Anderson, Indiana

Steve Risinger

Tue, 2012-11-06 13:57 -- univcomm

Steve Risinger

Steve is Director of Sports Medicine, Head Athletic Trainer, and Professor of Kinesiology, is a graduate of Anderson University and received his Master of Arts degree from Ball State University. He worked as a student athletic trainer for the Kansas City Chiefs and has worked with the Chicago Bears from 1984-1991. He is the former president of the Indiana Athletic Trainers Association, and was selected the IATA college and university athletic trainer of the year in 1988. In addition, he was inducted to the Indiana Athletic Trainers Association Hall of Fame in 1996. He was a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association Certification Committee (1980-1987), member of the NATA Board of Certification and local co-chairman of the NATA National Convention in Indianapolis for 1990 and 1995. He was chairman of the GLATA District Meeting Committee in 1982, 1988, 1990, and 1997. He is a member of the Indiana State Medical Association Commission on Sports Medicine and is the president of the Indiana Athletic Trainer State Licensure Board. In 1999 he was presented the Distinguished Hoosier Award for his service to the state of Indiana in athletic training.

Risinger joined the Department of Kinesiology in 1976.

Contact Professor Risinger:
Professor of Kinesiology
Head Athletic Trainer
B.A., Anderson University;
M.A., Ball State University [1974]