Ft. Davis native Charles Prude joined the Sul Ross faculty as a Lecturer and Head Athletic Trainer in 1998. Prude, who received his Master’s Degree from Sul Ross in 1998, completed a Bachelor’s Degree from Southwest Texas State University, now Texas State University-San Marcos, in 1983. He spent more than a decade as an athletic trainer and teacher at Ft. Stockton, San Felipe and Del Rio public schools. In addition to serving as Head Athletic Trainer, Prude is a lecturer in physical education at Sul Ross and supervises the student athletic training staff. One of his former students, Gary Aguirre, interned with the Atlanta Braves. Prude is a recognized member of both the Texas and National Athletic Trainers’ Association.