Cathy Ingalls, Physical Therapist, DPT, GCS, CEEAA
Cathy is originally from Petoskey and graduated from Central Michigan University with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy. She is a Board Certified Specialist in Geriatrics Physical Therapy through the American Physical Therapy Association. Cathy has over p years of experience as a physical therapist treating patients with various musculoskeletal dysfunction including total joint replacement, rotator cuff repair, neck and back pain. In addition, Cathy specializes in rehabilitation of balance deficits. She has completed extensive work in the identification and management of clients with balance deficits and developed our Frail 2 Fit Balance Rehabilitation Program. Cathy enjoys biking, cross country skiing, backpacking, running and practicing yoga in her free time.
Jim Leland, Physical Therapist, DPT
Jim and his wife, Karin, joined our Sports Med family in October of 2016. He is from Auburn, MI and earned is Bachelors and Doctorate degrees from Central Michigan University. Jim has an extensive background working with children as he spent 2 years at the Children's Therapy Corner, which specializes in therapeutic services for kids with physical, sensory, cognitive and communication needs. In his spare time, Jim enjoys football, baseball, hiking, running, snowshoeing, and kayaking, all with his wife and daughter. (sorry, can’t forget Meatball, the family bulldog.)
Candie Ritchie, Physical Therapist Assisant
Candie recentlygraduated from the Physical Therapy Assistant Program at Macomb Community College. She joined the National Guard at seventeen and served for two years. She moved to Central Lake 8 years ago and lives with her boyfriend and their 2 children. In what little spare time she has, she enjoys reading, scrap booking, andintroducing her children to the outdoors.
Steve Morris, Physical Therapy Aide, Fitness Instructor
Steve is a native of Petoskey Michigan. He earned an Associated Degree from NCMC and a Bachelor Degree in Exercise Science from GVSU (he loves muscles and joints).Steve completed an internship at NMSM in Charlevoix last summer, and loved every minute of it! When he is not in the clinic, Steve enjoys exercising, biking, hiking, traveling and exploring new places. Winter is his favorite season, but also enjoys the sunshine.
Kristina Koteskey, Physical Therapy Aide, Fitness Instructor
Kristina is a breath of fresh air to the Boyne City clinic. Her smile and happy presence can light up the room. Kristina is a native of Boyne City. Her past experiences included working as a cosmetologist and a fitness coach. When she is not teaching a fitness class, you can find her out hiking, snowboarding, practicing yoga, and enjoying anything that includes playing in the water.
Deanne Jarema, Front Desk Manager
Deanne joined NMSM in 2014 as our Patient Representative. Her hometown roots are from Midland, Michigan where she graduated from Northwood University, completing her BBA in Marketing/Management. Deanne’s journey north allowed her to work for Boyne USA Resorts for 10 years, and several years with Ganz as a Territory Sales manager. She raised her 3 children; Tom, Dean and Meredith, in beautiful Boyne City. Her passions continue in skiing, flying, and spending time in the out of doors.