Mike Gilboe has been the Foresters' Head Athletic Trainer since the fall of 2001. Gilboe came to Lake Forest College after a short stint with Condell Medical Center, working with their out-patient therapy department and was part-time with Lake Forest College. Prior to his time there, he was the Assistant Athletic Trainer at Arkansas State University for the Men's Basketball program from 1998-2000.
Gilboe attended Arkansas State University from 1992-1996 receiving his undergraduate degree in Physical Education-Athletic Training/Exercise Science. He then went on to attend Illinois State University, where he served at a graduate assistant, while receiving his master's degree in Physical Education in 1998.
Gilboe is certified by the NATABOC and is a licensed Athletic Trainer in the state of Illinois and a American Red Cross Instructor. He is a member of the National, Great Lakes and Illnois Athletic Trainers Association. He is currently the Public Relations Director for the Illinois Athletic Trainers Association since 2014. Gilboe is a adjunct professor for Lake Forest College
Gilboe is married the the former Kimberly Bradley, who is a retired certified athletic trainer and currently works as a Physical Therapy Assistant at Illinois Bone and Joint Institute. The couple has two sons, Aiden and Blake. A native of Jacksonville, Arkansas, Gilboe enjoys spending time with family camping and playing golf.