Jill MacKenzie , Administrative Assistant
Office: Recreation Center 216
I graduated from Ohio State University, Mansfield Campus. I received my bachelors in Business Administration. Through college I worked at Grandpa's Cheese Barn where I worked my way up and eventaully got into a business related position. I started at the Ashland University Rec Center in fall 2016. Some of my responsiblities include entering new memberships and managing the budget side of things. I like to spend most of my time with my family. They are a huge part of my life. I also love staying fit and exercising.
Janel Molnar, Director
Office: Recreation Center 219
I have been working at Ashland University since 2004; serving as the graduate assistant, assistant director of facilities and have been in the position as director of recreational services since May 2009. My job responsibilities include facility rentals, membership, facility operations and equipment maintenance. I graduated from Ashland University with a Bachelor of Science in recreation and a Master of Education in sport management. I reside in Medina and enjoy playing table tennis, running and spending time with my family.
Krista Chauvin, Assistant Director, Programs
I am starting my journey the summer of 2017. I got my undergrad at UMASS and my masters at Gardner-Web. Previously, I was the director of sports at Limestone College. In my spare time, I enjoy hiking and powerlifting. To this day I compete in the hammer competition. I also enjoy eating food. At Ashland University I will be in charge of all sports and fitness activities in the rec center. Those sports include inturmurals and sports clubs, along with Group X classes.
Office: Recreation Center 217
Justin Fletcher, Assistant Director, Aquatics and Student Development
Office: Recreation Center 218
I began my journey at Ashland University in the fall of 2008 as an incoming freshman, working as a Lifeguard and earning my B.S. in Sport Management. Through my 4 years I worked as a Lifeguard, Swim Instructor, Certification Instructor, and Facility Manager. I returned to Ashland University and began my current position as the Assistant Director, Aquatics & Student Development in May of 2015. In the time inbetween, I spent two years as the Graduate Coordinator for Aquatics at the Rowan University Rec Center, and one year as the Operations Coordinator for Clemson University's Campus Recreation Department. My responsibilities consist of overseeing Customer Service, Equipment Checkout, Fitness Center, Lifeguards, Swim Instructors, Certification Instructors, Lifeguards, and Facility Managers, overseeing our Swim Lesson and safety certifications. I enjoy spending time outdoors, especially waterskiing, snow skiing, hiking, camping, and participating in sports leagues.