Nickname: Hopper, Hops, Hoppy

Hometown: Waterloo, TX

Current Town: Dallas, TX

Alma Mater: Southeast Missouri State, University of South Florida Morsani College of Medicine

Current Gig: Head Athletic Trainer, Bishop Lynch High School

Most Important Thing In Your Bag: Sherlight

Gameday Snack: Dr. Pepper and some sort of chocolate

Best AT Moment: The day I Learned that I passed the BOC Exam

Quote/Lyric/Line that Sums Up Athletic Training For You: “Every Athlete Deserves an Athletic Trainer.”

Need an athletic trainer? Go4Ellis is a nationwide app/platform that connects teams and organizations with per diem athletic trainers for games, practices, camps, clinics and tournaments.

For more information, or to find and hire an athletic trainer, visit

If you’re an AT looking to pick up a shift or two, click the links below to download the app.

Go4Ellis is the preferred per diem platform of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association.

Every sideline. Everywhere.