Office: (515) 294-4307
Sports: Basketball (M)
Master of Arts in Sports Psychology, University of Minnesota, 1995
Bachelor of Arts in Athletic Training, Purdue University, 1993
Athletic Training Experience
Clinical Coordinator of Athletic Training, Iowa State Unviersity 2008-Present
Assistant Athletic Trainer Iowa State University 2002-
Athletic Trainer Dayton Sports Medicine Institute(Grandview Hospital) 1995-2001
Adjunct Instructor University of Dayton 1996-2001
Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer University of Minnesota 1993-1995
Athletic Training Student Purdue University 1989-1993
Evidence Bases Practices in Athletic Training
Basic Athletic Training
Upper Extremity Orthopedic Assessment
Certified Active Release Technique Provider - Lower Extremity
National Athletic Trainers’ Association
National Academy of Sports Medicine
American Red Cross Professional Rescuer Instructor
Iowa Athletic Trainers’ Society
CAATE Approved Clinical Preceptor
Lectures, Presentations, and Publications
“Paradoxical Vocal-Cord Dysfunction: Management in Athletes”; Journal of Athletic Training; 2002; July-September; 23(2); pp 325-328.
Big XII Medical Aspects of Sport Symposia; May 2002; Topic: “Vocal-Cord Dysfunction Syndrome”.
Greater Dayton Athletic Trainers’ Association Sports Medicine Symposium; May 2000; Topic: “Treatment Strategies for Lower Extremity Stress Fractures:
Greater Dayton Athletic Trainers’ Association Sports Medicine Symposium; May 1997; Topic: “Vocal-Cord Dysfunction Syndrome”.
Pupil Activity Supervisors Validation, State of Ohio House Bill 251; March 1997; Topic: “Environmental Illness Prevention”.
Honors and Awards
Iowa Athletic Traininers Society Educator of the Year; 2009
Greater Dayton Athletic Trainers’ Association Vice President; 1998-2000
Purdue’s William E. Newell Scholarship Winner; 1992
Hobbies and Activities
Running and Scuba Diving