Dana Heffentrager; Physical Education Teacher
Dana Heffentrager, Mrs. H, is one of our physical education teachers at Westmeade. She grew up in the Metro Nashville Public School system. She has a BS and MS in Exercise Science and Health Promotion from MTSU. Several years ago, she completed courses at Trevecca to receive certification to teach K-12 physical education and health. Prior to beginning her teaching career, Mrs. H. worked in the hospital setting educating heart patients on healthy behaviors and the importance of exercise.
She lives in Nashville with her husband Jim and cat Pepper. Mrs. H. enjoys exercising, going to estate sales, and spending time with her family. Educating children on the importance of being active and making healthy choices is very important to her. She wants every student to be excited about physical education class.