Jennifer Anderson started off the 2014-15 athletic year as St. Mary's athletic training intern before being promoted to the full-time assistant athletic trainer mid-year. Anderson works primarily with men's and women's cross country, women's soccer, women's basketball, women's lacrosse, and sailing.
She arrived at St. Mary's following a one-year stint at Ithaca College in New York, where she had direct supervision of the men's and women's indoor track and field teams and helped with the coverage of field hockey, men's and women's lacrosse, soccer, tennis, and volleyball.
At Ithaca, Anderson was accountable for the monthly inventory of three athletic training rooms and the supervision of the athletic training students.
The Port Allegany, Pa. native earned her B.S. in athletic training from University of Pittsburgh at Bradford, graduating magna cum laude with a minor in athletic coaching in 2013. Anderson then completed an M.S. in exercise and sport sciences with a concentration in sport psychology at Ithaca in 2014.
Anderson was part of presenting, "Exercise the Mind and Body: The Optimal Approach to Rehabilitation" at the 14th Annual AASP Mid-Atlantic Regional & Northeast Atlantic Sport Psychology (NASP) Conference in Philadelphia and the 17th Annual James J. Whalen Academic Symposium at Ithaca.