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Joni Davenport, MS, ATC
Athletic Trainer/Clinical Education Coordinator/Instructor

Joni DavenportJoni Davenport begins her  third year as an Athletic Trainer/Instructor at the University of West Alabama this August.  This year, she will take on the role of Clinical Education Coordinator in the Athletic Training Program.  Her primary sport responsibility is with the Menís Basketball program. She also teaches several courses including all clinical courses in the Athletic Training Program.

Joni received her B.S. in Athletic Training from the University of West Alabama in 2007.  Upon graduation from UWA, she completed a graduate assistantship at Alabama A&M University while earning her M.S. in Counseling Psychology with an emphasis in Rehabilitation Counseling.  Following the completion of her graduate assistantship, Joni took a position with Pro Impact Physical Therapy & Sports Performance in Montgomery, AL where she was assigned to Huntingdon College.  During her time there, she served as the Co-Head Athletic Trainer for 2 years followed by being named the Head Athletic Trainer in July 2012.  As the Co-Head Athletic Trainer she was primarily responsible for the coverage of menís and womenís soccer, volleyball, womenís basketball, menís and womenís tennis, and baseball.  As the Head Athletic Trainer her primary sport coverage consisted of volleyball, womenís basketball, and baseball while providing assistance to other sports as needed.  While at Huntingdon College she also served as a preceptor to the students in the Athletic Training Program.

Joni is excited to continue her career at the University of West Alabama and looking forward to taking on her new role within the educational component of athletic training.  She is looking forward to continuing to share her passion for the profession with students in the Athletic Training Program while providing care to the UWA and Livingston communities.

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Livingston, AL  35470
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