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In the summer of 2011, Alex Walker assumed his duties as an assistant athletic trainer with Kent State University. Not new to the Golden Flashes, Walker was a graduate assistant athletic trainer for two years at Kent State while earning a Master's of the Arts in Exercise, Leisure and Sport, Foundations in Leadership Administration with a concentration in Athletic Training. During his time at Kent State, Alex worked with the Flashes wrestling and football teams, attending the 2010 and 2011 NCAA Wrestling Championships.
Walker received his Bachelor's degree in athletic training from The Ohio State University in 2008 after serving as an athletic training student. Upon graduation, Walker had a year-long internship as an athletic trainer with the Ohio State football team for the 2008 season.
A member of the National Athletic Trainer's Association, Walker also holds membership with the Great Lakes Athletic Trainer's Association and the Ohio Athletic Trainer's Association. He is also CPR/First Aid/AED certified.
Walker resides in Kent, Ohio.