Biography

Professor Beverly Sheddan Hatch serves as Chair of the Physical Education Department and Associate Athletic Director at Emory & Henry College.  The department offers four separate majors: Physical Education, Physical Education-Teacher Preparation, Athletic Training, and Sport Management.

Beverly received her Bachelor of Arts in Health and Physical Education from Emory & Henry College and her Masters of Education in Physical Education from East Tennessee State University.  She began her career at Emory & Henry in 1991 where she initially served as the Women’s Tennis Coach and earned Old Dominion Athletic Conference Coach of the Year honors on three different occasions.

She currently teaches courses in Foundations of Physical Education, Skills & Techniques, Physical Education for the Exceptional Child, and Social and Psychological Dimensions of Sport.  In addition, she manages the internships for Sport Management majors and serves as Director of the College’s Lifetime Wellness program.

Educational Background

  • B.A., Emory & Henry College
  • M.Ed., East Tennessee State University