Zack Papalia (HPM MPH '12) received his PhD in Kinesiology at the 2019 winter commencement at Penn State University. Papalia is a 2007 graduate of Warren Area High School in Pennsylvania. He earned his BS in Kinesiology from Penn State University in 2011 and his Master of Public Health from the Department of Health Policy and Management at Pitt Public Health in 2012. Papalia's doctoral dissertation was titled, "Examining the Relationship Between Common Worksite Health Components, Sedentary Behavior, and Employee Performance." Papalia is now a population health management consultant for USI Insurance Services. The Department of Health Policy and Management extends a proud congratulations to Zack!