Head of Kinesiology Dept.
Office: Wharton campus, Gym-220
Phone: (979) 532-6369
Mr. Bahnsen received his B.S. in Physical Education Degree in 1955 and his Masters Degree in Health, Physical Education, and Recreation in 1956 from North Texas State University. After serving in the U.S. Air Force, he began teaching and coaching at W.C.J.C. in 1959. He currently teaches Activity Kinesiology classes.
Office: Wharton campus, Gym-309
Phone: (979) 532-6452
Peggy Fitt has a M.A. degree in Physical Education from the University of Northern Colorado. She has been a Kinesiology Instructor for WCJC since 1998. Currently, she is teaching Foundations of Kinesiology, Drug Use/Abuse, First Aid and Health. Also, she has taught activity classes including Aerobics and Weightlifting.
Kinesiology Instructor/Volleyball Coach
Office: Wharton campus, Gym-206
Phone: (979) 532-6371
Brianna Florus obtained her B.A. degree in Psychology with a minor in Exercise Sport Science at Texas Tech University in 2006. She attended and played volleyball at Blinn College in Brenham before transferring to Texas Tech University on a full volleyball scholarship. She previously coached summer camps at Texas Tech University and served as a head volleyball coach for Lubbock Volleyball Club before being hired as WCJC’s head volleyball coach in 2007. In 2009 she was selected as Coach of the Year for Region XIV, District M. Coach Florus is also an instructor of Aerobics and Co-Ed Volleyball.
Part time Instructors
Mr. Boland received his degree in Health, Physical Education, and History from East Texas State University. He was a teacher/coach in the Texas public schools for 33 years. He has been a part-time instructor at WCJC since 2006. He currently teaches Weight Lifting and Aerobics at the Sugar Land and FBTC campuses.
Julie Reynaud Solis, B.S., M.S.
Mrs. Solis received her B.S. in Sports Administration from the University of Southern Mississippi in Hattiesburg, MS. She obtained her M.S. in Fitness and Human Performance from the University of Houston – Clear Lake. Mrs. Solis began teaching at WCJC in the fall of 2009. Before coming to WCJC, she taught at Galveston College for three semesters. Prior to teaching, Mrs. Solis was a collegiate softball coach for a total of four seasons at Vernon College and Galveston College. Currently, Mrs. Solis teaches Health, and Drug Use and Abuse at the FBTC.
Mrs. Dawn Matejceck
Certified AFAA Fitness Instructor
Mrs. Dawn Matejceck has been a certified fitness instructor for over 13 years. She is certified through the Aerobics and Fitness Association of America since March 1997. Mrs. Matejceck has been part of the WCJC faculty since November 2004. Mrs. Matejceck teaches Aerobics I and II in Wharton and Sugar Land and Weightlifting and Advanced Weightlifting in Sugar Land