Athletic Training & Sports Medicine Center
Faculty & Staff
entering his fourth year at the University of West Alabama as an Athletic
Trainer/Instructor. His primary responsibility will be to provide
healthcare services to the Baseball team as well as teaching multiple
courses in the UWA Athletic Training Program. He will also serve in the role
of faculty advisor for Iota Tau Alpha Honor Society, an honor society
comprised of UWA’s most promising athletic training students.
completed his bachelor’s degree in kinesiology from Mississippi State
University in the spring of 2010. There he served as a Student Athletic
Trainer working with the football, baseball, and women’s soccer teams.
While at MSU, Ben was able to be a part of the 2007 College World Series
baseball team. After graduation, he attended the University of Tennessee at
Chattanooga where he received his Masters of Science in Athletic Training in
the spring of 2013. Upon graduation, he worked as the Head Athletic Trainer
for the Frontier Greys of the Frontier Independent Professional Baseball
League for the 2013 season. In the fall of 2013, Ben began working as a
staff Athletic Trainer for Jasper County Hospital in Rensselaer, Indiana.
Here he split his time providing evidenced based health care to Saint
Joseph’s College as well as a local high school.
Ben is a
native of Olive Branch, Mississippi and is currently living in Livingston
with his dog Gunnar.
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Dr. R. T. Floyd, Director
UWA Station 14
Livingston, AL 35470