Lake Superior State University
Lake Superior State University

Athletic Training Faculty and Clinical Instructors


Joseph Susi II PhD, AT, ATC




Sarah Ouimette M.Ed, AT, ATC, PTA






Steve LaPlaunt AT, ATC

Steve is a graduate from Lake Superior State University with a Bachelors Degree in Exercise Science as well as a Bachelors Degree in Athletic training. He has over 18 years experience working in Physical Therapy.  Steve enjoys spending time with family, traveling, watching movies, and playing sports.


Nan Kingsbury PT, ATC

Nan graduated from Oakland University with a Master in Physical Therapy, Montana State Univeristy with a Maters of Science and Olivet College with a Bachelors degree. Nan is also a Certified Athletic Trainer and has four years of experience in Women's Health, Pelvic Floor Rehabilitation, Orthopedic Physical Therapy and Sports Medicine. She enjoys horseback riding, training Morgan horses, oil painting and fishing.


Matt McLeod AT, ATC

Matt is a Certified Athletic Trainer who has a Bachelor Degree in Athletic Training from Lake Superior State University. He specializes in injury prevention, rehabilitation, and sports medicine. He frequently works with the high school sports teams. Matt enjoys hunting, fishing, exercising, and football.


Nikki Brown ATC, PTA

Nikki is a Physical Therapist Assistants, graduating from Baker College. She is also a Certified Athletic Trainer from Lake superior State University. She has six years of experience in outpatient rehabilitation and specializes in aquatic therapy. Nikki enjoys playing volleyball, softball, and playing with her dogs.


Joel Jensen AT, ATC

Joel is a Certified Athletic Trainerand a graduate of Minnesota State University with a Bachelor of Sciencce in Athletic Training. He started his career in 2007 and has experience in sports medicine and rehabilitation. Joel enjoys hunting, fishing, softball, camping, and spending time with family and friends.





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