AORE Association News September 2016 - Page 2

Your AORE Contacts




Russ Watts, President

CEO of Watts Group Coaching and Consulting

Executive Coach and Organizational Consultant

1513 44th St NW

Washington DC. 20007

Work: +39.334.378.7687

Lance Haynie, President Elect

Associate Director for Programs

University of Georgia

201 Ramsey Student Center

330 River Road

Athens, GA 30602

Work: 706.542.5060

Bryan Karban, Treasurer

Climbing and Trips Coordinator

University of Minnesota

U. Rec & Wellness Center

Suite 68

Minneapolis, MN 55455

Work: 612.626.4822

Jeremy Oyen, Secretary

Manager, Program Operations

REI Outdoor Programs and Outreach

6750 S. 228th St

Kent, WA 98032

Work: 253.437.5730

Albert Mitugo

Senior Coordinator, SMU Outdoor Adventures

Southern Methodist University

6000 Bush Ave.

Dallas TX 75275

Work: 214.768.4822

M. Mackenzie Lopes Brady

Program Manager


3543 18th Street, Suite 18

San Francisco, CA 94110

Work: 910-633-9474

Nathan Williams

Assistant Director for Outdoor Adventures

Department of University Recreation

North Carolina State University

2611 Cates Ave; RM 1000

Raleigh, NC 27695

Kellie Gerbers

Assistant Director for Outdoor Recreation

University of Georgia

201 Ramsey Student Center

330 River Road

Athens, GA 30602

Work: 706.524.5060

Eric Neumann

Change Strategy Manager


333 S. 7th Street

Suite 1700

Minneapolis, MN 55402

Work: 218.390.9863

Paul Sanford

National Director of Recreation Policy

The Wilderness Society

1615 M Street NW

Washington, DC 20036

Work: 202.429.2615

Casey Dunphy, Student Representative

Graduate Assistant

Clemson University

Clemson Outdoor Recreation and Education

Work: 864.656.0892

Guy deBrun, Past President

Assistant Director, Adventure Programs

James Madison University

MSC 3901

Harrisonburg, VA 22807

Work: 540.568.8713

Fax: 540.568.8701

Access Committee

Andy Nelson

Coordinator, Outdoor Program

Colorado State University

8027 Campus Delivery

Fort Collins, CO 80523

Brian Shirley

Corvalis, OR

Awards Committee

Jenn Velie

Coordinator, Outdoor Adventure

University of Central Florida

4000 Central Florida Blvd

Orlando, FL 32816

Steven Whitman

Coordinator, Outdoor Pursuits

Stephen F. Austin State University

1817 Wilson Dr

Nacogdoches, TX 75962

Diversity, Equity & Inclusion Committee

Katie Hecker

Challenge Course Grad Asst

Western Kentucky University

1906 College Heights Blvd

Bowling Green, KY 42101

Abby Rowe

Director, Outdoor Education

Colgate University

13 Oak Drive

Hamilton, NY 13346

Environmental Stewardship Committee

Andrea Hassler

Trails and Outdoors Coordinator

University of Colorado Colorado Springs

1420 Austin Bluffs Parkway

Colorado Springs, CO 80918

Elise Clausen

Outdoor Program Coordinator – Climbing Center

University of Idaho

Campus Recreation

875 Perimeter Dr. MS 1230

Moscow, Idaho 83844-1230

Presenter Relations Committee

Scott Dirksen

Coordinator, Campus Recreation

Auburn University

601 Heisman Dr

Auburn, AL 36849

Jennifer Hazelrigs

Assistant Director, Campus Recreation and Wellness

Auburn University

601 Heisman Dr

Auburn, AL 36849

Research and Publications Committee

Dr. Andrew Szolosi

Assistant Professor, Recreation and Sports Pedagogy

Ohio University

79 Court Street

Athens, OH 45701

Dr. Rob Perkins

Professor, Leadership and Recreation, Tourism and Events

Central Washington University

400 E. University Way MS:7565

Ellensburg, WA 98926

Student Development Committee

Chris Bullard

Asst Coordinator, Outdoor Program

Portland State University

1800 SW Sixth Ave

Portland, OR 97207

Jason Gosch

Adventure Program Coordinator

University of South Florida

4202 E Fowler Ave

Tampa, FL 33260

Jeannette Stawski, CAE

Executive Director

Association of Outdoor Recreation and Education

1100 N Main St. Ste. 101

Ann Arbor, MI 48104

Work: 810.772.6493