After spending two years as a graduate assistant athletic trainer for the Sports Medicine staff, Mike Brown stepped into a new role in 2014, taking a full-time position as an assistant athletic trainer, working primarily with the Golden Eagle football team. More recently, he was also given responsibility for working with the men's and women's cross country teams, as well as the women's track & field team.
A native of Kissimmee, Fla., Brown is a 2012 graduate of Florida Southern College with a bachelor’s of science in athletic training. In May, he completed his master’s of arts in EXPW/fitness and wellness from Tennessee Tech.
While at Florida Southern College, he worked with all sports while earning his degree as well as filled hours working in the training room. Brown also spent the fall of 2011 as an intern with the University of Tennessee football team and the spring of 2011 working as an intern with the Detroit Tigers.
He originally joined the Golden Eagles as a graduate assistant in 2012, working with several different sports, but primarily assisting with the Tech football team.
Brown and his wife, the former Michaela Hawley, reside in Cookeville.