Physical Therapy Faculty & Staff

Dr. Matthew Condo

Matthew Condo, PT, DPT, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy
(910) 630-7295
McLean 116A
Dr. Matthew Condo
Matthew Condo, PT, DPT, Ed.D.

Assistant Professor of Physical Therapy

B.S., Ohio State University; D.P.T., University of St. Augustine; Ed.D., University of St. Augustine

Bio:

Dr. Matthew Condo has practiced physical therapy for 19 years. A 2002 graduate of The Ohio State University, Dr. Condo also has earned a DPT degree in 2015 and Ed.D. degree in 2019 both from the University of St. Augustine. He has practiced in a variety of settings including occupational health, corporate health, orthopedics, acute care, and vestibular rehabilitation. Dr. Condo currently teaches anatomy, differential diagnosis, and diagnostic imaging in the DPT program at Methodist University.

(910) 630-7295
McLean 116A
Dr. John Fox

John Fox, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Physical Therapy
(910) 480-8494
McLean 120A
Dr. John Fox
John Fox, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Physical Therapy

B.S., M.A.Ed., Union University; Ph.D., Auburn University

Bio:

Dr. Fox has research experience relating to various characteristics of gait and joint load, including effects of footwear and cadence. He specializes in the use of motion capture devices and force plates. Prior to joining the DPT faculty, Dr. Fox has taught high school science and was a graduate teaching assistant at Auburn University. He earned a B.S. in Sports Medicine and an M.A.Ed. from Union University, and a Ph.D. in Kinesiology with an emphasis in Biomechanics from Auburn University. Dr. Fox's specific research examines force capacity in multi-articular movements and changes in electromechanical delay associated with preparatory movements.

(910) 480-8494
McLean 120A
Dr. Stacia Hall

Stacia Hall, PT, DPT

Associate Professor of PT; Director, Clinical Education; Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Neurologic Physical Therapy
(910) 630-7476
McLean 116E
Dr. Stacia Hall
Stacia Hall, PT, DPT

Associate Professor of PT; Director, Clinical Education; Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Neurologic Physical Therapy

B.S., D.P.T., Elon University

Bio:

Stacia Hall is an Associate Professor and Director of Clinical Education. She has been a physical therapist for 14 years and worked in a variety of rehabilitation settings. She maintains active clinical practice in the area of outpatient neurological rehabilitation.

Certifications:

  • American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties Certified Clinical Specialist in Neurologic Physical Therapy
  • LSVT Big, Certified Clinician for Treatment of Parkinson’s Disease
  • Certified Exercise Expert for Aging Adults
  • Certificate of Achievement in Vestibular Rehabilitation from Emory University
  • Advanced Credentialed Clinical Instructor
(910) 630-7476
McLean 116E
Nicole Hodges

Nicole Hodges, PT, DPT, ATC

Assistant Professor of PT; Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Women’s Health Physical Therapy
(910) 482-5774
McLean 206H
Nicole Hodges
Nicole Hodges, PT, DPT, ATC

Assistant Professor of PT; Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Women’s Health Physical Therapy

B.S., Methodist College; M.S., Armstrong Atlantic State University; DPT, University of Montana

Pelvic Health Certified
Athletic Trainer Certified

Bio:

Dr. Hodges has worked as a physical therapist since 2001 working in home health, sports medicine, and pelvic health. She is licensed to practice physical therapy in North Carolina and is an American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Women’s Health Physical Therapy. Dr. Hodges has been a resident of Fayetteville for much of her life graduating high school from Fayetteville Christian School. She received her Bachelors of Science degree from Methodist College, Masters of Science in Physical Therapy from Armstrong Atlantic State University and a Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of Montana. Dr. Hodges is a certified athletic trainer, has completed training in dry needling, occupational medicine, manual therapy, sports rehabilitation, nutrition, has a certificate in pelvic health and is a board-certified clinical specialist in Women’s Health Physical Therapy.

Dr. Hodges maintains a very active life with her husband raising their three children and two dogs. Together they founded and run the ministry Ladies of Value and work with the Fayetteville Dream Center in Cumberland County. During her free time, Dr. Hodges has completed an Ironman, several Half Ironman’s, marathons, triathlons, and loves endurance training. Dr. Hodges has a passion for life and living it to the fullest.

(910) 482-5774
McLean 206H
Dr. Blake Justice

Blake Justice, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Physical Therapy
(910) 480-8499
McLean 206B
Dr. Blake Justice
Blake Justice, Ph.D.

Associate Professor of Physical Therapy

B.S., M.S., Appalachian State University; Ph.D., University of Pittsburgh

Bio:

Dr. Justice received his M.S. in Exercise Science from Appalachian State University and his PhD in Exercise Physiology from the University of Pittsburgh. Dr. Justice has taught in the DPT program since August of 2017. His areas of research interest are human movement and performance and their relationship to Physical Therapy practice.

(910) 480-8499
McLean 206B
Emma Lowe

Emma Lowe, B.A.

Director, DPT Admissions; Assistant to the Directors of Clinical Education
(910) 480-8493
McLean 116D
Emma Lowe
Emma Lowe, B.A.

Director, DPT Admissions; Assistant to the Directors of Clinical Education

B.A., University of Birmingham (UK)

Bio:

Emma Lowe graduated with honors from the University of Birmingham in the United Kingdom, where she majored in American and Canadian Studies and English Literature. She recently moved to the United States, and prior to joining the DPT Program she worked in healthcare recruitment.

(910) 480-8493
McLean 116D
Dr. Mica Mitchell

Mica Mitchell, PT, DPT

Assistant Professor of PT; Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy
(910) 630-7495
McLean 120B
Dr. Mica Mitchell
Mica Mitchell, PT, DPT

Assistant Professor of PT; Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy

B.S., Methodist College; M.P.T., East Carolina University; D.P.T., Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions

Certified Neuro-Developmental Therapist

Bio:

Dr. Mitchell has worked as a pediatric physical therapist in a variety of settings since 2003. She has received her Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree with a specialization in pediatric science from Rocky Mountain University of Health Professions, Master in Physical Therapy degree obtained from East Carolina University, and her Bachelor of Science degree from Methodist College. She is licensed to practice physical therapy in North Carolina and is an American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties (ABPTS) Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Pediatric Physical Therapy.

(910) 630-7495
McLean 120B
Dr. Gina Musolino

Gina Musolino, PT, DPT, M.S.Ed., Ed.D.

Director, DPT Program; Professor of Physical Therapy
(910) 630-7216
McLean 116H
Dr. Gina Musolino
Gina Musolino, PT, DPT, M.S.Ed., Ed.D.

Director, DPT Program; Professor of Physical Therapy

B.S., Washington University; M.S.Ed., Southwest Baptist University; Ed.D., Nova Southeastern University; D.P.T., Utica College

Bio:

Gina Maria Musolino, PT, DPT, MSEd, EdD is Program Director, and tenured Professor with Methodist University and formerly DCE with several top-ranked DPT Programs. Dr. Musolino has served as President APTA Academy of Education; FL Chief Delegate and Director, Florida Physical Therapy Association; APTA Health Policy & Administration Scholarship Director; and Federal Affairs Liaison, APTA Academy of Neurologic PT. Dr. Musolino received the APTA Lucy Blair Service Award (2012) for service of exceptional value to the profession. Dr. Musolino received the inaugural Feitelburg Founder’s Award, APTA, Academy of Education, Journal of Physical Therapy Education. Dr. Musolino was honored by Washington University with the Alumnae Award and Beatrice F. Schulz Award for outstanding clinical achievement. Dr. Musolino is senior reviewer, Physical Therapy Journal and contributing editorial board member Journal of Allied Health. Dr. Musolino serves as both APTA Level 1 & 2 Credentialed Clinical Trainer and was recently appointed to the APTA Credentialed Clinical Instructor Program Advisory Work Group (2020-23). Dr. Musolino’s scholarly works include over 30 peer-reviewed articles and textbook chapters examining critical components of professional formation. Dr. Musolino is co-editor/author of Clinical Reasoning & Decision-making in PT: Facilitation, Assessment & Implementation, 2020; & Patient Practitioner Interaction: An Experiential Manual for Developing the Art of Health Care6th ed., 2016, Slack Incorporated. 

(910) 630-7216
McLean 116H
Dr. Penny Schulken

Penny Schulken, PT, DPT, MBA

Associate Professor of PT; Director, Clinical Ed.; Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy
(910) 630-7213
McLean 120C
Dr. Penny Schulken
Penny Schulken, PT, DPT, MBA

Associate Professor of PT; Director, Clinical Ed.; Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy

B.S., University of Wisconsin at LaCrosse; M.B.A., Fayetteville State University; D.P.T., Marymount University

Bio:

Dr. Schulken has extensive clinical practice experience, primarily in orthopedics and sports medicine, but also with a strong background in Industrial Rehabilitation. Prior to joining the DPT faculty, she served four years as a staff physical therapist at the Womack Army Medical Center at Ft. Bragg NC. She also served 21 years as a Physical Therapist and the Regional Outpatient Supervisor for the Cape Fear Valley Health System in Fayetteville NC. Dr. Schulken received her B.S. in Physical Therapy from the University of Wisconsin-Lacrosse, M.B.A. with a concentration in Health Care Management from Fayetteville State University, and Doctor of Physical Therapy from Marymount University. She is licensed to practice physical therapy in North Carolina and is an ABPTS Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist through the Orthopedic section of the APTA.

(910) 630-7213
McLean 120C
Kayla Sigmon

Kayla Sigmon, B.S.

Office Manager, DPT Program
(910) 630-7116
McLean 116G
Kayla Sigmon
Kayla Sigmon, B.S.

Office Manager, DPT Program

B.S., Appalachian State University

Bio:

Kayla Sigmon is originally from Bethlehem, N.C. and joined Methodist University as the DPT Program Manager. She earned her Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Hospitality and Tourism Management from Appalachian State University. 

(910) 630-7116
McLean 116G