Derick is a Colorado Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant. He graduated from the Jefferson College of Health Sciences in Roanoke, VA, and has been practicing since 1996. Before joining Rocky Mountain Physical Therapy in March 2014, he practiced in outpatient settings in Cheyenne, WY, and Roanoke, Va for the majority of his career. He and his wife climbed all of Colorado’s 14ers before having their first child in 2016 and continue to explore RMNP’s peaks away from the crowds. When life takes him east, he enjoys hiking the Blue Ridge Mountains of Virginia.