Jennifer Welsh, PT, MSPT, OCS, COMT, ATC
Board-Certified Clinical Specialist in Orthopaedic Physical Therapy
Physical Therapist, Owner
Jennifer is the Owner of Performance Physical Therapy and has been practicing in Northern Virginia since 2002. She received her Masters Degree from Marymount University in Arlington, VA and her undergraduate degree in Athletic Training (ATC) from Gardner-Webb University in NC. In addition she is a Board Certified Orthopaedic Clinical Specialist (OCS) and a Certified Maitland Therapist and holds a specialization in Orthopaedics (COMT). Jennifer lives in Fairfax with her husband, David, and their German Shepherd, August. In her spare time, Jennifer loves playing soccer and traveling.
Meet the Team
Your Health is our Priority
John C. Berry (JC), PTA
Physical Therapy Assistant
JC graduated from the Physical Therapist Assistant program at Northern Virginia Community College and earned his associate’s degree in Applied Science in 2018. Prior to joining the team JC completed two clinical affiliations in the outpatient orthopedic setting where he gained experience working with orthopedic and neuromuscular impairments as well as one rotation in a skilled nursing facility where he worked with dementia and stroke patients. Having played soccer for 30 years, as well as participating in many other sports, he is very familiar with sports related injuries and how to apply the interventions necessary to assist with rehabilitation and recovery. JC enjoys spending time with his family and friends and staying active with his hobbies of surfing, snowboarding, soccer, camping, and bowling.
Natalia Yow, PTA
Clinic Director, Gunston clinic
Physical Therapist Assistant
Natalia has been with Performance Physical Therapy since the summer of 2005. She first joined our team as a Therapy Aide, helping out around the clinics and making things run smoothly. During this time she was attending Northern Virginia Community College in pursuit of a PTA degree. After graduating from the program in spring of 2011, we were lucky enough to have her join our team as a PT Assistant. In 2019, Natalia became the Clinic Director for our Gunston clinic. Natalia is enjoying her new role with us and also enjoys living in the Woodbridge area with her family. She is also fluent in Spanish and English.
Sharon Nord, MSPT, BS
Sharon graduated in 2005 from Brunel University in London with a first class honors degree in Physiotherapy. She worked in both Ireland and the UK prior to moving to the US in 2007. She has always loved outpatient physical therapy and enjoys the variety it brings. Through her practice she developed an interest in pain and its management. This lead her to complete a Masters degree in Clinical Pain Management from the University of Edinburgh. She incorporates manual therapy, exercise and dry needling to facilitate function and recovery for her patients. She loves to come to work every day!
Jeanne Conner, PT, DPT
Jeanne joins us as a recent graduate from Marymount University and works in our Gunston clinic.
Daniel Trang, PTA
Physical Therapist Assistant
Daniel first began working with Performance Physical Therapy as a volunteer in 2011, to begin the pursuit of a career in physical therapy. He graduated from Virginia Commonwealth University in 2011 with a Bachelor’s degree in Exercise Science. After graduation from VCU, he attended Northern Virginia Community College obtaining an Associates degree and becoming a Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant. His experience includes vestibular rehab, fall prevention, but his main focus is orthopedics and sports rehabilitation. He played football for 10 years up through high school and was also a competitive powerlifter for many years and held the VA state record for 18 year olds in bench press and squat. Daniel enjoys the outdoors, but my main passion is hunting and fishing. If not outdoors, he spend my time working out, cooking, and spending time with family and friends
Amy received her Bachelor in Healthcare Administration from and has been with the practice since early 2019. She enjoys being an advocate for the patients and uses her experience on the job to assist with insurance benefits and education. Outside of work Amy is enjoys spending time with her family and her dog.
Office Manager - Gunston
Kelsey earned a degree in Healthcare Administration from the University of West Florida. She joined the Performance team in July 2019 as our Office Manager in our Gunston clinic.
Lauren Goldberg, PT, DPT
Brandon Wenger, PT, DPT
Brandon recently received his Doctor of Physical Therapy (DPT) degree from Marymount University after graduating from Eastern Mennonite University with a degree in Biology. Brandon’s love for sports has lead him to focus on outpatient orthopedics and sports rehab where he is able to apply his knowledge to help patients return to the activities they love. In his free time, Brandon loves to stay active through basketball, hiking, and running with his wife and their dog. Brandon works in our Chantilly clinic.