Front Office

Bryan Engel
Head Athletic Trainer

Biography

Now entering his 21st season overall with the Packers, Bryan Engel begins his third season as head athletic trainer after serving as assistant athletic trainer from 1999-2014. He first joined the Packers as a seasonal assistant/intern in the athletic training department in 1997. In his current role, Engel oversees the team’s medical care on a daily basis. 

Engel was a member of the Packers’ athletic training staff that was honored by its peers with the NFL Athletic Training Staff of the Year award in 2011. He also was named the Tim Davey NFC Assistant Athletic Trainer of the Year in 2013.

Professionally, Engel has served on the executive committee of the Professional Football Athletic Trainers Society (PFATS) as an NFC assistant representative. He currently serves as the PFATS Foundation president after having served as the director of internal education and as a member of the PFATS advocacy committee.

Engel also spent time on the athletic training staff of the New England Patriots as a seasonal assistant/intern (1996-97) and training-camp intern (1995).

Engel earned his B.S. degree in kinesiology with an emphasis in athletic training from the University of Illinois in 1998. In addition to his degree, Engel is a certified athletic trainer and a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association. He also holds certification as a corrective exercise specialist and performance enhancement specialist from the National Academy of Sports Medicine and is certified in the functional movement screen.

Born Bryan Eric Engel on August 24, 1974, in Hanover Park, Ill., he is married to Jennifer, with whom he has three sons, Drew, 17, Ryan, 15, and Evan, 13. 

Diagnosed in 2010, Evan lives with Type 1 diabetes. Engel and his wife are both active volunteers for the JDRF, with Jennifer serving on the board of directors as the advocacy team chair for the Northeast Wisconsin Chapter. Evan was selected as a delegate for the 2017 JDRF Children’s Congress and will go to Washington D.C., to meet with members of Congress on Capitol Hill.

Now entering his 21st season overall with the Packers, Bryan Engel begins his third season as head athletic trainer after serving as assistant athletic trainer from 1999-2014. He first joined the Packers as a seasonal assistant/intern in the athletic training department in 1997. In his current role, Engel oversees the team’s medical care on a daily basis. 

Engel was a member of the Packers’ athletic training staff that was honored by its peers with the NFL Athletic Training Staff of the Year award in 2011. He also was named the Tim Davey NFC Assistant Athletic Trainer of the Year in 2013.

Professionally, Engel has served on the executive committee of the Professional Football Athletic Trainers Society (PFATS) as an NFC assistant representative. He currently serves as the PFATS Foundation president after having served as the director of internal education and as a member of the PFATS advocacy committee.

Engel also spent time on the athletic training staff of the New England Patriots as a seasonal assistant/intern (1996-97) and training-camp intern (1995).

Engel earned his B.S. degree in kinesiology with an emphasis in athletic training from the University of Illinois in 1998. In addition to his degree, Engel is a certified athletic trainer and a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association. He also holds certification as a corrective exercise specialist and performance enhancement specialist from the National Academy of Sports Medicine and is certified in the functional movement screen.

Born Bryan Eric Engel on August 24, 1974, in Hanover Park, Ill., he is married to Jennifer, with whom he has three sons, Drew, 17, Ryan, 15, and Evan, 13. 

Diagnosed in 2010, Evan lives with Type 1 diabetes. Engel and his wife are both active volunteers for the JDRF, with Jennifer serving on the board of directors as the advocacy team chair for the Northeast Wisconsin Chapter. Evan was selected as a delegate for the 2017 JDRF Children’s Congress and will go to Washington D.C., to meet with members of Congress on Capitol Hill.