Brent McKinsey is in his first year as an Assistant Athletic Trainer at Trinity University. Brent works with the Sports Medicine staff, providing athletic training coverage for Trinity’s 18 intercollegiate sports.
Brent came to campus from Texas A&M University-Kingsville, where he served as a graduate assistant athletic trainer. He earned a Master of Science degree in kinesiology in May 2019 from the South Texas institution. Brent was an athletic trainer for the Javelinas men’s and women’s track & field, cross country, and football teams.
He served as coordinator of athletic training and medical services for the 2019 NCAA Division II Outdoor Track & Field Championships, hosted by Texas A&M-Kingsville.
Brent received a Bachelor of Science degree in athletic training from Fort Lewis (CO) College in 2017. He gained additional experience by working as a physical therapy technician at Tomsic Physical Therapy in Durango, Colorado, where Fort Lewis College is located.
In April 2017, Brent was named the Fort Lewis College Exercise Science Department Athletic Training Student of the Year. He was a guest presenter at the Fort Lewis College Research Symposium and was a member of the Student-Athlete Advisory Committee.
He has been a Certified Athletic Trainer for two years and is licensed in the state of Texas. Brent has been certified in first aid, CPR, and AED by the American Red Cross for the past six years.
Brent is a native of Brea, California, and attended Brea Olinda High School.