Ken received his Bachelor of Education Degree in Physical Education from Southern Connecticut State University and his Master of Science Degree from Long Island University. Ken has been teaching at Sloatsburg Elementary School in the Ramapo Central School District for eighteen years. He is the Elementary Physical Education Coordinator and a district Mentor Teacher. He is an active member of NYS AHPERD and the Catskill Zone. At the Zone level he has served as Zone president, secretary, treasurer, newsletter editor, co-conference coordinator and a Get Moving NY event volunteer. In service to NYS AHPERD, Ken is the chair of the Teacher of the Year Award Committee, a member of the Advocacy Committee and has presented at numerous state conferences. His work, "The ultimate PE challenge, Teaching Tips Combining Physical Education with Physical Geography," was published in SHAPE America's Journal of Physical Education, Recreation and Dance. Ken has been honored with the NYS AHPERD Elementary Teacher of the Year Award, Catskill Zone Amazing Person Award, Rockland County Clerk Distinguished Service Award, Rockland County Executive Award of Excellence, The New York State Assembly Certificate of Merit and the Ramapo Central School District's Distinguished Publisher Award. It is with great pleasure the Elementary/Middle School Physical Education Section recognizes Ken Wojehowski as their 2015 Amazing Person.