Degree Major Emphasis Institution Year
Ed.D. Educational Administration and Leadership in Higher Education University of the Pacific 2012
M.A. Athletic Training and Biomechanics San Diego State University 2002
B.A. Sports Medicine Whitworth College 1997

Clinical Education: Modalities and Equipment
Clinical Education: Upper Extremity Evaluation and Rehabilitation
Therapeutic Exercise and Rehabilitation
Management and Professional Issues in Athletic Training
Practicum in Athletic Training

Disordered eating and Eating Disorders
Interprofessional Education and Interprofessional Collaborative Practice
Athletic Training Clinical Education
Transition to Practice in Athletic Training

Clinical Assistant and Athletic Training Education Program Director at University of the Pacific

Killick, L; Davenport, T & Baker, J. (2013). Pain and Injury in Sporting Cultures of Risk. In D. Hassan & J. Lusted (Eds.), Managing Sport: Social and Cultural Perspectives (pp. 128–145). New York, NY: Routledge.

Vesci, B., Dickert, J., Walker, S. (2018, June). Professional Readiness: Preparing Athletic Training Students for Transition to Practice. Presentation for the National Athletic Trainers' Association Clinical Symposium and Expo in New Orleans, LA.

MacDonald, N., Dickert, J. (2016, February). Interprofessional Collaborative Practice in Athletic Training. Presentation for the California Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Symposium, February 20-21 in Sacramento, CA.

MacDonald, N., Baker, J., Warren, L. (2014, February). Interprofessional Education in Athletic Training. Presentation for the California Athletic Trainers’ Association Annual Symposium, February 24-25 in Sacramento, CA.

Baker, J., Chavez, M. (2013, April). The Role of the Athletic Trainer in the Management of Body Image Disorders. Presentation at the Far West Athletic Trainers’ Association Convention. Sacramento, CA.

Sharp, L., Baker, J., Ciccolella, P (2012, February). A Whack on the Side of the Head: Concussion Litigation versus the NFL and NCAA. Presentation at the Sports Recreation and Law Association Conference, Greensboro, NC.

Attend Sandals Church and involved in a community group

District 8 Representative to the NATA Professional Education Committee
Reviewer for the Athletic Training Education Journal
Serve in Sandals Kids Ministry
Global Health Engagement, Tanzania, Africa - June 2014 and May 2018

Tennis, traveling, learning to cook with my husband, enjoying God's beautiful creation

"But they who wait upon the Lord shall renew their strength; they shall mount up with wings like eagles; they shall run and not be weary; they shall walk and not faint." Isaiah 40:31