Our Team

Steve Stalzer, PT, MBA

Steve has a passion for helping owners build practice value and realize that value when the time is right. He has over 20 years of healthcare leadership experience including roles as Partner at Proaxis Therapy, VP of Operations / Strategic Development at ATI, and Founding Partner at Axis Sports Medicine.  

Following the successful sale of Proaxis Therapy in 2015, Steve started 8150 Advisors where he specializes in M&A transactions and helping owners optimize value in a sales process. He holds an MBA from the University of Colorado as well as an MS in Physical Therapy and BS in Organizational Psychology from University of South Dakota.  Steve resides near Vail, CO with his wife Melanie and labs Eddie, Zeke, and Mike.

Steve is a registered representative offering securities and investment banking services through Britehorn Securities,
(member FINRA / SIPC )

Steve Stalzer
Steve Stalzer

Steve Stalzer, PT, MBA

Steve has a passion for helping clinic owners maximize their practice value through strategic growth and M&A Advising. He has over 20 years of healthcare leadership experience including roles as Partner at Proaxis Therapy, VP of Operations – Strategic Development at ATI Physical Therapy, and Founding Partner at Axis Sports Medicine. He and his partners grew Proaxis from 4 to 40 clinics through organic and acquisition growth, and health system joint partnerships. They led industry innovation in hospital joint ventures, therapist residency programs, data analytics, and clinical care pathways.

Following the successful sale of Proaxis Therapy in 2015, Steve started 8150 Advisors where he specializes in Mergers & Acquisitions and guiding owners in achieving a successful sale.

He holds an MBA from the University of Colorado as well as an MS in Physical Therapy and BS in Organizational Psychology from University of South Dakota. He has published several articles on building practice value, practice management and advances in sports medicine. Steve resides near Vail, CO with his wife Melanie and labs Eddie, Zeke, and Mike.

Steve is a registered representative offering securities and investment banking services through Britehorn Securities,
(member FINRA / SIPC )

Robbie Leonard

Robbie Leonard, PT, DPT, CHC

Robbie is a nationally recognized expert in the areas of outpatient therapy compliance, Medicare regulations, and therapy billing and coding. She has presented numerous times at the APTA Annual Conference and CSM. She has a wealth of knowledge that helps owners achieve both compliance and optimal performance. Robbie is also certified in healthcare compliance by the National Healthcare Compliance Association.

Robbie has degrees in Microbiology from Clemson University, a Masters in PT from Duke, and a DPT from the University of Montana. She resides outside Greenville, SC, with her husband Mike and near her daughter and son-in-law who are both physical therapists.

Mike Osler, DPT

Mike is a proven leader in the PT industry, working in diverse ownership structures across multiples states. As the first VP of Business Development at Rock Valley Physical Therapy, Mike helped the organization grow from 26 to 52 locations. As Director of Operations for Proaxis Therapy, he was an integral leader developing physician relations, operational excellence, and clinical quality in a 30-clinic practice. 

Mike has a BS from Mount Union Colleges with Leadership Specialization from Indiana Wesleyan University, a DPT from Duke, and is a certified coach through the John Maxwell Team. He is a PPS Impact Editorial Board Member, and regular PPS Annual Conference presenter.

Mike’s passion is helping others discover and realize their personal and professional value. Outside work, Mike enjoys time with his wife Kim, their four boys, three guinea pigs (Snowball, Buckeye, Oreo), and one golden retriever (Finley).

Mike Osler
Mike Osler

Mike Osler, DPT

Mike is a proven leader in the PT industry, working in diverse ownership structures across multiples states. As the first VP of Business Development at Rock Valley Physical Therapy, Mike helped the organization grow from 26 to 52 locations. New patient volumes increased 210% during his six-year tenure and he was responsible for de novo and mature clinic growth. While serving as Director of Operations for Proaxis Therapy, he was an integral leader in developing physician relations, operational excellence, clinical quality, and 5-star patient service.

Dedicated to life-long learning, Mike has earned a BS from Mount Union Colleges with Leadership Specialization from Indiana Wesleyan University, and a DPT from Duke. Mike is a certified coach and teacher through the John Maxwell Team. He has served APTA and PPS as a Federal Affairs Liaison, APTA Delegate, PPS Impact Editorial Board Member, and PPS Annual Conference presenter.

Mike’s passion is helping others discover and realize their personal and professional value. Outside work, Mike has lead several trips to Kenya and Rwanda with Zoe Empowers, a program which transforms child-headed households to self-sufficiency. Mike also enjoys time with his wife Kim, their four boys, three guinea pigs (Snowball, Buckeye, Oreo), and one golden retriever (Finley).

Jim Stoker, PT

Jim has over 25 years of management and leadership experience in the healthcare industry and is passionate about helping owners reach their full potential. Jim specializes in strategic growth and clinic optimization of key performance indicators and clinic metrics achieved by creating an engaged employee culture of teamwork, excellence, accountability, and leadership development.

His experience includes Partner and SVP of Clemson Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, where he and his partners grew their practice from 3 to 30 clinics culminating in a successful sale in 2016. 

Jim holds a MA and BA in Exercise Science from Furman University, a BS in Physical Therapy from the Medical University of South Carolina, and he is currently pursuing a DPT from the University of Montana. Jim resides in Easley, SC with his wife Eleanor, 2 children, 3 dogs and their parrot.

Jim Stoker
Jim Stoker

Jim Stoker, PT

Jim has over 25 years of management and leadership experience in the healthcare industry and is passionate about helping owners reach their full potential. Jim specializes in strategic growth and clinic optimization of key performance indicators and clinic metrics achieved by creating an engaged employee culture of teamwork, excellence, accountability, and leadership development.

His experience includes Partner and SVP of Clemson Sports Medicine and Rehabilitation, where he and his partners grew their practice from 3 to 30 clinics culminating in a successful sale in 2016. Jim also served as VP of South Carolina Operations with ATI Physical Therapy, President of The South Carolina Chapter of APTA. He also co-founded and serves on the Board of PlaySafe, a non-profit organization that provides Certified Athletic Training and Sports Medicine to secondary schools.

Jim holds a MA and BA in Exercise Science from Furman University, a BS in Physical Therapy from the Medical University of South Carolina, and he is currently pursuing a DPT from the University of Montana. Jim resides in Easley, SC with his wife Eleanor, 2 children, 3 dogs and their parrot.

Rachel Siltman

Rachel Siltman

Rachel is passionate about leveraging data analytics to helping owners improve performance with actionable insight and engaging clinician and clinic dashboards. With her experience spanning finance, business development, marketing, and technology, she is equipped to translate data into a competitive advantage that drives business value.

Rachel has helped numerous clinic owners by creating customized clinician and clinic dashboards, streamline financial reporting, and simplify financial budgets. 

Rachel holds a bachelor’s degree in Finance from the University of Wyoming and a MSc in Investment Banking and Finance from the University of Glasgow in Scotland. Rachel resides near Vail, CO with her husband Dan and dogs, Fish and Chips.