- B.S. Tarleton State University, 1976
- M.Ed. Tarleton State University, 1978
Penny Wright (M.Ed.; AFAA; Yoga; Group Exercise & Fitness specialist; Lifeguard & WSI) has completed 37 years as an instructor in the TSU Kinesiology Department. For 18 years, she served as Director of the Texan Stars Dance Team, 8 years departmental advisor for TPE (majors’ organization), several years as an academic advisor and Director of the TSU Pool Facility. Throughout the years, she has taught a diverse number of classes including Theory of Gymnastics and Dance, Conditioning and Fitness, Fitness Walking, Bowling, Swimming, Teaching for the Elementary School Child, Test and Measurements, and Wellness. She enjoys biking, jogging, and has a love/hate relationship with cross-fit training. Mrs. Wright loves to travel to visit both her adult sons and spending quality time with her grandson.