Michelle R. Macdonald, MPT, CPI
CEO / CFO
Licensed Physical Therapist
Certified Pilates Instructor
Michelle is a Colorado Licensed Physical Therapist. She has practiced physical therapy for over 17 years and graduated from Western University of Health Sciences with a Master’s in Physical Therapy in 1995. Specializing in Pilates-Based Rehab, Michelle open two Pilates Rehab Centers in California beginning in 2000. She specialized in orthopedics and chronic pain rehabilitation for the past 10 years before selling her centers, relocating to Colorado and opening Windsor Physical Therapy at the Windsor Health Club in January 2010. Currently, Rocky Mountain Physical Therapy has grown to 5 locations including Windsor, Fort Collins, Johnstown, Loveland, and Front Range Pediatrics Associates in Greeley. In addition to physical therapy, Michelle has worked as a Certified Group Fitness Instructor and Certified Pilates Instructor for over 15 years. She has taught a wide variety of fitness classes over the years including Step Aerobics, Spinning, Pilates Mat and Reformer Classes, Body Works, Circuit Training and yoga. In addition to her work, Michelle enjoys biking, hiking, gardening, horseback riding and spending quality time with her two daughters.
Executive Director / Fort Collins Clinical Director
Licensed Physical Therapist
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Certified Functional Dry Needling
Meggan grew up on a small hobby farm in Jackson Wyoming where she raised 4-H animals and horses. She graduated from the University of Wyoming with her Bachelors in 2004 (GO POKES!!) and The University of Colorado Health Science Center with her doctorate in 2008. She has worked for Rocky Mountain since 2012 and enjoys working with people who have been to therapy prior without good results in order to show them what physical therapy really can achieve for them. She has a passion for getting people better and returning them to what the love to do. Meggan spends her free time with her husband and daughter Alex, most often outside enjoying family time and all of the activities that Fort Collins offers. She was recently selected as a top physical therapist in Fort Collins, CO by the Worldwide Leaders in Healthcare.
Julie Swanson, CMBS
Julie joined Rocky Mountain Physical Therapy in March of 2014. She was raised in Windsor, CO. Although Julie is from Colorado almost her entire family is from Nebraska, so she is a die hard Husker Girl! Julie graduated from the Institute of Business and Medical Careers with her Associate’s Degree in Allied Medical Health for Billing and Coding in 2012. Julie loves the physical therapy world of billing because she is able to work closely with the patients. Julie has enjoyed her time at Rocky Mountain Physical therapy and relationships she has built here. She looks forward to growing with Rocky Mountain Physical Therapy in the years to come. Outside of work Julie enjoys spending time with her husband and daughter. Julie loves to be outdoors enjoying: camping, boating, water skiing, etc.
Emily moved to Fort Collins in March of 2018. She lived in the beautiful city of Destin, Florida for six years, but is originally from Dubuque, Iowa. She currently attends Grand Canyon University and working on her bachelor of science degree in elementary education degree. She enjoys traveling, reading, and exploring new places.