Nickname: AK

Hometown: Fenton, MO

Current Town: Fort Leonard Wood, MO

On Go4Ellis Since: Jan. 2017

Alma Mater: Missouri Western State University for Bachelors; University of Central Oklahoma for Masters

First AT Job: Associate Head Athletic Trainer Owasso High School, Owasso OK

Current Gig: Associate Athletic Trainer for US Army – Fort Leonard Wood

Most Important Thing In Your Bag: Stretch strap/theraband

Gameday Snack: Fig Newtons

Best AT Moment: Becoming certified; officially becoming an Athletic Trainer, when my rugby team won NCAA USA rugby national 7s tournament, when my baseball won districts.  There are honestly too many good memories to write all out.

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