Iota Tau Alpha

What is the purpose of Iota Tau Alpha?

The Purpose of Iota Tau Alpha Athletic Training Education Honor Society is the promotion and encouragement of scholarly activity in athletic training and the recognition of outstanding achievement among students enrolled in athletic training programs. Iota Tau Alpha activities stimulate interest, scholarly attainment, and investigation in Athletic Training Education, and to promote the dissemination of information among students of Athletic Training Education

Mantra: "We heal those contending for the prize”

Philanthropy: Juvenile Diabetes

Society Activities:

  • Monthly club dinners
  • Intramural Sports Teams (Volleyball, Flag Football)
  • Sky-zone
  • Cook outs
  • Game Nights (U of M vs. MSU, Lions vs. Packers, ect.)
  • Movement Science Pride Night

Professional Development:

  • M.A.T.S. Student Seminar
  • M.A.T.S. Annual Conference
  • G.L.A.T.A. Annual Conference
  • N.A.T.A. Annual Conference
  • Various Other Local Continuing Education Opportunities


  • Grand Rapids Griffin’s Throw-for-Dough
  • Bake Sales
  • GVSU Turkey Trot
  • Forrest of Fear
  • Ronald McDonald House
  • Habitat for Humanity
  • Woods Scholarship Dinner Donation Collection

Board Members: 

  • President: Kyle Schiller
  • Vice President: Jason Castleman
  • President Elect: Megan Vanvleit
  • Treasurer: David Morey
  • Secretary: Lauren Gevaart
  • Fundraising Chair: Courtney Nestor
  • Social Chair: Jenn Payne

Contact information can be found on OrgSync or the ITA information board (Lower level of the Field House)

Page last modified March 4, 2014