Matthew Aiello

Athletic Trainer

Matthew Aiello was named the Checkers Athletic Trainer ahead of the 2019-20 season.

Aiello joined Charlotte after spending the 2018-19 season as an assistant athletic trainer with the Hartford Wolf Pack. Prior to that, he spent two seasons as the head athletic trainer for the ECHL’s Greenville Swamp Rabbits, earning the ECHL Athletic Trainer of the Year Award in 2017-18.

An Illinois native, Aiello served as the head athletic trainer for five seasons in Bloomington with the USHL’s Thunder (2014-16), the SPHL’s Thunder (2013-14) and the CHL’s Blaze (2011-13).