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Dr. Mark Kattenbraker


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Dr. Kattenbraker earned BS and MS degrees in exercise science from SIU & EIU respectively, and a Ph.D. degree from SIU in Health Education. Currently, Dr. Kattenbraker teaches senior level exercise science courses and co-teaches one graduate course for the Adult Fitness Program where he also serves as an associate director. He currently serves as the IAHPERD president with officer positions dating back seven years. He has assisted Dr. Jeff Willardson on several projects from text supplements to exercise gadgets. He is married to Colleen (Vandever) Kattenbraker and together they have two children, Sophie and Grant.