College of Education & Human Sciences

Faculty and Staff

Dr. John Alvarez

Associate Professor & Interim Chair

Coordinator, Exercise Science
Interim Chair

Dr. Todd Davis

Assistant Professor

Dave Heflin Professorship
Coordinator, Recreation Administration
Director, Outdoor Recreation Education Program
HPER Faculty Senator 2017-2019

Britnee Smith

HPER Instructor & Advisor

Coordinator, Physical Education Teacher Preparation

Eric Patten

HPER Instructor & Advisor

Coordinator, Sport Management & Coaching Minor

Hannah Bell

Hannah Bell

HPER Instructor & Advisor

Exercise Science

Dr. Yang Song

Assistant Professor

Physical Education & Motor Development

Kirk Mansel

HPER Instructor & Advisor

Director, Intramural Sports

Shonna Neathery

Senior Secretary

HPER Administrative Assistant

Adjunct Faculty

Abby Harvard, ATC/LAT

Adjunct Instructor

Assistant AD for Sports Medicine

Richey Woods, ATC/LAT

Adjunct Instructor

Athletic Training & Sport Coaching

Brandi Pickett

Brandi Pickett

Adjunct Instructor

Rebekah Lyons

Rebekah Lyons

Adjunct Instructor

Bevin Lamb

Adjunct Instructor

Group Fitness Instructor & Adm Asst. Student Affairs

Casey Charles

Casey Charles

Adjunct Instructor

Andrew Haier

Adjunct Instructor

Cayce Friensenhahn

Cayce Friensenhahn

Adjunct Instructor

Ryan Flore

Ryan Flore

Adjunct Instructor

BSE, Exercise Science

Ronnie Mayers

Ronnie Mayers

Adjunct Instructor

Faculty and Staff

2021-2022 HPER Graduate Assistants

Hunter McCarter

Hunter McCarter

Outdoor Recreation

Louis Santucci

Louis Santucci

Intramural Sports

Laura Fields

Laura Fields

Exercise Science

Ione Deroode

Ione Deroode

Media

Alena Macharova

Alena Macharova

Exercise Science