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Meet Our Team


Brad Hawkins, DC | CEO ~ RPMPA April 2016

Chiropractor - Clinic Director, Hawkins Chiropractic ~ October 1996

Dr. Brad is a 1995 graduate of Parker College, and received his undergraudate education from Howard, Midland & Odessa Junior Colleges. He has done post-graduate education with the American Academy of Manual & Physical Medicine, Texas A&M Univeristy-2000 specializing in Accident & Collision Reconstruction, as well as, a multitude of seminars incluing13 Parker Seminars over the past 23 years and many others including Research, Neurology & MUA trainings. He has been a resident of Rockport since October of 1996. He and his wife, Dr. Stacy, have been married for 20 years and have two young ladies, Maddy & Karys. He enjoys time with his family, traveling, interval training and helping his patients acheive optimal health.


Stacy Hawkins, DC | CFO ~ RPMPA April 2016

Chiropractor - Hawkins Chiropractic ~ October 1996

Dr. Stacy is a 1995 graduate of Parker College, as well, and received her undergraduate education from Texas State, UT-Austin, & ACC. She has done post-graduate education in Research, Neurology, MUA and Billing & Coding. She has started 4 practices over the years but decided to move on to play an Operations Role in order to spend more time with their girls and attending their activities in their school years. She enjoys time with her family, traveling, interval training, playing cards and snuggling with her husband and their two dogs.

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Katharine McNamara, DO |

Board Certified Family Medicine - Medical Director, Rockport Physical Medicine PA ~ April 2016

Katharine McNamara, DO is the Medical Director at Rockport Physical Medicine PA. Dr. McNamara graduated from Texas State University in 2005 with her bachelors in Biology, subsequently attending UT Health Science Center in Houston where she received her Masters in Cardiovascular Biology-emphasis on Stem Cells. She obtained her Doctor of Osteopathy degree at Western University of Health Sciences in Pomona, California in 2012.  Dr. McNamara did her post graduate training and specialization at the Christus Spohn Family Medicine Residency Program.  Besides her role as the Medical Director of Rockport Physical Medicine PA, Dr. McNamara has a Family Practice at Internal Medicine Associates in Rockport, TX.  In her spare time, Dr. McNamara enjoys traveling, various outdoor activities and, most of all, spending time with her husband, their beautiful daughter, two sons and family.


Stacey Darnold, FNP-C |

Nurse Practitioner - Rockport Physical Medicine PA ~ June 2018

Stacey is a Family Nurse Practitioner specializing in Family Medicine. She completed her Associates of Science in Nursing at Iowa Western Community College in Council Bluffs, Iowa and then earned her Master of Science degree at Graceland University in Springfield, Missouri. She is certified by the American Academy of Nurse Practitioners, (AANP) as a Family Nurse Practitioner. Stacey has twelve years experience as a nurse prior to becoming a Family Nurse Practitioner in 2018. She has spent the majority of her nursing career in the emergency room and clinic settings. She enjoys running, golfing and spending time with her husband and their 4 children.


Megan Lauterbach, RN |

Registered Nurse

Megan is a Registered Nurse with a Bachelor of Science in Nursing from Sam Houston State University. She started her nursing career working on a Medical-Surgical Orthopedic unit but has now transitioned into the emergency setting. She is also trained in IV nutrition and certified in a variety of minimally invasive & results-oriented aesthetic treatments. She really loves to help people look & feel their best. In her spare time she enjoys being outside with her family & dogs, exercising, traveling & trying new things.


Jed McNally, PT |

Physical Therapist - Rockport Physical Medicine PA ~ April 2018

Jed McNally received his BA in Health Promotion and Management in 2003 for Hastings College and then obtained his masters degree in Physical Therapy from the University of Nebraska Medical Center. He has been seeing PT patients in the Coastal South Bend area for more than 14 years. His specific area of focus is in outpatient orthopedics. Jed enjoys general orthopedics because it allows him to work with a variety of patients including athletes, older adults, and kids. From the young to the young at heart, Jed enjoys them all, and is always ready for a challenge! On his time off, Jed enjoys baseball, golf, running and spending time with his family.

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Dr. Julia Hebert, PT, DPT |

Physical Therapist

Julia Hebert is a Central Texas native who has enjoyed living in the Coastal Bend since 2012.
Julia received a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology from Texas A&M University – Corpus Christi
in 2015 and Doctor of Physical Therapy degree from the University of St. Augustine for Health
Sciences in 2020. She is licensed under the Texas Board of Physical Therapy Examiners and
certified in dry needling via the American Academy of Manipulative Therapy. She is proud to
serve the community she loves as part of a team focused on optimizing physical mobility and
health related quality of life. In addition to spending time with family, friends, and fur babies;
Julia enjoys being outdoors, relaxing with a good book, traveling and exploring new places.


Lori Jones |

Physical Therapist Assistant - Rockport Physical Medicine PA ~ April 2018

Lori is a Physical Therapist Assistant with a degree from Niagra County Community College in Sanborn, NY. After obtaining her degree to become a PTA in 2006, she moved to Portland, TX and began working in nursing homes. Shortly after, she started working outpatient patient. Lori is happily married and has 2 dogs. She enjoys hunting, archery and 4 wheeling.


Leann Kisilitsa | 

Physical Therapist Assistant - Rockport Physical Medicine PA ~ September 2021

LeAnn is a licensed Physical Therapist Assistant with a degree from Del Mar College in 2010. She has spent her career in the acute Care and Outpatient settings. She is caring and passionate about helping patients manage their pain and improving their range of movement. Leann enjoys spending time with her family, sailing, traveling and exercising.


Denise Diaz-Deleon | 

Physical Therapist Technician

Denise is a Physical Therapist Technician and has been in the medical field for two years. She graduated from Southern Careers Institute in Corpus Christi, TX certified as a biller and coder. She absolutely loves caring and promoting wellness to her patients. On her off time, she enjoys 5k runs, bay fishing, attending concerts, and most importantly family time. 



Morgan Barrera |

Operations Manager/Billing

Morgan Barrera is our Operations Manager who helps insure all procedures in our office run swiftly and smoothly as well as managing our Billing Department. Morgan has over 21 years experience with insurance billing and chiropractic/medical office services and management She lives in Rockport with her husband and their 2 boys. She enjoys cooking and spending time outdoors with her family.


Niccolette Stehling |

Office Manager

Niccolette graduated from the University of Texas at San Antonio in 2016 with a Bachelor’s Degree in Multidisciplinary Studies with focuses in Biology, Humanities, and Ethics. She grew up in Rockport and now lives here with her husband and 3 kids. She has been in the medical field for 8 years and has worked in the chiropractic field for over 3 years. Her passion has always been to help people in the best way the she can.  When not at work, she spends most of her time hanging out with her family and enjoying the occasional fishing trips with her husband.


Chelsie Charlton | 

Medical Assistant

Chelsie was born in England, but Texas is her home! She is a medical assistant and has been in the medical field for four years. She is very passionate about her career and patient care. After graduating from Southern Careers Institute in Corpus Christi, she started her career as a nursing assistant specializing in palliative care. She is ecstatic to be working with such an amazing team. In her off time, she enjoys archery hunting, fishing, and being the best dog mom to her fur baby, Willow.


Liz Soliz |

Front Desk Coordinator



Anna Martinez |

Front Desk Receptionist

Anna Martinez has 5 years of experience as a front desk medical receptionist. She took a few years off when she became a stay at home mom to her two babies Johnny and June. She has been married to her wonderful Husband Ej for 6 years, who has encouraged and supported her going back to work. Although she loves spending time with her family she is ready to get back out there and enjoy workforce life!


Becki Conroy |

Medical Assistant

Beck was born and raised in Michigan, but now Texas is her home. She is a medical Assistant and has been in the medical field since 2010. She is very passionate about her career and patient care. She is very excited to be working with such an amazing team. In her spare time, she enjoys being with her family, paddle boarding, and crocheting blankets for special people in her life.


Maddy Hierholzer |

Executive Assistant to CFO / Marketing Director / PT Tech

Maddy is a proud Texas A&M graduate and resides in the Houston area. She loves all things health and fitness and in her free time she enjoys traveling and trying out new restaurants with her husband and going on walks/trails with her two fur-babies.


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