Katie Gordon, M.A.Ed.

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Katie Gordon, M.A.Ed.

Wellness Promotion Manager

Education

James Madison University (2011) Bachelors in Political Studies and Middle Eastern Cultures
Virginia Tech (2014) Masters in Higher Education Leadership and Student Affairs

Job Responsibilities

-Promote campus wellness through health education, outreach events, presentations, and work in advisory committees
-Co-advise the PEAK Peer Educator program with the Dean of Students Office
-Supervise nutritional education including cooking classes and demonstrations
-Help implement Exercise is Medicine and Fitness Buddies programs
-Conduct the How of Happiness book club program

I Can Help You With

-Wellness Coaching on healthy behavior change
-Presentations for your residence hall, organization, and club
-Cooking demonstrations

What Excites Me About the New Recreation and Wellness Center

-I love how passionate the staff and students are that work here! Everyone comes to work to make a difference, every day.

Hobbies

-Going on hikes and walks, teaching Pilates and other fitness classes, crafting, & drinking coffee