Ph.D., Physical Education and Educational Administration, University of Utah
M.Ed., Educational Administration, Drury College
B.A., Physical Education and Biology, Drury College
HSES 214 Physical Education Activities for Elementary School Children
HSES 341 Instructional Strategies in Physical Education for Elementary Classroom Teachers
HSES 680 Adaptive Physical Education and Recreation
- Childhood obesity
- Physical activity and learning in children
- Adaptive physical education
- Health education methods and planning
- Learning behaviors in children.
Currently examining the impact of physical activity on classroom learning behaviors in 3rd and 4th grade children. Developing physical activity modules children who are ALL cancer survivors. Also, working on research project developing a physically active intervention program for IDD adolescents.
- Childhood obesity
- Physical activity and learning. Physical activity for IDD adolescents and adults.
Serve as the HSES Program Director for the Community Health Program.
Donnelly, J. E., Hillman, C. H., Greene, J. L., Hansen, D. M., Gibson, C. A., Sullivan, D. K., Poggio, J. Mayo, M. Lambourne, L. Hermann, S. Honas, J. j., Scudder, M. R., Betts, J. Henley, K. Hunt, S. L., & Washburn, R. A. (2017). Physical activity and academic achievement across the curriculum: Results from a 3-year cluster-randomized trial. Preventive Medicine.
Ptomey, L. E., Willis, E. Greene, J. L., Danon, J. C., Chumley, T. K., Washburn, R. A., & Donnelly, J. E. (2017). The feasibility of group video conferencing for promotion of physical activity in adolescents with intellectual and developmental disabilities.
Gibson, C. Mount, R. Lowry, B. Lee, J. Greene, J. & Sullivan, D. . (10/01/2017 - 10/31/2017). Feasibility of a tele-video nutrition and physical activity intervention for adult survivors of childhood cancer. Food and Nutrition Conference and Expo (October, 2017). Chicago, IL