Stanford Athletic Trainer Represents at National Committee Meeting
Sarah Lyons, MS, ATC, PES, Assistant Athletic Trainer at Stanford University, recently attended the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) Joint Committee Meeting as a Public Relations representative. As Lyons currently serves as the chair of the Far West Athletic Trainers’ Association (FWATA) Public Relations committee, she flew to Dallas, Texas to meet with other leaders from around the country to help further the profession of athletic training. Across the 2 days she was in Texas, Lyons along with others laid out plans for the advancement of the profession and how to best increase the visibility and understanding of the field.
When asked about the experience, Lyons remarked, “The NATA Joint Committee meeting is a unique experience that reminds me how dedicated and strong our organization truly is. The Public Relations committee has been able to accomplish more than every before. I am thankful to be a part of the NATA and enjoy working along side several outstanding professionals.” Lyons was optimistic regarding the collaboration from this meeting and the future of the profession, stating, “It was great to see members of the board and learn about the upcoming programs and enhancements that the NATA will soon be offering. “
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