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.

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

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



Facility Leads

  • Jacob B
  • Ryley F
  • Danielle G
  • Sam M
  • Caitlin O
  • Tommie R
  • Kenton C

Intramural Coordinator

  • Halie E.
  • Ben S.
  • Drew V.

Group Fitness Instructors

  • Talon T
  • Tayler D
  • Linda H
  • Scott M
  • Diane M
  • Jessica R
  • Kayla T
  • Ellyn B

Personal Trainers

  • Jessica R
  • Kenton C
  • Richard E
  • Kathryn P

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.