Staff

Brian Baas

Brian Baas, PT

Brian is the founder and owner of Anderson Physical Therapy. He is currently taking an administrative role as well as providing patient care on a fill-in basis. Brian graduated from Fresno State University in 1992 and has been involved with private practice development and outpatient physical therapy since that time. Brian attended grade school in the Redding area before moving to the San Diego area for high school. Brian then attended Fresno State University, receiving his degree in Physical Therapy. He is involved in community outreaches, has served as Anderson High Schools athletic team therapist, and enjoys developing physical therapy programs. In his spare time he enjoys spending time with his two daughters, playing basketball, golfing, wake-surfing, and cycling.

Shay Johnson, DPT

Shay Johnson, DPT

Shay comes from Texas but has spent the majority of his life in Southern California. He earned his Doctorate Degree from San Diego State University in 2016. Shay has focused his expertise in orthopedic settings and has specialized in Active Release Technique (ART) of which he has several certifications. During Shay's previous employment he had the opportunity to be one of the primary therapists for several elite athletes including members of the Olympic triathlon team. Prior to his career in PT, Shay served his country in the US Navy where he was a member of the strike team and in charge of the Tomahawk weapon system. In his spare time, Shay has a wealth of hobbies. Shay is a triathlete but mostly an avid mountain trail runner. He is a beekeeper, woodworker, and gardener with a goal of being as self-sustaining as possible. Shay is excited to now work at Anderson PT to help others get moving so they can pursue their passions.

Kayley Borges, PTA

Kayley is a San Diego native who moved to Redding in January 2020. She began her career in physical therapy at the age of 18 as a tech, before moving on to an office manager position for 4 years in an outpatient clinic similar to Anderson Physical Therapy. She completed her general education at Palomar College and graduated with honors from the Accredited Physical Therapist Assistant Program at San Diego Mesa College in 2019. Kayley is an avid scuba diver and hiker, and also enjoys boating, sailing, paddle boarding, and traveling. She is excited to explore Northern California and take advantage of the local year round outdoor activities.

Colin, PT Tech

Colin, PT Tech

Colin is from Oxford, Michigan and moved to Redding to attend Bethel Ministry School. As a PT Tech, Colin takes the patients through their exercises under the guidance of our Therapists. Colin enjoys being able to connect with patients and help them make the most of their experience at Anderson PT. Colin has 5 years' tech experience, including 2 years as clinical manager/lead PT technician. He has earned his Bachelor's in Health Sciences with a concentration in Physical Therapy. His plan after Bethel Ministry School is to continue pursuing his career as either a PT or PTA and obtain his CSCS to gain more knowledge in the area of strength coaching. In his spare time Colin likes to workout, play sports, hang out and play board games with his girlfriend and friends, and play guitar.

Danielle, Receptionist

Ksarah, Insurance Coordinator

Ksarah was born in the Bay Area but grew up in Washington state about two hours from the Canadian border. She completed her undergraduate degree in English Literature at Gonzaga University in Spokane. Go Zags! At Anderson Physical Therapy, Ksarah is your fun, friendly Insurance Coordinator and works together with the rest of the team to ensure top notch patient care and billing submissions. When she's not at work, Ksarah enjoys reading, going on day hikes, kayaking, and whipping up all the baked goods that she possibly can in the span of a weekend. She also has two dogs - both rescues - who are great lounging-around buddies and love a good Netflix marathon almost as much as she does!