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2008 Health and Physical Education Leadership Academy

Directors and Mentors

West Virginia Department of Education Office of Healthy Schools

Melanie Purkey

Executive Director

Don Chapman

Assistant Director

HE, PE, DE Coordinator

Academy Coordinator

Gus Nelson

Natl. Training Coordinator Academy Coordinator

MASTER Mentors


Aleta Jo Crotty

RESA I Master Mentor,

Mercer Elementary School

Jerry Workman

RESA III Master Mentor,

Madison Middle , Boone

Darlene Koerber

RESA 6 Master Mentor,

Tyler Consolidated Middle/High

Mary Weikle

 RESA VII Master Mentor,

East Dale Elementary, Marion



Karen Bonnett

Sophia-Soak Creek Elementary


Paula Hogue

Harrisville Elementary, Ritchie


Luanna Moore

George Ward Elementary, Randolph

Advocacy, Technology

Vickie Lacey

Retired, Wood


Susan Childers

Parkersburg South HSl, Wood

Grant Writing

Charlene Galluzzo

Sistersville Elementary

Grant Writing

Nancy Russell

Mercer County Retired

Grant Writing

Dr. David Campbell

Concord University


Dr. Lynn Housner

West Virginia University

Instructor of Record Pedagogy

Dr. Eloise Elliott

Concord University


Suzanne Steele

West Liberty State College


Derek Belcher

Concord University Technology

Rod Auvil

Cameron Elementary
Taylor County Middle 


Marsha Roberts

Cameron Elementary




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