Holli Dawson was named Assistant Athletic Trainer at Emory in June of 2017.
Dawson joined the Eagles' staff after spending the past three years (2014-15 through 2016-17) as assistant athletic trainer at Limestone College (SC). During her stint at Limestone, she was responsible for the prevention, assessment, treatment and rehabilitation of injuries for the baseball, golf, women's basketball and men's lacrosse teams.
Prior to Limestone, Holli worked as an athletic trainer at the Mississippi Sports Medicine Orthopedic Clinic (2012-14) and did an internship at NCAA Division I member Gardner-Webb University.
A native of Beaufort, South Carolina, Dawson completed her undergraduate degree at Limestone in 2012, earning a B.S. in Athletic Training. While at Limestone, she was a four-year member of the volleyball program where she was a three-time co-captain and team MVP. She worked as an Athletic Training Student at Limestone, accumulating approximately 700 clinic hours working with a number of teams. She received the school's Athletic Training Student of the Year Award (2009-10). Holli obtained her M.S. in Exercise Science from Mississippi College in 2014.
She is a member of the National Athletic Trainer's Association and First Aid Certified in CPR/AED.