Ellie Schmidt, BS Exercise Science, PT Aide, Certified KAASTU Specialist

Ellie Schmidt - BS Exercise Science, PT Aide, Certified KAASTU SpecialistEllie grew up in Newberg, OR and received her Bachelors in Exercise Science from Linfield College in 2015. She has always had a passion for sports and competition, which led her to compete at Linfield in both soccer and track earning multiple honors in both sports.

During her college athletic career she endured 2 knee surgeries which landed her in physical therapy. Since graduation, she has found herself in Hood River working in a field she has always been accustom to, rehabilitation and athletics. She joined the CGPT team in June of 2016 and has been able to continue learning about the field not as a patient, but as a student. She is now taking her knowledge to the local high school and coaching for the HRVHS track team. In her free time she likes to take advantage of the mountain, hiking trails, the river, community soccer league, and most recently, roller derby.