ATAF Leadership Team

ATAF Executive Board (Officers)

Patricia Tripp, PhD, LAT, ATC, CSCS

Vice President
Pradeep R. Vanguri, PhD, LAT, ATC
Christopher Brown PhD, LAT, ATC, CSCS

Micki Cuppett EdD, ATC, LAT

ATAF Executive Board (Area Representatives)

Panhandle Representative
DeAnne Green MS, LAT, ATC, PES

Central Representative
Lauren Surratt, MA, LAT, ATC, PES
Southern Representative I
Dustin Gatens MS, LAT, ATC
Southern Representative II
Scott Freer, PhD, LAT, ATC, NASM-PEC/CES
Northern Representative
Wayne Beck, MHA, MSH, LAT, ATC
West Coast Representative
Raena Steffen MS, LAT, ATC, CKTP

ATAF Mission

​The Athletic Trainers’ Association of Florida is committed to the advancement of our profession through education, community engagement, legislative efforts, and professional development, dedicating financial support and leadership, ultimately enhancing patient-centered care.

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