Jason Hodges, in his 24th season as an athletic trainer with USA Hockey’s National Team Development Program, is serving as an athletic trainer for the 2022 U.S. Olympic Men's Ice Hockey Team.
He also served in similar capacities for the 2021 U.S. Under-18 Men's National Team, the 2021 bronze medal-winning U.S. Men's National Team and for the gold medal-winning 2021 U.S. National Junior Team.
Hodges has served on the staff of five gold-medal squads at the International Ice Hockey Federation Under-18 World Men's World Championship (2005, 2009, 2011, 2015, 2017) in addition to two silver medals teams (2007, 2013) and one bronze-medal squad (2019).
The New Baltimore, Michigan, native has worked with seven World Under-17 Challenge squads, with first-place finishes in 2001, 2010, and 2014 (Jan.), and performed athletic training duties for five other U.S. National Junior Teams (2002, 2009, 2011, 2013, 2017), collecting gold in 2013 and 2017, and bronze in 2011.
Hodges is a 1998 graduate of the University of Michigan with a degree in movement science from the division of kinesiology. He earned his master’s degree in athletic training from Indiana State University in 1999.