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Fran Meyer

National Dance Society
Executive Director
Fredericksburg, VA
Dr. Fran Meyer currently serves as the executive director for the National Dance Society (NDS) and the Society of State Leaders of Health and Physical Education (SSLHPE). She also is Vice President of Operations for the International Alliance for Health, Physical Education, Dance, and Sport (IAHPEDS). Prior to these positions, Meyer was health consultant (10 years) to the National Coordinating Committee on School Health and Safety; five years as program coordinator of the Virginia Comprehensive School Health Training and Resource Center, at Longwood University; 14 years as the Virginia Department of Education’s Comprehensive School Health Specialist, Health Education Specialist, and the HIV/AIDS Coordinator; and a public school health, physical education, and dance teacher in the Fredericksburg City Public Schools. She held presidential positions with several organizations (Virginia HPERD, Southern District HPERD, SSLHPE, NDS, and National Dance Association), Secretary General of the International Council for Health, Physical Education, Recreation, Sport and Dance (ICHPER-SD), and was on the AAHPERD Board of Governors. For decades, she held volunteer roles within AHA, ACS, American Red Cross, ALA, and March of Dimes, to name a few. Locally, she serves as chair of the School Health Advisory Board; on the Citizen’s Advisory Committee of the Mary Washington Health Care Hospital; and a member of the UNITY Festival Committee.

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