Where do you currently work and your role there?
Ohio University, Dublin Campus
Clinical Professor, Post-Professional Athletic Training Program
What is your educational background?
BS – Wilmington College, Wilmington OH
MS – Indiana University, Bloomington IN
PhD – The Ohio State University, Columbus OH
What year did you become an athletic trainer?
What are some of your past work experiences/jobs?
Urbana University, Athletic Trainer & Instructor
Urbana High School, Athletic Trainer
Ohio Wesleyan University, Adjunct Lecturer & Contingent Athletic Trainer
The Ohio State University, Athletic Training Program, Clinical Coordinator
The Ohio State University, Athletic Training, Director of Clinical Education
Ohio University, Physician Assistant Practice, Director of Clinical Education
What is your current role and responsibilities for GLATA?
State Representative to GLATA from Ohio
What are other roles that you have previously held within GLATA?
State Representative to GLATA from Ohio (2010-2011)
GLATA Secretary (2012-2016)
GLATA Newsletter (2012-2019)
What are some rewards of professional service?
The most obvious reward is the networking and sharing of ideas and creative solutions developed through conversations with colleagues. These enrich your program as well as the profession. However, I value the friendships above all else.
What are some of your hobbies or things you enjoy doing?
I love horse racing. My father used to train harness horses, so I grew up on the backstretch.