professional organization service

Member-at-large - National Consortium for Physical Education for Individuals with Disabilities; 2017 - 2019

Student Representative - North American Federation of Adapted Physical Activity; 2016 - 2018

Member - Annual Conference Planning Committee; SHAPE America; 2017 - 2019

Reviewer - Proposal abstracts, SHAPE America; 2014 - 2016

university service  

Affiliate Mentor - Summer Undergraduate Research Program; 2016

Chair, Proposal Sub-Committee, Curry Research Council; 2014-2016

Moderator, Curry Research Conference; 2014

professional membership

SHAPE America, formerly AAHPERD; April 2009 - Present

National Consortium of Physical Education for Individuals with Disabilities (NCPEID); Jun 2014 - Present

National Association for Adapted Physical Activity (NAFAPA); 2014 - Present

International Society for Autism Research (INSAR) (Oct 2014 - Present)


Adapted Physical Activity Quarterly; 2014 - Present

PALAESTRA; 2014 - Present


Team Up! with Autism Speaks

  • Ran Mohican Trail Marathon - fundraised for Autism Speaks

Special Olympics - Swimming

  • Assisted main instructor with swimming lessons for individuals with disabilities

Autism Speaks Halloween Carnival

  • Helped local UVa chapter of Autism Speaks during the UVa Halloween Carnival

  • Helped with awareness campaign

Charlottesville Area Mountain Bike Club

  • Active member
  • Helped with local trail building and advocacy for off-road trail use