Hometown: Harvest, Ala. Email: Mark.Waller@usm.edu Phone: 601-266-5830
Waller entered the USM Sports Medicine Department as Assistant Athletic Trainer for Southern Miss Baseball in 2012.
As one of five certified staff athletic trainers at the University of Southern Mississippi, Waller is responsible for the athletic training needs of the baseball student athletes. In addition to his duties as the head athletic trainer for the Southern Miss Baseball team, Waller serves as the Insurance Coordinator for the Sports Medicine Department. He is also an instructor and preceptor for the USM Athletic Training Program (ATP).
A native of Harvest, Ala., Waller has a Master's Degree in Health and Sports Science from the University of Memphis, where he served as a graduate assistant for two years with the tiger's baseball and football teams. He earned his Bachelor's Degree from the University of Alabama in Athletic Training in 2010.
Waller is a Nationally Certified Athletic Trainer. He is a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association, Southeast Athletic Trainers Association, Mississippi Athletic Trainers Association, Alabama Athletic Trainers Association as well as holding a current Professional Rescuer Certification from the American Heart Association.