Prior to joining Wake in November 2014, DeDe received a B.S. in Secondary Education from Oklahoma State University. Post grad, she taught elementary and secondary school in Oklahoma, Germany, Alabama, and North Carolina. Ultimately, DeDe decided to leave the education profession and pursue a career in the field of health and wellness in roles as a fitness and group fitness director. She is a certified Group Fitness instructor through both American Council on Exercise and Athletics & Fitness Association of America. She holds multiple certifications such as Les Mills BODYPUMP, RPM, BODYFLOW, CXWORX as well as certificates for TRX, SCHWINN Indoor Cycling, Reebok Cycling, Precision Cycling and C.O.R.E. Resist-a-Ball.
Office: Wellbeing Center – A207
B.S. in Secondary Education – Oklahoma State University