Northern Michigan University Professor Mary Jane Tremethick received the College and University Leader of the Year Award at the Michigan Association for Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance annual conference. Tremethick teaches in NMU’s health, physical education and recreation department. She serves on the health council and as chair of the scholarship committee for the Midwest District of the American Alliance of Health, Physical Education, Recreation and Dance. Her leadership roles include past chair of the student involvement committee of the American Association for Health Education and member of AAHE’s national awards committee. The award Tremethick received is presented annually to one faculty member in Michigan who specializes in the health, physical education and recreation academic area.