Department Chairperson and Program Director of Athletic Training
BS, MS, and Ph.D.
Dee has been at Clarke since 1999 and in her current position since 2000. Previous to Clarke, she held positions at various places in Iowa, Illinois, Minnesota and Wisconsin. Some of these included: Lead athletic trainer at Mercy Hospital/Medical Associates in Dubuque, Galesburg Clinic, Monmouth College, and Western Illinois University.
Every patient and every student is inherently good, is worth time, effort, and care, and deserves your best efforts.
CLARKE'S IMPACT ON DEE
Clarke provides me with a caring community that supports my quest to teach and learn with the students.
DEE'S IMPACT ON STUDENTS
I hope to teach them 10% of everything they need to know about athletic training in healthcare.
Book –Medical mysteries in general
Quote – Chinese Proverb: “Tell me and I’ll forget; show me and I may remember; involve me and I’ll understand.”
Class in college – Creative writing and poetry
Places traveled - Yellowstone National Park and Paris, France
Hobby – Spending time with my three children gardening and canning