Dina was born in Grass Valley, California and was quickly moved to Oakland, OR at the age of 3 where she grew up raising Beefmaster cattle.
She attended the University of Oregon where she played on the women’s basketball team. Dina then attended Loma Linda University where she graduated in 1995 with a Master’s in Physical Therapy.
Dina’s hobbies include gardening and cooking.
Why Become a Physical Therapist:
“I was interested in PT because I thought it would jive with my love of sports. However, when I started rotations, I realized that I most enjoyed the geriatric therapy, which has become my passion.”
Motto: “Anything worth doing is probably worth overdoing.”