Director of Development and Real Estate Services
Liz Whittingham is the Director of Development and Real Estate Services at Professional Physical Therapy. She holds a BS from St. John’s University and has over 30 years experience in the health care field. Liz began her career with Professional in July of 2000 as a Medical Biller in our Queens location and has been promoted multiple times over her years with the company. One of her most recent positions was the Director of Compliance and Internal Audit, during which time she was also working very closely with the Chief Development Officer, George Papadopoulos, in the development department. As the Director of Development and Real Estate Services, Liz works closely with real estate brokers and other department heads to identify, design and construct new facilities. Liz also work closely with the Mergers and Acquisitions team to identify potential new site locations in order to further broaden the growth of Professional Physical Therapy in existing service areas as well as new areas of opportunity beyond the New York/New Jersey region. Liz is also directly involved in all renovation projects for existing locations and serves as a liaison between development and Mergers & Acquisitions and the consultants/contractors/lawyers involved in new site development.