Region 2 Representative
Tanya has been a Certified Athletic Trainer since 1999. A native of Columbus Ohio, she received her Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science with an emphasis in Athletic Training from Ohio State University in 1999 and her Master of Science in Athletic Training from the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign in 2001.
In 2013 Tanya became an inaugural member of the now Illinois ATs Care Team. She currently serves as the Chair of the Illinois ATs Care Team and is also an Assisting Individuals in Crisis Instructor for the International Critical Incident Stress Foundation.
With Tanya’s assistance in 2018 the GLATA ATs Care Committee was officially formed, and she was named the inaugural chair of the GLATA ATs Care Committee and currently serves as a Co- Chair of that committee. She also serves as the NATA ATs Care Commission’s District XI representative.
Tanya is the Alert Services Resource Center Manager and leads the development of continuing education resources for customers and Athletic Trainers across the country. Tanya resides in Downers Grove with her husband David and their two children. She enjoys spending time with her family and volunteering in her community. Since 2015 Tanya has been involved with the Blessings in a Backpack program feeding students with food insecurities each weekend in her local school district.