Tiffany Piquilloud, PT, MSPT, NCS

Executive Director
BA in Psychology at UC Santa Barbara
Masters of Science in Physical Therapy at University of the Pacific
lead physical therapist, neuro, rehabilitation, function, disability

Tiffany Piquilloud, a Board Certified Specialist in Neurologic Physical Therapy, received her Bachelor of Arts in Psychology from University of California, Santa Barbara in 1991 and a Master’s of Science in Physical Therapy from the University of the Pacific in 1993.  She currently serves as the Executive Director and Lead Physical Therapist at Challenge Center, a non-profit organization that provides exceptional neuro-rehabilitation to seniors and people with disabilities on a sliding scale after their insurance coverage has ended; and continues with specialized assisted fitness services that maintain health and function to keep people in their own homes.  Ms. Piquilloud has undergone extensive training in the treatment of neurological disorders, including the certification course in Neuro-Developmental Treatment (NDT). She has extensive experience in all areas of physical therapy, for both pediatrics and adults, and has pioneered several innovative approaches to restoring balance and agility in seniors and people with disabilities.  Her Challenge Center Balance and Conditioning class has shown measurable improvements in over 98% of participants.  During her time at Challenge Center Tiffany has worked diligently to expand her expertise in neuro-rehabilitation, disability and exercise, fall prevention and function in seniors, and long term treatment of acquired brain injuries and spinal cord injury rehabilitation, to name just a few.  Tiffany’s knowledge base and experience makes her a sought after speaker at a wide variety of meetings and seminars, as well as a guest lecturer at universities, doctor of physical therapy programs, occupational therapy programs, and the APTA Combined Section Meeting. 
Ms. Piquillouds skills in the realm of physical therapy, combined with a strong business background and dedication to the Challenge Center’s mission, make her uniquely qualified for the role of Executive Director at Challenge Center.   As Executive Director, Tiffany not only oversees quality service delivery at the Challenge Center, using her skill to assist clients in achieving their optimal functional level and realizing their dreams for recovery, but also in leading the Center forward in its goal to be the premier provider of extended Physical Therapy and Wellness and Fitness Services for seniors and people with disabilities.