- About Us
MissionThe mission of APTA Georgia is to promote the profession of physical therapy with excellence, integrity, and collaboration to serve and advocate for the health and wellness of the people of Georgia.
APTA Georgia Leadership - Ready to Serve
The Georgia chapter of the APTA is made of a Board of Directors each with a specific role to the state chapter. These positions are elected in designated election years. The PTAG leaders for 2020-2021 are as follows:
President - Dan Dale PT, DPT
President-Elect - Kathleen Geist PT, DPT
Vice President - Joshua Davis PT, DPT
Secretary - Gail Gustavson PT, DPT
Treasurer - Andrew Hart PT, DPT
Chief Delegate - Barney Poole PT, DPT, ATC
Atlanta/North Georgia Local Area Network Director - Anna Gleyzer Nowlan PT, DPT
Middle Georgia Area Network Director - Dhara Shah PT, DPT
Coastal/South Georgia Local Area Network Director - Emma Goldberg PT, DPT
Interested in being a member of APTA Georgia?
Physical therapy is a dynamic profession that continues to progress forward in advocating for the health and wellness of our citizens here in Georgia and across the nation. As a member, you will be part of an engaging and active community all working together to be the best physical therapy professionals to better serve our patients and communities.
Learn more about the APTA GA community here.
APTA GA works tirelessly to advocate for legislation that works to meet our mission. Recent legislative advances such as modernization of the Georgia Physical Therapy Practice Act and Georgia joining the Physical Therapy Compact are a few examples how APTA GA’s advocacy efforts benefit public health and physical therapy professionals.
Payment and Policy
APTA GA serves as the voice of all its members regarding payment policy. Issues include but are not limited to reimbursement, coding and billing, or value-based care. If you are a payor, we’d be happy to work with you and assist you with our expertise. Contact us here.