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Dr. Brian Johnston, Ph.D., ATC, OTC
Associate Athletic Director for Student-Athlete Experience
Brett Lewis, MA, ATC
Senior Athletic Trainer
Nathan Barger, MA, ATC
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Samantha Davis, MS, ATC
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Lacey Mainer, MAT, ATC
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Manuel Castro, ATC
Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer
Matthew Foote, ATC
Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer
Brianne Jones, ATC
Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer
Cameron Mathis, ATC
Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer
Jerica Moore, ATC
Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer
Patrick Reynolds, ATC
Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer
Jacqueline Ripple, ATC
Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer
Jennifer Stautz, ATC
Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer
Kurt Thiele, ATC
Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer
Dr. Ralph Mills
Team Physician
Dr. Benjamin England
Team Physician
Dr. Bart McKinney
Team Physician
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Manuel Castro, ATC

Manuel Castro, ATC

Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer

Email castrom1@etsu.edu

Manny is entering his first year as a graduate assistant athletic trainer and works with the ETSU men’s soccer team. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training from Appalachian State University in May 2015. While at Appalachian State, Manny worked with the football, baseball, women’s basketball, and men’s and women’s cross-country. After graduating, Manny was hired as a Sports Medicine Residency through Galland Orthopaedic in Raleigh, North Carolina. He served as a physician extender and a head athletic trainer at Granville Central High School. Manny is a member of the National Athletic Trainer’s Association, the Mid-Atlantic Athletic Trainer’s Association, and the North Carolina Athletic Trainer’s Association. He is currently pursuing a Master’s degree in Sport Management at ETSU.