Mrs. Portia Kershaw is from Brooklyn NY and currently serves as a lecturer in the Health and Physical Education department. She comes to Fayetteville State University with fifteen years of teaching experience as K-12 educator. During her tenure as an educator she has served as:
• Athletic Trainer
• Varsity Softball Coach
•Drivers Education Instructor
Portia earned a bachelor's degree in Health and Physical Education from Virginia State University, a master's degree in Sports Medicine from the United States Sports Academy and is currently completing her doctorate degree in Sport Management.