Faculty and Staff

Betty Salas, PT, DPT

Program Director
Wharton County Junior College
911 Boling Highway JHOC 234
Wharton, TX 77488
Ph: (979) 532-6374
Fax: (979) 532-6489
bettys@wcjc.edu

Mrs. Salas received her Doctor of Physical Therapy from the University of Montana/Missoula in 2012, her BS degree in physical therapy from the University of Texas Medical Branch. She is a licensed physical therapist in Texas and practiced physical therapy in various settings for 15 years. In 1989 she initiated the development of the Physical Therapist Assistant Program at Wharton County Junior College and has served as program director, academic coordinator of clinical education and faculty during this time. She currently serves as program director and teaches Introduction to Physical Therapy, Physical Agents, Rehabilitation Techniques, Professional Issues and Clinical-Physical Therapist I, and III.


Kelly Wallace, PT, DPT

Academic Coordinator of Clinical Education
Wharton County Junior College
911 Boling Highway, JHOC 236
Wharton, TX. 77488
Ph: (979) 532-6373
Fax :(979) 532-6489
wallacek@wcjc.edu

Ms. Wallace received her BS degree in Physical Therapy from Texas Woman’s University. She is a licensed physical therapist in Texas and has practiced physical therapy in various settings for 23 years. She, also, has a BS degree from Texas A&M University in Health Education specializing in Community Health and a Doctorate degree from Boston University in Physical Therapy. She currently teaches Functional Anatomy, Neurological Disorders, Data Collection, Therapeutic Exercise, Neurology and Clinical-Physical Therapist II.


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