Faculty & Staff

Athletic Training Program

Athletic Training Faculty


Dr. Mikaela Boham

Dr. Mikaela Boham, EdD, ATC, LAT 
Assistant Professor, Kinesiology; & Athletic Training Director

Island Hall 179E
361-825-2169
mikaela.boham@tamucc.edu


Sayuri Hiraishi
Sayuri Hiraishi, MS, ATC, LAT, CSCS, NASM-PES, CES
Clinical Assistant Professor/Athletic Training Clinical Education Coordinator

Island Hall 179G
361-825-2207
sayuri.hiraishi@tamucc.edu

Jerry Hilker

Jerry Hilker, MsEd, ATC, LAT
Head Athletic Trainer / Adjunct Instructor

Island Hall 179F
361-825-2035
jerry.hilker@tamucc.edu

Sho Arai, MS, ATC, LAT, CES
Assistant Athletic Trainer/Adjunct Instructor/Clinical Preceptor

Island Hall 179H
361-825-3174
sho.arai@tamucc.edu


Mark Bohling
Mark Bohling, MS, ATC, LAT
Assistant Athletic Director / Adjunct Instructor

Dugan Wellness Center 212
361-825-3280
mark.bohling@tamucc.edu

Casey Pyle MAT, ATC, LAT
Adjunct Instructor/Clinical Preceptor

Clinical site: Mary Carroll High School, CCISD


Clinical Preceptors


Tristin Connolly, MS, ATC, LAT
Assistant Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Island Hall 179H
361-825-3174
tristin.connolly@tamucc.edu


Harrison Hall, ATC, LAT
Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Island Hall 179J
361-825-3674
hhhall@tamucc.edu


Alex Leonardi, MS, ATC, LAT
Assistant Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Dugan Track Stadium
361-825-3072
alex.leonardi@tamucc.edu


Ashley Martinez, MS, ATC, LAT
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Dugan Track Stadium
361-825-3072
ashley.martinez@tamucc.edu


Stuart Plamp, MS, ATC, LAT
Assistant Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Island Hall 179J
361-825-3674
stuart.plamp@tamucc.edu


Erika Soto, MS, ATC, LAT
Assistant Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Island Hall 179J
361-825-3674
erika.soto@tamucc.edu


Adjunct Faculty


Camille Barton, PA
Physician Assistant / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: The Orthopaedic Center of Corpus Christi


Miguel Berastain, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: The Orthopaedic Center of Corpus Christi


Amy Dahlberg, LAT
Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Gregory Portland High School, GPISD


Donovan Dillon, ATC, LAT
Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Carroll High School, CCISD


Lauren Dillon, ATC, LAT
Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Calallen High School, CISD


Christian Ehrhard, PA
Physician Assistant / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: The Orthopaedic Center of Corpus Christi


Trevor Hadley, LAT
Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Calallen High School, CISD


Marian Hendricks, DO
Team Physician / AT Program Medical Director / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Coastal Bend Family Medicine
361-985-1888


Steve Hopkins, DPT
Physical Therapist / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Orthopedic Physical Therapy

Heather Juarez, ATC, LAT
Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Veterans Memorial High School, CCISD


Cody Legg, ATC, LAT
Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: WB Ray High School, CCISD


Tracy McCloskey, PT
Physical Therapist / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: New Stride Physical Therapy
361-654-4747


Katherine McIntire, LAT
Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Carroll High School, CCISD


Andres Nisimblat, MD
Team Physician / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Corpus Christi Medical Associates


Kara Osburn, ATC, LAT
Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: WB Ray High School, CCISD


Brian Patterson, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site:
The Orthopaedic Center of Corpus Christi
361-883-2000


Chad Peters, DC
Chiropractor / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Armadillo Sport Chiropractic
361-654-4747


Madeline Price, ATC, LAT
Athletic Trainer/Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Tuloso-Midway High School, TMISD


Casey Pyle, ATC, LAT
Athletic Trainer/Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Veterans Memorial High School, CCISD


Jeff Schlimmer, MD
Orthopedic Surgeon / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: The Orthopaedic Center of Corpus Christi
361-883-2000


Dan Shea, PT
Physical Therapist / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Shea Physical Therapy
361-994-5224


Cody Smiley, LAT
Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Tuloso-Midway High School, TMISD


Robert Steele, LAT
Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Gregory Portland High School, GPISD


Chris Tipton, LAT
Athletic Trainer / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: Gregory Portland Junior High School, GPISD


Edward Zey, PA
Physician Assistant / Clinical Preceptor
Clinical Site: The Orthopaedic Center of Corpus Christi


Athletic Training Administrative Staff


Liz Perez

Ms. Elizabeth Perez
Administrative Assistant

Department of Kinesiology

Island Hall 353
361-825-6072
elizabeth.perez@tamucc.edu



Former Athletic Training Instructors/Preceptors/Staff


Jillian Austin, MS, ATC, LAT

Hannah Copenhaver, MS, ATC, LAT

Alec Cotton, BS

Takisha Edwards, MS, ATC, LAT

Victoria Elia, MS, ATC, LAT

Chelsea Kuehner, MS, ATC, LAT

Gregory Peckles, MS, ATC, LAT

Byron Potteroff, MS, ATC, LAT

Brianne Wilburn, MEd