About Us

Dad sharing his online course with young son

I wanted to find a way to create a better tDPT program with an ‘all-star team of faculty’ from around the country. And to do it online to make it more affordable and more flexible for the currently practicing Physical Therapists to attain their doctoral degree.

Our Operations Team

  • Steve Tepper, PT, PhD, FAPTA

    Steve Tepper, PT, PhD, FAPTA


  • Jennifer M. Gamboa, DPT, OCS

    Jennifer M Gamboa, PT, DPT, OCS

    Chief Operating Officer

  • Kelson L. Colbo

    Kelson L Colbo, PT, DPT

    Chief Technology Officer

  • Jonathan Scheeler, PT, DPT, MBA

    Jonathan D Scheeler, PT, DPT, MBA

    Chief Program Officer

  • Mary Blackinton, PT, EdD

    Mary T. Blackinton, PT, EdD

    Director of enTandem DPT Program

  • Adrienne Lauer, EdD, OTL

    Adrienne Lauer, EdD, OTL

    Director of Post Profefessional OTD Program

  • Timothy Miller, PT, DPT, EdD, GCS

    Timothy Miller, PT, DPT, EdD

    Director of Strategic Distance Education

  • Michael J. Emery PT, EdD, FAPTA

    Michael J Emery, PT, EdD, FAPTA

    Director of Business Development

  • Cheryl Cassaly

    Cheryl Cassaly

    Director of Marketing and Sales