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Health and Physical Education Coordinator, K-12

Christine Wanner
Health and Physical Education Coordinator, K-12

Chris is a passionate leader who fosters an environment of creativity, collaboration, personal growth, and success. She has 26 years of experience in education. She holds a Sixth Year Degree in Educational Leadership from University of New England, a Master of Education Degree in Adventure Education from Plymouth State University, and a Bachelor of Science Degree in Physical Education from University of Massachusetts, Amherst.

Chris has taught under her Health, Physical Education, and Elementary Education certifications in Wallingford, Southington, and Wethersfield, CT. For 12 years, she served as the Coordinator for Health and PE in South Windsor followed by 3 years in a similar role at the Capitol Region Education Council in Hartford. Chris is just beginning her tenure in Westport. Chris’s mission is to change lives by inspiring the lifelong pursuit of overall well-being. The field of Health and Physical Education is a perfect setting for her to do this.

During her free time, Chris loves to read, listen to podcasts, hike, ski, garden, adventure, and play. Above all else, she enjoys and values time with her family and close friends.