Wellness Ambassadors in Action

Photos of Wellness Ambassadors volunteering at health and wellness events on campus or implementing activities within their department.

Mrs. Cathy Ficzner (center photo in the gray shirt) at the October 7 Move Well Farmer’s Market with Campus Wellness staff and Changing Carolina Peer Leaders.

Ms. Gwen Preston at the October 21 Stay Well Farmer’s Market promoting breast cancer awareness.

Dr. Aisha Haynes at the October 21 Stay Well Farmer’s Market promoting breast cancer awareness.

The Wellness Ambassadors collected over 300 pounds of food and supplies during the month of November for the Holiday Food and Supply Drive Challenge. The drive benefitted Harvest Hope Food Bank and The Women’s Shelter. At the end of the challenge in December, the Wellness Ambassadors had collected over 1200 items and 900 pounds!

Wellness Ambassador Ashley Knox collected 179 items from her department at Thomas Cooper Library from November-December.

Wellness Ambassador Louisa Vann collected 664 items from her department at the Center for Child and Family Studies from November-December.

Wellness Ambassador Emily Ashley collected 70 items from her department at the Admissions Office from November-December.

Wellness Ambassador Christmas Social

Wellness Ambassador Gwen Preston (left), Associate Director of Faculty/Staff Wellness Tina Marie Devlin (center) and Wellness Ambassador Leigh Edmonds at the Holiday Social December 2014

Wellness Ambassador Cathy Ficzner (from left), Wellness Ambassador Ashley Byrd-White, Wellness Ambassador Gwen Preston, Associate Director of Faculty/Staff Wellness Tina Marie Devlin (center), Wellness Ambassador Leigh Edmonds, Wellness Ambassador Joelyn Manfredi and Graduate Assistant Mary Cornwell (right) at the Holiday Social December 2014.

Wellness Ambassador Cathy Ficzner (from left), Wellness Ambassador Ashley Byrd-White, Wellness Ambassador Gwen Preston, Associate Director of Faculty/Staff Wellness Tina Marie Devlin (center), Graduate Assistant Chelsea Larsen (center), Wellness Ambassador Leigh Edmonds, Wellness Ambassador Joelyn Manfredi and Graduate Assistant Mary Cornwell (right) at the Holiday Social December 2014.

Wellness Ambassadors BLAST Away with Fitness

Wellness Ambassador Tara Judge (left) and Associate Director of Faculty/Staff Wellness Tina Marie Devlin (right) doing a bicep curl with the resistance bands on January 9, 2015.

Wellness Ambassador Tara Judge gets her office involved at the Child Development and Research Center (CDRC) in the BLAST Resistance Band Workshop offered by Campus Wellness-Faculty/Staff Office on January 9, 2015. The CDRC has also integrated health and wellness tips into their center website to help their staff engage in wellness activities.

Wellness Ambassadors Wear Blue for Colon Cancer Awareness

Wellness Ambassadors Wear Blue for Colon Cancer Awareness

Wellness Ambassador April Osteen (1st row, far left) and her team at USC-School of Medicine Greenville.

Wellness Ambassador April Osteen encourages the medical students to wear blue at USC-School of Medicine Greenville.

Wellness Ambassador Major Jim Miles at USC Division of Law Enforcement and Safety.

Wellness Ambassador Joelyn Manfredi (Center) and her team at University Technology Services (UTS).