Mike Coombs, ATC Lotus School for Excellence Athletic Trainer
Mike recently moved to Denver from Indianapolis, IN where he worked as an outreach athletic trainer at Mt. Vernon High School through Methodist Sports Medicine. He had worked there for three and half years and taught the Introduction to Sports Medicine course for the high school. He is originally from La Grange, IL, a suburb just outside of Chicago, and attended Illinois State University. He graduated in 2013 with Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training and again in 2014 with a Bachelor of Science in Physical Education Teacher Education. He worked as the Head Athletic Trainer for J Robinson Intensive Camps for three years before working in Indianapolis. Mike enjoys the outdoors such as hiking, skiing, hunting, and discovering new breweries. He has discovered that woodworking was a major stress reliever and started his own company MCoombsCrafts to make custom pieces. Mike is very grateful to work with excellent physicians, athletic trainers and other medical professional at Children’s Hospital Colorado. He is looking forward to furthering his clinical skills and having new experiences in the many different settings CHCO provides.