Joanne Smith-Tavener, M.Ed, CSCS*D



Joanne has been employed by the New Jersey State Police for 32 years and currently holds the position of Wellness Coordinator. Joanne received both her Bachelor of Science, Health/Exercise Science and Masters of Education, Health Education, from The College of New Jersey. Joanne serves as an adjunct professor for The College of New Jersey for nearly ten years teaching “Current Health and Wellness Issues” and “Stress Management.” Joanne is certified by the National Strength and Conditioning Association as a Certified Sports and Conditioning Specialist. She is also certified as a Health/Fitness Instructor by the American College of Sports Medicine as well as a certified Cancer Exercise Trainer. In addition, Joanne serves as a faculty instructor for AAAI/ISMA lecturing and certifying instructors throughout the United States.