Katie Arnold enters her sixth year as an assistant athletic trainer and her eighth overall at Cumberland University after serving two years as a graduate assistant. Arnold took over as the Director of the Athletic Training Educational Program (ATEP) in January 2013. She is responsible for overseeing the prevention, evaluation and rehabilitation of injuries in the athletic training department as well as teaching classes in the ATEP.
Arnold worked with the wrestling program at CU from 2006-13 and has served as the athletic trainer for men's and women's tennis and men's soccer since 2009. During her tenure she has also worked with the football and men's and women's golf programs (2008-09).
Prior to becoming the assistant athletic trainer, The Jacksboro, Tenn., native earned a bachelor’s in Physical Education with an emphasis in Athletic Training in 2006 from CU. She also received a master’s in Education in 2008 from Cumberland.