Chris Sharkey enters his fourth year overseeing our Athletic Training/Sports Medicine Staff and care of Eureka College student-athletes in 2017-18. He comes to EC with over 20 years of athletic training/sports medicine experience.
In addition to his duties and responsibilities as Head Athletic Trainer, he serves as the Athletics Health Care Administrator (AHCA). In addition, he is a member of the Eureka College Compliance Committee and the Title IX Investigation Team.
Chris has previously been a part of the EC family having served as interim head athletic trainer during the 1995 winter and spring sports season, as well as assistant athletic trainer from 2007-2009 while employed with Great Plains Orthopedics in Peoria, Ill.
Chris and his wife Jan, reside in Gridley, Ill. with their Lab/Pit - Jersey Mae. They have two children Christopher (II) and Julia Sharkey of Eureka and Trey and Kathryn (Katie) Draper of Bloomington.