Asst. Athletic Trainer
Kevin, 41, enters his first season with the Padres as the second Assistant Athletic Trainer. Kevin joins the Padres after spending 5 years with The Steadman Clinic in Vail, CO, serving as an Athletic Trainer. While working with Dr. Steadman in Vail, Kevin was responsible for providing post-surgical rehabilitation. In addition to the clinic, he has worked with the United States National Ski and Snowboard Teams as well as the United States Paralympic Ski Team in the capacity of the teams’ Head Athletic Trainer. He had the honor to be a part of the medical staff for the 2010 Winter Paralympic Games in Vancouver. Prior to that, Kevin spent 14 years working in professional baseball with the Chicago White Sox minor league organization. While with the White Sox, he worked in various capacities mainly working at the lower levels and assisting with rehabilitation responsibilities. He was voted by his peers as Athletic Trainer of the Year for the Pioneer League in 2008. In the off season, Kevin is contracted by the NFL as a concussion spotter (since 2016) as well as continues to be a part of the medical staff for the ESPN X Games in Aspen (since 2008). Kevin graduated with honors from Bluefield College with a Bachelor of Science in Sports Medicine/Athletic Training and earned his Master’s in Kinesiology from San Jose State University. He is a Certified Athletic Trainer (ATC) with the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (since 1999). Kevin resides in Eagle, CO with his wife, Jocelyn, and their daughter, Aveline.