Darin Moore, now in his 13th year at Missouri Southern, took over in January of 2003 as head athletic trainer.
He heads the Southern staff after serving three years as head athletic trainer at Vancleve (Miss.) High School and one year at Greenville (Ala.) High School.
A certified member of the National Athletic Trainers Association, he also was assistant athletic trainer at Coffeyville (Kan.) Community College.
Moore received a master’s of education-physical education degree in 1998 from Delta State University, where he was a graduate assistant athletic trainer, and a bachelor of science degree in physical education/human movement studies from Kent State University in 1996. A native of Lewistown, Ill., Moore also earned an associate of arts degree from Coffeyville Community College.
Moore is married to the former Stephanie Shrum in July of 2007. The couple resides in Joplin and have a daughter, Ella (6).