Biography – Mark Friedrich

Mark Friedrich is the 2016 NJAHPERD Secondary Physical Education Teacher of the Year and a member of the NJAHPERD Executive Board for Physical Education. Mark has 24 years of teaching experience combined between the elementary school and high school level. Mark has been a member of the Millburn High School H&PE Dept. for the past 16 years where he teaches Adventure Education & Health in Millburn, NJ. Since 2005, Mark has been instructing Adventure Education and travels the country presenting to both State and National Organizations on the topics of Team Building, Icebreaker Activities, Problem Solving, Trust Building and Cooperative Games. In 2018, Mark presented at The SHAPE America National Convention in Nashville, TN and The Eastern District Conference in Burlington, VT. FOX 5 News NY honored Mark and the Millburn High School Adventure Education Program in May of 2018 as part of their Teacher Appreciation Series on the evening news. Mark is married with 3 young children and is excited to make his first visit to the state of Wisconsin.