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COMMITTEES & CHAIRS

Annual Meeting

Chair

Sara Pittelkau, MA, LAT, ATC
Athletic Trainer
vatameeting@gmail.com
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​​Council on Practice Advancement (COPA)

Chair

VACANT

VATACOPA@gmail.com

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​Constitution & By-laws

Chair

Emily Evans, EdD, LAT, ATC

Assistant Professor
Clinical Education Coordinator
University of Lynchburg

VATACBL@gmail.com

434-544-8649

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Diversity, Equity, Inclusion and Access (DEIA)

Co-Chairs

Brittany Brown

Emily Madrak

VATADEIcommittee@gmail.com

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Education Compliance Coordinator

Chair

Michael Krackow, PhD, LAT, ATC, PTA, CSCS, TSAC-F

Professor, Department of Human Performance and Wellness

Virginia Military Institute

vataeducation@gmail.com

krackowms@vmi.edu

540-464-7559

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Governmental Affairs

Chair

Rose Schmieg
Shenandoah University

rschmieg@su.edu

540-665-5534
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Honors & Awards Chair

Co-Chairs

Jess Kotenicki

Lauren Sander

vatahonorsawards@gmail.com

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Historian

Chair

Sherry Summers, ATC

historian4vata@gmail.com

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Intercollegiate Sports Medicine Committee

(ICSMC)

Chair

Kelsey DeShambo

Beth Druvenga

vataintercollegiate@gmail.com

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Membership

Chair

Katie Grover, MS, LAT, ATC
Athletic Trainer
Prince William County Police Department
vatamembership@gmail.com
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Public Relations

Chair

Lauryn Keenon, MS, ATC

Assistant Athletic Trainer

James Madison University

VATA4PR@gmail.com

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Research

Chair

John Goetschius

Assistant Professor

James Madison University

VATAresearch@gmail.com

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Scholarships

Chair

Ellen Hicks
Athletic Trainer
Spotswood High School

ehicks@bridgewater.edu

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Secondary School

Chair

Angela White, MS, LAT, ATC

Franklin County High School

vatassatcchair@gmail.com

540-420-9199
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Student Affairs

Chair

Jenn Cuchna, PhD, MBA, MEd, LAT, ATC

Longwood University Athletic Training Program
vatastudentaffairs@gmail.com
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Third Part Reimbursement

Chair

Brice Snyder, MSAT, LAT, ATC, BCS-O

Athletic Trainer, Research Coordinator

Atlantic Orthopaedic Specialists

vata.reimbursement@gmail.com

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Young Professionals 

Chairs

 

​Siaura Saville, MS, LAT, ATC

Head Athletic Trainer - Harrisonburg High School

 

Mairin Wood, LAT, ATC.

Assistant Athletic Director & Head Athletic Trainer

Foxcroft School

 

VATAYP@gmail.com
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