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National Accounts Manager for Performance Health
Brett McCann of the Dallas McCann’s, aka “The Judge” is our National Accounts Manager and joined Cramer in Feburary of 2012.
Brett has been in the Sports Medicine industry for 12 years. He spent six years as a distributor sales representative with Medco Sports Medicine, two years in the operating room selling rotator cuff anchors with ArthroCare, and now going five years with Cramer. He covered the South and Northeast for Cramer his first four years and now covers the state of Texas for a territory and manages the national accounts.
Brett calls Dallas, TX home, but in the summer heads to Colorado to escape the Texas heat.
He is a graduate of Texas Tech University and loves going to College Football games. On the weekends he likes takin his white Labrador, Kota, to his lake house in East Texas or his family ranch.
Brett currently resides in Dallas, TX and Marriott hotels all over the country.
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Western Regional Sales and Promotions Manager
Region: Western United States
Dave Chaffin started with Cramer in 2009 as the Western Regional Sales/Promotions Manager. Dave is responsible for the launch of Cramer Products on Amazon, which has been one of the largest growing accounts at Cramer over the past 3-4 years. In 2016, he was promoted to National Sales/Promotions Manager, focusing on the athletic training market.
After graduating from Cal State Fullerton in 1992, Dave’s career in athletic training has taken him all around the world while working with athletes on many levels. His career includes time at Corona Del Mar High School and Pro Sport Physical Therapy, where he served as a Physical Therapy Aide. He spent two years as an Assistant Athletic Trainer with the Los Angeles Rams. Following his time with the Rams, Dave was the Head Athletic Trainer with both the Anaheim Piranhas of the Arena Football League and the Scottish Claymores of NFL Europe. He spent the final 10 years of his athletic training career at Fullerton College, replacing the legendary Bill Chambers, who is an NATA Hall of Famer and two term NATA President.
Outside of work, Dave enjoys spending time with his family and resides in Southern California. He and his wife, Heather, have been married 17 years and have two children, Delaney and Trent. The family enjoys camping, traveling and their Shar-pei dogs, Jayde and Jezebel.
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Eastern Regional Promotions Manager
Region: Eastern United States
Meredith Thomas, our Eastern Regional Promotions Manager, joined Cramer in March of 2016. Although new to team Cramer, Meredith is no stranger to the athletic training profession.
A 1998 graduate of Hopewell High School in Aliquippa, PA, Meredith gives credit to her high school athletic trainer for influencing her career choice. Meredith received both her undergraduate and graduate degrees from Duquesne University in Pittsburgh, PA. In 2002 Meredith completed her Bachelor of Science degree in athletic training and in 2004 she received her Master of Science degree in Health Management Systems. Meredith has been a NATABOC Certified Athletic Trainer since 2002. While completing her graduate coursework, Meredith served as a graduate assistant athletic trainer working primarily with the Duquesne University NCAA Division 1 women’s soccer and women’s lacrosse teams.
In 2004 Meredith traded her snow boots for flip-flops and moved to Myrtle Beach, SC after accepting the position of Head Athletic Trainer at Carolina Forest High School. Serving in this role for six years, Meredith was responsible for providing athletic related healthcare to 1500 athletes in grades 7-12.
Meredith’s education and experience in athletic training, her passion for helping others, and her years spent as a competitive swimmer made her a great fit for the position of Account Executive with SwimEx, Inc., a manufacturer of premier hydrotherapy pools and plunge tanks used for training, rehabilitation, and recovery worldwide. Meredith was an integral part of the SwimEx sales team from November of 2010 until joining team Cramer in March of 2016. In her role as an Account Executive, Meredith managed and executed all day-to-day selling activities within her territory. Meredith’s target markets included Athletic Training and Sports Medicine with an emphasis in professional and collegiate athletics, Physical Therapy facilities, and Senior Living/Long Term Care facilities.
In her role as Cramer’s Eastern Regional Promotions Manager, Meredith manages our promotions team in the Eastern United States. Day-to-day, Meredith visits athletic trainers at the professional, collegiate, and high school levels in the southeast United States to introduce and promote new Cramer and Performance Health brand products.
In her spare time Meredith enjoys anything outdoors, working out, and spending time with friends and family. Meredith lives in Raleigh, NC with her pup Piper Mae.
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Midwest Associate Regional Promotions Manager
Region: Midwestern United States
Jackie Church, our Midwest Associate Regional Promotions Manager, joined Cramer in November of 2015. Prior to joining team Cramer, Jackie worked on a contract basis for Performance Health, Cramer’s parent company, as an Education Manager and assisted with the release of the Theraband ™ CLX-Consecutive Loops™.
Jackie grew up in Kansas City, MO and graduated from Bishop Miege High School in 2008. She attended Wichita State University on a volleyball scholarship, earning both undergraduate and graduate degrees in Exercise Science. Jackie is certified as a personal trainer and in sports conditioning by the American Council on Exercise. Following college, Jackie played professionally with the Premier Volleyball League (PVL) for two years. PVL is a professional volleyball league, sanctioned by USA Volleyball, which began in 2012 and is made up of teams from regional volleyball associations across North America.
As the Midwest Associate Regional Promotions Manager, Jackie contacts and visits athletic trainers at the high school, college, and professional levels in the Midwest region from Oklahoma to Minnesota. Jackie loves the opportunity to represent the Cramer brand and to introduce athletic trainers to new products from both Cramer and Performance Health.
In her spare time, Jackie can usually be found at the gym – she enjoys yoga, fusion, pumping iron. Jackie loves sharing her passion of volleyball with others and does so thru coaching youth volleyball. Jackie has a younger brother and sister - her brother is currently a student at the University of Kansas and her sister is playing professional volleyball in France.
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Northwest Associate Regional Promotions Manager
Region: Northwestern United States
Courtney White started with Cramer in April 2016 as a regional sales representative.
Courtney graduated from Bend Senior High School in 2003 and after a broken foot she decided her future was to help injured athletes. Courtney earned her bachelor’s degree in athletic training from Oregon State University in May of 2007. She then went on to complete her master’s in applied exercise physiology from the University of Louisiana at Monroe in 2009.
In her athletic training career, Courtney has worked for Louisiana Athletic Care covering Delcambre and Erath High Schools. After moving back home to Oregon she worked as a DME coordinator and cast tech at Sports Medicine Oregon for 5 years.
Residing in Portland, Oregon, Courtney likes spending as much time possible outside in the summer boating and hanging out with friends and family.
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Northeast Regional Promotions Manager
Region: Northeastern United States
Our Northeast Associate Regional Promotions Manager, joined Cramer in May of 2016. Although new to the team Cramer, Jason has a long history with the athletic training profession.
A 1996 graduate of John Carroll High School in Fort Pierce, FL, Jason went on to pursue a degree from East Carolina University in Greenville, NC. In 2000, Jason completed his Bachelor of Science in Exercise and Sports Science before moving back to FL where his interest in athletic training began while working with athletes both on the high school and professional levels in Sarasota, FL. In 2002, Jason returned to East Carolina to purse a Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training.
In 2004 after graduation, Jason moved to Richmond, VA and married a fellow pirate athletic trainer, and started his career as a high school athletic trainer at JR Tucker High School. Jason accepted a position as the Region 2 representative for the Virginia Athletic Trainers Association and held this title for 4 years.
Being an active member of the VATA and interested in the industrial/emerging practice setting of athletic training made Jason a great fit as an industrial athletic trainer for Onsite Innovations. At Onsite Innovations, Jason was in charge of injury prevention and ergonomics for a large Mid-Atlantic civil construction company (Allan Myers Construction). The industrial setting introduced him to a side of athletic training most don’t get to see. Jason was the first athletic trainer at Onsite to take a construction company 365+ days without an OSHA recordable injury.
In the role of Northeast Associate Regional Promotions Manager, Jason visits athletic trainers at the professional, collegiate, and high school levels to introduce and promote new Cramer/Performance Health brand products. In his spare time, Jason enjoys college sports and spending time with friends and family. Jason lives in Richmond, VA with his wife Kate, daughter Madeline, and son Graham.
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