Our Elite Team
M.Ed., M.S., CCC-SLP
Shea graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a Master's Degree in Education where she specialized in Learning Disabilities. She then graduated from the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center where she obtained her Master's Degree in Speech-Language Pathology.
Shea has worked with patients with multiple challenges for 20 years including developmental disabilities, sensory issues, dysphagia, reading/writing issues, apraxia, and autism. Her favorite part of being a speech-language pathologist is hearing that one of her patients "had a real conversation" with someone in the family.
The most important men in her life are her 3 boys Ethan, Zac, and Sam, and her husband, Bill. Shea loves the mountains, spending time with her family, and cooking.
Cheryl's 30+ year career spans for-profit and non-profit healthcare industries. She is a seasoned clinical and research administrator focused on patient care and improving patient outcomes. Her dedication to her colleagues and staff is unparalleled. Her vision to improve care outcomes is realized because of her ability to effectively manage complex clinical care systems, resulting in improved care for patients.
Cheryl is a foodie that spends all her time at the lake.
Angela graduated from the University of Illinois at Chicago in 2006 with a master’s degree in Occupational Therapy specializing in early intervention. She has experience working with children with a wide range of developmental delays and sensory processing issues in schools, home and community settings, and pediatric clinics. Angela is especially passionate about helping children who have experienced trauma due to family separation and advocating for all families to be able to access the services their children need to experience their highest potential. Angela and her husband, Brad, have lived in Oklahoma since 2012. In her free time, Angela enjoys reading, yoga, and going on local adventures with her four children.
Occupational Therapy Assistant
Juana graduated from Oklahoma City Community College Occupational Therapy with an Applied Science degree as an Occupational Therapy Assistant in 2022. She has experience working with the adult population in skilled rehab, LTC, and pediatrics outpatient.
She currently enjoys collaborating with children and their families to provide quality individualized care. Juana has a passion to further her skill set with continuing education courses and trainings to ensure that she is implementing current evidence-based interventions in her everyday session. Her goal is to help children to reach their highest level of independence and full potential while engaging in a safe and playful environment. Juana is bilingual and fluent in English and Spanish.
“Patience, empathy, and love are the key ingredients to make a difference and positive impact in children’s lives one day at a time.”
Ruth graduated from the University of Central Oklahoma with a Master’s Degree in Speech-Language Pathology. She has served a diverse population of clients in many areas including Articulation, Pragmatics, Language, AAC, Fluency, and Voice.
Ruth is committed to providing exceptional care for her clients and their families. She incorporates her client’s interests into sessions whenever possible. She believes it is important to develop good rapport while also engaging in evidence based practice. Ruth values communication and is passionate about helping increase and improve functional communication skills for her clients.
In her free time, Ruth loves to travel, exercise, and spend time with her two children.
Maddie graduated from the University of Oklahoma with a bachelor’s degree in health and exercise science. She continued her education at the University of Oklahoma Health Sciences Center to pursue her doctorate of physical therapy. Maddie then started her career doing something she’s very passionate about, helping children. She is exceptional at providing care based on the individual needs of each child.
Maddie was born and raised in Oklahoma City. Outside of work, she loves spending time with family, friends, and her French Bulldog Oakley. In her free time, Maddie loves to cook, coach gymnastics, and watch the next best binge-worthy show on Netflix. She is here at Elite to provide the best physical therapy knowledge possible to all of our patrons.