DSC_0119   Alexandria Cosner
Assistant Director of Fitness and Wellness
Undergraduate Degree– BS Exercise Science; Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Graduate Degree– MS Exercise Physiology; Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Oversee the fitness and wellness programs run by the Department of Campus Recreation
Hobbies- Enjoys participating in Triathlons, working out, being outside, and being with friends and family.

DSC_0137   James Koeppe
Director of Campus Recreation
Undergraduate degree-
BS Business Administration; Georgetown College
Graduate Degree- MEd Higher Education Administration; University of South Carolina
Hobbies- Enjoy traveling with my family, outdoors-camping, hiking, and boating

DSC_0116   Matthew Panich
Associate Director
Oversees Indoor and Outdoor Facilities; Membership Services
Undergraduate degrees– Management and Finance; St. Ambrose University
Graduate Degree– Sport Management; Western Illinois University
Hobbies– Golf, fishing, watching baseball

DSC_0125   Jay Swenson
Assistant Director, Intramural and Club Sports
Oversees Intramural Sports, Club Sports, Outdoor Adventures, Challenge Course
Undergraduate degree– Sport Management; St. Ambrose University
Graduate degree– Sport Management; Western Illinois University
Hobbies– Watching Cubs and Packers; listening to music


Graduate Assistant

Campus Recreation Coordinator

  • Caitlin Osborn

Facility Coordinators

Intramural Coordinators

The Role of Campus Recreation at UIS

The primary role of Campus Recreation is to support the academic mission of the University of Illinois Springfield.  Campus Recreation provides quality service to students and employees while contributing to the holistic development of the individual.  Our work involves processes and programs that seek to be intentional in nature and action.

Leadership Team (LT)- the group of professionals and students who are responsible for the managerial decision-making and implementation of the plans that directly affect the quality of Campus Recreation programs and services.