Wellness Committee Members
Professional Title: Human Resources Representative
Represents the Wellness Committee: Has a personal interest in being 'well', but also wants to stay in touch with what activities the Wellness Committee will be sponsoring for our faculty and staff.
Wellness Activities: Golf, snowshoeing, step aerobics classes
Professional Title: ACSM Clinical Exercise Specialist, Professor in Health Physical Education and Recreation and the NMU Exercise Science Lab, AHA Community Training Center Coordinator, MS
Represents the Wellness Committee: HPER is an integral educational component of wellness at NMU. The Exercise Science Lab represents the application of the science of exercise and has an extremely qualified staff of professionals helping to disseminate the application of that science.
Wellness Activities: NMU Health Fair, Dome walking when the weather is bad, otherwise walking/biking/hiking OUTSIDE in our beautiful community environment.
Professional Title: Nursing Support and Simulation Specialist
Represents the Wellness Committee: Believes in a healthy workplace and promoting wellness to all employees.
Wellness Activities: The various fitness classes and walking groups that are held at different times throughout the day for the NMU employees.
Intercollegiate Athletics & Recreational Sports
Professional Title: Manager Vendor Payables/Cash Management, Financial Services Representative
Represents Wellness Committee: To assist and support fellow employees live healthier lifestyles and reduce medical costs.
Wellness Activities: Hiking, biking, aerobics, swimming, and walking
Dr. David Luoma
Professional Title: Medical Director, Ada B. Vielmetti Health Center/Physician
Represents the Wellness Committee: To coordinate with Health Center and to provide additional input for campus-wide opportunities and concerns.
Wellness Activities: Team sports and exercise
Professional Title: Employee Wellness Graduate Assistant PEIF/Human Resources, BS, CMT, RYT,
Represents Wellness Committee: To incorporate creative programs that promote natural health and well-being to the full time staff and faculty at NMU.
Wellness Activities: Yoga, Massage, Hiking, Biking, Running, Sauna
Professional Title: MS BSN RNC CNE, AAUP, Associate Professor in the School of Nursing
Represents the Wellness Committee: To promote a healthier campus community.
Wellness Activities: Walking, Biking Riding, visiting the YMCA
Dining Services Dietitian
Health Promotion Office
Professional Title: AUPP Representative and English Department Professor
Represents the Wellness Committee: He is on the committee because he generally feels healthy and would like to help others feel well and healthy too.
Wellness Activities: Playing basketball, bike riding, some swimming, walking
Professional Title: Fitness and Informal Recreation Manager
Intercollegiate Athletics, Rec Sports, and USEOC
Represents the Wellness Committee: To assist with the health, fitness, and wellness programming needs of the university faculty, staff, and their families by providing safe instruction, and promoting an atmosphere of wellbeing in and around the university.
Wellness Activities: Hiking, swimming, yardwork, travel, water aerobics, and snowshoeing