University Recreation
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Professional Staff

  • Dion Wade

    Dion Wade

    Director of UREC
    Phone: 206.296.6017

    Credentials:

    MA in Educational Leadership - University of Central Florida
    BS in Business Administration, Trinity University
    Risk Management Training, National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS)
    Assessment Certification Program (ACP) Certified


     

    Jama'l Chukueke

    Jama'l Chukueke

    Associate Director of UREC
    Phone: 206.296.6484

    Credentials:

    MS in Athletic Administration, Marshall University
    BS in Sports Administration, Lock Haven University
    Assessment Certification Program (ACP) Certified

    Responsibilities:

    Facility Operations
    Facility Scheduling
    Safety and Risk Management
    Aquatics 

    Dan Parine

    Dan Parine

    Assistant Director of UREC, Facility Operations
    Phone: 206.296.2842

    Credentials:

      

    Responsibilities:

     

    Kari Budnik

    Kari Budnik

    Assistant Director of UREC, Competitive Sports
    Phone: 206.296.5907

    Credentials:  
    MS, Educational Leadership, University of Central Florida
    BSBA, Marketing and Management, Drake University 

    Responsibilities: 
    Intramural Sports
    Sport Clubs 

     

     

     

    Mileva Huljev

    Mileva Huljev

    Assistant Director of UREC, Outdoor Adventure Recreation
    Phone: 206.296.6418

    Credentials:

    MEd in Student Development Administration, Seattle University
    BA in Psychology & BFA in Printmaking, University of Washington
    Risk Management Training, National Outdoor Leadership School (NOLS)
    Wilderness First Responder (WFR)
    AIARE Level 1 Avalanche
    Kayak and Rock Rescue

    Responsibilities:

    Outdoor Adventure Recreation Programs
    Experiential Leadership Development
    Gear Rentals 

    Samantha Godfrey

    Samantha Godfrey

    Assistant Director of UREC, Eisiminger Operations
    Phone: 206.296.2093
    Christin Everson

    Christin Everson

    Assistant Director of UREC, Fitness
    Phone: 206.220.8543

    Credentials:

    MS in Kinesiology - Indiana University
    BA in Psychology - University of Oregon
    Health Coach and Personal Trainer, American Council on Exercise
    Group Fitness Instructor, Aerobics and Fitness Association of America

    Responsibilities:

    Group Fitness
    Personal Training
    Health and Fitness Education
    Marketing 

    Daniel Espinoza-Gonzalez

    Daniel Espinoza-Gonzalez

    Graduate Assistant, Student Development & Leadership
    Phone: 206.220.8532

    Credentials:

    MEd in Student Development Administration, Seattle University (Anticipated 2016)
    BA in English, Western Washington University
    Interdisciplinary Concentration, Western Washington University

    Responsibilities:

    S.T.A.R.T. Committee
    Student Development and Leadership

     

    Nicholas Deitering

    Nicholas Deitering

    Graduate Assistant, Competitive Sports
    Phone: 206.220.6176

    Credentials:

    MS in Sports Administration and Leadership, Seattle University (Anticipated 2016)
    BS in Kinesiology, Exercise Science - Indiana University, Purdue University

    Responsibilities:

    Intramural Sports
    Club Sports
    Equipment Rental