University of Northern Iowa
Cedar Falls, IA 50614-0244
Melissa Stueve (MS, ATC/L, CSCS) joined UNI in 2013 as an assistant athletic trainer, directly responsible for the Cross Country and Track and Field Programs.
Before UNI, Stueve served as an associate athletic trainer at Carson Newman College, Jefferson City, TN, from 2009-2012. She provided coverage for the men’s soccer, women’s basketball and cheer and dance teams for the Eagles. She also served as a clinical instructor for the athletic training education department.
Stueve has also served as a graduate assistant athletic trainer at Arizona State University from 2007-2009, where she primarily worked with the men’s and women’s tennis teams and assisted in the coverage of pre-season and home football games.
Stueve earned her bachelor of arts degree in athletic training and physical education from Luther College in 2007. She then earned her master's of science in athletic training from A.T. Still University, Mesa, AZ, in 2009.
In addition, Stueve is a Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist certified by the National Strength and Conditioning Association, certified in Blood Flow Restriction Rehabilitation, certified in Dry Needling for Orthopedic Rehabilitation/Sports Performance and is trained in the Graston Technique. She is also a member of the National Athletic Training Association (NATA) and USA Track and Field.
Melissa and her husband, Travis, have two children.