About Us

Get to know our team better! Read about our fantastic staff below.

Audrey Kennedy

Audrey Kennedy, M.Ed., P.T.

With a Bachelors in Physical Therapy from Ohio University and a Masters in Exercise Physiology at Cleveland State, Audrey has worked as a Physical Therapist for over 20 years with a focus in outpatient orthopedics and sports medicine. She is highly involved in youth athletics and promotes health and fitness through creating 5K races and triathlons. She has certifications in ASTYM and Dry Needling. She also volunteers time to train Hospice volunteers in transfer skills.

Susie Alt

Susie Alt, A.S., P.T.A.

A graduate from Allegany College of Maryland in 1997 with an Associates degree in Science, Susie has 15 years of experience and has been employed in the local area at an outpatient Physical Therapy Clinic from December 1997 to October 2012. She assisted Audrey with the opening of First Choice Physical Therapy and began working there in November 2013. Susie has experience primarily in orthopedics along with Industrial Rehab, Acute and long term care and is involved in the community with fitness awareness in the youth and adult population – organizing 5K run/walks and youth triathlons!

Tonya Friend

Tonya Friend, Office Manager

A Southern High School graduate, Tonya has been a Rehab Technician from August 2004 to October 2012. She is involved with Patient Scheduling, Insurance Verification and Management of Office. Also involved in organizing 5K races and Kids In Action triathlons and Color Run.


Dixie Ashby, Billing Coordinator

Dixie graduated from Northern High School and attended Allegany College of Maryland and has 14 years of experience in insurance billing.


Randi Glotfelty, A.S., P.T.A.

A graduate from Allegany College of Maryland in 2007 with an Associates degree in Applied Science. Randi has 9 years of experience in out patient physical therapy and short and long term care rehab facilities. She began working at First Choice Physical Therapy in July of 2014. She is certified in ASTYM and has just completed her certification in  Manual Lymphatic Drainage.