Ken Wainwright, MS, LAT, ATC -  - Kansas Jayhawks

Ken Wainwright, MS, LAT, ATC

TITLE Assistant Athletic Trainer (BSB)
PHONE 864-7486


Ken Wainwright, came to KU in October, 2004 as a certified Athletic Trainer responsible for the daily care provided to the Jayhawk baseball team.  In 2021, he was promoted to Associate Director of Athletic Training – Olympic Sports within Kansas Team Health.  This new position includes supervision of the staff members responsible for the softball, rowing, tennis and cheer/dance teams.

Prior to arriving at KU, Ken made professional stops at Oregon, St. Francis (NY), St. John’s (NY) and Nevada.  He earned his bachelor of science degree in physical education from the University of Nevada in 1998 and his master of science degree in exercise and movement science from the University of Oregon in 2000.

Wainwright is a native of Reno, Nev., and currently lives in Lawrence, with his wife, Sandy, daughter, Franki, and son, Bradley.