HOF Class of 1999

Robert S. Gray, Jr.

Graduate Indiana State University, Masters in Science

Coordinator Athletic Training, Cleveland Clinic

President OATA 1990-1992

State Meeting Planner OATA 1992-1996

GLATA Newsletter Editor 1984-1996

NATA Clinical/Industrial/Corporate Committee Chair 1992-1997

NATA Reimbursement Advisory Group 1995-Present

NATA Service Award 1997

OATA Athletic Trainer of the Year, Clinical/Professional 1991

Co-Medical Director, Ohio Sports Festival, Cleveland, Ohio 1990-1996

Gary A. Giffen

Graduated University of Arizona, Masters in Education

Administrator, Orthopedic Institute of Dayton, 1997-Present

Administrative Director, St. Elizabeth's Sports Medicine Center, 1982-1994

Teacher/Athletic Trainer Miamisburg High School

OATA Charter Member

OATA Clinical/Professional Athletic Trainer of the Year, 1988

President OATA 1986-1988

Special Consideration Award, OATA 1996

NATABOC Test site administrator, proctor, examiner 1980-Present

Pan American Games Athletic Trainer, 1987


Bill Tessendorf

Graduated Kent State University, 1971-1976

Head Athletic Trainer, Baltimore Ravens 1996-Present

Head Athletic Trainer, Cleveland Browns 1984-1996

President of GLATA

NATA Most Distinguished Athletic Trainer, 1998

OATA Clinical/Professional Athletic Trainer of the Year, 1988

NFL Injury and Safety Panel

Cleveland Touchdown Club, Pro Recognition Award 1992

Akron Brown Backers, Humanitarian Award 1993


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