Meet the Faculty and Staff
Andrew LundgrenProgram Director, Associate Professor
Andrew first came to North Park in 1996 as head athletic trainer. In 2000, Andrew he became athletic training program director, overseeing the Athletic Training Educational Program (ATEP).
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Eric McQuaidHead Athletic Trainer
Eric joined North Park in 2009 as assistant athletic trainer. He primarily provides services for women’s soccer, women’s basketball, and baseball. He also serves as a clinical instructor and teaches two practicum courses.
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Kelly PotteigerClinical Coordinator, Assistant Professor
As clinical coordinator of athletic training education, Dr. Potteiger recruits and maintains the many clinical sites for student placement across the Chicagoland area. She has served at North Park since 2007.
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Poonam ThakerMedical Director, Head Team Physician
Dr. Poonam Thaker, MD, has been the North Park athletic training medical director and head team physician since 2009. She also serves as the director of sports medicine fellowship at Resurrection Medical Center.
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