NFL's only female full-time trainer leaves Steelers
Wednesday, June 01, 2011
By Ed Bouchette, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette
Ariko Iso, the only full-time woman assistant athletic trainer in the NFL, will leave the Steelers June 10 to become the head athletic trainer at Oregon State, her alma mater.
Ms. Iso spent the past nine seasons with the Steelers, becoming the first and only woman athletic trainer as a full-time employee in the NFL.