Athletic Trainer

Kaitlyn Herwat

Kaitlyn Herwat joined Northwest Athletics in December 2016. She has been a certified athletic trainer for three years. She began working for Orthopaedic Rehab Specialists, P.C. in September 2016 and was previously the athletic trainer for Columbia Central High School.

Herwat is a native of Jackson, Michigan and graduated from the University of Michigan in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology. In 2016, she earned a Master of Arts in Sport Administration from Central Michigan University. During her time at CMU, Kaitlyn, worked as a Graduate Assistant Athletic Trainer and was responsible for the care of the field hockey and track and field teams.

Kaitlyn and her husband, Brett, have been married for four years. They currently have 2 children and reside in Jackson, Michigan. Besides being an athletic trainer, wife and mother, Kaitlyn enjoys spending time outdoors partaking in activities such as camping and kayaking. She also volunteers with the Jackson County Relay for Life as a member of the event leadership team. She enjoys being a part of the Mountie Nation.

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