Our Mission

The Illinois Physical Therapy Foundation supports physical therapists’ unique position as human movement experts.

SUPPORT

Promote and encourage research projects in physical therapy

RAISE

Public awareness of physical therapy by supporting local and statewide health and wellness events and initiatives.

EDUCATE

Consumers on the benefits of physical therapy through web, social and print media

Our Vision

Revitalizing society through the use of physical therapists as human movement experts.

The people of IPTF

Matt
COLLEEN FLANNERY

Executive Director, IPTA
IPTF Board of Directors


SARAH JENSEN, PT, MPT, DSc, COMT 

President, IPTF Board of Directors


JULIE ROSEN, PT

Secretary, IPTF Board of Directors

Tina
Tina Frank, PT, MBA

Treasurer, IPTF Board of Directors

KIMBERLY RUTHERFORD, MPT, SCD, COMT
IPTF Board of Directors
Matt
JULIE L. SCHWERTFEGER, PT, DPT, MBA, CBIST
IPTF Board of Directors
MARK DECARLO, PT,DPT, MHA, MS SCS, ATC
IPTF Board of Directors
TIM RYLANDER, PT, EdD(c), MPT, OCS, CBIS

IPTF Board of Directors

JANEY PRODOEHL, PT, PhD
IPTF Board of Directors
Linda Griffith
LINDA GRIFFITH

IPTA Operations & Special Programs Manager


The most recent copy of the IPTF bylaws is October 1, 2016. Download a PDF using the button below.

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Want to help?

IPTF welcomes volunteers to particpate in fundraising efforts and other Foundation activities throughout the year. If you are looking for ways to become involved, please contact us for opportunities! Please send inquiries to Linda Griffith, Special Programs Manager at lgriffith@ipta.org. Looking forward to your involvement!