Exercise Science Faculty

Erin Laudermilk

Erin Laudermilk 2012
Position: 
Associate Professor of Athletic Training; Clinical Coordinator; Co-Chair of the Exercise Science Department
 

Erin Laudermilk began working at Sterling College in the fall of 2007. She is currently pursuing a Ph.D in education from Northcentral University. She and her husband, Wes, just welcomed their first child, Avery, to their family in December 2012.

Education

M.S. in Health and Human Performance from University of Tennessee at Chattanooga
B.S. in Biology from Saint Joseph's College

Office

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Pete Manely

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Position: 
Director of Athletic Training; Associate Professor of Athletic Training; Co-Chair of Exercise Science Department
 

Hans Nickel

Hans Nickel 2012
Position: 
Assistant Professor of Sport Management
 

Nickel is a former Sterling College student that has experience working in the sport business field at the youth, scholastic and collegiate levels. Having professional experience in a variety of sport management positions gives Nickel an eclectic background of real world experience to share with students in the classroom.

Mary Ver Steeg

Mary Ver Steeg 2012
Position: 
Associate Professor of Exercise Science
 

Mary is an associate professor in health, physical education and exercise science responsible for the Health/PE licensure program. She has been a coach for volleyball, basketball and softball. In 1986, she was inducted into the Northwestern College (IA) Athletic Hall of Fame. From 1989-2005, she was the head volleyball coach at Sterling College. She was awarded ten AVCA Team Academic Awards and led her team to two KCAC championship victories (1994 and 1997). She is a two-time KCAC coach of the Year and won the McCreery Teaching Award in 2001.