Scott Allan President / Partner BMR-PT
Scott holds the position of President of the inMotion Network. He devotes his time to managing the operations of the clinics and at times will continue with patient care as needed. He often can be found driving between the clinics, facilitating staff and business development meetings while enjoying a Timmies and asking "Kyla why?"
Scott graduated from the University of Manitoba in 1987. Since graduation Scott has continued his pursuit of knowledge with extensive post graduate studies in musculoskeletal physiotherapy. While playing Junior Hockey with the St. James Canadians, Scott was introduced to physiotherapy as a patient. Now Scott is able to return that first hand experience back to his patients.
Scott's professional interests are diverse. He enjoys treating post surgical conditions and has a specialized interest in knee injuries and hip replacements, not only as a physiotherapist but as a patient as well. His involvement in sports physiotherapy ranges from his grass roots experience as a trainer with hockey and football, a therapist at two Canada Games to coordinating the medical needs for the Baseball venues at the 1999 Pan Am Games.
Stephanie Roberecki Partner / Physiotherapist BMR-PT
Stephanie has enjoyed many varied experiences as a physiotherapist since graduation from the University of Manitoba in 1986. These includes; induction into the Manitoba Runners Association as a builder in 2016; Race Director of the Physio Fit Run since 1991; presenting at seminars for The Running Room, City Park Runners, MEC, Triathlon Clubs, Joints In Motion, Manitoba Hydro, Canadian Pacific Railway regarding injury prevention, stretching exercises, office ergonomics; 10km clinic instructor for The Running Room, five years as a trainer for Winnipeg Hawkeyes Junior Football club, volunteer for numerous sporting events at all levels including Canada Games and Western Canada Summer Games, medical coordinator for the cycling venues 1999 Pan American Games; Chairperson Physiotherapy Alliance and Sport Physiotherapy Division Manitoba Branch. Academically she holds a Sport Physiotherapy Canada Certificate Level. Numerous courses identified by the Canadian Physiotherapy Orthopaedic Division, Sports Physiotherapy Division, Canadian Physiotherapy Association have been utilized to increase her knowledge base. She was awarded the Lenore Saunders Award in 2007 to recognize contribution to the profession. Special interests include the treatment of running injuries due to her extensive athletic background, including full marathons, half marathons, triathlons and Ironman Canada in 2008, 2010, 2012 and 2014. In 2015 Stephanie Roberecki ran the Boston Marathon which was a lifelong dream come true! An avid mountain bike enthusiast and recreational downhill skier, it is realized that injuries are in fact a part of an active lifestyle!! Life is meant to be lived and Stephanie will do her best to keep you moving.
Scott Allan and Stephanie Roberecki opened Quarry Physiotherapy in Stonewall in 1994. The clinic has grown significantly since then and continues to grow. The clinics in Gimli and Arborg were added to provide more comprehensive patient care to the Interlake. Service excellence is the desired result of the countless hours of dedication to the businesses. Stephanie is actively involved with the Interlake Clinics in marketing and promotion capacity!
Sherry Scott Partner / Physiotherapist BMR-PT
Soon after her 1989 graduation from R.D. Parker Collegiate in Thompson, Manitoba, Sherry moved to Winnipeg, in which she has continues to live and call home. Initial achievement of her certificate in Medical Radiological Technology, with Medical Laboratory Assistant, introduced Sherry to the hospital and medical system. Experience and knowledge acquired in both acute and chronic care settings spurred Sherry to expand her focus and explore the primary care giver role.
Sherry returned to school to graduate from the University of Manitoba with a Bachelor Degree in Medical Rehabilitation in 2003 and has since pursued her interest of musculoskeletal rehabilitation in both the hospital and private clinic setting. Sherry currently works in a clinic where she manages a full case load and diverse clientele which can range from individuals involved in motor vehicle accidents or injured on the job, to runners and athletes, as well as individuals suffering from both acute and chronic injuries. Sherry actively strives to further her knowledge and continuing education having completed numerous courses that include management courses through U of W, manual therapy levels through the Orthopaedic division, and has also achieved certification in acupuncture through the International Foundation to mention a few. In her spare time Sherry can be found teaching a clinic at the Running Room with her partner Stephanie Roberecki or out for a jog in the park.
Beth Gutkin-Roy Partner/Physiotherapist BMR-PT
Beth joined the Quarry Team in 2006, after she received her degree in Physiotherapy from the University of Manitoba. She currently works full time in the Stonewall clinic and is a very dedicated and knowledgeable clinician. Growing up in Winnipeg, Beth enjoyed playing on many sports teams including softball, ringette, hockey and field hockey. After graduating from high school, she moved to Kingston, Ontario where she received an honours Bachelor of Science Degree with a major in Psychology. Beth now resides in Stonewall with her husband, son and daughter and two Labrador retrievers. Over the years she has been an asset in the organization of various volunteer events, including the Physio Fit Run and the MS Bike Tour. She has taken various post graduate Orthopedic and Acupuncture Courses and plans to take many more in the future! When Beth is not working, she enjoys being active with her family and friends. Her favorite activities include snowboarding, hiking, and running. In the summer, she can often be found spending weekends out at the family cottage in Clear Lake, Manitoba.
Scott Allan President / Partner
Stephanie Roberecki Partner / Physiotherapist
Sherry Scott Partner / Physiotherapist
Beth Gutkin-Roy Partner/Physiotherapist
Craig Schaan Physiotherapist BSc.,BMR PT
Craig attended the University of Manitoba and graduated in 1997 with a Bachelor of Medical Rehabilitation Physiotherapy and previously in 1991 with a Bachelor of Science. Craig has been with Portage Physiotherapy since March, 1998. He has maintained an interest in sports and orthopedics over the years and has continually upgraded his skills by taking various post graduate courses in these areas of practice. Craig has a particular interest in the area of foot and ankle biomechanics, sport related injuries and orthotics.
Krista Schaan Physiotherapist BMR-PT
Krista attended the University of Manitoba and graduated in 1997 with a Bachelor of Medical Rehabilitation in Physiotherapy. Krista has been with Portage Physiotherapy since February 2000. Over the years Krista has taken many post graduate courses in the area of orthopaedics and has a special interest in the treatment of temporomandibular joint dysfunction. In 2006 Krista decided to branch out into Women’s Health issues, particularly in the area of pelvic pain and incontinence.
Krista grew up in Winnipeg and after several years of commuting decided to make the move to Portage la Prairie with Craig and their boys in 2005.
Craig Schaan Physiotherapist
Krista Schaan Physiotherapist
(Patrick) Tyler Tan Massage Therapist RMT
Tyler joined the InMotion Network team as a clinic aid at our Creekside clinic in 2018.
Motivated by his team and the work environment he enrolled at Wellington College to become a Registered Massage therapist!
Tyler graduated from Wellington College in June 2020. He will be mainly working at our Creekside location with one day a week in Portage La Prairie and Gimli.
Tyler likes taking part of continual education courses to expand his massage scope.
When he isn’t working he enjoys staying active and being around friends and family.
Chelsey Yandeau Massage Therapist RMT
Chelsey recently joined the Portage Physiotherapy team January 2017. She looks forward to offering more work days and evening’s hours to the massage therapy schedule.
Graduating from Wellington College of Remedial Massage therapy in January 2012 Chelsea enjoys participating in continued education courses and broadening her massage scope and background to better aide current and future clients.
A country girl all her life, growing up in Plumas and now residing in Gladstone with husband Chris and son Liam. She enjoys spending her summers fishing at the lake, watching and playing baseball. Winters are kept busy running from rink to rink watching all the boys play hockey !
(Patrick) Tyler Tan Massage Therapist
Chelsey Yandeau Massage Therapist
Lydia Pongoski - Athletic Therapist Athletic Therapist BKin, CAT (C)
Previously a Clinic Aide / Office Assistant while completing her schooling, Lydia Pongoski is now an Athletic Therapist working at our Portage clinic! She graduated from the University of Manitoba in 2017 with a Bachelor’s degree in Kinesiology through the athletic therapy program.
Over the years she has gained experience from various sports such as the University of Manitoba Track and Field team, the Blue Bombers Cheer and Dance Team, the New York Rangers Professional Hockey Team, and currently with the Winnipeg Blues Hockey Team.
Lydia is able to treat a wide range of injuries, not only sports related injuries, but injuries that can be related to work or motor vehicle accidents.
In her spare time Lydia coaches gymnastics at the Southport Gymnastics club and enjoys spending time with family and friends.
Lydia Pongoski - Athletic Therapist Athletic Therapist
Stefano Trunzo Chiropractor D.C. ART Certified
Dr Stefano Trunzo joined the inMotion Team in July of 2019 at our Sage Creek Clinic. He will also be treating clients at our Portage Physio Satellite location as well as Quarry Physio in Gillam!
Dr. Trunzo completed his Doctorate of Chiropractic degree at Northwestern Health Sciences in 2017. Throughout studying, he learned various techniques that include diversified adjusting and athletic taping.
Before graduation he volunteered in different clinics to enhance his clinical skill set- La Clinica - West Side Community Center ( St. Paul, MN)- Pillsbury House Integrated Health Clinic ( Minneapolis,MN)
Post-Graduation he looked further to enhance his technique and completed the Active Release Technique Certification - Full body and FMT Rocktape Certification.
Stefano Trunzo Chiropractor
Annette O’Dea Foot Care Nurse RN, Reflexologist
Annette attended Red River College and graduated with her Registered Nursing Diploma in 1994. In 2001 she completed training for Dialysis Nursing, and completed training for Diabetic Foot Care Nursing. She has worked as a Dialysis and Foot Care Nurse as well as a Diabetic Foot Care Nurse since then, for the IRHA and for the inMotion Network of Physiotehrapy Clinics and More. In 2010 she completed her training as a Reflexologist with the Reflexology Association of Canada. In 2010 her courier also took another turn as in she started work as a Diabetes Nurse Educator in the northern Interlake area.
In her free time she enjoys going for long walks with her dog, Lady, every day if at all possible. Swimming, skiing, curling almost any kind of outdoor activity. She also enjoys spending time with family and friends, and especially her Church family. At present Annette resides just outside of Moosehorn, Manitoba with her husband Albert. The pair recently celebrated 25 years of marriage!
Annette O’Dea Foot Care Nurse
Sarah is a private practice dietitian working and living in Winnipeg. She received her Bachelor of Human Ecology with a major in Foods and Nutrition from the University of Manitoba in 1988 and obtained her Registered Dietitian designation in 1989. Sarah has been in private practice for over 25 years helping people reach their individual nutrition goals. Sarah’s focus is on nutrition counselling individual children and adults, including seniors, related to therapeutic diets (e.g. high blood pressure, cholesterol and gastrointestinal disorders), weight management, healthy eating, prenatal nutrition, sports nutrition, eating disorders and group counselling. Sarah has a passion for her profession. Her goal is to carefully listen to her clients and work closely with them to find a healthy and balanced way of living that fits their specific needs and individual circumstances. She believes that nothing is written in stone. If one approach doesn’t work, she and her clients will find one that does . . . together. Sarah is thrilled to join the inMotion Network Team at Sage Creek as well as Creekside to help her clients lead healthier lives.
Sarah is a private practice dietitian working and living in Winnipeg. She received her Bachelor of Human Ecology with a major in Foods and Nutrition from the University of Manitoba in 1988 and obtained her Registered Dietitian designation in 1989. Sarah has been in private practice for over 25 years helping people reach their individual nutrition goals.
Sarah’s focus is on nutrition counselling individual children and adults, including seniors, related to therapeutic diets (e.g. high blood pressure, cholesterol and gastrointestinal disorders), weight management, healthy eating, prenatal nutrition, sports nutrition, eating disorders and group counselling.
Sarah has a passion for her profession. Her goal is to carefully listen to her clients and work closely with them to find a healthy and balanced way of living that fits their specific needs and individual circumstances. She believes that nothing is written in stone. If one approach doesn’t work, she and her clients will find one that does . . . together.
Sarah is thrilled to join the inMotion Network Team at Sage Creek as well as Creekside to help her clients lead healthier lives.
Joanne is a Occupational Therapist / Rehabilitation Consultant with extensive experience in Vocational Rehabilitation working with Insurance companies, employers, and legal firms to assist individuals to return to sustainable employment. Joanne is client centered focus, has strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to adapt therapeutic approach to fit individual situations. The inMotion Network began to consult with Joanne in 2012 at Creekside with her functional capacity evaluations and have since gone on to utilize Joanne in many other occupational therapy situations. She currently provides services in all inMotion Network locations.
Joanne is a Occupational Therapist / Rehabilitation Consultant with extensive experience in Vocational Rehabilitation working with Insurance companies, employers, and legal firms to assist individuals to return to sustainable employment. Joanne is client centered focus, has strong communication and interpersonal skills with the ability to adapt therapeutic approach to fit individual situations.
The inMotion Network began to consult with Joanne in 2012 at Creekside with her functional capacity evaluations and have since gone on to utilize Joanne in many other occupational therapy situations. She currently provides services in all inMotion Network locations.
Gisele Sutherland Office Manager
Gisele is from Portage la Prairie
She has 2 children, son, Christian and daughter Dominique who works part time for Portage Physio.
She has two granddaughters (Christian) Avaiah and Alia,
her family fur baby Lola Pepsi Cola, nickname Pinky a Boston Terrier
In her spare time Gisele coaches figure skating with the Portage Skating Club from beginner to Elite
Her Interests include running, baseball and hockey, all sports in general.
Dominique Bergeron Clinic Aide
Dominique finished her first year university and enjoys working at Ptg Physio as well as Altos and 9round her newest job opportunity
Dominique was a High Performance elite skater for Mb and was fortunate to skate nationally for several years. She is still actively involved with the sport.
She enjoys being around people and will try just about any sport going.
She is undecided about her future education and may take a gap year to try different things.
Hayley Charison Clinic Aide / Office Assistant
Hayley joined the inMotion team at Quarry Physio in Stonewall October of 2019 and transitioning to our Portage location August of 2020.
Hayley grew up in Teulon and graduated from Teulon Collegiate in June 2019. She is planning on going to university in the fall, then eventually pursing a career as an Occupational Therapist or a Paramedic.
In her spare time you will find her at the hockey rink, whether it is coaching, playing, or watching hockey. She also enjoys fishing and playing other sports.
Kyla Lenio-Slack Operations Manager
Kyla joined the inMotion Network in July of 2015 and has quickly become an asset to the team. The Stonewall Clinic is usually home base but she travels to all locations including the city and Gillam -- Playing a strong role in the administrative and operations aspect.
Originally from the city she has lived in Teulon since 2008 and considers the Interlake her home. She attended Red River College for Business Administration and has since maintained a career path in that direction. She quickly realized that a routine desk job was not for her and enjoys working in a diverse setting with a multiplicity of tasks. Her thought is it keeps work interesting, varied and sometimes unpredictable!
Kyla is a busy mom of two and always ready to jaunt her son and/or daughter to and from sports, events, activities and spend quality time with them. Kyla has been participating in the Dragon Boat festivals since 2003 and takes pride in helping to raise money towards Cancer Research. She enjoys spending time with family and friends, being active, enjoying the outdoors, a good book, and all kinds of food!