Meet the Actify Team 

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Dr. Marcia Perretto, PT, DPT, COMT

Doctor of Physical Therapy, Founder

Dr. Marcia C. Perretto, a Doctor of Physical Therapy with advanced training in orthopedic manual therapy, movement sciences, Yoga Therapy, and Redcord®. Dr. Perretto received her Bachelor’s degree in Physical Therapy at a recognized catholic university in south Brazil,and completed her transition to Doctor of Physical Therapy degree at Nova Southeastern University. Later she completed her Manual Therapy Certification at the Ola Grimsby Institute in California and a Health Coach Training program with the Institute for Integrative Nutrition in New York, where she learned over 100 dietary theories and a holistic approach to wellness. Dr. Perretto is certified as a yoga therapy instructor (YTT200) and holds several certifications including Neurac Redcord® and Redcord Active®. Married with one daughter and two sons, when she is not working she enjoys her family time and staying active and fit.

Alice Barreto Rodrigues

Movement Rehabilitation Therapist

With over a decade of experience, Alice is a Certified Pilates Instructor for Rehabilitation and has a degree in Physical Therapy from the Federal University of São Carlos. Having a background in Dance, she found Pilates: the perfect combination of movement and healing. After her first Pilates session as a client, she fell in love with the Method and knew that was the career she wanted to pursue. She completed her first Pilates certification in Brazil in 2007 and has since been working with Pilates and rehabilitation, helping folks get back to doing what they love through movement healing. In 2009, she moved to Australia where she completed the Stott Mat Pilates course and became fully Certified by Polestar Pilates. Alice recently moved to Florida where she is studying Classical Pilates. Movement passionate, she absolutely loves to make people move at their best and leave the studio with a smile on their face.

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Dr. Liana Pulcheri PT, DPT, COMT

Physical Therapist

Liana Pulcheri has more than 20 years of experience as a Physical Therapist. She earned her physical therapy degree in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil. After moving to the USA in 1999, she earned her Doctor of Physical Therapy from Nova Southeastern Florida University. She also completed her manual certification degree from the reputable Ola Grimsby Europe Institute. She enjoys using her expertise and skills to deliver a real, effective, hands-on treatment for all of her patients.

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Sharlene Salinas

Operations Manager

Sharlene has worked as an Office Manager and Practice Administrator with over ten years of experience directing administrative workflow, setting appointments, and assisting patients with clinical needs, in diverse clinical environments. Co-workers describe her as outgoing and friendly; patients find her approachable and knowledgeable with a reputation for providing top notch customer service to our patients. Sharlene has a Bachelor of Science in Healthcare Management and graduated Summa Cum Lauda.
She is currently pursuing Master of Healthcare Administration. When Sharlene is not at work she enjoys time with family and her two children.

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Katie Pistarelli

Client Care Assistant

Katie joined the Actify team as a Client Care Assistant in October of 2020. She is responsible for greeting patients, scheduling, and handling daily responsibilities around the office. She loves getting to know each and every patient, and is happy to greet you with a warm smile each time you come to visit our office. She is currently a senior at Florida Atlantic University, pursuing a B.A. in Multimedia Studies: Journalism with a minor in Sociology. In her free time, you can usually find Katie at the beach or at the gym. She loves making art, cooking, and spending time in nature.