Tammy Holleman joined the Barton College athletic training staff in 2011 as a Certified Athletic Trainer. She is the Athletic Training Program Director and an assistant professor within the School of Nursing.
Holleman is a native of Duplin County, North Carolina. She attended Western Carolina University, earning both a Bachelor of Science in athletic training and a Bachelor of Science in criminal justice while playing soccer for the Catamounts. She then attended the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where she earned a Master of Arts in education administration while working as a graduate assistant athletic trainer with women’s basketball, men’s and women’s cross country, and men’s and women’s track and field. Holleman held a joint position with Meredith College as an athletic trainer and with Raleigh Orthopaedic Clinic as a physical therapy aide/Certified Athletic Trainer prior to joining the Barton College faculty.
Holleman’s research interests include sports psychology, unique injury and treatment options, and rehabilitation techniques. She is an active member of the National Athletic Trainers’ Association, Mid Atlantic Athletic Trainers’ Association, North Carolina Athletic Trainers’ Association, and the Young Professionals Committee of the NCATA.
Holleman resides in Knightdale with her husband, Ryan; daughter, Karli Rae; and her two dogs, Ellie Mae and Leila. They enjoy spending time outdoors and in the mountains, and watching and participating in athletics.