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.


Kenny, PT Tech

Kenny, PT Tech

Kenny 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, Kenny enjoys watching Sacramento Kings games, going to music festivals, and working out.


Jocelyn, PT Tech

Jocelyn, PT Tech

Jocelyn is originally from Gridley and has worked as a tech at Gridley Physical Therapy since 2018. She recently graduated from Chico State with her Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Physiology and Minor in Health and Wellness. Now that her undergraduate work is behind her, Jocelyn plans to continue her education and obtain her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. In her spare time, Jocelyn loves going out with family and friends and playing tennis!

Jennifer, PT Tech

Jennifer, PT Tech

Jennifer was born and raised in Los Angeles and is currently studying to earn her Bachelor's of Science in Exercise Physiology with a Minor in Health and Wellness at Chico State. She recently completed an internship with Gridley Physical Therapy last fall. Jennifer plans to continue her education and obtain her Doctorate of Physical Therapy. In her spare time, she loves dancing, traveling, and going camping with her friends and family.

Juan, PT Tech

Juan, PT Tech

Juan is originally from Salinas and graduated last spring with his Bachelor's of Science in Exercise Physiology with a minor in Health and Wellness at Chico State. He plans to continue his education and obtain his Doctorate of Physical Therapy. When he's not working, Juan likes to hike and you can also see him at the Farmer's Market every Saturday morning!

Courtney, Receptionist

Courtney, Receptionist

Courtney was born and raised in San Jose and recently relocated to Gridley with her family. She attended school for Medical Billing and Coding and is also a Licensed Phlebotomist. Courtney is your main contact for scheduling your appointments and is happy to help anyone at any time. When she is not working, Courtney loves to spend time with her family and friends, go to San Jose Sharks games, and attend country concerts!


Monica, Insurance Coordinator

Monica, Insurance Coordinator

Monica grew up in Gridley and is your primary contact when it comes to insurance verification. She enjoys helping patients get the most out of their coverage and is here to answer any questions you might have about your benefits. In her free time, Monica enjoys being outdoors or just being with family and friends.