HOF Class of 2016

  Joan E. Rocks

Joan E. Rocks

Bachelors of Science from Marietta College (1982), Masters of Science from Canisius College (1987), Doctorate from the University of Toledo (2004)

Athletic Training Program Director (1987 – present) – Otterbein University, Department of Health & Sport Sciences Chair (2004 – present) – Otterbein University

OATA: Professional Education Committee – Student Program (2001 – 2003), State Program (2002 – 2007), State Meeting Planner (2007 – 2010), Sponsorship Committee (2002 – 2010), College/University Committee (2006 – 2008), Athletic Trainer of the Year Committee (2006 – 2008),

OATA College/University Athletic Trainer of the Year (2004)

 Linda Weber Daniel Outstanding Mentor Award (2006)

Service Award (2010)

Otterbein University Teacher of the Year Award (2008)

 

 Jill Belcher Ponzi

Jill Belcher Ponzi

Bachelors of Science Ed from The Ohio State University (1990), Masters of Ed. Ashland University/Dayton University (2003/2012)

Athletic Trainer (1991 – 1998) – Columbus City Schools, Athletic Trainer (2005 – present) Nationwide Children’s Hospital: Athletic Trainer/Teacher (1998 – 2008) – Westerville North HS (2008 – 2012) – South HS, Athletic Trainer/Teacher/Guidance Counselor (2012 – present) – Westerville Schools

OATA: Public Education Committee (2004 – present), Critical Incident Stress Management (CISM) (2011 – present), Newsletter Editor (1996 – 2008), Athletic Trainer of the Year Committee (1999 – 2004), Linda Weber Daniel Mentor Committee (2008 – present),

GLATA: Newsletter Editor (2001 – 2006), Secretary (2006 – 2010), Webmaster (2010 – 2014)

NATA: Secretary/Treasurer Committee (2006 – 2010), Hall of Fame Committee (2013 – 2018)

OATA:  Athletic Trainer of the Year (1998), Special Consideration (2004), President’s Award (2013)

GLATA:  President’s Award (2004), Dedicated Service Award (2010)

NATA: Athletic Trainer Service Award (2015)

 

 

 vince o'brien

Vince O’Brien

Bachelors of Science Ed. from The Ohio State University (1991)

Athletic Trainer/Teacher (1991 – 1993) – Bishop Watterson High School

Athletic Trainer/Preceptor (1993 – present) – The Ohio State University, Athletic Training Student Clinical Placement Coordinator (1993 – present)

Ohio OTPTAT Board: AT Section Member (2003 – 2012), Joint Board President (2009)

OATA: College/University Committee (1998 – 1999), Scholarship Committee/Subchair

(1999 – 2005), AT of the Year Committee (2004 – 2009), Linda Weber Daniel Mentorship Award Committee (2006 – present)

OATA College/University Athletic Trainer of the Year (2003)

Clinical Instructor of the Year, AT Division, The Ohio State University (2013)

AT, USA Wrestling, World Championship (2005), AT, USA Water Polo, Olympics (2006)