Dawn Palmer

Dawn Hessel, ATC
Athletic Trainer

Telephone: (847) 626-2299
E-mail: dawpal@d219.org

College Degree:  B.S. Winona State University 1995-1999  Exercise Science / Sports Medicine. 
          Graduated Summa Cum Laude.

Athletic Training Employment:
•    AthletiCo Physical Therapy in Glenview, IL  1999 – June 2005
•    Contracted Athletic Trainer to  Niles North High School 1999 – June 2005
•    Full Time Athletic Trainer at Niles North High School  July 2005 – present
Athletic Training Experiences:
•    Athletic Trainer for Illinois Youth Soccer Association 1999-2000
•    Treated patients with physical therapists in an outpatient setting at AthletiCo Physical Therapy 1999-2005.
•    Sports Medicine Careers Club Instructor

Other Information: 
•    Competed balance beam on Winona State University Women’s Gymnastics Team.
•    Academic All-American for gymnastics team 1999-2000 and 2000-2001.

•    NATABOC 1999
•    Red Cross First Aid, CPR, and AED Certification
•    Approved Clinical Instructor for North Park University
•    Adjunct Faculty Member for North Park University
•    IHSA Certified Wrestling Body Fat Tester

•    National Athletic Training Association
•    Great Lakes Athletic Training Association
•    Illinois Athletic Training Association