Head Strength & Conditioning Coach
Carroll College, 1994
20th year/2nd at NCSU
Head strength and conditioning coach Jason Veltkamp oversees all of the strength and conditioning efforts for Wolfpack football. The 19-year veteran came to NC State after spending five seasons in the same capacity at Arkansas. Veltkamp has worked with 48 NFL draft picks in his career, most recently the Pack's Dontae Johnson.
A graduate of Carroll College, Veltcamp was a four-year starter for the Fighting Saints, playing for Bob Petrino, Sr. He was a two-time all-conference performer in 1993 and 1994 and was also a team captain of the 1994 team.
Veltkamp earned his master's degree in exercise science from Utah State in 1998 and is certified by the Na- tional Strength and Conditioning Association. He is also a member of the Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association and American Football Coaches Association.
Veltkamp's wife, Kristen, attended physical therapy school at Duke, graduating in 1998. The couple has two sons, Caden and Colton.