About the Board

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The Board of Physical Therapy Examiners has been in existence since 1947 to regulate the practice of physical therapy in the State of Maryland. Physical therapist assistants have been licensed in this State since 1972. Board meetings are held every third Tuesday of the month and are open to the public

Duties of the Board include writing regulations, interpreting the scope of practice, educating licensees, and disciplining those who violate the law. The most important function is protecting the citizens of Maryland

Board Members:

Krystal Lighty, PT,  Chairperson
Stephen Baur, PT
Karen Gordes, PT, PT

Kimberly Rotondo, PTA
Michelle Finnegan, PT
 
Sumesh Thomas, PT
Meredith Levert,  Consumer Member
Donna Richmond,  Consumer Member