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Executive Committee

Kim Graber

University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign

Tim Brusseau

University of Utah

Jared Russell

Past President
Auburn University

Phil Post

New Mexico State University

Melanie Perreault

SUNY Brockport

Harald Barkhoff

University of Hawaii West Oahu

Thomas J.Templin

Executive Director
American Kinesiology Association

Penny McCullagh

Kinesiology Today and
E-newsletter Editor

Kimberley Scott

Business Manager
American Kinesiology Association

Jaime Scott

Business Manager
American Kinesiology Association

Board of Directors

Damon Andrew

Florida State University

Gonzalo Bravo

West Virginia University

Ellen Evans

Indiana University

Ting Liu

Texas A&M University-San Antonio

Jenny O

California State University East Bay

Eadric Bressel

Utah State University

Yolisa Duley

University of Hawaii at Hilo

Paddy Ekkekakis

Michigan State University

Kris Grappendorf

California State University Bakersfield

Elizabeth Mullin

Springfield College

Christopher Aiken

New Mexico State University

Michael Hemphill

University of North Carolina Greensboro

Andrea Mason

University of Wisconsin-Madison

Albert Mendoza

California State University East Bay

Sara Michaliszyn

Youngstown State University


  • 2007-2009 Jerry R. Thomas, University of North Texas
  • 2010-2011 T. Gilmour Reeve, Louisiana State University
  • 2012-2013 Wojtek Chodzko-Zajko, University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign
  • 2014 Penny McCullagh, California State University, East Bay
  • 2015 Duane Knudson, Texas State University
  • 2016 Mary Rudisill, Auburn University
  • 2017 Tom Templin, University of Michigan
  • 2018 Jason Carter, Michigan Technological University
  • 2019 Nancy Williams, Penn State University
  • 2020 Al Smith, Michigan State University
  • 2021 Jeff Fairbrother, Auburn University
  • 2022 Karen Francis, University of San Francisco
  • 2023 Jared Russell, Auburn University