Honors and Awards

Ancil Lea

AATA Call of Duty Award

2015 Keith Shireman, Batesville HS, Batesville

AATA Lifetime Honorary Membership

2015 Clint Crabtree, Levi Hospital, Hot Springs
2014 Dr. Darrell Nesmith, UAMS Little Rock
2011 Dr. Kenneth Martin, Martin Knee and Sport Medicine
2010 Dr. Herbert Hahn, OrthoArkansas
2010 Mr. Jim Rowland, Fort Smith Public Schools
2009 Dr. Dale Calhoon, Jacksonville
2009 Dr. Jimmy Tucker, Little Rock
2009 Dr. Jim Bryan, Little Rock
2008 Michael Johnson, Arkansas State Board of Athletic Training
2007 Dr. Jack Vanderschilden, UAMS, Little Rock
2006 Roy Brown, Magnolia High School Trainer
2005 Doug Killgore, AD, Central Arkansas Christian
2003 Dr. Glenn Dickson, Jonesboro
2002 David Chrisman, Alert Services

Arkansas Athletic Trainers' Association Athletic Trainer of the Year

2015 Natalie Trotter, U of A, Fayetteville
2014 Chad Fink, Springdale Har-Bar High School Springdale
2014 Karen Taylor Springdale Har-Bar High School Springdale
2013 Brett Waldon, Arkansas Tech University
2012 Todd Ross, OrthoSurgeons, Little Rock
2010 Randy Harriman, White County Medical Center, Searcy
2009 Kembra Mathis, Bentonville High School
2008 Jason Cates, OrthoArkansas, Little Rock
2007 B.J. Maack, Arkansas Sports Performance Center, Little Rock
2006 Grant Wilson, III, Arkansas State University
2005 Terry DeWitt, Ouachita Baptist University
2004 Eric Linson, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
2003 Willie Hughes, University of Central Arkansas
2002 Doin Dahlke, DWD Testing, Inc., Van Buren
2000 David England, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville
1999 Dr. Lori Greenwood, Arkansas State University, Jonesboro
1998 Dean Weber and Kevin Pitts, U of A, Fayetteville
1997 Kathy Burris, North Little Rock High School, North Little Rock
1996 Jim Nielsen, St. Vincent Sports Medicine, Little Rock

Arkansas Athletic Trainers' Association Hall of Fame

2015 Steve Hornor, UCA, Conway
2014 BJ Maack, Arkansas Sports Performance, Little Rock
2014 David Strickland, UCA, Conway
2012 Harry Starnes, Magnolia High School, Magnolia
2008 Mark Haynes, Baxter Regional Hospital
2007 Randy Harriman, White County Medical Center
2006 Sherry Riggins, Cooper Clinic
2005 Ken Cole, Southern Arkansas University
2004 Doin Dahlke, DWD Testing, Inc.
2000 Tom Cantwell, Ortho Arkansas
1999 Ron Carroll, Arkansas State University
1999 David England, University of Arkansas
1999 William “Bill” Ferrell, University of Arkansas
1998 Gary Harris, Harris Physical Therapy
1998 Dean Weber, University of Arkansas

National Athletic Trainers' Association Service Award

2015 Steve Hornor, UCA
2014 Kembra Mathis, Bentonville HS, Bentonville
2013 Ken Cole, Southern Arkansas University
2012 Jason Cates, Cabot HS
2012 David Strickland, UCA
2011 B.J. Maack, Arkansas Sports Performance
2009 Terry DeWitt, OBU
2008 Doin Dahlke, DWD Testing, Inc.
2004 David England, U of A
2004 Ellen Epping, UCA

Dr. Doug Parker Recognition Award

2014 Chad Floyd, University of the Ozarks, Clarksville
2012 Steve Horner, University of Central Arkansas
2010 Allen Crawford, University of Central Arkansas
2009 Traci Byrd, OrthoArkansas
2009 Christa Finney, OrthoArkansas
2009 Tara McDaniel, OrthoArkansas
2007 Dean Weber, University of Arkansas
2005 Hal DeJarnatt, DonJoy
2003 Rep. Wayne Wagner and Rep. Gary Biggs
2002 Doug Parker Family
2001 Bruce Hawkins

National Athletic Trainers' Association Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer

2012 Terry DeWitt, OBU, Arkadelphia
1998 Ron Carroll, Arkansas State University

National Athletic Trainers' Association Hall of Fame

2003 Ron Carroll, Arkansas State University
1967 William "Bill" Ferrell, University of Arkansas

Southwest Athletic Trainers' Association Honorary Member

1999 Dr. Glenn Dickson, Jonesboro, Arkansas
1986 Dr. Tom P. Coker, Fayetteville, Arkansas

Southwest Athletic Trainers' Association Hall of Fame

1998 Ron Carroll, Arkansas State University
1993 Dean Weber, University of Arkansas
1985 William "Bill" Ferrell, University of Arkansas