MEET OUR STAFF
PT, DPT, Owner
Steve Jolley was born and raised in Shelley, Idaho. After high school he spent 2 years helping the people of Honduras following hurricane Mitch. While in Honduras he learned to speak fluent Spanish and continues to be in contact with friends in that region. Steve attended Brigham Young University, where he met Chelsea Summers who became his wife. They have three children.
In 2005, Steve received his Bachelor of Science Degree in Health Sciences. He then earned his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Idaho State University in 2008.
Steve is very involved with scouting and for troop 202 here in Pahrump. He is also active with Pahrump Valley High School athletics and many local community events. Steve and his family are also very involved with his church.
- Elephant Polo 70%
- Wing Suit Pilot 80%
- Extreme Croquet 65%
Isaac Inouye was born and raised in Costa Mesa California. After high school, Isaac moved to Orem, Utah to work on his B.S in Exercise Science at Utah Valley University. While working on his undergraduate education, Isaac met and married his wife Sharyn. After getting his B.S in Exercise Science, Isaac moved to Henderson Nevada where he obtained his Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Touro University.
Isaac enjoys the outdoor access that the Las Vegas valley provides, and he tries to spend as much time as possible outside. Isaac considers himself a Jack-of-all-trades and enjoys mountain biking, climbing, trail running, and backcountry skiing. While not specifically training for one activity, Isaac likes to participate in each activity as much as time permits. Isaac and his wife Sharyn also enjoy a good meal and are always on the lookout for new food spots to try.
Isaac has worked in multiple areas of Physical Therapy and has clinical experience in outpatient, inpatient, and skilled nursing. As a therapist, Isaac enjoys the daily interactions with his patients and enjoys the rehab process that he is able to help his patients through.
- Drone Ping Pong 77%
- Extreme Dodge Ball 84%
- Uphill Show Skiing 90%
Richard Del Rosario
Richard Del Rosario was born and raised in Las Vegas, NV. He went to Spring Valley High school where he graduated in 2012. Prior to becoming a Physical Therapist Assistant, Richard worked in Retail and house remodeling. During Richard’s free time he enjoys playing football, badminton, and hiking. Richard also enjoys cooking and trying different foods from all cultures.
In 2014, he decided to go back to school to get his Associates degree of Science for a Physical Therapist Assistant and graduated in April 2016. During his clinical experience Richard was able to attend two outpatient orthopedics and a skilled nursing facility. Richard wanted to become part of this profession because he loves the satisfaction of helping people physically and getting them back to their previous lifestyle.
- Trans-Atlantic Sailshoeing 70%
- Wing Suit Pilot 80%
- Downhill Ice Hockey 65%
Cheyenne was born in a small town in Tennessee. After living all throughout the south she settled in Las Vegas in 1997. Cheyenne earned her first Associate’s degree at the College of Southern Nevada with no specific career direction in mind. Some years later Cheyenne realized her true passion in life was to be able to help people on a daily basis. That passion, accompanied with her love of fitness programs like yoga and Pilates, led her to the field of Physical Therapy. She earned her Occupational Associate’s Degree in Physical Therapy Assisting in 2016 from Pima Medical Institute.
Cheyenne gained experience at acute, sub-acute, and outpatient orthopedic settings throughout her clinicals but is especially interested in manual therapy techniques to aid in healing orthopedic patients. She is beyond excited to finally be doing what she loves. Cheyenne also loves getting to know people, family time, reading, photography, and the great outdoors.
- Whitewater Kayaking 60%
- Deep Sea Line Dancing 84%
- Midnight Street Drag Racing 70%
Jason Dalisay is originally from San Diego, California. He graduated with a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology from San Diego State University in 2005. Some years later Jason decided go back to school and in 2015 he graduated at the top of his class in the PTA program from Carrington College in Las Vegas, Nevada. There he also earned his second Associate’s degree.
Jason has worked at several sports performance PT clinics throughout the Las Vegas valley. He loves treating athletes but also has keen sense for treating post-op orthopedic patients.
Jason is an avid SDSU college basketball fan and a San Diego Chargers fan. In his spare time, Jason enjoys playing golf, traveling, and weight training. He was married to his bride Jennette in March 2013. In April of 2013 they were blessed with their first daughter, Aria.
- Snowshoe Mountain Climbing 70%
- Skydiving 30%
- Rubber Raft Survivalist 50%
I was born and raised in the small town of Salinas, CA and went to North Salinas High School. I enjoyed softball and track & field where 3 other girls and I received the title “4x1 Relay Team Champions” for our division. In July 2014 I moved to Las Vegas, Nevada to go to PTA school. I graduated in 2016 where I received my Associates Degree for PTA. I wanted to get into this field because I have a strong desire to help people get better and at the same time, I am doing something I really enjoy. In my spare time, I enjoy hiking, badminton, going to the gym, and trying new foods from around the world. I hope to one day own a giant tortoise and an alpaca.
- 4×1 Relay 100%
- Underwater Badminton 71%
- Cloud Walking 51%
Dave Christensen was born in Idaho Falls, ID and attended Shelley High School. Dave grew up on a potato farm and learned the value of work at an early age. Upon graduation from high school in 2001, he served a 2 year LDS mission in Riverside CA.
In 2004 Dave married his high school sweet heart Elsha in Idaho Falls, ID. They have 3 children, 2 boys and 1 girl.
Dave continued his education at Idaho State University in Pocatello, ID where he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Sports Science in 2009 and Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2012.
Dave is very personable and enjoys working with a wide array of patients with various ailments. He has experience with orthopedics, neurological deficits, vestibular/balance, wound care, sports/athletics, cardio-pulmonary, and workers’ compensation cases.
Dave and his family are involved in their church, scouting, sports, photography, community events, and various outdoor activities.
- Grizzly Bear Wrestler 85%
- Helicopter Wing Walker 70%
- Wingsuit Test Pilot 50%
Sue Stefanelli has been interested in the medical profession since an early age. Sue first pursued her passion as a “Candy Striper” for a couple of summers at Nellis AFB hospital. She then attended a vocational high school in Las Vegas which offered health occupations and by the time she graduated she was working as a nursing assistant. Later, Sue attended Community College of Southern Nevada (CCSN) where she received her LPN certificate, though she eventually transferred to a physical therapy assistant program. She graduated from the PTA program in 1994 and has been working in the field ever since. Sue has worked in a variety of areas throughout her career and has gained a lot of invaluable experience in what has turned out to be a fantastic and ever changing career. Sue enjoys gardening, family and relaxation.
- Grizzly Bear Wrestler 85%
- Helicopter Stunt Pilot 70%
- Agressive Ice Lake Hopscotch Racing 50%
OT – OCCUPATIONAL THERAPIST
Robert Figgins was born and raised in Las Vegas, NV. After graduating from Bonanza High School, Robert served a 2 year mission in Hawaii for the LDS church. After returning home from Hawaii, he completed his undergraduate courses at UNLV in 2011. Robert attended an occupational therapy graduate program in Mesa, AZ and graduated in 2016. He was married in Gilbert, AZ in 2014 and has just welcomed his first child in November of 2015. Robert enjoys playing basketball, cheering on the Rebels basketball team, and spending time with his wife, Melissa, and his son, James.
- Tsunami Kayaking 80%
- Skydiving 30%
- Downhill Basketball 50%
Sean Hastings came on board with Affiliated Therapy on May 2014. He is married and has four children. He is very active in his church and in his personal life. He loves reading, art, music the outdoors and movies. He is skilled in graphic design, project management, sales and professional relations. Sean has studied at San Bernardino Community College, Westwood College, Great Basin College and has earned many certifications as well as working on his Bachelor’s Degree in Visual Communications. Sean is excited and happy to be working at Affiliated Therapy as the General Manager.
- Underwater Thumb Wrestling 80%
- Lear Jet Wing Walking 30%
- Extreme Mini Golf 50%
Debbie moved from Derby, England to Las Vegas, NV at 5 years of age and has primarily resided in Las Vegas since. She graduated from UNLV with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology in 2008. After completing her Bachelors, Debbie moved to Pittsburgh, PA to attend the University of Pittsburgh where she completed her Doctorate in Physical Therapy in 2012. In her free time Debbie enjoys staying fit and spending time with family, friends, and her dog, Chance. She has experience in pediatric and outpatient physical therapy and enjoys working with patients of all ages.
- Cage Thumb Wrestling 77%
- Submarine Racing 49%
- Cloud Counting 44%
Amanda Kropf moved to Las Vegas in 2012 and graduated from Touro University Nevada, where she graduated with her Doctorate in Physical Therapy. She previously lived in Albuquerque, New Mexico where attended the University of New Mexico and earned her B.S. in Exercise Science. In her free time, she enjoys music and likes to read. She loves spending time with her 9 nieces and nephews and playing with her dog. Amanda has done several triathlons and practices yoga on a regular basis. She has experience in physical therapy in acute, inpatient, and outpatient settings and has treated all ages from newborn to geriatric.
- Underwater Kangaroo Boxing 59%
- Whitewater Chess 72%
- Boomerang Horseshoes 44%
Artgie Garcia was raised in Oxnard, CA and has lived in Las Vegas for 10 years. In 2004, Artgie attended the International Professional School of Bodywork in San Diego, CA where he received his certificate in Massage Therapy. In 2006, he relocated to Las Vegas and continued a career in retail management until 2014, when he decided to return to school. In 2016, he graduated from the PTA program at Carrington College, earning his second associates degree.
Artgie chose this profession because he considered himself selfless and is always willing to help others. During his free time, he enjoys going to the gym, snowboarding and traveling. Also, he plays playing various sports such as, basketball, football, and badminton. Most of all he enjoys building relationships and spending time with his family and friends.
- Hover Board Stunt Pilot 80%
- Llama Polo 45%
- Deep Pond Golf Ball Retrieval 30%
Stephen DeFriez was born in Price, Utah and grew up in Castle Dale, Utah. After high school he served a 2 year LDS mission in Italy. Stephen obtained a bachelors degree in Exercise Physiology from the University of Utah. He then received his Doctorate of Physical Therapy also from the University of Utah in 2009.
While at the University of Utah Stephen met and married his wife. They have 3 children.
Stephen has always enjoyed small towns so his work experience has been very broad and includes geriatrics, vestibular/balance, orthopedics, home health, cardio-pulmonary and wound care.
Stephen has been a resident of Pahrump for 7 years. His interests include Jeeping, camping, hiking and trying science experiments with his kids.
- Spacewalking 80%
- Cave Diving 30%
- Polar Bear Hypnotism 50%
Sharon Oster was raised on a dairy farm in Minnesota where she developed her love for animals and the great outdoors. She graduated from the University of North Dakota with a Bachelor of Science degree in Physical Therapy. Sharon has worked in several states and moved to the Pahrump valley when there were no fast food restaurants and only one stop light. Throughout her career she has worked with a wide variety of patients from premature newborns to 104 years old.
- Alpine Horseshoes 80%
- Skydiving 30%
- Extreme Tree Climbing 77%
Robyn was born in Bronx, New York. Shortly after she moved with her family to Las Vegas, Nevada where she spent all of her youth growing up. After graduating high school, Robyn started to work towards a Pastry degree at CSN. She gained experience working as a baker but realized that she enjoyed it more as a hobby. That is when she decided to receive a degree in Physical Therapy as a Physical Therapy Assistant. She has been familiar with the field ever since a little girl because both her parents are PT’s. Robyn has a passion for working with children which helped her pursue physical therapy specializing in pediatrics. She enjoys playing soccer, going to concerts, and ANYTHING DISNEY!
- Baked World’s Largest Mickey Mouse Cupcake 100%
- 24 Hour Soccer Marathon 85%
- Uphill Ice Skate Racing 73%