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The American Physical Therapy Association Accreditation department is comprised of 10 individuals who provide support for the activities related to on-site visits and CAPTE meetings. Staff are also available to respond to questions about the accreditation process.

Our offices are located at:
American Physical Therapy Association
3030 Potomac Ave., Suite 100
Alexandria, Virginia 22305-3085

Hours: The Department of Accreditation is open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. ET.

Staff Contact List

Candy Bahner, PT, DPT, MS (Accreditation, Interim Director)
Phone: 703-706-3242 | Email:

Ellen Price, PT, MEd (Accreditation, Senior Specialist, Interim Lead PT Programs)
Phone: 703-706-8593 | Email:

Cindy Mihelich, PT, MEd (Accreditation, Senior Specialist, Interim Lead PTA Programs)
Phone: 703-706-3213 | Email:

Mike Chevalier, PTA, AAS, BS (Accreditation, Senior Specialist, Lead Pre-Accreditation Specialist)
Phone: 703-706-3385 | Email:

Tim Artis (Associate, Accreditation Projects)
Phone: 703-706-3173 | Email:

Eva Donley (Manager, Accreditation Office)
Phone: 703-706-3243 | Email:

Teresa Emmons, PTA, AS, BS (Specialist, PTA Programs)
Phone: 703-706-3231 | Email:

Kristy Gramling (Associate, Accreditation Office)
Phone: 703-706-3244 | Email:

Vacant (Specialist, Database)