Department of Kinesiology

School of Health and Human Sciences

School Specialty Appoints Dr. Kymm Ballard, UNCG EdD Alumnus, as New Executive Director of Its SPARK(TM) Physical Education Program

More exciting news from  UNCG Kymm BallardEdD in Kinesiology Alumni! Dr. Kymm Ballard is a 2008 graduate of the EdD in KIN program. She has been appointed the new Executive Director of SPARK.

“School Specialty, Inc., a leading distributor of innovative and proprietary products, programs and services to the education marketplace, is pleased to announce today the appointment of Dr. Kymm Ballard as Executive Director of SPARK™. As the world’s most researched and field-tested physical and health education program, SPARK is a key component of School Specialty’s Physical Education offering. Dr. Ballard assumes her new role as Executive Director, following her distinguished leadership in the program as Partnership Development Specialist since 2009, and succeeds Paul Rosengard from the Company.” Dr. Ballard also continues  at Campbell University as an Assistant Professor and the HPETE Coordinator at Campbell University in NC.

Read more: http://www.nasdaq.com/press-release/school-specialty-appoints-dr-kymm-ballard-as-new-executive-director-of-its-sparktm-physical-20150423-01030#ixzz3ZB0vGU00