Faculty & Staff testimonials

Name: Lisa Zickefoose
Title: Fiscal Administrator
Time as SRWC Member: 1-1/2 years
Favorite Rec Activity/Workout: Treadmill, Stepper, some weights and water classes.
Why did you become a member of the Student Recreation & Wellness Center?
Convenience ... My husband and I come in at 6am-ish to work out, get ready for the day (water bill at home decreased!!), store most items in a shared locker by the pool area and then go to work. He works off campus, but it's on his way.


Name: Michael Knuckles
Title: University Dining Services Cook
Time as SRWC Member: 1-1/2 years
Favorite Rec Activity/Workout: Weights & Swimming
Why did you become a member of the Student Recreation & Wellness Center?
To get fit, healthy & live longer!

Name: David Ayers
Title: Director Office of International Programs
Time as SRWC Member: 2 years
Favorite Rec Activity/Workout: Basketball
Why did you become a member of the Student Recreation & Wellness Center?
Stay in shape and social with others on campus.


Name: Gene Marchand
Title: Senior Technology Specialist
Time as SRWC Member: 1.5 years
Favorite Rec Activity/Workout: Running and Swimming
Why did you become a member of the Student Recreation & Wellness Center?
Wanted a place close to work and home where I could workout in my free time. The Rec Center is a better deal than other gyms in the Akron Area.


Name: Marvin B. Duncan
Title: Technology Specialist
Time as SRWC Member: about 3 years
Favorite Rec Activity/Workout: Arc Trainer & True Strider
Why did you become a member of the Student Recreation & Wellness Center?
Exercise on a regularly basis to Lose weight and to help controller my diabetes by diet and exercise; the overall benefit of being healthier and fit.


Name: Paul J.Callahan
Title: Assistant VP Campus Safety/Chief of Police Department
Time as SRWC Member: Three or four years, as I recall
Favorite Rec Activity/Workout: Weight machines and free weights
Why did you become a member of the Student Recreation & Wellness Center?
Improve my overall physical fitness and general health.