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Becky Abrams Name: Becky Abrams
From: Miles City, Montana
Year started at Billings Clinic: 2007
Education: Bachelor of Science in Health and Human Performance, Master of Science in Athletic Training
Certifications: Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), Certified Athletic Trainer, Licensed Athletic Trainer
Experience: Previous and current experience working with the following sports: Football, Basketball, Volleyball, Track and field, Cross country, Tennis, Wrestling, Hockey
Job Responsibilities: Assistant Athletic Trainer at Skyview High School, Athletic Trainer for American Legion Baseball, Operating Human Performance Lab, Assist with various athletic enhancement camps



Joe Bloyder Name: Joe Bloyder
From: Conway, Arkansas
Education: Bachelor of Science in Physical Therapy 1989 from the University of Central Arkansas
Year started at Billings Clinic: 1996
Certifications: Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association since 1990; SPARQ certified trainer since 2007
Experience: Past Manager of Orthopedic/PMR/Rehabilitation departments, Traveling Therapist
Job Responsibilities: Clinical Coordinator of outpatient rehab services and sports medicine programs, Physical Therapist at Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center, CSCS Responsibilities include assisting with various athletic enhancement camps and programs with our Sports Specific Training (SST) program



AJ Bone Name: AJ Bone
From: Livingston, MT
Education: Bachelor of Science Rocky Mountain College 1981; Master of Physical Therapy from Regis University 1997; Doctor of Physical Therapy from Regis University 2007
Year started at Billings Clinic: 1998
Certifications: Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) since 1989; SPARQ certified trainer since 2007
Experience: Billings High School football coach since 1981, past president of Montana state National Strength and Conditioning Association
Job Responsibilities: Physical Therapist at Orthopedics and Sports Medicine Center, CSCS Responsibilities include providing athletic enhancement training for individuals, small groups and camps, designing programs for speed and power camps in the Specific Training (SST) program



Name: Brenda Brady
From: Winnett, MT
Education: The University of Montana-Missoula, (2003) BS Health & Human Performance, Emphasis in Athletic Training
MS Health & Human Performance, Emphasis in Exercise Science (2005)
Year started at Billings Clinic: 2009
Certifications: Certified Athletic Trainer (2004), American Heart Association CPR and First Aid Instructor,  American Red Cross First Responder Instructor, Approved Clinical Instructor for Athletic Training Education Programs
Experience: University of Montana: football, track and field, cross country; Mesa State College:  women's soccer, men's and women's basketball, softball, baseball, volleyball, cross country, football
Billings Clinic:  Billings Bulls Hockey, American Legion Baseball, Sport Specific Training Camps; U.S. Ski Team:  Travel Pool Athletic Trainer for U.S. Freestyle Ski Team
Job Responsibilities: Head Athletic Trainer for Billings Bulls Hockey.  Sport Specific Training injury prevention camps, Athletic Training Education Program Instructor at MSUB



Mark Goldy Name: Mark Goldy
From: Billings, MT
Education: The University of Montana-Missoula, (2001) BS Health & Human Performance; Emphasis in Athletic Training (2003) MS Physical Therapy
Year started at Billings Clinic: 2003
Certifications: Athletic Trainer 2003, Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist through the National Strength and Conditioning Association 2003, SPARQ Certified Trainer 2006, NSCA Fly Solo Mentor 2008, Epic Combine Director 2009
Experience: Billings Bulls, Billings American Legion Baseball, Billings Outlaws, USA Hockey District Camps, Division I FB, VB, SR camps
Job Responsibilities: Physical therapist at Orthopedics and Sports Medicine, Athletic trainer/ strength and conditioning specialist for American Legion Baseball teams and Billings Bulls Hockey Club, assists in coordination of strength and conditioning programs for various teams, camps, and individuals for athletic enhancement Specific Training (SST) programs



Adam Leachman Name: Adam Leachman
From: Bozeman, Montana
Education: BS Exercise Science 1997 Montana State University, DPT Arizona School of Health Sciences 2002
Year started at Billings Clinic: 2002
Certifications: SPARQ Trainer 2007
Experience: Staff acute Physical Therapist Billings Clinic 2002-2004, Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Out Patient physical therapist 2004-current, US Ski Team physical therapist 2007 World Junior Championships
Job Responsibilities: Outpatient rehab, sports medicine rehab, sports specific training (SST), assists in SST camp organization and program implementation



Deke Lundman Name: Deke Lundman
From: Billings, MT
Education: Bachelor of Arts in Biology from Concordia College in 1997, Master of Physical Therapy from University of Mary in 1999
Year started at Billings Clinic: 2000
Certifications: SPARQ certified trainer since 2007
Experience: Orthopedic and Sports Medicine physical therapist at Billings Clinic , Orthopedic and Sports Medicine physical therapist for 1 year in Honolulu, Hawaii, working with amateur, collegiate, and professional triathletes.
Job Responsibilities: Physical Therapist at Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center



Christine Mcfadyean Name: Christine McFaydean
From: Stanford, Montana
Education: BS in Biology from Rocky Mountain College 2003, Doctorate of Physical Therapy University of Montana 2006
Year started at Billings Clinic: 2006
Certifications: Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialists (CSCS) 2006
Experience: All American Volleyball player Rocky Mountain College
Job Responsibilities: Physical therapist at Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center, CSCS Responsibilities include athletic enhancement design and training for individuals and camps in the SST program



Greg Monical Name: Greg Monical
From: Livingston Montana
Education: Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Rocky Mountain College Billings Montana 1990
Year started at Billings Clinic: 2006
Certifications: ECA (Exercise Science Council) 1991, ACE (American Council of Exercise) 1990, Certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association 1990
Experience: Certified Personal Trainer and Gym owner since 1986
Job Responsibilities: CSCS Responsibilities with the Sport Specific Training (SST) program including speed, quickness, agility and power training for individuals and camps for athletic enhancement, Weight loss, Grade 4 rehab. Power lifting, Coach: women’s fast pitch soft ball, football, baseball.



Doug Nickels Name: Doug Nickels
From:  Mobridge, SD
Education: University of Mary, Bismarck, ND 2006 BS in Athletic Training
Year started at Billings Clinic: September 2006-November2008, June 2009-present
Certifications: Licensed Athletic Trainer
Experience: Internship Minnesota Vikings 2006
Job Responsibilities: Head Athletic Trainer Billings Outlaws, Assistant Athletic Trainer Skyview High School, assists with American Legion Baseball and Billings Bulls Hockey, assists with athletic enhancement training camps in the Sports Specific Training program (SST)



Paula Pasek Name: Paula Pasek
From: Chaseburg, Wisconsin
Education: Masters of Occupational therapy from Texas Women’s University 1992
Year started at Billings Clinic: 1999
Certifications: Certified Hand Therapist
Experience:  
Job Responsibilities: Occupational Therapist, Certified Hand Therapist at the Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center specializing in treatment of upper extremity orthopedic/trauma hand injuries



Cherie Straus Name: Cherie Straus
From: Butte, MT
Education: Bachelor of Science in Occupational Safety and Health from Montana Tech, Butte, MT.
Year started at Billings Clinic: 2009
Certifications: Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS) through the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) since 2002.
Experience: Personal Trainer and Fitness Instructor since 1990.  Fitness business owner since 2007.  Previous and current experience working with the following sports (both individuals and teams); basketball, volleyball, softball, baseball, track, long distance running.
Job Responsibilities: CSCS responsibilities with the Sports Specific Training (SST) program.  Assist with program implementation and design.



Ryan Strecker Name: Ryan Strecker
From: Billings, MT
Education: Bachelor of Science for Health and Human Performance from MSU-Billings 2005, Doctorate of Physical Therapy from University of Montana 2008
Year started at Billings Clinic: 2008
Certifications:  
Experience:  
Job Responsibilities: Outpatient/Sports Medicine physical therapist responsible for evaluation and treatment of patients with a variety of orthopedic injuries and conditions as well as pre and post operative care.

 
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