Wellness Champions

Kudos! June Wellness Champions

Posted On June 1, 2019

EDWS sponsored a special National Walking Day event on Wednesday, April 3rd.   We want to thank the following volunteers who helped to make this event a success on all six (6) campuses!

Alpharetta – Denise Fowler Dunwoody – Maria Batty Clarkston – Fran Mohr Decatur – Betsy Hardy & Susan Fitzgerald Newton – Stephanie Langston… more »

Kudos! May Wellness Champions

Posted On May 1, 2019

This month we want to recognize Annemarie de Wet, Mary Estavillo, and Summer Mashayekh, Georgia State undergraduate Nursing students who completed a formal community clinical rotation working with EDWS this spring semester.

The students assisted EDWS with offering blood pressure and BMI screenings at the monthly First Thursdays. Also, they worked as a group to… more »

Kudos! April Wellness Champion

Posted On April 1, 2019

This month, we want to recognize Wakita Rucker Bradford, a Registered Nurse, Nurse Educator and Simulation Lab Coordinator in the Associate of Science in Nursing Program at the Dunwoody Perimeter College Campus.

Wakita is the first Georgia State employee to log in the MapMyFitness tracking platform multiple completed Panther Trails walks at two Perimeter College… more »

Kudos! March Wellness Champion

Posted On March 1, 2019

This month, we want to recognize David Talley, former Wellness Program Administrator, Office of Employee Development and Wellness Services (EDWS).

For more than two years, David did a commendable job serving the Georgia State community providing a variety of wellness offerings including health coaching, nutrition consultations, training workshops, and coordinating a weight management pilot program.

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Kudos! February Wellness Champion

This month, we want to recognize Gail Imoukhuede, former Benefits Manager in Human Resources at Georgia State.

Gail became actively involved with the Wellness Strategic Planning Task Force and Wellness Champions Subcommittee soon after she joined Georgia State in 2014.  For nearly five years, Gail served on the task force, participated in wellness activities, and… more »

Kudos! January Wellness Champion

This month, we want to recognize Denise Fowler, Administrative Secretary/Student Services, Georgia State University Perimeter College.

During the past year, Denise attended numerous EDWS sponsored events via WebEx and onsite at the Alpharetta Campus.  In October, Denise volunteered to serve as the Wellness Champion during the Panther Trails Dedication at the Alpharetta campus.

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Kudos! December Wellness Champions

This month, we want to recognize three Georgia State graduate students who worked in the Office of Employee Development & Wellness Services throughout the fall semester- Amanda Wilkes, Graduate Assistant, Shivangi Panchal, Graduate Public Health Intern, and Jessie Salters, Graduate Social Work Intern.

Amanda is enrolled in a Respiratory Therapy graduate program.  She worked as… more »

Kudos! November Wellness Champions

This month, we want to recognize all Georgia State ‘Panther Family’ members, including students, faculty, staff, and retirees, who joined EDWS at the official Perimeter College Panther Trails Dedications and Walks held at the following campuses – Alpharetta (October 3); Newton (October 3); Dunwoody (October 10); Decatur (October 17); Clarkston (October 24)

We want to… more »

Kudos! August Wellness Champion

This month, we want to recognize Nikki Marshall, Administrative Specialist, Human Resources Administration, Georgia State University, Atlanta Campus.  Nikki has been going above and beyond her regular job responsibilities at Georgia State to help promote wellness activities and programs sponsored by EDWS and other campus partners. During the past two years, Nikki served as… more »

Kudos! May Wellness Champions

Posted On May 1, 2018

EDWS sponsored a special National Walking Day event on Wednesday, April 4th.   We want to thank the following volunteers who helped to make this event a success on all six (6) campuses!

Alpharetta – Brittani Sterling Dunwoody – Pat Ziebart Clarkston – Fran Mohr Decatur – Betsy Hardy, Susan Fitzgerald Newton – Stephanie Langston Atlanta… more »