Kim Martinek


Kim joined A Step Ahead Physical Therapy as the Front Office Coordinator in 2018. She grew up on the Space Coast of Florida. After graduating from Clemson University with a Bachelor of Science in Computer Information Systems, she moved to Atlanta to work as a software programmer for IBM. Once she started her family, she worked various part time jobs and volunteered in her children’s schools and her church. She still continues volunteering in the community.   


Kim is an advocate of physical therapy for getting an individual back to enjoying his or her daily activities. She looks forward to greeting each patient before they begin their therapy and helping them in any way she can during their rehabilitation.


Kim enjoys tennis, exercise classes, being outdoors, and cheering on her Clemson Tigers and Atlanta sports teams.  Kim has two grown children and lives in Roswell with her husband and dog.

Tori Shepherd

Tori joined the A Step Ahead Physical Therapy team in 2016 as the Front Office Coordinator, transitioned to the role of Wellness Assistant in 2017, and took on the responsibility of Insurance Coordinator in 2018. Tori graduated with a Bachelor of Health Sciences with a minor in Business Administration from the University of Missouri and then went on to get her Masters of Public Health. Tori is passionate about community wellness and healthy lifestyle promotion.

In 2015 Tori moved from St. Louis, where she had worked in corporate health care, to Atlanta with her husband. Since moving to Atlanta Tori and her husband have rescued a cat and a German Shepherd mix.

Cindy Freemyer

Cindy is in charge of Operations at A Step Ahead. She performs a variety of duties to support the company’s vision, such as assisting in hiring staff and providing operational support. Seeing people progress to a state of wellbeing brings her much joy.


Cindy graduated from Berry College with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and a minor in Psychology. She then obtained her Georgia Teaching Certificate and is certified in Science for grades 7-12. Cindy spent 18 years teaching both in the public school system and in private school, and she also enjoyed coaching the schools' tennis teams. When not busy at A Step Ahead, Cindy enjoys tutoring Chemistry students.


Cindy is married to Brad Freemyer and has two beautiful daughters, an awesome son-in-law, and a beautiful granddaughter.

930 Woodstock Rd, Suite 310

Roswell, GA 30075


M-F: 8:00 AM - 5:00 PM

Early and late appointments
available upon request

Fax: (770) 998-6646

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