Department Administration

Northern Michigan University's School of Health and Human Performance is a combined school with undergraduate major programs in community health education, school health education, health and fitness management, K-12 physical education, sports science, and outdoor recreation leadership and management.

There are also master's degree programs in exercise science and athletic training. The school's dean is the primary administrator for the School of Health and Human Performance. Coordinators for each of the program areas are assigned by the faculty.

Elizabeth Wuorinen

Elizabeth Wuorinen
Associate Dean/Director
201A1 PEIF
Phone: 906-227-2528
  • B.A. - Central Michigan University
  • M.S. - Northern Michigan University
  • Ph.D. - University of Michigan


Christy Johnson Christy Johnson
Executive Secretary
201 PEIF
Phone: 906-227-2528


Kristen King
Student Success Specialist (embedded advisor)
217 PEIF
Phone: 906-227-1660