Joe Dykstra, MA, ATC
Head Athletic Trainer
Office: Van Noord Arena 137D
Joe joined the Calvin College Sports Medicine Staff at the beginning of the 2007-2008 school year. He served as the assistant athletic trainer for three years and took over as head athletic trainer in time for the 2010-11 academic year. Dykstra is in charge of providing athletic training services to all Calvin College student-athletes.
A native of Zeeland, Michigan, he earned a Bachelor of Arts in Athletic Training from Hope College (Holland, MI). He has also been employed by Western Michigan University (Kalamazoo, MI) while he earned a Master of Arts in Athletic Training and Sports Management. During his time in Kalamazoo he served as the athletic trainer for the Bronco men’s soccer and softball teams.
During his free time he enjoys downhill skiing, kayaking, camping, golfing, and playing basketball.
Kerri Cramer, MS, ATC
Assistant Athletic Trainer
Office: Van Noord Arena 137C
Kerri joined the Calvin College Sports Medicine Staff at the beginning of the 2010-2011 school year. She assists the head athletic trainer and team physician in providing athletic training services to all Calvin College student-athletes.
She earned a Bachelor of Science degree in athletic training from Olivet Nazarene University (Bourbannais, IL). She was most recently employed by the University of Tennessee-Chattanooga while she earned a Master of Science degree in clinical exercise physiology. During her time at UT-Chattanooga, she served as the athletic trainer for men's and women's cross country, track and field and tennis teams.
During her free time she enjoys biking, the outdoors and spending time with friends and family.
Dr. Edwin Kornoelje, D.O.
Dr. Kornoelje joined the Calvin College Sports Medicine Staff in 2003. As Team Physician, he oversees the rest of the Sports Medicine Staff as they provide injury prevention, recognition, care, and rehabilitation to Calvin College student-athletes.
A native of Artesia, California, he graduated from Calvin College and earned his medical degree from the College of Osteopathic Medicine at Michigan State University (East Lansing, MI). As a family practice physician, he also completed a sports medicine fellowship at Metro Health Hospital in Grand Rapids, MI. In addition to being Calvin’s Team Physician and working in a busy practice, he currently serves as Medical Director for Metro Health Sports Medicine and is also the team physician for the Grand Rapids Griffins and the West Michigan Edge. He is also the Medical Director for several runs and triathlons, including the Reed’s Lake Triathlon and the Metro Health Grand Rapids Marathon.
In his free time he enjoys spending time with his wife and children, playing and coaching soccer, running, and downhill skiing.