Andrea Cripps PhD, ATC

Position: Program Director
Associate Professor
Phone: 4193720221
Email: acripps@bgsu.edu
Address: 214S Eppler

Ph.D., University of Kentucky
M.A., Central Michigan University
B.S., Lake Superior State University

Research Interests:
How the sensory systems (visual, vestibular, and somatosensory) are affected following a concussion and how these impairments affect upright balance. A secondary line of injury is focused around educational declines following concussion in sport.


Matt Kutz PhD, ATC

Position: Associate Professor
Phone: 419-372-5917
Email: mkutz@bgsu.edu
Address: 211S Eppler

Ph.D. Lynn University
M.Ed. University of Toledo
M.S. University of Toledo
B.A. Anderson University

Research Interests:
Leadership Competencies
Novice and Expert Behaviors
Contextual Intelligence
Clinical Education in Athletic Training
Performance Enhancement Techniques


Chris Schommer MEd, ATC

Position: Teaching Professor
Phone: 419-372-6810
Email: schomme@bgsu.edu
Address: 210S Eppler

B.S., Bowling Green State University
M.Ed., The Citadel


Jenny Toonstra PhD, ATC

Position: Clinical Education Coordinator
Associate Professor
Phone: 419-372-4429
Email: jltoons@bgsu.edu
Address: 215S Eppler

B.A., Calvin College
M.A., Western Michigan University
Ph.D., University of Kentucky

Research Interests:
Clinical outcomes following articular cartilage repair of the knee; incorporating patient-reported outcome assessment into an athletic training clinical environment


Jeffery Noftz II MD, PT

Position: Medical Director
Phone: 419.372.7234
Email: jnoftz@bgsu.edu
Address: 206S Eppler