Decker Health and Wellness Studies Faculty/Staff

Lisa Hrehor

Director and Lecturer

Health and Wellness Studies


  • PhD, leadership in higher education administration, Capella University
  • SDA, certificate of advanced study in school district administration, SUNY Cortland
  • MSEd, health and physical education, SUNY Cortland
  • BS, physical education, SUNY Cortland

Teaching overview

  • HWS 158: Rape Aggression Defense (RAD) Wellness Portion
  • HWS 233: Stress Management

Relevant experience, certifications, honors

  • 2011-2013, president for Higher Education Section of NYS Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance (AHPERD)
  • 2010-2013, Campus Pre-School board of director
  • 2007, Amazing Person Award winner for NYS AHPERD Central South Zone
  • 2008-2010, president for NYS AHPERD
  • Taught K-12 health, physical education and adapted physical education for 12 years
  • Coached various sports and levels for 15 years
  • Certified in lifeguard training, WSI, CPR and first aid
  • Certified by the Cooper Institute as a personal trainer
  • Certified as a physical best instructor