Meet the 2016-2017 Student Managers

Staff
not pictured: Christine Panella

Allen CastilloName: Allen Castillo   
Position: Program Assistant
Number of Semesters Working for Rec Sports, what positions: 6 semesters - Program Assistant (2 sem.), Personal Trainer (2 sem.), Building Supervisor (3 sem.), Fitness Supervisor (3 sem.)
Favorites:

  •  Part of working for Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics: How much it develops you as a student - professionally and personally             
  •  Thing to do to stay active: Weight Room, Fitbit steps
  • Ice Cream/Custard flavor: Cookies and Cream
  • One goal for the semester: Find a summer internship
  • Two things on your bucket list:  Skydiving (maybe) and visiting the Philippines
  • Three words to describe yourself: Humble, fun and dynamic

 

Erin DoolittleName: Liberty Wieseman  
Position: Co-Manager, Williams Center Weight Room
Number of Semesters Working for Rec Sports, what positions: 6 semesters - Fitness Supervisor and Weight Room Manager
Favorites:

  •  Part of working for Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics: The people I've met, both staff and patrons        
  •  Thing to do to stay active: Intramural Sports, Group Fitness Classes, Working out in the Williams Center Gym
  • Ice Cream/Custard Flavor: Chocolate Chip Cookie Dough
  • One goal for the semester: To successfully finish the Indoor Ironman
  • Two things on your bucket list: Be in the audience for an episode of Saturday Night Live, Visit every continent at least once
  • Three words to describe yourself: Easy-going, Optimistic, Comical

 

Allen CastilloName: Jake Carey  
Position: Head Lifeguard
Number of Semesters Working for Rec Sports, what positions: 3 semesters - Head Lifeguard (1 sem.), Lifeguard (2 sem.)
Favorites:

  •  Part of working for Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics: I'd have to thank the people.  Getting to meet new staff and patrons all the time.            
  •  Thing to do to stay active: Swim and a little bit of diving board time. 
  • Ice Cream/Custard flavor: Peanut butter chocolate anything is fine with me
  • One goal for the semester: Make someone's life easier daily
  • Two things on your bucket list: Touch a seal, Make a firework (preferably the kind that look like a willow tree)
  • Three words to describe yourself: Well-rounded, Reliable, Open-minded

 

 

Maggie LandsingerName: Maggie Landsinger  
Position: Co-Manager, Williams Center Weight Room
Number of Semesters Working for Rec Sports, what positions: 4 semesters - Fitness Supervisor (4 sem.), Student Manager (2 sem.)
Favorites:

  •  Part of working for Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics: My co-workers!        
  •  Thing to do to stay active: Group Fitness Classes and Indoor Ironman
  • Ice Cream/Custard flavor:  Chocolate
  • One goal for the semester: I'm graduating in May, I would say to make sure I don't take any time I have left with Warhawk Fitness & Aquatics for granted!
  • Two things on your bucket list: Travel Ireland and publish a cookbook
  • Three words to describe yourself: Ambitious, Feisty, Passionate

 

Hannah AndersonName: Hannah Anderson
Position: Manager, Group Fitness
Number of Semesters Working for Rec Sports, what positions: 7 semesters 
Favorites:

  •  Part of working for Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics: The staff that becomes your family :)    
  •  Thing to do to stay active: Running, hiking, Group Fitness Classes
  • Ice Cream/Custard flavor: Mint Chocolate Chip
  • One goal for the semester: Learn to cook!
  • Two things on your bucket list: Visit every continent
  • Three words to describe yourself: Bubbly, Passionate, Driven

 

Christine PanellaName: Christine Panella  
Position: Program Assistant, Special Projects
Number of Semesters Working for Rec Sports, what positions: 11 semesters - Fitness Supervisor, Program Assistant, Student Manager and Building Supervisor (and an actively involved Intramural participant)
Favorites:

  •  Part of working for Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics: The people hands down 
  •  Thing to do to stay active: Going on walks/bikes around town
  • Ice Cream/Custard flavor: Bonfire Smores at Culvers
  • One goal for the semester: To get a job before graduation
  • Two things on your bucket list: Visit every state (even if it means just driving through it) and run a half marathon
  • Three words to describe yourself: Engergetic, Dependable, Approachable

 

D HansenName: Dan Jensen
Position: Manager, University Fitness
Number of Semesters Working for Rec Sports, what positions:  6 semesters - Fitness Supervisor, Maintenance Team and Student Manager
Favorites:

  •  Part of working for Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics: Helping create a welcoming environment for all patrons wanting to improve themselves one workout at a time    
  •  Thing to do to stay active: Workout and play soccer
  • Ice Cream/Custard flavor: Bonfire Smores
  • One goal for the semester: Finish on the Dean's List for the 4th consecutive semester
  • Two things on your bucket list: Watch a Liverpool FC home game, Visit Moraine Lake in Canada
  • Three words to describe you: Tall, Soccer, Calm

 

Erin DoolittleName: Kari Rebman
Position: Program Assistant, Group Fitness
Number of Semesters Working for Rec Sports, what positions: 6 semesters - Finess Supervisor (2 sem.), Group Fitness Instructor (5 sem.)
Favorites:

  •  Part of working for Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics: The fun-loving atmosphere where you are surrounded by dedicated and encouraging co-workers that become your best friends!        
  •  Thing to do to stay active: Group Fitness Classes are my favorite way to stay active, However, I love outdoor activities such as hiking, kayaking and swimming.
  • Ice Cream/Custard Flavor: Blueberry cheesecake
  • One goal for the semester:  Learn to become better at identifying trees
  • Two things on your bucket list: Visit all the United States National Parks and earn my scuba diving license
  • Three words to describe yourself: Goofball, Go-Getter, Outdoorsy

 

Erin DoolittleName: Kate Larson
Position: Program Assistant, Warhawk Fitness & Aquatics
Number of Semesters Working for Rec Sports, what positions: 6 semesters - Fitness Supervisor, Lifeguard
Favorites:

  •  Part of working for Warhawk Fitness and Aquatics: I adore my coworkers, this is a great place to make lifelong friends      
  •  Thing to do to stay active: Play Intramural Sports, and use the Williams Center Weight Room/University Fitness
  • Ice Cream/Custard Flavor: Salted caramel
  • One goal for the semester:  Get a t-shirt for Intramural Sand Volleyball
  • Two things on your bucket list: Live abroad for awhile (where TBD), and get my motorcycling license
  • Three words to describe yourself: Gregarious, Adventuresome, Cheerful

 

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