Dr. Thomas Freeman, DPM

Dr. Thomas Freeman, DPM
Health Team Podiatry Consultant

Illinois Benedictine College; Biology/Biochemistry 1981. Lisle, IL.
Scholl College; BA Conferred 1985. Chicago, IL.

Scholl College of Podiatric Medicine; Doctor of Podiatric Medicine 1985. Chicago, IL.

Trinity Regional Hospital; Podiatric Surgical Residency, Fort Dodge, IA.

Board Qualified, American Board of Podiatric Surgery

Dr. Jacob J. Levy

Dr. Jacob J. Levy, PhD
Health Team

JAKE LEVY, Ph.D. is a licensed psychologist and certified fitness trainer, with a special interest in performance psychology and wellness promotion. He is a former marching member of the Cavaliers Drum & Bugle Corps, and a co-founder of the Marching Music Health and Wellness Project. Dr. Levy has worked with nearly a dozen drum corps since 2005, and is thrilled to be a member of the Pacific Crest Health Team.

Dr. Levy earned his doctorate in counseling psychology from Indiana University in 2002. He interned at the University of Maryland Counseling Center. Dr. Levy has specialized expertise in the cognitive-behavioral treatment of attention-deficit disorders, anxiety, depression, and other health conditions, as well as performance enhancement interventions for athletes, performing artists, and business people. Of particular note is his expertise in neurotherapy (i.e., EEG neurofeedback), an intervention designed to help individuals learn to self-regulate their mood and attention and concentration processes thru “brain-training.” In addition, Dr. Levy specializes in psychological assessment and testing, including clinical diagnostic testing, comprehensive ADHD testing, pre-surgical psychological evaluations, fitness-for-duty evaluations, forensic evaluations (including child custody), and career assessments (i.e., pre-employment personality testing, career exploration, managerial and leadership evaluations). He is also an Associate Professor of Psychology at the University of Tennessee, Knoxville.

Chase Paulson

Chase Paulson, ATC
Health Team

CHASE PAULSON achieved his Bachelor’s Degree in Kinesiology from California Baptist University, in Riverside, CA in 2009. In 2011 Chase completed his Master’s Degree in Athletic Training, also at California Baptist University. Chase received his certification from the Board of Certification, Inc. in June of 2011. Chase is beginning his sixth year at Diamond Bar where he not only serves as the school’s certified athletic trainer, but also as the Health Science Pathway instructor and Advisor for the DBHS HOSA – Future Health Professionals chapter. Chase is a CPR/first-aid instructor certified through EMS Safety Services. Chase has been certified as a Weigh Assessor for the CIF Southern Section since 2011.

Chase is a member of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA), Far West Athletic Trainers’ Association (FWATA), and California Athletic Trainers’ Association (CATA). He has been an active participant on the CATA Governmental Affairs Committee’s Legislative Action Team since 2012, and joined the CATA Secondary Schools Committee in 2015. In 2014 Chase was selected to be a member of the CIF Southern Section Athletic Trainers Advisory Committee, and in 2015 was selected to assume the role of Head State Master Assessor for the CIF’s wrestling weight management program. Chase was selected as the NATA District 8 Chair of the Secondary Schools Committee in June 2016, where he represents all secondary school athletic trainers in California, Hawaii, and Nevada. Chase has also served on the Gatorade AT Taskforce for nutrition and hydration.

He is an approved Preceptor for the University of La Verne, Azusa Pacific University, Cal State Fullerton, and Chapman University’s Athletic Training Education Programs where he oversees athletic training students.

Dr. Janet Konecne

Dr. Janet Konecne, PT, DPT, OCS, CSCS
Advisory Committee and Health Team Member

DPT, Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 2002
MS, Physical Therapy, University of Southern California, Los Angeles, CA, 2001
BS, Physical Therapy, Northern Arizona University, Flagstaff, AZ, 1982

Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist (OCS), American Board of Physical Therapy Specialities, American Physical Therapy Association
Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist (CSCS), National Strength and Conditioning Association
Certified Personal Trainer

Mackenzie Steinberg

Mackenzie Steinberg
Front Ensemble Instructor

MACKENZIE STEINBERG grew up in Scandia, Minnesota, and currently resides in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Mackenzie has performed with various marching groups since high school, including Minnesota Brass Drum and Bugle Corps, Minnesota Brass Indoor, Boston Crusaders Drum and Bugle Corps, Blue Devils Drum and Bugle Corps, and RCC Indoor Percussion. He served as front ensemble section leader for both Blue Devils and RCC and completed an undefeated season with the Blue Devils in 2017.

Mackenzie has been on instructional staff at multiple high schools in both Southern California and Minnesota. His teaching experience includes Burnsville High School, Irondale High School, and Los Alamitos High School.

Mackenzie is currently pursuing a degree in Sociology from Hamline University in Saint Paul, Minnesota.

Ventura County Brass Audition – This Sunday

Pacific Crest’s satellite brass audition in Ventura County is this Sunday, November 5th! Register by November 2nd for the reduced audition fee.

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