Megan Boerwinkle ‘17
Hometown: Mt. Zion, IL
Major: Criminology & Criminal Justice
Future Plans: Become a manager at a major sporting goods store
Megan Boerwinkle loves to lift weights and workout. At the University of Illinois Springfield, she’s helping others get fit as a group exercise instructor and personal trainer. Boerwinkle, a criminology & criminal justice major, has taught a variety of classes for UIS Campus Recreation and is planning a future career in the fitness retail industry. Boerwinkle, a transfer student, credits the professional staff at TRAC for helping her to “get out of her bubble” and engage with more people on campus. She currently works at the Scheels sporting goods store in Springfield and following graduation plans to become a shop manager at the Johnstown, Colorado store.
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