Press Release - BOC Actively Involved in 2012 NATA Annual Meeting

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE - July 6, 2012 - Omaha, NE - The BOC exhibited at the NATA’s 63rd Annual Meeting in St. Louis, MO. During the week, BOC staff and volunteers presented on topics about practicing athletic training legally and continuing professional development in athletic training.

On June 28th, the BOC Board of Directors and staff hosted a reception to honor BOC volunteers and to present the Dan Libera Service Awards. The BOC Dan Libera Service Award was established in 1995 to recognize individuals who have shown dedication to the mission of the BOC. Long standing contributions to the BOC’s programs are the primary criteria for the award. Congratulations to this year’s award recipients!

2012 Dan Libera Award Winners

Paul DeMartinis, ATC
Jose Rivera, ATC
Michael Stanwood, ATC
Scott Street, ATC
Sue Wielgosz, ATC

The BOC staff and board members always look forward to NATA’s Annual Meeting for visiting with athletic training students, ATs, volunteers, committee members and the many exhibitors. Thank you to everyone who stopped by the BOC booth, and congratulations to the winners from our prize drawings!

Free iPad

Shawn Cameron, ATC

Shawn Cameron works as an Athletic Trainer for Division 1 Men’s Basketball at Temple University. He is busy working at three different facilities so he was thankful to have won the newest iPad to help him work while on the go.

Free Certification Plaque

Free Certificate

Free Self Assessment Exam

David Dabbs, ATC
Angela Leete, ATC
Dan Springer, ATC

Terry Collins, ATC
Monica Lorenzo, ATC
Jessica Ribbing, ATC

Kelli Buerman
Katie Johnson
Dustin Menk

Free Home Study Course

Daniel Cahill, ATC
Ronnie Chastain, ATC
Karl Glass, ATC
Roxanna Larsen, ATC
Jason Long, ATC
Yadisha Ortiz-Torres, ATC
Dan Rasor, ATC
Jenn Robertson, ATC
Kathy Sparks, ATC
Kirsten Winkle, ATC

The BOC, a national credentialing agency, has been certifying Athletic Trainers and identifying, for the public, quality healthcare professionals with certainty since 1969. More than 40,000 individuals have earned the ATC® credential worldwide. The BOC is headquartered at 1415 Harney Street, Suite 200, Omaha, Nebraska 68102. For more information, call (877) 262-3926 or visit the BOC website at


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