Since joining Peddie in 1997, Head Athletic Trainer Jose Roca has developed our facilities into an essential resource for our student-athletes. As the liaison between the Athletics department and the Health Center Staff, he works to provide the highest quality of healthcare to all student engaged in physical activities.
He is a certified athletic trainer in the state of New Jersey, which means he has earned a degree from an institution accredited by the Commission on Accreditation of Athletic Training Education, passed a comprehensive exam administered by the Board of Certification, Inc., an independent cooperation that reviews the standards of practice and continuing education requirements, is licensed by the New Jersey Board of Medical Examiners and pursues mandatory continuing education.
Jose also teaches in the Community Life program and serves as a student advisor. His wife Deb works in the Technology Department, and he is the proud father of Kayla (‘14) and Makenzie.