Graduate Spotlight - Physical Therapist Assistant

PTA grad - 2011 Alumni of the Year

Chris Junkins with MillerRoy Christopher "Chris" Junkins was recognized as the Greenville Technical College's 2011 Alumni of the Year. He graduated from Greenville Technical College's Physical Therapist Assistant Program in 1976, earned a BS in Physical Education from Winthrop University in 1981, and a master's degree in management from Southern Wesleyan University in 2009. Part owner of Dosher Physical Therapy in Easley, Junkins has been a practicing physical therapist assistant for more than 30 years and has earned many professional awards for his work. In honor of his outstanding clinical skills, the South Carolina Chapter of the American Physical Therapy Association created a Chris Junkins Award for Clinical Excellence in 2001 and named him the first recipient.