UMW Wellness Team


Understanding that all choices related to wellness are individual the UMW Wellness Team strives to provide the university community with programming and learning opportunities to enable individuals to embrace a healthier, well-balance, and constructive lifestyle.

The following are members of the Wellness team for the 2013-14 year:

  • Dr. Tom Riley, University Physician and Director of University Health Center
  • Ray Tuttle, Director of Judicial Affairs and Community Responsibility
  • Ian Rogol, Head Athletic Trainer for Intercollegiate Athletics
  • Heidi Simpson, Associate Director of University Health Center
  • Nicole Surething, Director of Counseling and Psychological Services
  • Yuri Panzhin, Wellness Team Consultant and Assistant Director of Fitness and Wellness
  • Rose Benedict, Unit Marketing Coordinator, Dining Services
  • Dan Gardner, Assistant Director of Campus Recreation, IM Sports and Sport Clubs
  • Megan Petter, Program Coordinator, Student Activities & Engagement
  • Melissa Palguta, Staff Psychologist, Counseling and Psychological Services
  • Tony Leger, Area Coordinator, Residence Life
  • Jennifer Cooper, Benefits & Employee Relations Specialist, Human Resources
  • Samantha Worman, Executive Director of Student Government Association, Student
  • Angela Pitts, Associate Professor of Classics, Department of Classics, Philosophy, and Religion