David E. Colt

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David E. “DC”  Colt, ATC/R

Education:

Kenmore Senior High School, Kenmore, New York, Diploma
West Virginia University, Morgantown, WV, B.S.Ed. in Physical Education, 1977
Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO, M.S.Ed., 1978
University of Missouri, Columbia, MO, Ed.D. Degree, 2007

Experience:

University of Missouri, Columbia, MO Associate Teaching Professor/Director, Athletic Training Program, 2014-Present
MidAmerica Nazarene University, Olathe, KS Associate Professor/Program Director of Athletic Training, 2012-2014
United States Air Force Academy, Colorado Springs Staff Athletic Trainer, 2008-2012
Head Athletic Trainer, Northwest Missouri State University, Maryville, MO, 1981-2008
Assistant Athletic Trainer, Temple University, 1978-1981
Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer, Northwest Missouri State University, 1977-1978
Varsity Soccer Team, West Virginia State University, 1972-1975
Ice Hockey Club, West Virginia University, 1972-1975

Service:

Missouri Athletic Trainers’ Association, President, 2007-2008
National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Vice-President, 1997-1998
National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Finance Committee, 1997-1998
National Athletic Trainers’ Association, District V Director, 1993-1998
National Athletic Trainers’ Association, District V Secretary/Treasurer, 1990-1993
National Athletic Trainers’ Association, District V Public Relations Officer, 1987-1990
Missouri State High School Activities Association, Sports Medicine Advisory Committee
Missouri Athletic Trainers’ Association, Public Relations Officer, 1983-1987
Northwest Missouri State University, Wesley Center Board of Directors

Honors:

Achievement Award, National Athletic Trainers’ Association, 1990
Athletic Trainer of the Year Award, Missouri Athletic Trainers’ Association, 1995
Athletic Trainer of the Year Award, Missouri Athletic Trainers’ Association, 1999
National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer Award, 2004
NATA Board of Certification, Dan Libera Service Award, 2004
National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Division II Athletic Trainer of the Year Award, 2006
Missouri Sports Hall of Fame, 2006
Mid America Athletic Trainers’ Association, Hall of Fame, 2007
National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Hall of Fame, 2008