Jessica Rager

Jessica Rager
Assistant Professor of Athletic Training
Associate Athletic Trainer
Clinical coverage for: Men's & Women's Soccer, Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field
B.S. Wright State University
M.S. California University of Pennsylvania
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Saurwein 216
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Prior to coming to Heidelberg in 2012, Professor Miller spent the previous five years at Marietta College.  Jessica's professional experience includes extensive experience both in collegiate varsity athletics as well as with a CAATE accredited Athletic Training Education Program.  As a nationally certified and state licensed Athletic Trainer, Jessica has treated patients from a variety of settings including High School, NJCAA, NCAA DIII varsity athletes, Olympians and Para Olympians.

Professionally, Jessica has demonstrated a passionate approach to her involvement in State, District and National associations. Jessica is involved with the Young Professionals Committee both for the NATA and is the Chair of the GLATA Young Professionals Committee (YPC).  Along with these volunteer opportunities, Professor Miller also serves the Ohio Athletic Conference as the Chair of the Athletic Trainers Section.  She has also served as moderator at the OATA Symposia and has spoken to Athletic Training Students from across the state at the OATA Student Symposia.

Clinically, Jessica is also a certified Performance Enhancement Specialist and Corrective Exercise Specialist. She serves as the Athletic Trainer for Men's & Women's Soccer as well as Men's & Women's Indoor and Outdoor Track & Field for the Student Princes.

In the summer of 2013, Professor Miller spent a month in China teaching at Tianjin Normal University with a group of Heidleberg Professors and students.

  • 2011 Athletic Trainer of the Year, Ohio Athletic Trainers Association Chair, Great Lakes Athletic Trainers Association, Young Professionals Committee
  • District IV Representative, National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA), Young Professionals Committee
  • Chairperson, Ohio Athletic Conference Athletic Trainers’ Section
  • Member of Heidelberg delegation to Tianjin Normal University, Summer 2013