Skip to body

Physical Education, School Health and Movement Studies

College of Education and Professional Studies

Kris Espinoza, MS

Kris Espinoza, Senior Lecturer


MS in Health Education and PE, Central Washington University 1995.

BA in School Health Education and Washington State Teacher's Certificate, K-12 (Health and English endorsed): CWU, 1993


  • Full-time instructor at CWU since 2006
  • HIV/AIDS instructor and instructor trainer for American Red Cross, 15 years
  • CPR/First Aid/AED instructor and instructor trainer for American Red Cross, 5 years
  • Health curriculum developer and trainer for various school districts, American Red Cross, and specialization areas at CWU, Seattle Pacific University, and Skagit Valley College
  • Health change behavior experience with various organizations including Group Health Cooperative smoking cessation program
  • Also taught health in middle school and survived!

Courses Taught:

  • HED - Health Education
    1. 101 - Health Essentials
    2. 323- Infectious Diseases
    3. 324- Non-Infectious Diseases
    4. 446 - Health Ed. Curriculum for Elementary Teachers
  • EMS 245 - Emergency Medical Service                                                                              Responding to Emergency Services
  • PESH 326 - Human Diseases                                                                                                                                                         

Take the Next Step to Becoming a Wildcat.