Aurora University


Lauj Gardner
Lauj Gardner, DAT, LAT, ATC

Assistant Professor of Health Science/Athletic Training Office Phone: 630-844-7841
Email: Areas of expertise: Therapeutic interventions, injury evaluation, emergency management Education: Doctorate, Athletic Training, Indiana State University
MS, Athletic Training, California Baptist University
BS, Pre-Physical Therapy, Howard University
Favorite thing about AU: "The authentic and intentional goal of student success, as well as the familial atmosphere within the AU community."

Ashley Harris
Ashley M. Harris, PhD, LAT, ATC, CSCS

Assistant Professor of Athletic Training, Program Director, Chair of Athletic Training Department Office Phone: 630-844-5474
Email: Areas of expertise: Therapeutic modalities, injury evaluation, clinical education, emergency management, first aid Education: PhD, Human Performance, Oklahoma State University 
MEd, Health Education, Boston University
BS, Athletic Training, University of Wisconsin - La Crosse
Favorite thing about AU: "The dedicated and influential people who make up the AU community." View LinkedIn Profile

Haley Zimmerman, MS, ATC
Haley Zimmerman, MS, ATC

Assistant Professor of Athletic Training, Clinical Education Coordinator Office Phone: 630-844-5653
Email: Areas of expertise: Emergency management and first aid, injury evaluation and therapeutic rehabilitation, clinical education, leadership in organizations Education: Doctoral Student: EdD, Leadership for Organizations, University of Dayton
MS, Sports Management, Northern Illinois University
BS, Athletic Training, Aurora University
Favorite thing about AU: "Beating BU!"