Athletic Trainers

Bill Romaniello - Director of Business Development and Head Athletic Trainer - Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay

Bill Romaniello, LAT, ATC

Director of Business Development

Head Athletic Trainer

Bill, a Connecticut native, graduated from the University of Connecticut in 1991 with a Bachelor’s degree in Sports Science. During his 25-year career, he has worked in a biomechanics lab, dynamic testing center, rehabilitation clinics and with several semi-professional, high school and elite sports teams.  This experience has given Bill years of knowledge dealing with proper management, rehabilitation and prevention of sports related injuries.  

Bill is a true educator. He enjoys teaching coaches, parents, and athletes about injury prevention, sports medicine, rehabilitation, and emergency medicine. As an instructor for the American Red Cross, Emergency Medical Services, and the Fire Service, he can teach to a wide variety of students and is an expert in the field of Sport Injuries, Concussion Management, Sports Rehabilitation and Injury Prevention.

After joining Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay in 2015, he was tasked with building a sports medicine program.  Currently, OMG has over 10 certified athletic trainers on staff which assist with treating patients in the physician clinic, physical therapy and at local sporting events.  The sports medicine team works to support area high school and recreational programs throughout Tampa Bay.  

Kendra Richardson - Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay

Kendra Richardson, LAT, ATC

Clinical Athletic Trainer

Lead AT – Dr. Butler

Kendra is a certified athletic trainer and a native of Washington State. She graduated from the University of Tampa with a Bachelor’s of Science degree in Athletic Training. Afterward, she completed a yearlong clinical rotation with Tampa Catholic High School where she performed injury evaluation, treatment and prevention programs with the Football, Basketball and Lacrosse teams.

Kendra joined Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay in 2016 where she quickly become an asset to the sports medicine team. She works daily evaluating and treating patients with a variety of orthopedic issues and also closely with Dr. Butler as his clinical study coordinator for multiple research studies. She has continued her relationships with the UT and Tampa Catholic programs helping to ensure timely and quality care for athletes. She also serves as the orthopedic liaison for the Tampa Bay Mayhem Rugby Club, scheduling medical coverage and serving as the on field Athletic Trainer when needed.  

She is a BOC Certified Athletic Trainer and State of Florida Licensed Athletic Trainer.

Donna Jordan - Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay

Donna Jordan, MS, MA, LAT, ATC, NASM-CES, OTC

Clinical Athletic Trainer

Lead AT – Dr. Sando

Donna is a native of Florida, who received her undergraduate degree in Physical Education with an emphasis in Athletic Training from the University of Missouri Kansas City (UMKC). She then continued her educational pursuit earning a Master’s Degree in Sports Medicine from Texas Tech University, and a Master’s Degree in Sports and Exercise Management from UMKC. 

After working at the USF in athletic training and athletic director roles, Donna moved on to attend an Athletic Training Residency Program at the University of South Carolina. Following her residency, she accepted a position with the Orthopedic Medical Group of Tampa where she works primarily with Dr. Mark Sando assisting in the clinic and operating room. 

Donna is a Certified Corrective Exercise Specialist, Certified Medical Assistant, and Certified Orthopedic Technologist. She is a member of the National Athletic Trainer’s Association, as well as the Athletic Trainers in the Physician Practice Society, a BOC Certified Athletic Trainer and State of Florida Licensed Athletic Trainer.

McKenzie Moore - Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay

McKenzie Moore, MS, LAT, ATC

Clinical Athletic Trainer

Lead AT – Dr. Watson

McKenzie is originally from Atlanta, Georgia and first came to the area to study at the University of Tampa. Here she earned a bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training and later a master’s degree in Exercise and Nutrition Science

She began working for Orthopedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay in the spring of 2018 evaluating patients with a wide variety of orthopaedic issues along with treating patient in our physical therapy department. 

She is a BOC Certified Athletic Trainer and State of Florida Licensed Athletic Trainer.

Todd Jenkins - Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay

Todd Jenkins, LAT, ATC

Office Manager – Tampa

Todd was born and raised in northeast Indiana, graduating from Manchester University with a degree in Exercise Science and a concentration in Athletic Training.  He previously worked in out-patient physical therapy and out-reach athletic training before moving to Florida in 2017.

Jamie Cummings - Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay

Jamie Cummings - LAT, ATC

Clinical Athletic Trainer

Lead AT – Dr. Donaldson

Jamie grew up in a small beach town along the Eastern Massachusetts coast, but after high school decided to escape the New England cold and continue her education in a warmer beach city. She earned a bachelor’s degree in athletic training from the University of Tampa and completed a study abroad program with The National Taiwan Sport University.

After graduation she joined Orthopedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay in 2018 where she is now a clinical athletic trainer working closely with Dr. Donaldson and in our physical therapy department.  

She is a BOC Certified Athletic Trainer and State of Florida Licensed Athletic Trainer.

Hayley Betz - Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay

Hayley Betz, LAT, ATC

Clinical Athletic Trainer

Lead AT – Dr. Scott Goldsmith

Hayley was born and raised in St. Petersburg, FL.  After high school she attended Palm Beach Atlantic University where she completed her bachelor’s degree in Athletic Training in 2017.  She is also working to enhance her education with a master’s degree in Health Administration through St. Augustine University. 

She came to Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay in 2018 where she became the lead athletic trainer for Dr. Scott Goldsmith. In addition to working with our physicians she often works in our physical therapy department where she uses her certification in Graston, as soft tissue mobilization technique to help with soft tissue recovery.

She is a BOC Certified Athletic Trainer and State of Florida Licensed Athletic Trainer.

Delaney Tyl - Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay

Delaney Tyl, LAT, ATC

Clinical Athletic Trainer

Lead AT – Dr. Becker

Delaney is a certified athletic trainer from St. Petersburg, Florida. She graduated from The University of South Carolina in 2018 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training. Working to enhance her education and experience she completed two summer internships with Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay.  During that time, she observed surgery, refined her clinical evaluation skills and expanded her knowledge of orthopaedic injuries and surgical procedures.  

Upon graduation, she joined Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay as a clinical athletic trainer in 2018. Besides her clinical duties working with Dr. Becker, she also works in the physical therapy department and provides on-site medical coverage at local high school and recreational sporting events.  

She is a BOC Certified Athletic Trainer and State of Florida Licensed Athletic Trainer.

Richard Braun - Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay

Richard Braun, MS, LAT, ATC

Certified Athletic Trainer

Associate AT – Jesuit High School

Ricky grew up in North Carolina and earned his bachelor’s degree from Appalachian State University in 2012.  He then attended Nova Southeastern University where he obtained his master’s degree in health science with a concentration of athletic training in 2016.  Upon graduation he decided to advance his training and experience and was selected to work as an NFL Athletic Training Intern with the Tampa Bay Buccaneers for the 2016-2017 season. After the NFL he served as an athletic trainer for Greenville Health Systems in Greenville, South Carolina.

He joined Orthopaedic Medical Group of Tampa Bay in June of 2018 and has been working as the Associate Athletic Trainer at Jesuit High School.  He works with all Jesuit sports team providing daily injury assessments, treatments, injury screening and on-field emergency coverage.  

He is a BOC Certified Athletic Trainer and State of Florida Licensed Athletic Trainer.