Emily has her Master of Business Administration in Healthcare Management from Husson Uni...Read More

Emily Chalkley

Emily Chalkley

Front Office Coordinator, FOC Team Lead
Emily has her Master of Business Administration in Healthcare Management from Husson University in addition to a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from the University of Maine. Being the office coordinator enables her to be the first face the patients see when they come to see us, as well as being their advocate in insurance, provider, worker’s comp., and auto accident claim interactions. Emily is a very physically active person and greatly enjoys the Maine summers that allow her to go hiking, kayaking, and paddle-boarding! She also loves to ride horses, and rode competitive hunter/jumper growing up.
Krista Delcourt

Krista Delcourt

Physical Therapist Assistant

Krista is originally from Lewiston, Maine and started at BIM in June 2016.  She has a B...Read More

Krista Delcourt

Krista Delcourt

Physical Therapist Assistant
Krista is originally from Lewiston, Maine and started at BIM in June 2016.  She has a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of New Hampshire and Associate of Science in Physical Therapist Assisting from North Shore Community College in Massachusetts. Krista’s favorite thing about her job is when a patient tells her something she taught them made a positive impact in their daily life. In her spare time Krista likes to hit the trails for a hike or a nice bike ride.
Michael Moras

Michael Moras

Portland Clinic Director

Mike grew up in Livermore, Maine and joined the Back in Motion® team in October 2010. H...Read More

Michael Moras

Michael Moras

Portland Clinic Director
Mike grew up in Livermore, Maine and joined the Back in Motion® team in October 2010. He started as a staff physical therapist and became a Clinic Director when we opened our Portland clinic. He earned both his Bachelors in Science in Athletic Training Education and his Doctorate in Physical Therapy at the University of New England. He still works closely with UNE to help the next generation of PTs be the best they can be. Mike loves the autonomy of being a PT; knowing that everyone is unique despite possibly having the same diagnosis as someone else, their treatment plans must be unique. He enjoys treating a multitude of conditions especially vertigo. When not treating or teaching others, Mike enjoys spending time with his wife, 2 daughters, and a menagerie of pets!
Hannah Peabody

Hannah Peabody

Physical Therapist

Hannah graduated in 2018 with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Husson University, ...Read More

Hannah Peabody

Hannah Peabody

Physical Therapist
Hannah graduated in 2018 with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy from Husson University, she also has a Bachelor Degree in Kinesiology and Human Movement Science. Hannah loves working with people of all ages; she likes being an educator, helping patients understand their pain and how to manage it properly. She treats orthopedic injuries and balance impairments, as well as some pelvic floor dysfunction. Hannah enjoys exploring new places with her husband and their rescue pup! She appreciates a good cup of coffee and is always open to new recipe suggestions.
Andy Broomhall

Andy Broomhall

Physical Therapist Assistant

Andy started at Back in Motion® in June of 2014, he is from Rumford, Maine. Andy has a ...Read More

Andy Broomhall

Andy Broomhall

Physical Therapist Assistant
Andy started at Back in Motion® in June of 2014, he is from Rumford, Maine. Andy has a Bachelor’s in Athletic Training and an Associate of Science in Physical Therapy Assisting from UMaine Presque Isle. Andy enjoys treating patients holistically, he has completed courses on Myofascial Release and the Maitland technique. He loves getting to meet people from all walks of life and having one-on-one time to get to know them. Andy is an outdoor enthusiast; he enjoys playing soccer, skiing, hiking, and traveling.  He also loves music; playing guitar and seeing shows whenever he can.
Todd Morneau

Todd Morneau

Physical Therapist Assistant

Todd is from China, Maine and now resides in Turner. He joined the team in October 2013....Read More

Todd Morneau

Todd Morneau

Physical Therapist Assistant
Todd is from China, Maine and now resides in Turner. He joined the team in October 2013. He received an Associates in Physical Therapist Assisting from Arapahoe Community College in Colorado. He also has experience in the PT and general medical field through his time in the Army. Todd enjoys working with people; helping, teaching, and creating quantifiable results. Todd takes a holistic approach to treatment and has continued his education with courses on Maitland manual therapy techniques, core strengthening, kettlebell work, and breathing techniques. Todd loves being in nature; he enjoys hunting, fishing, camping, skiing, snow shoeing, hiking, kayaking, and SCUBA diving. He also enjoys competing in thrown weapons which consists of throwing knives, axes, and spears at a target from various distances.
Liz Adams

Liz Adams

Regional Director

Liz grew up in Levant, Maine and started at the South Portland Back in Motion® clinic i...Read More

Liz Adams

Liz Adams

Regional Director
Liz grew up in Levant, Maine and started at the South Portland Back in Motion® clinic in 2006. She graduated from the University of Southern Maine with a Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine with a concentration in Athletic Training. Liz started as a Rehab Tech and has held a variety of positions throughout the years. She moved back to the Bangor area in 2018 to help grow the Back in Motion brand.  Liz is a member of the Society for Creative Anachronism and participates in archery and thrown weapons, as well as creating historical garb, food, and crafts. She enjoys reading, hiking, gardening, traveling, tabletop games, learning about science and history, singing karaoke, and dancing up a storm!
David Jantti

David Jantti

Business Development Coordinator

David grew up in Falmouth, Massachusetts and received a football scholarship to Fitchbur...Read More

David Jantti

David Jantti

Business Development Coordinator
David grew up in Falmouth, Massachusetts and received a football scholarship to Fitchburg State College where he graduated with a degree in exercise physiology. Upon graduation he knew he wanted to work with athletes. After moving around a bit, he and his wife found themselves settling in Bucksport, Maine. David is a certified personal trainer and is your “go to” guy for sports specific training. He loves that he is able to take part in changing people’s lives through his role in the gym and the classes he leads. In his free time David loves to bow hunt, fly fish, and hike. His favorite place to hike is Baxter State Park, Katahdin specifically. He has two beautiful children and a lovely wife that keeps him busy.
Todd Lamoreau

Todd Lamoreau

Auburn Clinic Director

Todd grew up in Lewiston and received his BS in Human Movement/Sports Science and his MS...Read More

Todd Lamoreau

Todd Lamoreau

Auburn Clinic Director
Todd grew up in Lewiston and received his BS in Human Movement/Sports Science and his MS in Physical Therapy from Sacred Heart University. He has been working in the field since 2003. Throughout his career he has obtained additional certifications in: Augmented Soft Tissue Mobilization (ASTYM), Ergonomics Assessment, Dry Needling and Functional Movement Screening. He is excited to help people in the community he grew up in. Todd has had the opportunity to work with athletes at all levels including work with Bowdoin College and the United States Women’s National Hockey Team. He and his wife, Gail, live in Bowdoinham with their daughter Ainsley and son Becket.
Casey Estes

Casey Estes

Clinic Director Brewer

Casey is from Old Town, Maine and has been with Back in Motion since August of 2017. He ...Read More

Casey Estes

Casey Estes

Clinic Director Brewer
Casey is from Old Town, Maine and has been with Back in Motion since August of 2017. He has a bachelor's degree in kinesiology and a doctoral degree in physical therapy from Husson University in Bangor, Maine. Casey is also a Certified Golf Fitness Specialist. His favorite part of the job is interacting and building relationships with patients, as well as helping them return to activities that they haven't been able to do prior to coming to therapy. In his spare time Casey likes to golf, play guitar, explore new restaurants with his wife, Kayla, and hang out with friends.
Jenna Paul

Jenna Paul

Rehab Tech, Fitness Class Instructor

Jenna grew up in Arundel, Maine and graduated from UMaine Orono with a Bachelors in Kine...Read More

Jenna Paul

Jenna Paul

Rehab Tech, Fitness Class Instructor
Jenna grew up in Arundel, Maine and graduated from UMaine Orono with a Bachelors in Kinesiology Physical Education with a concentration in Exercise Science. She joined Back in Motion® in December 2019. Her favorite thing about physical therapy is working with the patients, hearing their stories, and getting to know them. She loves hiking, playing with her dog, completing puzzles and books, and spending quality time with her family and friends.
Auburn Bogart-Palmisano

Auburn Bogart-Palmisano

Physical Therapist

Auburn graduated with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Regis University in Den...Read More

Auburn Bogart-Palmisano

Auburn Bogart-Palmisano

Physical Therapist

Auburn graduated with her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Regis University in Denver, Colorado, and holds a Bachelor of Arts in English from the University of Northern Colorado. She has experience with work related injuries, chronic pain, acute hospital patients, and even animal physical therapy. One of her greatest joys is being able to see her patients return to their lives happier and healthier than when she met them.

When not at work, Auburn can be found out on a trail mountain biking, at a hockey game, or on an overseas adventure. Auburn was born and raised on the Western Slope of Colorado and has recently moved to Maine to experience all the state has to offer.

Hali Meehan

Hali Meehan

Physical Therapist

Hali graduated from Husson University with her Doctorate of Science in Physical Therapy ...Read More

Hali Meehan

Hali Meehan

Physical Therapist
Hali graduated from Husson University with her Doctorate of Science in Physical Therapy in 2016 and her Bachelor in Kinesiology in 2014. She has a passion for helping people change their lives. Her energy and passion for her work is palpable. When Hali is not at Back in Motion®, she loves spending time outdoors with her friends and family and adorable Australian Shepherd.
Danielle Seigars

Danielle Seigars

Physical Therapist Assistant

Dani grew up in Hudson, Maine and started at Back in Motion® in February 2018. She has...Read More

Danielle Seigars

Danielle Seigars

Physical Therapist Assistant
Dani grew up in Hudson, Maine and started at Back in Motion® in February 2018. She has a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Husson University, and an Associate of Science in Physical Therapist Assistant from University of Maine Presque Ilse; she is also a Certified Health Coach and Clinical Instructor. Dani is incredibly creative and loves being able to come up with games and challenges for patients, particularly those with balance-oriented goals and pediatric patients. When Dani is not working, she spends her time hiking, reading, camping, cycling, and traveling.
Cheryl Beckmann

Cheryl Beckmann

Patient Representative

Cheryl has been in the Brewer clinic since March 2017. She grew up in Brewer, Maine and ...Read More

Cheryl Beckmann

Cheryl Beckmann

Patient Representative
Cheryl has been in the Brewer clinic since March 2017. She grew up in Brewer, Maine and attended Beal College. Her favorite part of her job is chatting with our patients and getting to know them on a personal level. Cheryl loves the holiday season and is our resident Christmas Elf. In her spare time, she loves to read and spend time with her grandchildren.
Simon Sjostedt

Simon Sjostedt

Newport Clinic Director

Simon grew up in Northern Maine and obtained his Doctorate degree in physical therapy fr...Read More

Simon Sjostedt

Simon Sjostedt

Newport Clinic Director
Simon grew up in Northern Maine and obtained his Doctorate degree in physical therapy from Husson University. After spending some time on the west coast, he returned to Maine and joined Back in Motion® in April 2019. His favorite thing about being a PT is seeing and measuring progress in even the most complex of cases. Simon likes to utilize strain/counter-strain techniques in his treatments. Outside of work, he loves to travel and explore other cultures.
Debbie Six

Debbie Six

Physical Therapist

Debbie obtained her Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of New E...Read More

Debbie Six

Debbie Six

Physical Therapist
Debbie obtained her Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of New England. She has 30+ years’ experience in physical therapy and is also a licensed massage therapist. She became a PT because she wanted to help people in her community reach their goals and enhance their quality of life. She enjoys hiking, yoga, antiquing, gardening, and cooking.
Patrick Tibbetts

Patrick Tibbetts

Rehab Tech

Patrick started at Back in Motion® in August of 2019. He was raised in Athens, Maine bu...Read More

Patrick Tibbetts

Patrick Tibbetts

Rehab Tech
Patrick started at Back in Motion® in August of 2019. He was raised in Athens, Maine but is originally from the Philippines. Patrick has a Bachelor of Arts in Secondary Education with a concentration in Life Science from the University of Maine. His favorite thing about being a Rehab Tech is seeing the reactions of patients when they succeed in their goals and recover to a degree they never anticipated they could. In his spare time Patrick likes to try new things; he says he is willing to try anything once, within reason.
Kristen LePage

Kristen LePage

Physical Therapist
Kristen LePage

Kristen LePage

Physical Therapist
Sonja Hall

Sonja Hall

Physical Therapist Assistant

Sonja was born in Maine, but grew up in South Carolina; she lived there for 13 years before moving b...Read More

Sonja Hall

Sonja Hall

Physical Therapist Assistant

Sonja was born in Maine, but grew up in South Carolina; she lived there for 13 years before moving back. She has an Associate of Applied Science in Physical Therapist Assisting from Kennebec Valley Community College and has been with Back in Motion® since we came to the Newport/Newport area in 2017. Sonja takes great pride in having a small part in the fight against the opioid crisis by helping patients reduce their pain with conservative treatment options that don't include pain medication or surgery. She loves treating orthopedic patients, especially shoulder diagnoses, and Parkinson's Disease with the LSVT BIG program. She is also responsible for molding young minds by being a clinical instructor.

She loves spending time with family and friends and has a healthy obsession with University of Maine hockey and David Nails.

Liz Brandolini

Liz Brandolini

Rehab Tech/Front Office Coordinator

Liz has been part of the team since Back in Motion® acquired Results Physical Therapy i...Read More

Liz Brandolini

Liz Brandolini

Rehab Tech/Front Office Coordinator
Liz has been part of the team since Back in Motion® acquired Results Physical Therapy in October 2017 and has been in the PT field since 2016. Liz grew up in Newport, Maine; her background is primarily in customer service. She loves meeting new people; she enjoys helping people reach their goals and get back to what they love doing. She loves thoughtfully comparing patients on day one to the day they graduate and seeing what a difference her work and PT can make in someone’s daily life. Liz enjoys making jewelry during her free time, as well as cooking, spending time with her daughter, and reading.
Timothy Mousette

Timothy Mousette

Physical Therapist, Waterville Clinic Director

Tim grew up in Spofford, NH and has worked in a variety of different setting throughout ...Read More

Timothy Mousette

Timothy Mousette

Physical Therapist, Waterville Clinic Director
Tim grew up in Spofford, NH and has worked in a variety of different setting throughout Vermont and Maine. He graduated from Husson University with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology and a Doctorate of Physical Therapy. Tim enjoys treating patients of all ages and physical abilities. He loves challenging his patients to achieve goals they did not think possible and helping them return to what they love. When he is not working, he loves spending time with his two boys and wife exploring the Maine coast, hiking, playing soccer, and snowboarding.

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