Danielle Riggins

Danielle Riggins

Chair, Division of Education and Sport Science; Assistant Professor of Education

Phone: 304-637-1236
Campus Location: Liberal Arts Hall


  • Ed.D. Liberty University, Lynchburg, Virginia
  • B.A. Multi-Disciplinary Studies, West Virginia University, Morgantown, West Virginia
  • M.A. Elementary Education and Specilization in 5-9 English/Language Arts; Reading Specialist Pre-K – Adult, West Virginia University
  • National Board Certified Teacher in Early Adolescence English/Language Arts


  • Co-Teaching, Differentation


  • 16 Years of Public School Teaching in Grades 4, 5, 7, 8

Research Interests/Professional Activities

  • 4-H Volunteer


  • National Board Certification in Early Childhood Adolescence English/Language Arts
  • Arch Coal Golden Apple Award, 2016
  • Midland Elementary School Teacher of the Year, 2013
  • Tucker Valley Elementary School Teacher of the Year, 2009
  • Tucker County Teacher of the Year, 2009