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Catawba’s Head Athletic Trainer Appointed to NCAA Committee

September 18, 2014

Category: Faculty, Sport & Health Sciences


BobCasmus.jpgRobert Casmus, head athletic trainer at Catawba College in Salisbury, North Carolina, has been appointed as a member of the NCAA Committee on Competitive Safeguards and Medical Aspects of Sports.  His term of service runs from September 1, 2014 through September 1, 2018.

Casmus has been head athletic trainer at Catawba College since July 1990.  He is a nationally certified athletic trainer through the Board of Certification in Omaha, Nebraska, a licensed athletic trainer in North Carolina, and is a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association and the North Carolina Athletic Trainers Association.  He currently serves on the board for the NATA National Hall of Fame Committee and has been a member of the Board of Certification Examination Development Committee since 1996.

Casmus earned his undergraduate degree in Health Education from Temple University in Philadelphia and his graduate degree in Exercise and Sport Sciences from the University of Arizona in Tucson.  After moving to North Carolina, Casmus was head athletic trainer for five years at Chowan College in Murfreesboro before moving to Catawba College to become head athletic trainer.

He and his wife, the former Teresa Moore, reside in Salisbury and are parents of son Will.