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head athletic trainer

Alexandria, LA, 71301
March 20, 2018

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Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas May 2017

Masters of Science Athletic Training

Saginaw Valley State University, University Center, Michigan December 2012

Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science

Concentration: Cardiac Rehabilitation

Minor: Coaching


Board of Certification Certified Athletic Trainer May 2017

Certification number2000027965

Louisiana State Licensed Athletic Trainer July 2017

Credential number 306633

NPI October 2017


BLS for Healthcare Providers CPR and AED Current through September 2019

American Heart Association

BLS for Healthcare Providers CPR and AED Certified Instructor Current through September 2018

American Heart Association

Graston Technique M1 May 2017

Corrective Exercise Specialist February 2017

National Academy of Sports Medicine

Certified Kinesiology Taping Practitioner February 2018



National Athletic Trainers’ Association 2015- present

Southeast Athletic Trainers’ Association 2017-present

Louisiana Athletic Trainers’ Association 2017- present


Head Athletic Trainer July 2017- present

Louisiana State University at Alexandria, Alexandria, Louisiana

Provided coverage for 220 NAIA Division 1 men’s/women’s varsity/JV soccer, men’s/women’s varsity/ JV basketball, women’s tennis, baseball, softball

oManage all aspects of sports medicine budget, maintenance of inventory, and facility cleanliness

oCoordinate and schedule annual pre-participation physical examinations and medical referrals for student-athletes to determine return to play criteria

oFile and process all athletic insurance claims

oDeveloped and implement concussion management and Emergency Action Plans for sports medicine and athletic department

oPart of committee to design and implement international student health insurance

oPreceptor for Spring 2018 semester to Louisiana College undergraduate athletic training

Athletic Training Internship August 2016- March 2017

Lufkin High School, Lufkin, Texas

Coverage for Texas 6A athletics including football, volleyball, basketball, soccer, baseball, softball, swimming, and golf

oAssisted with pre-participation exams and entering into computer

oPlaned and implemented comprehensive rehabilitation programs

oResponsible for packing sideline trunk and supplies for football games

oExperience with football equipment maintenance, repair and removal

oOrganization and mentorship of student athletic trainers

Graduate Athletic Training Student July 2015- Present

Stephen F. Austin State University Athletics, Nacogdoches, Texas

Experience with NCAA Division 1 Cheer, Women’s Basketball, Baseball, Football and Track and Field. Junior college Men’s and Women’s Basketball, Baseball, Softball and 2A to 6A High School Athletics

oResponsible for set up and clean up during game(s) and everyday operations

oExperience with modalities such as Alter- G anti-gravity treadmill, paraffin, low power laser, hivamat, kinesio tape, cupping and injury documentation

oAssisted in design and implementation of rehabilitation protocols

oProvided medical coverage at camps, practices and home games

oProvided preventive and rehabilitative taping, wrapping, bracing and padding support of ankles, knees, elbows, wrists, shoulders, hips, and muscle groups and body structures as needed by athletes

oAssisted with medical coverage hosting the Southland Conference tournament for cross country and tennis


Water Safety Instructor January 2016- May 2017

Stephen F. Austin State University Recreation Center, Nacogdoches, Texas

Swim instructor

Instruct safety courses on concussion and injury management

Responsible for safety supply inventory and finding quotes on prices

Inspect AEDs monthly

Telemetry Technician February 2013-June 2015

Select Specialty Hospital, Flint, Michigan

Voted employee of the month for 2 months by peers

Capable of reading an EKG

Pool Supervisor April 2012- June 2014

Carman-Ainsworth High School, Flint, Michigan

Supervise and administrate activities

Schedule events and staff

Swim instructor

Collect revenue and fees

Maintain office files

Aqua aerobics instructor


Justin Boots Sport Medicine 2017

Provided medical coverage for pro bull riding rodeo

Assisted in tapping, wrapping and evaluation of injury


Linda Bobo, PhD, ATC, LAT, CES, FMS

Graduate Athletic Training Program Director-Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas

Business phone: 936-***-****

Cell phone: 936-***-****


Loree McCary, ATC, LAT

Head Athletic Trainer, Women’s Basketball/ Senior Women’s Administrator- Stephen F. Austin State University, Nacogdoches, Texas

Business phone: 936-***-****


Melinda Descant

Head Tennis Coach- Louisiana State University- Alexandria, Alexandria, Louisiana

Business phone: 318-***-****


Mitchell Batts ATC, LAT

Assistant Athletic Trainer- Lufkin High School, Lufkin, Texas

Phone: 501-***-****


Dr. Jeffrey Garrison

Orthopedic Surgeon and Sports Medicine Doctor- Midstate Orthopedic and Sports Medicine Center, Alexandria, Louisiana

Team physician for Louisiana State University- Alexandria Athletics

Phone: 318-***-****


Adam Jonson

Athletic Director- Louisiana State University at Alexandria, Alexandria, Louisiana

Business phone: 318-***-****


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