Staff and Faculty

The KRA faculty represent a range of disciplines within the field that provides students with a comprehensive curriculum to ensure they are top in their field.

Department Chair
Name Phone Email Office
Chris Hopper Dr. Chris Hopper
Department Chair
707.826.3853 KA 348
Department Staff
Name Phone Email Office
Margaret Griggs
Administrative Support Coordinator II
707.826.4537 KA 305
Kim Moon Kim Moon
Administrative Support Coordinator II
707.826.4538 KA 305
Kinesiology Faculty
Name Phone Email Office
Dr. David Adams
Assistant Professor, Pedagogy & APE
707.826.3557 KA 334
Dr. Brian K Blackburn
Assistant Professor
707.826.5962 KA 340
Dr. Taylor Bloedon, RD., CSSD
Assistant Professor/Nutrition
707.826.5967 KA 326
Dr. Rock Braithwaite
707.826.4543 KA 312
Dr. Young Sub Kwon, ACSM RCEP, NSCA CSCS*D
Associate Professor/ Director, Human Performance Lab
707.826.5944 KA 328
Dr. Whitney Ogle, DPT
Assistant Professor
707.826.5929 KA 324
Dr. Justus Ortega
Professor/Director, Biomechanics Lab
707.826.4274 KA 336
Dr. Jill Pawlowski, MPH
Assistant Professor
707.826.4541 KA 332
Dr. Kimberly Perris
Assistant Professor, Director of Nursing
Recreation Administration Faculty
Name Phone Email Office
Dr. Geneviève Marchand
Assistant Professor
707.826.4591 KA 338
Dr. Jayne McGuire
Associate Professor
707.826.3735 KA 322
Dr. Ara Pachmayer
Assistant Professor
707.826.4128 KA 330
Name Phone Email Office
Richard Alvarez
Dive Safety Officer
707.826.4539 KA 320
Charlie Bloedon
Lecturer & Pre-PT and Exercise Science Advisor
707.826.3378 KA 308
Dr. Christine Dobrowolski
Lecturer: Health Education Online Teacher, No Office
Patrick Hyland Patrick Hyland
Human Performance Lab Coordinator
707.826.5971 KA 228
Peggy Ilene
Lecturer: Aikido
707.826.4318 KA 316
Kristen Ince
Lecturer: Stretch and Relaxation Technique & Yoga
707.826.4536 KA 316
Lisa Jennings, M.S.
Lecturer: Internship Coordinator, Academic Adviser, & Pilates Instructor
707.826.3841 KA 306
Hanna Johnston
Scuba Lecturer
707.826.4539 KA 320
Beth Larson, M.S.
North Coast Concussion Program Coordinator
707.826.3533 KA 310
Lawre Maple
Aquatics Coordinator
707.826.5941 KA 111A
Steve Monk
Boating Safety Officer
707.826.4539 KA 320
Jennifer Ortega, M.S.
Lecturer: Environmental Education
707.826.4536 KA 316
Drew Peterson, M.A., NSCA CSCS*D, RSCC*E, USAW Level 1
Lecturer: Strength Fitness
707.826.4519 SRC 183
Krista Ranstrom, M.S.
Lecturer: Kinesiology Pedagogy
707.826.4536 KA 316
Paula Scott
Lecturer: Yoga
707.826.5964 KA 316
Debbie Weist
Lecturer KA 316