Our Staff

Lisa Boyan

Lisa Boyan, DPT

Lisa received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2005 from the University of the Pacific. Lisa is a resident of Gridley and has worked with Live Oak and Gridley Physical Therapy since 2009. Prior to joining our team, she worked in an outpatient setting in Las Vegas. She is dedicated to providing evidence based treatment tailored specifically to each patient for the best functional outcome. In her free time, Lisa enjoys spending time with her family, running, swimming and playing soccer.


Melissa Vasquez

Melissa Velasquez, PTA

Melissa is originally from Hayward, CA. She received her Bachelors of Science in Exercise Physiology with a minor in Health & Wellness Studies from California State University, Chico, and her Physical Therapist Assistant License at Carrington College in Pleasant Hill, CA. During her undergrad experience, Melissa had the opportunity to serve as a board member for the Exercise Physiology club, Pre-Physical Therapy Society, as well as on the planning committee for Relay For Life.
Melissa enjoys working with patients of all ages and is passionate about providing services to patients of rural communities. In her free time, she enjoys playing sports, attending music festivals, and lounging around with her pet cat Boo.


Kenneth, PT Tech

Kenneth Stonecipher, PTA

Kenneth was born and raised in Yuba City and now lives in Chico. He is currently in the Physical Therapy Assistant Program at Sacramento City College, and has worked at Gridley Physical Therapy as a tech since 2017. In his free time, Kenneth enjoys watching Sacramento Kings games, going to music festivals, and working out.


Alise, PT Tech

Alise grew up on a local family farm in Gridley and moved to Washington state to earn her Bachelor's Degree in Health Promotion with a Minor in Music at Walla Walla University in 2013. She lived overseas and on the east coast for a while before making her way back to Gridley, where she now works on her family farm again, in addition to working as a PT Tech at Gridley Physical Therapy. Alise enjoys her job helping others and plans on applying to Physician Assistant programs in the future. When she is not at work, Alise spends her free time exploring the outdoors, playing piano, and reading.


Amelia, PT Tech

Amelia, PT Tech

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Rosana, PT Tech

Rosana, PT Tech

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Pam, Insurance Coordinator

Pam, Insurance Coordinator

Pam is a native of Sacramento where she attended California State University, earning a Bachelor of Science in Accounting. She retired from the accounting and financial management arenas, but missed the challenges of learning new skills and the camaraderie and satisfaction of working towards a common, worthy goal. Having experienced orthopedic surgeries and been a patient at Gridley Physical Therapy, she joined the team in 2021 where she is happy to use her skills and knowledge, along with her personal experiences to serve patients. In her spare time, Pam enjoys gardening, traveling, and spending time with friends, family, and her golden retriever Opie.