Meet the 2015-2016 Student Managers

Staff

Christine PanellaName: Christine Panella
Position: Student Manager - University Fitness

Major: Health and Human Performance
Number of Semesters Working for Rec Sports: 8
Favorites:

  • Part of working for Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics: The atmosphere with not only my coworkers, but the patrons who come in. It's an upbeat, energetic, and fun environment. It's how I've formed some of the best relationships I have.
  • Quote: "It's better to be at the bottom of the ladder you want to climb than to be on the top of one you don't"
  • Thing to do to stay active: Play intramurals, bike rides, and participate in group fitness classes!

Who Inspires you? My Mother
One Goal for the Semester? To have 80% participation in all Pay it Forwards projects for the semester throughout our staff.

 

Dan JaskolskiName: Dan Jaskolski
Position: Student Manager - Williams Center Weight Room

Major: Health, Human Performance, Recreation, and Coaching
Number of Semesters Working for Rec Sports: 4
Favorites:

  • Part of working for Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics: All the different people you meet and also the opportunities to pay it forward!
  • Quote: For every minute you are angry you lose 60 seconds of happiness.
  • Thing to do to stay active: Playing intramurals with friends and lifting

Who Inspires you? My Dad One
Goal for the Semester? Become a better cook and also master my crock pot skills!

 

D HansenName: D Hansen
Position: Student Manager - Group Fitness

Major: Health, Human Performance, & Recreation Minor: Special Ed
Number of Semesters Working for Rec Sports: 6
Favorites:

  • Part of working for Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics: The lifelong friendships I've gained
  • Quote: "Friendship multiplies the good of life and divides the evil"
  • Thing to do to stay active: My favorite things to do to stay active are teaching group fitness classes and rollerblading when it's nice out

Who Inspires you? My Daddy
One Goal for the Semester? Be part on an intramural team that wins

 

Erin DoolittleName: Erin Doolittle
Position: Head Lifeguard

Major: Marketing
Number of Semesters Working for Rec Sports: 3
Favorites:

  • Part of working for Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics: All of the new people you get to meet and encounter every day
  • Quote: "If opportunity doesn't knock, build a door."
  • Thing to do to stay active: to go running

Who Inspires you? My niece and nephew
One Goal for the Semester? Attend more of the fitness group classes

 

Hannah AndersonName: Hannah Anderson
Position: Program Assistant - Group Fitness

Major: Corporate Health and Communications
Number of Semesters Working for Rec Sports : 4
Favorites:

  • Part of working for Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics: Meeting so many amazing people that have become my best friends and family
  • Quote: "Attract what you except, reflect what you desire, become what you respect, mirror what you admire"
  • Thing to do to stay active: Running

Who Inspires you? My Parents
One Goal for the Semester? Have more patience for those around me.

 

Hannah ShiltsName: Hannah Shilts
Position: Program Assistant - Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics

Major: Sociology
Number of Semesters Working for Rec Sports: 5
Favorites:

  • Part of working for Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics: Making lifelong friendships
  • Quote: "Surround yourself with people who make you hungry for life, touch your heart, and nourish your soul." - Unknown
  • Things you do to stay active: Taking advantage of being outside whether it is hiking, kayaking, or swimming in the fall to skiing in the winter

Who Inspires you? My mother
One Goal for the Semester? To be optimistic

 

Val SchmidtName: Val Schmidt
Position: Program Assistant - Williams Center Weight Room

Major: Speech Therapy
Number of semesters working for Rec Sports: 5
Favorites:

  • Part of working for rec sports: all the great people I've met
  • Quote: "A day without laughter is a day wasted"
  • Thing to do to stay active: anything outside

Who inspires me? My Parents
One goal for the semester? Memorize everyone's names by the end of the semester

 

Sydney SprinkelName: Sydney Sprinkel
Position: Program Assistant - Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics

Major: Elementary Education
Number of semesters working: 4
Favorites:

  • Part of working for rec sports: being in a social environment and meeting new people!
  • Quote: "Attract what you expect, Reflect what you desire, Become what you respect, Mirror what you admire."
  • Things you do to stay active: I go on runs, go to group fitness classes, lift in the Williams center and play intramural sports.

Who inspires you? My Parents
One Goal for the semester? To go into everyday open minded.

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Whitewater, WI 53190-1790

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