Our staff implement the decisions made at the general meeting and act on the direction of the executive board.
Jonathon KrugerChief executive officer
Chief executive officer
Jonathon is responsible for management and administration of World Physiotherapy. He is responsible for the implementation of the strategic plan to ensure that World Physiotherapy achieves its objectives as determined by the executive board and member organisations.
Tracy BuryDeputy chief executive officer
Deputy chief executive officer
Tracy leads on policy development and implementation covering practice, education, professional and social issues. She is the main contact for World Physiotherapy subgroups and networks. She also leads on all aspects of planning and delivering the World Physiotherapy congress.
Ian AndersonHead of finance
Head of finance
Ian is responsible for the financial management and administration of World Physiotherapy. He provides financial guidance and support to the staff, board, and relevant committees, to ensure good levels of governance and statutory compliance.
Sidy DieyeHead of programmes and development
Head of programmes and development
Sidy is responsible for programme development and management. He leads on project design, implementation, and monitoring in collaboration with partner institutions.
Heidi KosakowskiHead of membership
Head of membership
Heidi provides strategic leadership and direction of World Physiotherapy’s membership activities. She coordinates the work of the World Physiotherapy membership committee as well as a number of committees that support our regional infrastructure. Heidi works with existing member organisations to ensure they continue to meet the requirements of World Physiotherapy membership and to access appropriate support as and when required. She also assists national organisations seeking membership of World Physiotherapy by guiding them through the application process.
Freya RodgerHead of marketing and communications
Head of marketing and communications
Freya is responsible for the development and delivery of marketing and communications on all World Physiotherapy activities.
Pablo Davó CabraProfessional adviser
Pablo Davó CabraClose
Pablo is responsible for providing advice to World Physiotherapy staff, board, members and external stakeholders on a range of professional matters relating to physical therapy education and practice. He is responsible for developing and managing a number of projects in line with World Physiotherapy’s strategic plan. These include the World Physiotherapy accreditation service, country profile data collection and database of volunteers and experts.
Jenani provides support for World Physiotherapy financial activities, including periodic accounts and finance projects, whilst working to develop new and improved processes.
Titi IgeAccounts and finance officer
Accounts and finance officer
Titi provides support for financial matters relating to World Physiotherapy and its congress.
Djenana JalovcicEducation professional adviser
Education professional adviser
Djenana provides advice on education as one of the key areas of World Physiotherapy activities. She works on a portfolio of education projects ranging from physiotherapists' professional entry level education and continuing professional development to facilitating community building and networking among physiotherapy educators.
Laura JohnsonDigital communications coordinator
Digital communications coordinator
Laura provides digital communications support across all our channels to share news and information about our activities and the impact of our work. This includes producing video and graphics content for our global audiences.
Mia LocknerMarketing and communications manager
Marketing and communications manager
Mia is responsible for general marketing and communications, including World Physiotherapy E-News, social media and World PT Day. She manages the marketing plan for our congress.
Dan MooreIT and data manager
IT and data manager
Dan is responsible for the strategic direction and operational implementation of all business information technology systems, including the website, membership database and platforms and portals to support the World Physiotherapy Congress scientific programme. He is also responsible for growing the capacity of the organisation to use data to inform business activities and expand the services offered to members.
Birgit Mueller-WinklerSenior professional adviser
Senior professional adviser
Birgit supports the congress programme committee, which develops the scientific programme for World Physiotherapy Congress. She also works on policy projects and is the staff support to the consultant undertaking the project to develop regulations and implement the constitution.
Lucy RidleySenior scientific programme coordinator
Senior scientific programme coordinator
Lucy coordinates the scientific programme for the World Physiotherapy congress. This includes managing abstract submission processes, abstract review, session notifications, and speaker management.
Allegra RoccatoConference and events manager
Conference and events manager
Allegra manages all logistics for the planning and delivery of the World Physiotherapy congress.
Rebecca SmithBusiness and support officer
Business and support officer
Rebecca provides business support on World Physiotherapy projects, to the staff and the executive board.