|College:||Eastern Washington University '01|
|Position:||Associate Athletic Trainer|
Donald Sims was hired as an assistant athletic trainer at Eastern in July 2005, and was later promoted to associate athletic trainer in 2008.
He provides athletic training services for the men’s basketball team, as well as the men’s tennis squad at EWU. In addition, Sims serves as the insurance coordinator for EWU Athletics.
Sims received his bachelor’s degree in athletic training from Eastern in 2001 and a master’s degree in advanced athletic training and sport sciences at Long Island University in 2003. Prior to returning to his alma mater, Sims was an assistant athletic trainer at Wagner College in Staten Island, N.Y. He worked with the football, men’s basketball and baseball teams during his two-year stint at the school.
He and his wife, Kristin Sims (formely Cox), were married in July 2011. They welcomed their first child, Brooklyn, in January of 2013. The family resides in Spokane.