Senior Graduate Program Director
Sarah Benes was program dDirector for physical and health education programs at Boston University for six years before joining Merrimack College. She has published multiple articles in peer reviewed journals as well as a recently published textbook. She also presents at local and national conferences regularly and is actively engaged in service to the physical and health education professions as well as to the community. Benes’ research interests include skills-based health education, physical activity in schools, and enhancing school-based physical and health education programming.
Ed.D., Curriculum and Teaching, Boston University
Ed.M., Human Movement, Boston University
B.S., Athletic Training, University of Connecticut