Heather M. Conger
Title: Director of Athletics
Phone: (609) 894-9311 Ext. 1493
BCC is pleased to announce Heather Conger as the new Director of Athletics. Conger, a graduate of Ewing High School and of The College of New Jersey (TCNJ) comes to BCC from North Country Community College (Saranac Lake, NY), where she was the Director of Athletics for eight years. In her new role at BCC, Conger will oversee the Barons' seven men's and women's sports teams, which include soccer and basketball, softball, baseball, and one of the best golf teams in the nation. She will also facilitate the college’s intramural programs and the campus-wide wellness initiative. Her responsibilities at BCC will include the coordination of NJCAA student athlete eligibility, community outreach, practice and game schedules, summer youth camps, NJCAA and Region 19 representation, and the supervision and evaluation of coaching staff. The aquatics facility, fitness/wellness center, athletic fields and gymnasium will also be under her management.
Jennifer Vann Ness
Title: Athletic Trainer
Phone: (609) 894-9311 Ext. 1059
Jenn Van Ness joined Burlington County College as the Athletic Trainer in June of 2008 and works with all the sport teams. Jenn oversees the day to day operations of the Athletic training room including injury assessment, management, and rehabilitation. She provides coverage for all home games and practices. Also, she has access to a team physician when a referral is necessary for an athletic injury. Some services offered include but not limited to…ultrasound, electric stimulation, combo, and warm/cold whirlpool, taping/wrapping/splinting.