IUP Alumna Receives Emerging Leader Award

Posted on 12/15/2014 10:12:40 AM

ashley taitAshley Tait Weller (IUP 2007) was selected for the Emerging Leader Award for 2014 by the Pennsylvania State Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance.

This award recognizes an outstanding young professional who exemplifies professionalism and outstanding leadership in health, physical education, recreation, dance, and other related fields of study. A former IUP Dance Theater Company member, Weller was a double major in Theater and Dance Arts and is on the faculty at the Lehigh Valley Charter School for the Arts.

For the past eight years, IUP Dance alumni have held leadership positions for PSAHPERD and have been awarded for their years of service and professionalism to the organization.