Meet the Faculty

Students in the Master of Arts in Athletic Training program at Carthage work with faculty members with decades of experience in a variety of clinical and industrial settings, including physician’s offices, high schools, NCAA/NAIA institutions, and Carthage’s own teams. Faculty and preceptors alike mentor athletic training students in their areas of expertise.

Meet the Preceptors

Carthage College
Taylor DeGroot, MS, LAT
Jake Dinauer, MEd, LAT, AEMT, SFMA
Brody Ilstrup, LAT
Haley McClain, MEd, LAT
Cullen Murray, MAT, LAT
Samantha Saalfeld, MS, LAT, CES, CEP

Comprehensive Orthopedics
Michael Engel, DPM
Jonathan Main, MD
John Pick-Jacobs, DO (medical director)
Matt Winans, ATC

High Schools
Horlick High School — James Frederickson, LAT
Indian Trail Academy — Jessica Masrin, LAT
Tremper High School — Heather Pryse, LAT

University of Wisconsin-Parkside
Katie Bowers, MA, LAT, CSCS

Advanced Care Specialist
Emma Minx, DC, CCSP, MS
Austin Oettinger, LAT