Katie joins the NutriFormance team after spending the past 6 years in her professional career specializing in sport related injuries and rehabilitation as a Certified Athletic Trainer. She received her bachelor’s degree in Health Management – Athletic Training from Southeast Missouri State University. She then went on to post-graduate work at Fontbonne University covering for various collegiate sports. In 2009 when the Women’s Professional Soccer League was formed, Katie accepted the opportunity to work as an athletic trainer among national and international players and coaches. Since the league folded, Katie had split her days to working in a physical therapy clinic in the mornings and ensuring injury care and prevention for over 25 different high school sports.
Katie’s background of athletics consisted of playing soccer, tennis, and swimming. She has completed several triathlons and a half Ironman. Her focus now is in triathlons and enjoys biking, hiking, and backpacking various trails.
Katie’s Achievements and Certifications include:
- American Red Cross- First Aid and CPR/AED
- NATA Board of Certification- Athletic Training Certified
- Missouri State Board of Healing Arts- Athletic Training Licensed
- Head ATC for St. Louis Athletica – Women’s professional soccer team
Katie’s experience in physical rehabilitation, sports injuries, and corrective exercise will be a great addition to the NutriFormance/Athletic Republic training staff. She will also be a part of the Endurance Coaching team.