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University Recreation


Who We Are

Mission Statement

UREC serves UW-Green Bay students and the campus community through outstanding sport and recreation facilities, inclusive programming, and leadership opportunities in pursuit of mental and physical well-being. 

Vision Statement

Play Hard. Have Fun. Lead On.

Our Values

Development by providing students opportunities for growth through leadership and teamwork 
Well-Being by promoting healthy lifestyles 
Integrity by committing to honesty, respect, and responsibility 
Inclusivity by providing a safe and welcoming environment for all 
Recruitment through community engagement, attractive facilities, and innovative programming 
Retention by fostering relationships and shared experiences in a fun environment 

No student shall, on the basis of disability, be excluded from participation in, be denied the benefits of, or otherwise be subjected to discrimination under any services delivered by UW-Green Bay. For information related to access at the Kress Center contact Tim Helein at (920) 465-2805 or heleint@uwgb.edu.

Meet the Staff


Jeffrey Krueger ‚Äč

Director of Operations
Office: KEC 126A
Phone: (920) 465-2189
Email: kruegerj@uwgb.edu

Timothy Helein

Facility Manager
Office: KEC 126C
Phone: (920) 465-2805
Email: heleint@uwgb.edu

Casey Pivonka

Recreation Program Coordinator
Office: KEC 126B
Phone: (920) 465-2884
Email: pivonkac@uwgb.edu

Brent Haack

Event Coordinator
Office: KEC 126D
Phone: (920) 465-2064
Email: haackb@uwgb.edu

Alex Wandersee

Fitness Coordinator
Office: KEC 135A
Phone: (920) 465-2836
Email: wandersa@uwgb.edu

Ethan Harvey

Outdoor Adventure Recreation Coordinator
Office: KEC 126G
Phone: (920) 465-2098
Email: harveye@uwgb.edu