Co-Founder/Director of Therapy | Occupational Therapist | PTA
Known for his dynamic personality, sincere passion and knowledge of all things random, Ed originally went to school to become a physical therapist assistant but the overachiever in him didn’t stop there. After completing his PTA degree, Ed went back to school to become an Occupational Therapist. His inspiration for therapy came from the challenge of figuring out how to make people better. A board member of Parkinson’s Foundation, Keiser University PTA Board, MSOT Board, COTA Board. Winner of the Employer of the Year Awarded by Keiser University in 2017 and a member of The Movement Disorder Society of Florida. As the Director of Therapy, Ed continuously dreams up unique and innovative treatment programs for the patients and brings them to fruition. The best part of his job is seeing the treatments work and the patients seeing success.
Co-Founder | Clinic Director | Physical Therapist
“All you need is love”
Jodi reviewed her Physical Therapy degree at Boston University and now uses her role as the Clinic Director to teach the staff necessary skills to becoming successful. Member of the APTA and Movement Disorder Society as well as Certified in Allied Team Training. Her favorite part of working at FLMTC is seeing the therapists and staff interact with the patients and putting smiles of their faces while making them feel better.
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
“Success does not consist in never making mistakes but in never making the same one a second time”
CEO, Roy Cohen is a long tenured business executive in several entrepreneurial and corporate business environments. As a Founding Executive of The Sports Authority, he helped the company grow from an idea to over 70 locations. His focus is streamlining the business operations to enable FLMTC to grow.
“Nevertheless, she persisted”
A Boston native, Christina and her family are new Florida residents and reside in Parkland. With a varied accounting background in the health care industry, Christina is responsible for Accounts Payable, Billing and General Accounting.
MOT, OTF/L | Clinic Manager
“I don’t regret the things I’ve done, I regret the things I didn’t do when I had the chance.”
As a Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania native. Jeff received his Masters of Occupational Therapy Degree from the University of Pittsburgh. Jeff’s favorite part about working at FLMTC is building relationships with his patients and watching them get better.
PTA | Assistant Clinic Manager
“Live each day like it’s your last”
Originally from Pittsburg, Pennsylvania, Lori is a seamstress by trait and a therapist by choice. Certified in Pound Fit and co-creator of Beat to Defeat. Lori received her PTA Degree and has always enjoyed helping people. Physical Therapy has given her the opportunity to take that to the next level. Her favorite part about working for FLMTC is the level of service she’s able to provide to her patients.
PT, DPT | Clinic Manager
“Keep moving forward.”
Hailing from Nebraska, Kortnee received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Nova Southeastern University after deciding she wanted to pursue a career in the medical field. It is the positive energy that the staff, patients and their families create that makes her job at FLMTC fun.
PT, DPT | Clinic Manager
“When it rains look for rainbows, when it’s dark look for stars”
Originally from Key West, Florida, Savanna pursued her dream to be a physical therapist in New York and received her Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from Daemen College. After working in New York City as a Physical Therapist, Savannah was ready to get back to her roots and away from the cold. She moved back to Florida to continue her career. Savannah’s favorite part of working at Florida Movement Therapy Centers is helping people and changing their lives for the better.
OTR/L | Clinic Manager | Rocksteady Boxing Certified Coach | LSVT Certified | PoundFit
“However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.”
Kaitlyn has been specializing in treating people with neurological and movement disorders for over 8 years. Her favorite part of working for FLMTC is seeing my clients reach their goals and become successful.
Rocky Steady Boxing Coach | Certified Personal Trainer | The Winning Round Foundation | Madrid | Puerto Rico
“If my mind can conceive it, and my heart can believe it, then I can achieve it”
Born in Madrid and raised in Puerto Rico, Federico Balet moved to Florida in 1980 and has been enjoying the sunshine ever since. Inspired by those with Parkinson’s disease, Federico became a Rock Steady Boxing Affiliate in 2012 to help them move, smile and feel empowered. Certified exercise enthusiast by day, Federico is secretly a professional classical musician and grilling chef by night.
Assistant Manager – Boca Raton | Occupational Therapist
Tucker is originally from Shippensburg, PA. He holds a Bachelor’s of Science: Exercise Science (West Chester University of PA); Doctorate in Occupational Therapy (University of the Sciences in Philadelphia). He Lives in Ft. Lauderdale and is a Certified Personal Trainer.
“Keep your face always toward the sunshine – and shadows will fall behind you.”
Derek is originally from Chattanooga, TN., but now lives in Boca Raton. He went to Keiser University. Is certified in LSVT BIG®.
“You are braver than you believe, stronger than you seem, and smarter than you think.”
Laura is originally from Medina, OH., but now lives in Coral Springs. She attended Bowling Green State University and Arcadia University.
Bio coming soon.