Our Valuable Team Members

Robert Hoctor
Robert Hoctor Partner/Director of Operations, OTR/L, ATP, CEES, CWcHP
Bob serves as the Executive Director of Summit Rehabilitation Associates, overseeing the clinic operations and has over 20 years of experience. Learn more about Bob by clicking on his picture!
Diana Smith
Diana Smith MPT, PT, OCS, COMT, CLT, Women’s Health Specialist
Diana Smith began and completed her education at Eastern Washington University and received her Masters of Physical Therapy in 1998. With the goal of providing the highest quality care she has continued advancement of her clinical skills by receiving an OCS and a COMT certification. Learn more about Diana by clicking on her picture!
Matt Kifer
Matt KiferDPT, PT
Matt graduated with honors with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Regis University in Denver, Colorado in May of 2017. During his program, he completed a clinical rotation under Zach Strandy’s mentorship at the North Spokane office and enjoyed it so much that he decided to return to the Summit team. Learn more about Matt by clicking on his picture!
Natalie Weir
Natalie Weir DPT, PT, Women's Health Specialist
Natalie was born in Minneapolis, Minnesota and moved to Western Washington shortly after. She completed her undergrad at Andrews University in Michigan and graduated from the doctorate program at Andrews in August of 2014 after completing their 3 and 3 program. To learn more about Natalie, click on her picture!
David Enger
David EngerDPT, PT
David was born and raised in Colorado Springs, Colorado and graduated in 2016 with a Doctorate of Physical Therapy from Andrews University. He is an avid sports fan with a background in soccer, running and personal training which helps him connect with and help other pursue optimum function in the activities they enjoy. Learn more about David by clicking on his picture!
Kari Einset
Kari EinsetMS, OT/L, Hand Specialist
Kari brings over 30 years’ of experience to Summit Rehabilitation Associates. Kari has a BS in OT from Mount Mary University and a MS in OT from the University of Washington. Her clinical strengths include upper extremity orthopedics, physical agent modalities, wound care and hand therapy.
To learn more about Kari, click on her picture!
Olivia Tramelli
Olivia TramelliDPT, PT
Olivia was raised in Post Falls, Idaho and completed her undergraduate degree at the University of Great Falls receiving her Bachelors of Arts in Biology. Shortly after graduation she attended AT Still University in Mesa, Arizona where she earned her Doctorate of Physical Therapy. During her program, Olivia completed a clinical rotation under Zach Strandy’s mentorship at Summit’s North Spokane office and jumped at the opportunity to join the Summit team having an appreciation for the mission and values that Summit stands for. To learn more about Olivia, click on her picture!
Daren Roybal
Daren RoybalCOTA/L
Daren was born and raised in Spokane, Washington where he was part of the first graduating class of occupational therapy assistants from Spokane Falls Community College. Daren graduated in June of 2013 and has started his career in occupational therapy at Summit Rehabilitation Associates. To learn more about Daren, click on his picture!
Brian Hartley
Brian HartleyPTA
After graduating from Susitna Valley High School, Brian made his way to Eastern Oregon University receiving a B.S. in Physical Education in 2003. In 2005, he moved to the Spokane area where he went back to school attending Spokane Falls Community College where he received his Physical Therapy Assistant degree in 2011. To learn more about Brian, click on his picture!
Melissa Carder
Melissa CarderPTA, Women's Health Specialist
After graduating from Mt. Spokane High School she attended and graduated from the University of Washington in Seattle with a B.A. in Psychology. Following a few years of working as a therapy aide she came back to Spokane to attend the Spokane Falls Community College program for Physical Therapist Assistants and graduated in 2011. To learn more about Melissa, click on her picture!