Tammy Brant has taught physical education for 20 years, the last 10 at Selma Middle School in Selma, Indiana. After coming back home to Selma, she has been able to revamp the curriculum and acquire NASPE STARS status in 2008. Tammy has written and been awarded numerous grants to help enhance a fitness-based curriculum to help keep the activities current and increase MVPA. Tammy is active in the state, district, and national associations, and has participated in numerous projects for the National Association of Sport and Physical Education (NASPE). In 2011, she was recognized by NASPE and awarded the Middle School National Physical Educator of the Year.