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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, Business Operations
    Phone: 206.296.2093

    Credentials:

    MEd in Student Development Administration, Seattle University

    BA in Sport Management, Washington State University

    Assessment Certification Program (ACP) Certified

    Responsibilities:

    Member Services

    Business Operations

    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