Meet Our Team

Get to know the caring, dedicated therapists and staff at Life’s Work. Or get in touch now to schedule your appointment.

Sandra Stryker PT, MPT, COMT, FAAOMPT

Sandra Stryker PT, MPT, COMT, FAAOMPT

Sandra was raised with her younger sister in a small town outside Pittsburgh, PA where she grew up playing sports, loving school, and rooting for the Steelers. After graduating, she began her career as a physical therapist in Hawaii, where she also completed a half Ironman triathlon! Sandra loves spending time with family and friends, traveling in Oregon, and doing recreational activities like the Bridge Pedal, skiing, kayaking and being active with her family. “I consider this opportunity a true gift and take my role as manual therapist, educator, and coach to heart. I strongly believe that evidence-based, compassionate, competent physical therapy care makes a tremendous difference in my patients’ lives. As owner of Life’s Work, I am passionate about the training and professional development of our entire team so that we can help more people in our community live a full and healthy life. Your healthiest life is my Life’s Work.”

  • Bachelors (BS) in Biology, Pennsylvania State University
  • Masters (MPT) in Physical Therapy, Shenandoah University
  • Fellow (FAAOMPT) of American Academy of Orthopaedic Manual Physical Therapy, NAIOMT
  • Certified Manual Physical Therapist (CMPT)
  • Certified Orthopedic Manipulative Physical Therapist COMT
Erin Courtney DPT, B.S.

Erin Courtney DPT, B.S.

A northern Michigan native, Erin moved to Oregon after completing physical therapy school in Detroit, finishing her final internship at Groote Schuur hospital in Cape Town, South Africa. Erin loves backpacking, running, figure skating (which mostly involves falling) and reading. She enjoys working with patients of all ages, and has a clinical interest in chronic and persistent pain and injury. Additionally, she has experience working with individuals recovering from eating disorders and enjoys helping her clients develop a healthy relationship with exercise. “I love the opportunity that physical therapy offers to collaborate with and be an advocate for patients.”

  • Bachelors (B.S) in Physiology, Michigan State University
  • Doctorate (DPT) in Physical Therapy, Wayne State University
  • NAIOMT-certified
Christine Jones PHR

Christine Jones PHR

Medical Administrator

Christine grew up on the east coast and attended West Virginia University. (Go Mountaineers!) After graduating, she lived abroad teaching English in small towns outside of Tokyo, Japan. When back in the States, she moved to the west coast and has called Portland home ever since. Christine has spent most of her professional career in leadership roles in the healthcare industry. Outside of work, she enjoys spending time with her husband, Nick, and her two children exploring the beautiful Northwest. “I am inspired by the healing and recovery that takes place here at Life’s Work. My focus is on providing operational leadership and performance support so the collective team can focus on providing excellent patient care.”
  • Masters (M.S.) in Management, University of Maryland
  • Professional in Human Resource (PHR) Certification
Glenn Roy Guillory III, DPT, B.S.

Glenn Roy Guillory III, DPT, B.S.

Glenn grew up in Southern California before moving to Oregon in 2014 with his wife, where they both pursued post-graduate degrees in healthcare. After graduating with his bachelor’s degree, Glenn found his passion for helping others while working as a personal trainer. This desire led him to pursue a doctoral degree in physical therapy. His professional interests include orthopedics, geriatrics and sports medicine. In his free time, Glenn enjoys camping with his wife and two pugs, watching and playing sports, and completing DIY projects at home. “As a physical therapist, I enjoy the opportunity to help others realize their physical capabilities and promote an active, healthy lifestyle.”

  • Bachelors (B.S.) in Kinesiology-Exercise Science, California Polytechnic University, Pomona
  • Doctorate (DPT) in Physical Therapy, Pacific University, Hillsboro Campus for Allied Health
Jennifer Nordgaard

Jennifer Nordgaard

Practice & Community Liaison

With two parents in the medical field, Jennifer has been around healthcare her whole life. She is thrilled to be able to combine her love of communications and marketing with her interest in healthcare. She lives in SE Portland with her husband and two sons, and loves spending time with them — whether that’s hanging out at home, going out to eat, or taking a road trip. She also loves reading and spending weekends with her siblings. “I love being able to support healthcare practitioners in their efforts to provide the best possible care for their patients.”

Two Convenient Locations

Phone: 503-295-2585
Fax: 503-295-2587

NE Portland

700 NE Multnomah Street
Suite 400
Portland, OR 97232


9370 SW Greenburg Road

Grant North, Suite B

Portland, OR  97223