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Kennedra Tucker

Kennedra Tucker contributes mainly to Port of Harlem's "Health" and "Features" departments.

kennedra tuckerKennedra Tucker contributes to Port of Harlem’s Features and Health departments. Tucker has a passion for helping people reach their fitness goals and make changes that improve their quality of life. She believes in the principle of lifetime wellness - - that exercising and making nutritious choices should begin in childhood and continue thru adulthood.

Tucker holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Exercise Science and Physical Education from McDaniel College and a Master's Degree in Exercise Science and Health Promotion from the California University of Pennsylvania. She is in her eighth year as a physical education teacher for Prince George’s County (Maryland) Public Schools.

She regularly makes presentations at professional development workshops for County physical education teachers and has presented at the annual Maryland Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance Convention.

The certified aerobics instructor and Aerobic and Fitness Association of America certified personal trainer, is a licensed Zumba instructor and certified cardio-kickboxing instructor. Currently, she is completing her master’s program in Exercise Science and Health Promotion at California University of Pennsylvania.


Recent Articles

02/10/13 - 02/23/13
Z Gospel and Z Go-Go: The New Face of Fitness!

08/08/13 - 08/21/13
To Be Young, Black and Obese

12/26/13 - 02/08/14
A New You . . . by February?

05/01/14 - 05/14/14
Werk! Fitness Challenges for Sisters

08/07/14 - 08/20/14
Bodybuilding for Men Only?

02/19/14 - 03/04/14
Dad’s Heart Attack

08/06/15 - 08/19/15

03/30/15 – 04/13/2016
Likes & Self Esteem: The Danger of Social Media

04/13/17 - 04/26/17
Creeping Obesity: The Silent Killer

Upcoming Appearances

Da-Burn 6 Week Small Group Personal Training
with Kennedra Tucker
Forest Cove Condos
3223 Buena Vista Terrace, SE
Washington DC
Starts January 11, $48 for six sessions
You must pre-register for this class: