CERTIFIED ATHLETIC TRAINERS

Our ATCs boast of experience and formal training in the treatment and education of athletic injuries

MEET OUR ATCs /

Team HEAL Certified Athletic Trainers provide injury prevention and treatment services, strength and conditioning, nutrition education, and exposure to careers in health related fields for thousands of student athletes every year.

DANIEL DONGO /

/ Athletic Trainer with Jacksonville Orthopedic Institute Rehab Clinic, 2008-2018
/ Interim Athletic Trainer with Jacksonville Armada Soccer Club, 2018
/ Athletic Trainer with Action Sports Medicine Foundation, 2008 – 2011
/ Athletic Trainer with Athletic Physical Therapy Institute, 2006 – 2008
/ Athletic Trainer Intern with Jacksonville Jaguars NFL, 2007
/ CSU Chico Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer:

        - Women's Softball & Volleyball, Track and Field, 2006
        - Head Athletic Trainer for Chico High School, Chico CA 2005
/ Intern Athletic Trainer with L.A. Avengers Arena Football Team, 2002 – 2004
/ Athletic Trainer with West Coast Sports Medicine Foundation, 2003 – 2004
/ Certified Athletic Trainer with the NATABOC since 2004
/ Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist through the NSCA since 2005
/ CSU Northridge B.S. in Kinesiology, emphasis Athletic Training 2002
/ CSU Chico, M.A. in Kinesiology, emphasis Athletic Training 2006

Full-time Certified Athletic Trainer

Carson High School

Team HEAL Member since 2018

MA, ATC, CSCS

ARNOLD FIGUEROA /

/ L.A.U.S.D. Athletic Trainer

/ Bellarmine Jefferson High School 2010

/ Ribet Academy Head Strength and Conditioning coach for boys Basketball, 2011

/ Pasadena City College 2009-2010

/ Body logic Sports Therapy 2008

/ CSU Northridge Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, option Athletic Training 2006

/ Los Angeles Valley College Associate of Arts 2002

Full-time Certified Athletic Trainer

Westchester High School

Team HEAL Member since 2012

ATC, CSCS

ELLEN KELLY /

/ UCLA Recreation Staff Athletic Trainer, 2007 - present

/ Licensed Athletic Trainer in the State of Georgia, 2002 - present

/ Research and Development Technician for Scientific Imaginetics, 2008-2009

/ Clinic Director, Pro Active Fitness, 2004-2007

/ Athletic Training Coordinator, Dekalb County School System, 2005-2007

/ Director of Sports Medicine, Clark Atlanta University, 2002-2004

/ Assistant Athletic Trainer, Tuskegee University, 2001-2002

/ San Diego State University, Master of Art, Kinesiology/Biomechanics, 2001

/ San Diego State University, Bachelor of Science, Kinesiology/Athletic Training, 1999

/ Certified Athletic Trainer since 2001

Full-time Certified Athletic Trainer

Crenshaw High School

Team HEAL Member since 2012

ATC

VICKI LIM /

/ Full-time Certified Athletic Trainer for Banning High School

/ Team HEAL Member since 2002

/ Approved Clinical Instructor, Loyola Marymount University ATEP

/ San Diego State University, 1997

/ Teaching Credential in The Principles of Physical Fitness/Sports Therapy Aide, 2006

/ Certified Athletic Trainer since 1999

Full-time Certified Athletic Trainer

Banning High School

Team HEAL Member since 2018

ATC

ALEX MERRIMAN /

/ Full Time Certified Athletic Trainer for Dorsey High School 2014

/ Bachelors of Science in Athletic Training from Loyola Marymount University 2011

/ Masters of Rehabilitation Science from California University of Pennsylvania 2013

/ Corrective Exercise Specialist-NASM 2013

/ Athletic Training Internship with the WNBA Los Angeles Sparks 2010-2012

/ Select Physical Therapy-Senior Athletic Trainer 2011-2014

/ NFLPA Collegiate Bowl Athletic Trainer 2014

/ Single Subject Teaching Credential in Sports Medicine

Full-time Certified Athletic Trainer

Dorsey High School

Team HEAL Member since 2018

MA, ATC, CES