Alyssa D Walz, PT, DPT received her Doctorate of Physical Therapy in 2014 from Georgia State University. She received her Bachelor of Science in Biology from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 2009. She completed a long term internship at Tender Ones Therapy Services where she discovered her love and passion for working with children. Alyssa and Steve started paddle boarding aquatic therapy at the lake in summer of 2015. Alyssa is the Assistant Academic Clinical Coordinator at Georgia State University. She co-founded and is president Eduglobal Alumni Advisory Board which mentors students in international clinical education. In addition, she served on a medical physical therapy mission trip to Nicaragua. In her leisure time, she enjoys traveling the world, paddle boarding, hiking, tennis, running, yoga, spending time with friends and family, especially her maltese dog, Magdelina.