Awards

THE SOUTH CAROLINA CHAPTER OF THE AMERICAN PHYSICAL THERAPY ASSOCIATION

Is Honored to Present the 2016:

  • Emily Cate Service Award To Gretchen Seif, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT
    “In Recognition of Her Contributions and Support to SCAPTA”
  • Outstanding Student Award To Lucas Davidson, SPT
    “In Recognition of His Contributions to SCAPTA and Her Academic Institution”
  • Butch Buchanan Clinical Excellence Award To Kalynne Ballares, PT, NCS
    “In Recognition of Her Contributions and Outstanding Performance in the Practice of Physical Therapy”
  • Facility of the Year To Newberry Physical Therapy

SCAPTA Awards Nomination Form


SCAPTA Award Winners:

Butch Buchanan Clinical Excellence Award for a Physical Therapist

* 1998 Butch Buchanan 
* 1999 Carol Robinson 
* 2000 Rich Hamel 
* 2001 Darcy Armstrong 
* 2002 Ellen Berge 
* 2003 Mike Fedele 
* 2004 Barbara Wilson
* 2005 David Morrisette
* 2006 Mark Rutledge 
* 2007 Daniel Neil Visser
* 2008 no recipient
* 2009 Genevieve Badaoui 
* 2010 no recipient
* 2011 Hunter Bowie
* 2012 Stephanie McGowan
* 2014 Jill Monger
* 2015 Tom Denninger
* 2016 Kalynne Ballares, PT, NCS

Chris Junkins Clinical Excellence Award for a Physical Therapist Assistant

* 2001 Chris Junkins
* 2002 
* 2003 Martha Junkins
* 2004 No recipient
* 2005 Steve Syck
* 2006 No recipient
* 2007 No recipient
* 2008 no recipient
* 2009 David Clark
* 2010 no recipient
* 2011 Kevin Green
* 2012 Beverly “Ann” Spaar * 2013 no recipient
* 2014 no recipient
* 2015 no recipient
* 2016 Heather Stancell, PTA

Emily Cate Award for Outstanding Achievement 

* Emily Cate
* 1996 Rita Randall
* 1996 Madge Major
* 2000 Mike Fedele
* 2001 Dargin Ervin
* 2002 Don Haley
* 2003 Dr. Serena Clark
* 2004 Janet Shelley
* 2005 Jim Stoker
* 2006 no recipient
* 2007 Lisa Saladin
* 2008 Amanda Tieder Somers
* 2009 Aaron Embry
* 2010 no recipient
* 2011 Kim Durst
* 2012 Trudy Messer
* 2014 Michelle Hard
* 2015 Robbie Leonard
* 2016 Gretchen Seif, PT, DPT, OCS, FAAOMPT

Willette McKamey Award for Outstanding Acheivement

* Willette McKamey
* Pam Grubbs
* Chris Junkins
* Martha Junkins
* Jean Hammrick
* 2000 James Ryan
* 2004 Sandra Yon
* 2005 No recipient
* 2006 No recipient
* 2007 Chris Junkins, PTA
* 2008 No recipient
* 2009 Terry Michalak
* 2010 no recipient
* 2011 Greg Sill
* 2014 Sabrina Bridges

Outstanding Student Award

* 2001 Lisa Bettio
* 2002 Leslie Brewer
* 2003 Adam Smith
* 2004 Heather Jones
* 2005 Tamara Middleton
* 2005 Raymond J. dela Cruz
* 2006 Kristen Driesse SPT
* 2007 no recipient
* 2008 Allison Nicole Wehunt
* 2009 MUSC and USC classes
* 2010 no recipient
* 2011 Laura Fitzgerald
* 2012 Laura Ann Keys 
* 2014 Mary Benedict
* 2015 Maddie Williams
* 2016 Lucas Davidson, SPT

Legislator of the Year Award

* 2000 Terry Haskins
* 2003 Chip Limehouse
* 2004 Joe Wilson
* 2005 no recipient
* 2006 no recipient
* 2007 no recipient
* 2008 no recipient
* 2009 no recipient
* 2010 no recipient
* 2014 Lindsey Graham
* 2015 no recipient
* 2016 The Honorable Joe Wilson

Lucy Blair Service Award

* 2012 Lisa K. Saladin, PT, PhD

Eugene Michels New Investigator Award

* 2012 Mark G. Bowden, PT, PhD

Facility of the Year

* 2016 Newberry Physical Therapy
* 2015 Proaxis Physical Therapy