COMMITTEES & CHAIRS

Annual Meeting

Chair

Sara Pittelkau, MA, LAT, ATC
Athletic Trainer
Children's Hospital of the King's Daughters
vatameeting@gmail.com
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​​Council on Practice Advancement (COPA)

Chair

Lucas Bianco, DAT, LAT, ATC

Prevention Program Manager

BIOKINETIX

VATACOPA@gmail.com

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​Constitution & By-laws

Chair

Robert Hammill, PhD, ATC, CSCS
Assistant Professor
Bridgewater College
rhammill@bridgewater.edu
540-828-5719

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Educational Program Coordinator

Chair

Kim Pritchard, PhD, LAT, ATC

Associate Professor, Division of Athletic Training
Chair, Institutional Review Board
Shenandoah University
kpritch@su.edu

540-545-7376

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Governmental Affairs

Chair

Rose Schmieg
Shenandoah University

rschmieg@su.edu

540-665-5534
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Honors & Awards Chair

Chair

Maegan Daniels, EdD, LAT, ATC
James Madison University
vatahonorsawards@gmail.com

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Historian

Chair

Tim Cocrane, MS, LAT, ATC, ITAT

Head Athletic Trainer

Independence High School

historian4vata@gmail.com

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Intercollegiate Sports Medicine Committee

(ICSMC)

Chair

Mike Kotelnicki, MS, LAT, ATC

Shenandoah University

540-545-7370

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

Sam Johnson, MS, LAT, ATC

Associate Athletic Trainer

James Madison University

VATA4PR@gmail.com

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Scholarships

Chair

Ellen Hicks
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Bridgewater College

ehicks@bridgewater.edu

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Secondary School

Chair

Jen Armstrong, MS, LAT, ATC
Athletic Trainer, Physical Education Teacher
E.C.Glass High School
vatassatcchair@gmail.com
724-255-4628

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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

Athletic Trainer, Research Coordinator

Atlantic Orthopaedic Specialists

vata.reimbursement@gmail.com

 

Young Professionals 

Chair

Devon Serrano, DAT, LAT, ATC, NREMT, WFS, BCS
Director of Sports Medicine
Sweet Briar College

VATAYP@gmail.com
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The VATA is committed to improving the quality of health care for Virginian’s through education, advocacy, and cooperative efforts with other health care professionals and organizations.  We actively promote the profession and represent the interests of its membership with integrity.

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