Athletic Trainers

Austin Matlock

Head Athletic Trainer

Academic Biography

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Will Baum, M.AT, ATC, LAT, CES

Head Football Athletic Trainer

Academic Biography

Will Baum joined the Miners Sports Medicine Staff as an assistant athletic trainer in the Spring of 2015, and was given the title of Head Football Athletic Trainer in 2018. He is responsible for the healthcare of the Football program, the Men’s/Women’s golf teams, and oversees the student paraprofessional program for the sports medicine staff. From 2012-2015 he worked with Missouri State University as an Intern Athletic Trainer with the Football Program, the Men’s/Women’s Golf teams, and worked as a Team Leader for the Gatorade Summer Sports Camps with a variety of sports. Will received his Master’s Degree in Athletic Training from the University of Arkansas in 2012, and his Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science from Baker University in 2010.

Will, a native of St. Louis, is a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) & Licensed by The Missouri Board of Healing Arts. He is also certified by National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) as a Corrective Exercise Specialist (CES).

Yoshi Mitsuyama, MS, ATC, LAT

Athletic Trainer/Rehabilitation Coordinator

Academic Biography

Yoshi Mitsuyama joined the Missouri S&T Sports Medicine team in 2014.  In December 2013, Yoshi received his Master of Science degree in Health and Human Performance from Fort Hays State University where he served as the graduate assistant athletic trainer for wrestling and track and field/cross country. In 2012, Yoshi served as the medical coordinator for the NCAA Division II Super Regional Four and Rocky Mountain Athletic Conference Wrestling Championships. Mitsuyama, a native of Tokyo, Japan, received his Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training from the University of Northern Colorado in 2011. There he served as a student athletic trainer working primarily with the football and wrestling teams. He also completed a summer internship in 2011 with the Colorado Rapids of Major League Soccer.

Tom Pomerleau ATC, LAT, CSCS

Athletic Trainer

Academic Biography

Tom Pomerleau joined the sports medicine team at Missouri S&T in 2013 and works with the football, softball and swimming teams.  Pomerleau is originally from Waukesha, Wis., and received his undergraduate education from the University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh where he graduated with a major in Athletic Training and a minor in strength and conditioning.

After graduating, Pomerleau worked for the University of Nevada-Las Vegas as an intern athletic trainer.  He was primarily responsible for working with the athletes of the football and tennis teams.  Pomerleau also worked several week-long sporting events including: Eurobasket summer league, several adidas AAU basketball summer leagues, stretcher crew at the Gold Cup final in Los Angeles, and was a private physio to a professional tennis player at Indian Wells Tennis Club.

Kaleena Smith, MS, ATC, LAT

Athletic Trainer/Student Health Coordinator

Academic Biography

Kaleena Smith joined the sports medicine team at Missouri S&T in November 2015.  She is currently responsible for the coverage of the women’s volleyball and the men’s and women’s track & field teams, but has previously worked with their women's basketball and women's soccer teams. 

Kaleena is originally from Springfield, MO, where she attended Missouri State University and received her Bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training in 2013. Upon graduation, she received a graduate assistantship at Nova Southeastern University in Ft. Lauderdale, FL, where she worked with the women’s soccer and the men’s and women’s track & field teams during the 2013-2014 season. From 2014-2015 she worked for The Therapy Center in Jennings, LA, where she spent time working in the clinic as well as covering three high schools.  She completed her Master’s degree in Health Sciences with a Sports Medicine concentration in April 2015.

SHS Orthopedic Staff

Dr. Dennis Goodman, DO

Medical Director

Jeanne Bowe, RN

Orthopedic Nurse, Sports Medicine Program Administrator

Kathy Orr

Patient Service Representative, Athletic Insurance Administrator

Orthopedic Surgeons

Dr. Alan Heincker, DO


Dr. Michael Potter, MD