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  Jim Berry
Jim Berry

Athletic Trainer


Jim Berry, MA, ATC, is in his 10th year as an athletic trainer at the United States Naval Academy. He joined the staff in the fall of 2004, and currently serves as the athletic trainer for the wrestling and football programs. He is also responsible for supervising the post-graduate intern athletic trainers.

Prior to Navy, Berry earned his Master of Arts in Sport and Recreation Management from Kent State University (2004). His sport responsibilities included baseball, football, and wrestling. While in Kent, he acted as a mentor to the students in the CAATE accredited Athletic Training Education Program, as well as a coordinator of medical coverage for the Kent State sports camps.

From June 2001 to May 2002, Berry was an intern with the Cleveland Browns of the National Football League. He implemented rehabilitation programs, travelled with the team, and supervised the summer student interns in protocol and policy.

An Ohio native, Berry chose the Ohio State University for his undergraduate education. He received his Bachelor of Arts in History in 2001, and was the recipient of the 2000 LeaderShape Institute Scholarship and the Ernest R. "Ernie" Biggs Athletic Training Scholarship.