Katie Hauser
Office Manager

Katie was born and raised in Savannah, Georgia where her love for living on the coast began. She moved to Santa Cruz from Baltimore, Maryland in July of 2016 and joined the DeWitt Physical Therapy team shortly thereafter. In 2012, Katie received her Bachelor of Science in Anthropology, with a minor in French, from College of Charleston in Charleston, South Carolina. Katie is self-driven and loves working with our team to ensure an excellent customer experience. When Katie isn’t in the office, she can be found wandering through local farmers markets, at the beach, practicing yoga, or trying a new recipe in her kitchen.


Kyra Gabelman
Billing Manager

Kyra was born and raised in Santa Cruz and became a part of the DeWitt team in May 2013. Kyra attended California State University, Sacramento for Business Management and decided to come back to her roots, moving to Santa Cruz in 2002. Kyra’s positive attitude is contagious and her ability to foster relationships creates a welcoming and relaxed clinical environment. She is a proactive patient advocate and highly organized, ensuring all patient accounts are well maintained. Kyra is a former dancer, loves traveling with her family to surf destinations, and enjoying local beaches with her son.


Diana Petes
Patient Coordinator

Diana moved to Santa Cruz in 2017 after spending seven years in the Bay Area. She received her Masters in Public Health from Boston University in 2010 and enjoys working in a health care setting after working as a chef and baker for the past decade. Diana is looking forward to welcoming her first child in September. When she is not helping patients at DeWitt, she can be found exploring new hiking trails, cooking up a storm, and screen printing t-shirts for her small business, Same Team Goods.