Tony A. Mobley

Tony A. Mobley
Year Elected ALS Fellow: 
Highest Degree: 
Re.D., Indiana University, 1965
Current Position: 
Professor Emeritus of Recreation and Park Administration, Recreation and Park Administration Department, School of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation. Dean Emeritus—School of Health, Physical Education, and Recreation, IU Bloomington

Dr. Mobley previously served on the faculty at Penn State and at Western Illinois. His scholarly interests include the philosophy of leisure and administrative theory. He has co-authored a book and published several articles in various state and national professional journals, and has served as President of NRPA, President of SPRE, and President of AAPRA. Awards and honors include the National Distinguished Professional Award from NRPA, Distinguished Fellow Award from SPRE, the Nash Scholar Lecture Award from AALR, Honor Award by the College and University Administrators Council, and Who's Who in America. Dr. Mobley coordinated efforts to achieve COPA recognition of the accreditation program.