Dr. Johannie Garcia joins our staff as our new Physical Education teacher. Dr. Garcia received her Bachelor of Science at California State University-Northridge in Kinesiology and Adapted Physical Education in the year 2000. In 2007, she graduated from the University of St. Augustine with both her Masters and Clinical Doctorate degree in Occupational Therapy. She has practiced Occupational Therapy for 12 years in geriatrics, outpatient and pediatrics. She opened her own practice, Ancient City Children’s Therapy in 2012 where they offer OT, PT and Speech Therapy to children.
Dr. Garcia has lived in St Augustine since 2003. She has been married to her husband Jeff for 14 years and they have 4 children, Ashley, Carly, Caleb and Alana. She is passionate about physical fitness and wellness and how it will influence the development of growing children, not only physically, but mentally. Her goal is to be an example to her children and patients, to be the best person that she can be; To lead an active, healthy lifestyle knowing that God has a greater purpose for us all.