We have three full-time faculty members leading our program and several others who teach classes in their area of expertise.
Dr. Connally is a former Christian camp director and active with several national recreation ministry organizations.
Dr. Chris Wynveen's professional recreation expereince includes over 10 years of youth camp experience, including 2 years as a scout camp director. He also has interests in the human dimensions of natural resource management, particularly in coastal conservation and aquatic recreation. Dr. Wynveen leads a study abroad program in Australia.
Dr. Kelli McMahan’s professional background is in both public and campus recreation - specifically outdoor adventure programs. She holds numerous certifications in outdoor adventure leadership. Dr. McMahan instructs a 21-day intensive in outdoor leadership each May.
We look forward to helping you explore your place in the recreation and leisure service profession, and to help you maximize your academic potential in our classes. We are a highly personal, relatively small program. Our faculty members are dedicated to investing in the lives of our students.