Jackie Jenkins and John Geist

UPMC Sports Medicine Athletic Trainers

  • John Geist LAT, ATC received his Bachelor’s degree in Health & Physical Education Teaching with an emphasis in Athletic Training from Slippery Rock University.  He has been a Certified Athletic Trainer for 25 years.  John has been an Athletic Trainer at Knoch since 1990.  He has been an employee of UPMC Sports Medicine for over 10 years. 

    Jackie Jenkins, LAT, ATC is a graduate of New Castle High School, where she was a four-year varsity softball letterman and a competitive cheerleader. She attended the Indiana University of Pennsylvania where she was a Crimson Hawks Cheerleader for four years, and she coached the squad for one year. She received her Bachelor's of Science degree from IUP, with a major in Athletic Training. Jackie began working with UPMC Sports Medicine in the spring of 2016, where she will be spending her time working with the athletes here at Knoch.


    School Phone # (724)-352-1700 X3215

    Jackie Jenkins - Cell # (724) 944-2917; jenkinsj7@upmc.edu

    John Geist - Cell # (724)-316-1384; Geistj2@upmc.edu