Margaret Schmidt

Ms. Margaret D. Schmidt

Instructor of Physical Education

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Biography

Margaret D Schmidt (Coach Schmidt) is faculty at Georgia Gwinnett College supporting the School of Science and Technology in physical education. Schmidt currently teaches Choices for Life, a health and wellness course, and group fitness classes.

Prior to serving solely at GGC, Schmidt held a dual appointment at the University of Georgia working as a research assistant on several grants, including a Center for Excellence P30 funded by the National Institute on Drug Abuse and a Georgia Home Visiting Program under the Georgia Department of Public Health.

Schmidt's educational background is in public health, health promotion and behavior from the University of Georgia. She is also a Certified Group Fitness Instructor and a registered yoga teacher through Yoga Alliance, a national organization for yoga professionals. Schmidt has been teaching group fitness classes for over 15 years.

Education

  • Master's – public health – University of Georgia