Commission

Eric Sauers, PhD, ATC, FNATA
President
Professor and Chair - Department of
Interdisciplinary Health Sciences
A.T. Still University - Arizona School
of Health Sciences
Mesa, AZ
Term: 2012-2021
Christopher Ingersoll, PhD, ATC, FNATA
Vice President/Administrator Member
Founding Dean
College of Health Professions and Sciences
University of Central Florida
Orlando, FL
Term: 2017-2020
Jack Weakley
Treasurer/Public Member
Athletic Training Consulting Services LLC
Term: 2014-2020
Kathy Dieringer, EdD, ATC
Athletic Trainer Member, NATA
Representative
Co-owner / Athletic Trainer
D&D Sports Med
Denton, TX
Term: 2016-2022
Barbara Long, EdD, ATC, LAT
Athletic Trainer Member
Division Head, Professional Studies
Bridgewater College
Bridgewater, VA
Term: 2017 – 2020
Valerie W. Herzog, EdD, LAT, ATC
Athletic Trainer Member
Graduate Athletic Training
Program Director,
Director, Office of Graduate Studies
Weber State University
Ogden, UT
Term: 2015-2021
Bonnie Van Lunen, PhD, ATC, FNATA
Athletic Trainer Member
Professor & Dean,
College of Health Sciences
Old Dominion University
Norfolk, VA
Term: 2017-2020
LesLee Taylor, PhD, LAT, ATC
Athletic Trainer Member
Program Director/Associate Professor
Master of Athletic Training Program
Texas Tech University Health
Sciences Center
Lubbock, TX
Term: 2013-2020
Steven C. Cuff, MD, FAAP
AAP Representative
Associate Professor, Department of Pediatrics
The Ohio State University College of Medicine (Columbus, OH)
Physician, Division of Sports Medicine
Nationwide Children’s Hospital (Columbus, OH)
Term: 2018 – 2021
Monty Cavanagh, MD
Physician At Large Member
Family Medicine Clinic
University of Oklahoma - Tulsa
Tulsa, OK
Term: 2016-2022
Jon Schultz, MD
AAFP Representative
Physician, University Physician Associates
Faculty, University of Missouri Kansas City
Primary Care Sports Medicine Fellowship
Kansas City, MO
Term: 2015-2021
Forest Pecha
Forrest Pecha, MS, LAT, ATC
Post-Professional Residency Member
Manager, Orthopedic Patient Education & Athletic Training Residency
St. Luke’s Health System
Boise, ID
Term: 2019-2022
Gary Hanna, MS, ATC, LAT
Clinician Member
Head Athletic Trainer/Athletics Health Care Administrator/Assistant Professor
Edinboro University
Edinboro, PA
Term: 2020-2023
Richard Valachovic, DMD, MPH
Public Member
President Emeritus, American Dental Education Association
Boston, MA
Term: 2020-2023
Randy Leite, PhD
At-Large Member
Dean, College of Health Sciences and Professions
Ohio University
Athens, OH
Term: 2020-2023