Jeanne Williams, PT, DPT, OCS
Doctor of Physical Therapy
Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist
Chief Human Mechanic
Jeanne’s 20-year professional career has been centered on outpatient orthopedics and sports medicine with a special focus on the treatment of endurance athletes and performing artists. She has worked with triathletes of all levels, from those doing a sprint tri, up to and including 10 Ironman triathletes, competitive cyclists, ultra runners, Cross Fit athletes, and various personal trainers. She became a Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist in 2002 and is an American Physical Therapy Association Certified Clinical Instructor. Jeanne has also served on the State Board for the Tennessee Physical Therapy Association.
Jeanne grew up in Evansville, Indiana before coming to Tennessee. As a flute player who trained under the Suzuki teaching philosophy, she decided to attend East Tennessee State University to continue studying Suzuki flute. She relocated to Knoxville in 1996 after PT school in St. Louis. Life with her husband, Brent, 5 kids ranging in age from 12 to 28, and 2 grandsons keeps life busy, but Jeanne also finds time to be an avid cyclist, triathlete and is also training for her first half marathon.
Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science, Magna Cum Laude, East Tennessee State University – 1994
Master of Science in Physical Therapy, Washington University School of Medicine in St. Louis – 1996
Board Certified Orthopedic Clinical Specialist, American Board of Physical Therapy Specialties – 2002
Doctor of Physical Therapy with Distinction, Arcadia University – 2015
Brent Williams, CDT
CHIEF BIKE MECHANIC, QUEST CYCLETECH
Brent is the behind-the-scenes support team for Jeanne and the entire Quest Team. A lifelong cyclist, he rekindled his passion for the activity later in life after a series of health scares and lost 100+ pounds on his personal Quest for health.
Brent serves as Chief Bike Mechanic for Quest CycleTech, holding a USA Cycling Race Mechanic’s License and supporting Quest’s efforts in Sports Medicine by providing technical support for medical bike fitting, neutral support service and cycling service clinics. Brent was elected as the Vice President and Director of Professional Development for the Professional Bicycle Mechanics Association. In addition to his mechanical work, he speaks on health, cycling and communications excellence.
By day, Brent is President and CEO of Archteva, a Tennessee based architectural support firm. He serves as Chief Tri-Sherpa on weekends when Jeanne is competing. He and Jeanne also try valiantly to keep up with their 5 kids, 2 grandchildren and Kip the Wonder Mutt.
Appalachian Bike Institute – 2015
USA Cycling Race Mechanic’s License – 2015
Vice President & Director of Professional Development, Professional Bicycle Mechanics Association – 2016