Alumni

We are proud of our many successful graduates who are enjoying careers and continuing education in a variety of areas.

Discover what Emory & Henry College Athletic Training Graduates are doing today

  • 2015-2020
    Chaypin Buchanan, ATC 2015

    Emory & Henry College
    Emory, VA


    Lasell College

    Assistant Athletic Trainer


    Graduate Student in Master of Science in Rehabilitation Science Program

    Sheyenne Cleveland Turk, ATC 2015

    Belmont University
    Nashville, TN

    Graduate Student in DPT Program
    Michael Payne, MHA, ATC 2015

    Grovetown High School
    Augusta, GA

    Athletic Trainer

    Scott Pennington, DPT, ATC 2015
    Marion, VA
    Physical Therapist
    Ashleigh Polk 2015

    Tidewater Physical Therapy
    Newport News, VA

    Physical Therapy Aide
    Taylor Pumphrey, ATC 2015

    WOA PT Clinic
    Winchester, VA

    Athletic Trainer/ Rehab Assistant
    Auburn Barrett, ATC 2016

    Haywood Regional Medical Center
    Haywood County, NC

    Athletic Trainer
    Samantha Brown, ATC 2016

    Warner University
    Lake Wales, FL


    University of South Florida
    Tampa, FL

    Athletic Trainer


    Graduate student in Master of Science in Advanced Athletic Training Program
    Alyssa Clark Hawks 2016

    FCA of Western Oregon
    Beaverton, OR

    Area Representative
    Taylor Guardalabene, ATC 2016 University of North Carolina
    Chapel Hill, NC

    Graduate Student in DPT Program

    Tayler Hale, ATC 2016 Grayson County High School
    Independence, VA
    Athletic Trainer
    John Hunter Speight, ATC 2016

    Apria Health Care
    Fairfax, VA

    Accounts Manager
    Lauren Blakey, ATC 2017

    East Carolina University
    Greenville, NC

    Graduate Student in DPT Program
    Brett Carter 2017

    Johnston Memorial Hospital
    Abingdon, VA

    Emergency Department Team Member
    Tori Herndon Thomas, ATC 2017

    East Tennessee State University
    Johnson City, TN

    Graduate Student in DPT Program

    Michaela Nolte, ATC 2017

     

    Galland Orthopaedics and Sports Medicine 

    Raleigh, NC

    Athletic Training Resident
    Haley Reynolds, ATC 2017

    Galax High School

    Galax, VA

    Athletic Trainer
    Brittany Litchford, ATC 2018

    Rehab Associates of Central Virginia

    Lynchburg, VA

    Rehab Tech
    Carson Bryant, ATC 2018

    Sarasota, FL

    Medical Sales Intern for Orthopedic Reconstruction, Trauma & Spine surgery
    Chandler Copeland, ATC 2018

    Bon Secours Health System-Churchland High School

    Chesapeake, VA

    Athletic Trainer
    Jashaad Gilmore, ATC 2018

    Bon Secours Health System-John C. Marshall High School
    Richmond, VA 

    Athletic Trainer
    T. Ken Knox, ATC, CSCS 2018

    University of Kentucky

    Lexington, KY

    Intern with Olympic Sports &
    Graduate Student in Exercise Physiology
    Brandon Surber, ATC 2018

    University of North Carolina

    Chapel Hill, NC

    Graduate Student in DPT Program
  • 2010-2014
    Raegan Clarke Fuller, ATC 2010 Danville Orthopedic & Athletic Rehab
    Danville, VA
    Athletic Trainer & Physical Therapy Assistant
    Caitlin Kelley Cook, ATC 2010 JMH Outpatient Rehabilitation
    Abingdon, VA
    Athletic Trainer
    Brittany Rogers Smock, ATC 2010 Carilion New River Medical Center
    Christiansburg, VA
    Athletic Trainer
    Baylie Snyder-Smith, ATC 2010 Carilion Outreach
    Roanoke, VA
    Athletic Trainer
    Greg Swafford, CSCS 2011 Fit.Life
    Franklin, TN
    Strength & Conditioning Specialist
    Courtney Brooks, PA-C 2011 Carilion Institute for Orthopedics & Neurosciences ION
    Roanoke, VA
    Neurosurgery Physician Assistant 
    Dustin Cooper 2011 Washington State University
    Pullman, WA
     
    Caleb Jennings, PA-C, CPT 2011 Center for Spine & Orthopedics
    Denver, CO
    Physician Assistant
    Devin Meunier, CPO, ATC 2011

    Hanger Clinic
    Frederick, MD

    Certified Prosthetist & Orthotist
    Kayla O’Toole, RN 2011

    Travel Nurse
    Roanoke, VA

    Registered Nurse
    Ana Owens, ATC 2011 NARAL Pro-Choice VA
    Washington, DC
     Campaigns Director
    Edward Smith, CSCS 2011 University of Lynchburg 
    Lynchburg, VA
    Head Strength & Conditioning Coach
    Dustin Anderson, DAT, ATC 2012

    Fort Sill- US Army
    Lawton, OK

    Athletic Trainer

    Andrea Behrer Sheridan, ATC 2012

    Moore Wellness Systems
    WestRock
    Covington, VA

    Industrial Athletic Trainer
    Chase Edwards, MEd, DPT, ATC 2012 Veteran’s Administration Hospital
    Johnson City, TN
    Physical Therapist
    Loren Favale, DPT, ATC 2012 Radford University
    Radford, VA
    Graduate Student in DPT Program
    Corey Hall, DPT, ATC 2012

    Pivot Physical Therapy
    Baltimore, MD

    Physical Therapist/Athletic Trainer
    Samantha Hammer Brown, COTA 2012

    Sunnyside Retirement Community
    Harrisonburg, VA

    Occupational Therapy Assistant
    Ashley “Shorty” Helbert Janeway, ATC 2012 Lubbock Independent School District
    Lubbock, TX
    Athletic Trainer
    Brandon Lewis, ATC 2012 NeuroSpine Solutions
    Bristol, TN
    Research Assistant
    Hayley Poland, ATC 2012 Emory & Henry College- School of Health Sciences
    Marion, VA
    Graduate Student in DPT Program
    Chip Wintringham, ATC 2012 Queens University of Charlotte
    Charlotte, NC
    Assistant Athletic Trainer
    Blakeley Brewton Rookard 2013 Lincoln Memorial University
    Harrogate,  TN
    Nursing student
    Jamie Cockerham Williamson, RDMS 2013

    Novant Health System
    Clemmons, NC

    Medical Sonographer
    Ashley Ebersole Mellert, PA-C 2013 THS Physician Partners
    Charleston, WV
    Physician Assistant
    Becca Hanley 2013 Virginia Dept of Health- WIC Services
    Spotsylvania, VA
    Nutritionist 
    Brock Hanna 2013 Smyth County Public Schools
    Marion, VA
    Teacher
    Matt Nelson, RN, ATC 2013 Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital
    Roanoke, VA
    Registered Nurse & Outreach Athletic Trainer
    Adam Pugh, DPT, ATC 2013

    Benchmark Physical Therapy
    Marion, VA

    Physical Therapist
    Lindsay Baciuska-Walton 2014

    Emory & Henry College
    Emory, VA

    Graduate Student in M.Ed program for Special and Physical Education
    Brogan Hoover, DPT, ATC 2014
    Winchester, VA
     Physical Therapist
    Seth Houtsma 2014 Gold’s Gym
    Knoxville, TN
    Fitness Manager & Personal Trainer
    Zachary James, ATC 2014 Habitat for Humanity
    Charlottesville, VA
    Manager
    Sarah Jerome 2014 University of Scranton
    Scranton, PA
    Assistant Women’s Soccer Coach
    SGT Claire Yost 2014 The Pentagon- Pentagon Athletic Center
    Washington, DC
    Soldier/Physical Therapy Assistant
  • 2005-2009
    Barret Blevins, DPT, ATC 2005 Wellmont Outpatient Rehabilitation
    Abingdon, VA
    Physical Therapist & Athletic Trainer
    Lauren Ellis McGuire, RN 2005 Lewis-Gale Medical Center
    Roanoke, VA
    Registered Nurse
    Teresa Martilik, ATC 2005

    Eastern Mennonite University
    Harrisonburg, VA



    University of North Carolina- Greensboro
    Greensboro, NC

    Adjunct Faculty


     

    Doctoral student in Kinesiology

    Lindsey Rogich DeVerna, DPT 2005 Sheltering Arms 
    Richmond, VA
    Physical Therapist
    Michael Stidham, DPT, ATC 2005 Professional Sports Care & Rehab
    Washington, DC
    Physical Therapist &
    Sports Medicine Coordinator
    Matt Ward, DPT 2005 Ballad Health
    Norton, VA
    Physical Therapist
    Michael Blankenship, DPT, ATC 2005

    Baltimore Ravens
    Baltimore, MD

    Athletic Trainer & Physical Therapist
    Josh Fields, CSCS, NASM-PES 2005 New York Mets
    Johnson City, TN
    Strength & Conditioning Coach
    Greg Stephenson, ATC 2005 University of Minnesota
    Minneapolis, MN
    Recreation & Wellness
    Ginger Campbell Hilton, RN, ATC 2006 Ballad Health
    Abingdon, VA
    Registered Nurse
    Ashlee “AJ” Johnson Wesner 2006 Capital Home Health Care
    Washington, DC
    Sales & Marketing Manager
    Angela Patrick Quesenberry, ATC 2006 Cornerstone Physical Therapy
    Abingdon, VA
    Physical Therapy Technician
    Erin Stafford, ATC 2006 Carroll County Public Schools
    Hillsville, VA
    Elementary PE Teacher
    Kelli Arnold Ward 2007

    Highlands Fellowship
    Bristol, VA

    Worship Leader/
    Self-Employed
    Travis Flanagan, ATC, PTA 2007 Intrepid USA Home Health
    Roanoke, VA
    Licensed Physical Therapy Assistant
    Mahin “Opie” Sarker, DPT 2007 Divine Therapy & Wellness, LLC
    Ocala, FL
    Owner/Physical Therapist
    Danielle Starnes 2007 Johnston Memorial Hospital
    Abingdon, VA
    Physician Relations Manager
    Tarra Wardrup Stetson, DPT, CSCS 2007


    Fort Lauderdale, FL

    Physical Therapist
    Eliza Widener Slate, ATC 2007

    Sideline Orthopedics & Sports Medicine
    Blacksburg, VA

    Athletic Trainer 
    Ashley Linkous Thomas 2008 Palmetto Health-USC Orthopedic Center
    Columbia, SC
    Sports Manager
    Kari Arnold Carpenter, ATC, EMT 2008 Guardian Emergency Medical Service
    Wytheville, VA
    Emergency Medical Technician
    Megan Auldridge Coulston, RRT 2008 Carilion RMH/LGH
    Roanoke, VA
    Respiratory Therapist
    Brittany Benefield Kikani, DPT, ATC 2008 Duke Health System
    Durham, NC
    Physical Therapist
    Nikki Blankenship Helton, RN 2008

    Travel Nurse

    Emergency Department Nurse
    Derek Joyner, MAOS, ATC, OA-C 2008 Jordan-Young Institute 
    Virginia Beach, VA
    Orthopedic Assistant
    Jessica Talbert McConnell 2008 Fortis College
    Newport News, VA
     
    Ashley Tambor 2008
    Fairfax, VA
    Teacher
    Jamie Whitaker 2008 CSX Transportation
    Knoxville, TN
     
    Sarah Childress, RN, ATC 2009 Carilion Roanoke Memorial Hospital
    Roanoke, VA
    Labor & Delivery Nurse
    Julianna Garren Carter 2009 Carlisle School
    Martinsville, VA
    Volleyball & Girls Basketball Coach
    Jeremy Keene, DC, ATC 2009 Tuck Chiropractic Clinic
    Roanoke, VA
    Doctor of Chiropractic
    Shanna Tolbert Lambert, OTR/L 2009 The Lodge at Mills River
    Mills River, NC
    Occupational Therapist
  • 2000-2004
    W. Bays Gibson, DPT 2000 Private Practice
    Salem, VA
    Physical Therapist
    Emily Hunt Brush, DPT, ATC 2000 Medical Facilities of America
    Rocky Mount, VA
    Physical Therapist
    Kristi Maupin McCoy, DPT, ATC 2000
    Richmond, VA
    Physical Therapist
    Anne Swoope, DPT, ATC, CSCS 2000 Bodies In Motion PT Clinic
    Fairfax, VA
    Physical Therapist
    Brianne Farris Kilbourne, EdD, ATC 2001 Emory & Henry College
    Emory, VA
    Program Faculty
    Carrie Peterson Bradbury, ATC 2001 Southwick Fire Department
    Southwick, MA
    Firefighter/EMT/ Athletic Trainer
    Dan Almond, DPT, ATC 2002 Holston Medical Group
    Kingsport, TN
    Physical Therapist/Athletic Trainer
    Christy Brown Almond, PTA, CPT 2002 Holston Medical Group
    Kingsport, TN
    Physical Therapy Assistant
    Melissa Davis, ATC 2002 Emory & Henry College
    Emory, VA
    Head Athletic Trainer
    Beth Funkhouser, ATC, CSCS 2002 Emory & Henry College
    Emory, VA
    Athletic Training Program Clinical Education Coordinator
    Gabe Long, ATC 2002 Abingdon High School
    Abingdon, VA

    Athletic Director/Assistant Principal

    John McBryde, DPT, ATC 2002 OrthoSports Associates
    Birmingham, AL
    Physical Therapist
    Chris Berry, DPT, ATC 2003 Amedysis Home Health
    Roanoke, VA
    Physical Therapist
    Erin Caldwell Berry, PA-C, ATC 2003 Roanoke Orthopedic Associates- ION
    Roanoke, VA
    Physician Assistant
    Laura New Voss, LMT 2003 Tidewater Physical Therapy
    Newport News, VA
    Front Office Coordinator/ Lymphedema Therapist
    Alanna Underwood Caracciolo, ATC 2003 DJO Global
    Maricopa, AZ
    Medical Sales Representative
    Eric “ET” Coley, DPT, ATC 2004 Emory & Henry College
    Emory, VA
    DPT Coordinator of Clinical Education 
    Brandon Davis 2004 Hurley High School
    Hurley, VA
    Assistant Football Coach & Teacher
    Ashley Duncan Cannon 2004 Smyth County Public Schools
    Marion, VA
    Teacher 
  • 1990’s

     

    Name Grad Year Employer/ Location Position
    Matthew Scott Williams, ATC 1993 Children’s Hospital of the King’s Daughter
    Lawrenceville, VA
    Athletic Trainer
    Nathan Hall Drowne, ATC 1994 Medical Alliance, Inc
    Virginia Beach, VA
     
    DC Cobler, EdD, ATC 1995 Emory & Henry College
    Emory, VA
    Athletic Training Program Director
    Talena Cox Williams, PA-C, ATC 1995 Roanoke Orthopedic Associates
    Roanoke, VA
    Physician Assistant/Director of 
    AT Services
    Mark Oliver, PT, ATC 1997
    Cedar Bluff, VA
    Physical Therapist
    Kelley Ryan Sutphin, ATC 1998 Montgomery County Public Schools
    Shawsville, VA
    Teacher/Athletic Trainer
    Amanda Painter, ATC 1999 Carroll County Public Schools
    Hillsville, VA
    Athletic Trainer
  • 1980’s
    Scott Gravatt, ATC                                               1988 Baptist Health Floyd
    New Albany, IN
    Athletic Trainer
    Jorena Maxwell Simpkins, ATC 1989 Appomattox County Public Schools
    Appomattox, VA
    Teacher & Athletic Trainer
  • 1970’s
    Name Graduation Year Employer/Location Role/title
    Jimmy Lawrence, ATC 1979 Virginia Tech
    Blacksburg, VA
    Athletic Trainer & 
    Insurance Coordinator

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