Athletics - Grand Valley State
GVSU Athletic Training.

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Head Athletic Trainer
Mark Stoessner stoessnm@gvsu.edu (616) 331-3329

Mark received his BS from Bowling Green in 1986 and MA from Northern Michigan in 1988. He came to Grand Valley in 2007 after previous jobs at Northern Michigan and the University of Michigan. He is a member of the National Athletic Trainers' Association, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers' Association, and the Michigan Athletic Trainers' Society, having served on the board of GLATA and MATS.

Sports responsible for: Football, Soccer, Baseball

Associate Athletic Trainer
Jim Winkler winkleja@gvsu.edu (616) 331-2859

Jim obtained his bachelor's degree from Northen Michigan in 1998 and his master's degree from Northern Michigan in 2000. He worked previously at Wayne State and Northern Michigan before arriving to GVSU in 2011. He is a member of the NATA, GLATA and MATS.

Sports responsible for: Football, Golf, Softball

Assistant Athletic Trainer
Kelly Murphy murkelly@gvsu.edu (616) 331-3140

Kelly received her Bachelors of Science degree in Athletic Training from James Madison University in 2010 and her Masters of Education degree in Adult and Higher Education from Grand Valley State University in 2012. Prior to her full time position at GVSU, she was a Graduate Assistant athletic trainer at GVSU working primarily with the football team. She is a member of the National Athletic Trainer's Association and the Great Lakes Athletic Trainers' Association.

Sports responsible for: Basketball, Volleyball, Swimming & Diving, Lacrosse

Assistant Athletic Trainer
Matt Herrema herremat@gvsu.edu (616) 331-3029

Matt received his Bachelors of Art in Exercise Science from Calvin College in 2007 and his Masters of Science in Athletic Training from Seton Hall University in 2010. Matt previously worked at Oakland University and Davenport University most recently. He is a member of the National Athletic Trainers' Association as well the Michigan Athletic Trainers Society.

Sports responsible for: Track & Field, Cross Country, Tennis

Graduate Assistants
Tauri Rothermel (616) 331-3133
Jake Kuipers (616) 331-3133
Jenn Herrick (616) 331-3133
Abby Cordts (616) 331-3133
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