Mark Kaufman

Board of Directors, Michigan Rehabilitation Specialists/Excel Rehabilitation Services (Realized) 

Mark Kaufman served on the Board of Directors for Excel Rehabilitation Services and Michigan Rehabilitation Specialists. Mark is the Founder and CEO of Athletico Physical Therapy (“Athletico”) and has over 22 years of experience in the physical therapy industry. Mark has grown Athletico from a single location in Chicago in 1991 to a leading physical therapy provider in the Midwest with nearly 70 locations in Illinois, Wisconsin and Indiana. Athletico employs over 1,200 employees and offers physical and occupational therapy, athletic training and personal fitness services. Additionally, Athletico has exclusive partnerships with each of Chicago’s professional sports teams including the Chicago Bears, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Cubs, Chicago White Sox, Chicago Blackhawks and Chicago Fire.

Mr. Kaufman serves on the Good Samaritan Hospital’s Development Council and is also the board chair for the Big Brothers Big Sisters of Metropolitan Chicago.

Mark received a B.S.in Athletic Training and Physical Education from the University of Iowa in 1986. Mark subsequently obtained his M.S. in Exercise and Sports Sciences from the University of Arizona in 1988, and received a B.S. in Physical Therapy from Northwestern University in 1989.

Current and Past Board Roles

Areas of Focus

  • Physical Therapy