Project Personnel

Project Personnel

Project Personnel

Project Director
Dr. Jiabei Zhang, Professor, Adapted Physical Education, WMU

Project Consultant
Dr. John Dunn
, Professor, Adapted Physical Education, President of WMU

Project coordinator
Dr. Carol Weideman, Faculty Specialist II; Health and Wellness, Exercise Science for special populations, Department of HPER, WMU

Project Instructors

Amanda Chiotti, Melissa Bogard and Amanda Rapelje are hired by a grant funded by the U.S. Dept of Education.

Project Trainers
Undergraduate students who are taking courses in relation to the physical activity for individuals with disabilities.

Project Secretary
Ms. Munselle Pientka, the current administrative assistant in HPER Department at WMU

Project Evaluators
Mr. John Van Ooyen, an instructor in special education at Young Adults Program since 1984 and Ms. Jane Billicki, Principal of Young Adults Program at Kalamazoo, MI

External Sponsor
Ed Hofler, Officer, OSERS/RSA, U.S. Department of Education

Internal Sponsor
Lee deLisle, Chair, Department of HPER, WMU


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Western Michigan University
Kalamazoo MI 49008 USA
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