Piet joined the SXU staff as assistant athletic trainer in the summer of 2007. Although young, he brings a wealth of experience to the position after serving as athletic trainer at numerous area high schools, including St. Joseph's and St. Rita. He also was an athletic trainer for AthletiCo, a fitness center located in Garfield Ridge near Chicago.
Piet earned his master's degree in 2002 in health and physical education from Illinois State University in Normal, Ill. He also has a bachelor's in exercise and sport science from Carthage College (Wis.). During his time at ISU, Piet worked as a graduate assistant for the Central Catholic High School football team.
Piet currently resides in Crestwood, Ill. He is a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association (NATA) and Illinois Athletic Trainers Association (IATA).
Piet has an office in the training room on the first floor of the Shannon Center on the Chicago campus. His direct office number is 773-298-3129.