All Campus Recreation Group Fitness Instructors are CPR/AED certified, and many hold nationally recognized group fitness certifications. Instructors have previous group fitness leadership experience prior to hiring, or have completed the Campus Recreation in-house Instructor Training Program before instructing.
If you are interested in teaching for Campus Recreation, contact Eric Appiah 815-753-9421 to set up an interview.
We are looking to hire individuals who:
Mary Beth Henning
Hometown: Lambertville, Michigan
College of Education
Certification: AFAA Group Exercise Instructor
Sculpt & Stretch and Cycle
Favorite form of exercise: Cycling
Fun fact: Scottish dancer
Hometown: Pacific Grove, Ca.
Certifications: Reiki, Ohashiatsu Shiatsu, Apprentice schooled yoga/15 years as a teacher
Group Fitness Class: Hatha Yoga
Favorite form of exercise: Yoga/Walking/Gardening
Fun fact: I have a Japanese Koi pond
Hometown: Mt. Prospect, IL
Major: MS Educational Psychology, BS Physical Education
Certification: PiYo and Svaroopa Yoga Foundations
Classes taught: Yoga and various toning classes
Favorite form of exercise: Vinyasa yoga and running
Fun fact: I served in the Marine Corps
Hometown: Chicago, Il
Classes taught: Zumba, Hip Hop Fusion
Favorite form of exercise: Dancing, Running
Fun fact: Once attended a Square Dance Convention (it was awesome!)
Hometown: Park Ridge, Il
Certifications: American Council on Exercise Group Fitness Instructor, Zumba, PiYo, MVe Pilates, American Heart Association CPR and First Aid
Classes taught: Zumba, PiYop, and Core Express
Why Do You Love Group Fitness: I enjoy getting to know participants and fellow instructors. For many people, group fitness is a chance to get fit, socialize, and de-stress. As an instructor, I’m glad I can help participants accomplish these things!