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District 3 Governance Structure

Executive Council: This council is composed of the current District Director, current District Treasurer, current District Secretary and the past District Director.  This Council is responsible for the day to day operations and governance of the MAATA.

 

 

District Council
This council is composed of all state presidents within the MAATA as well as the Executive Council. This group is responsible for long term planning and strategic initiative with in the District.

District Director

Katie Walsh Flanagan, EdD, LAT, ATC

Professor and Director of Athletic Training Education

East Carolina University

Flanagank@ecu.edu    

252-737-4561

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District Treasurer

Jay Sedory, MEd, ATC, EMT-T

United States Marine Corps

 

D3MAATAcfo@gmail.com

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District Secretary

Jason Mitchell, MSEd, LAT, ATC

Old Dominion University (VA)

D3sectry@gmail.com

757-683-6462

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Past District Director

Patricia A. Aronson, PhD, ATC, LPTA

Lynchburg College


aronson@lynchburg.edu    
434-544-8065

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State Presidents

District of Columbia Athletic Trainers' Association

PRESIDENT

Michael Walker, MEd, ATC, CSCS

St. John's College High School

mwalker@stjohnschs.org

Maryland Athletic Trainers' Association

PRESIDENT

Gina Palermo

 

ginarpalermo@gmail.com

North Carolina Athletic Trainers' Association

PRESIDENT

Jim Bazluki, MAEd, LAT, ATC

Atrium Health

jbazluki@gmail.com

South Carolina Athletic Trainers' Association

PRESIDENT

Jeremy R. Searson, PHD, SCAT, ATC

Lexington II School District

Innovation Center

president@scata.org

Virginia Athletic Trainers' Association

PRESIDENT

Chris Jones, MS, LAT, ATC, CSCS

Assistant Athletic Director for Sports Medicine
Head Athletic Trainer, University of Richmond

vatapresident@gmail.com

West Virginia Athletic Trainers' Association

PRESIDENT

Zach Garrett, DHSc, AT, ATC

Marshall University-Program Director, Athletic Training

Garrett46@marshall.edu

Our Mission: To enhance the quality of health care for athletes and those engaged in physical activity, and to advance the
profession of athletic training through education and research in the prevention, evaluation, management, and rehabilitation of injuries.
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