is now Compass Physical Therapy!
Our Staff

Stephanie J. Johnson, PT, CKTP, CEO

​Stephanie is a 1998 graduate of the University of South Alabama. She became the owner of Compass PT (Eagle Rehab) in March 2013 after serving as the Chief Financial Officer since 2005 and now treats both orthopedic and pediatric populations. Prior to opening the Pediatric Physical Therapy program at Compass PT (Eagle Rehab) in 2007, she spent 10 years of intensive study of pediatric treatment with specialties in Sensory Integration, casting for orthotics and torticollis/plagoicephaly. Other treatment techniques she utilizes include, Postural Restoration, Myofascial Release, Handwriting Without Tears and Yoga & Pilates for the Special Needs Child. In 2010, Stephanie became a Certified Kinesio Taping Practitioner. In addition, she spent three years teaching Evaluating and Effectively Treating Torticollis and Plagiocephaly nationally to pediatric allied health professionals for continuing education credit.  An online version of this course is now available at In the spring of 2011 she completed and published "The Truth About Tummy Time", A Parent's Guide To - SIDS, the back to sleep program, car seats and more.

Kate Bartley, PT

Kate is a 1992 graduate of Southwest Baptist University where she earned her degree in Physical Therapy.  She has extensive experience with the pediatric population specializing in gross motor development, sensory integration, and cerebral palsy as well as evaluating and implementing equipment needs including orthotics and casting.  Kate also has experience with the adult population with prior work in sports medicine and orthopedic injuries.  

Jessica McDonald, Office Manager

After completing her certification in Business Administration at Virginia College, Jessica joined the Compass Physical Therapy team in 2010 working as office manager for the Huntsville location. In 2013 Jessica transferred to our Madison office in the same role and utilizes her extensive knowledge of insurance policy and billing procedures to assist our patients.  She has an exceptional track record with customer service and ensures our practice runs smoothly in the front office.  If you have any billing or insurance questions, please give Jessica a call. 

Dana Holguin

​Dana has been with our team since 2006. She has over 10 years of office experience in a Physical Therapy setting during which time, she has gained considerable knowledge in billing and insurance requirements. You will see Dana from time to time in our new location as she interims for Jessica.  She aims to make the most of your Physical Therapy experience while keeping out of pocket costs at a minimum.