We are located in the ower Level of the Student Center past the Lower Lounge, G202. Click here for a map of our location on campus.
- Phone: 573-882-4634
- Fax: 573-882-1751
- Hours: 8:00am - 5:00pm, Monday - Friday
Full Time and Part Time Staff
|Kim Dude / Director / firstname.lastname@example.org / 573-882-4634
Kim has been the Director of the Wellness Resource Center since it began in 1990. She oversees all of the operations of the WRC. She works with students, staff, faculty, community members and parents to help foster an environment that supports good decision making by our students. This good decision making is about all aspects of wellness such as alcohol, tobacco, fitness, nutrition, stress, depression, traffic safety, sleep, time management, self esteem, etc. Kim loves working with the student volunteer peer educators, graduate assistants and full time staff to create and implement creative wellness initiatives throughout the year. Kim enjoys spending time with her family, her dogs (Atticus and Scout), biking, watching old movies and going antiquing.
|Joan Masters / Senior Coordinator / email@example.com / 573-884-7551
Joan Masters is the Senior Coordinator of Partners in Prevention and has worked with PIP since 2001. Joan is responsible for the training and technical assistance that PIP provides, provides oversight to the Partners in Prevention projects such as the Missouri College Health Behavior Survey and the problem gambling and suicide and mental health grants. In her spare time, Joan enjoys spending time with her husband and son, attending sporting events, cooking, and gardening.
|Tiffany Bowman / Coordinator / firstname.lastname@example.org / 573-884-9504
Tiffany Bowman works with communities and campuses around the state of Missouri creating stronger campus tobacco policies and community clean indoor air laws. The focus of her work is to protect employees working in environments where they are exposed to second-hand smoke and to create more respectful educational environments. Tiffany's passion for this type of work stems from her belief that all employees have the right to work in a safe environment and assisting with preparing students for a competitive job market. Much of Tiffany's time is spent traveling and attending coalition meetings. She loves to see communities/campuses take steps toward protecting the health of their citizens. Tiffany spent her childhood in the country of Ghana, West Africa and still hate cold weather today as a result.
|Jessica Schlosser / Coordinator / email@example.com / 573-882-9335
Jessica Schlosser serves as the SMART/CHEERS/Drive Safe. Drive Smart. Coordinator. In her role at the Wellness Resource Center, she coordinates traffic safety programs for the Partners in Prevention campuses across the state. She is also responsible for responsible beverage service programs for bars and restaurants across the State of Missouri. When she is not working at the WRC, she enjoys spending time with her husband and her menagerie of pets. In addition, she and her husband are the owners and operators of a natural pet market in Columbia.
|Cindy Foley / Registered Dietitian / firstname.lastname@example.org / 573-884-944
Cindy Foley is a registered and licensed dietitian as well as a Certified Personal Trainer. Her responsibilities at the Wellness Resource Center include providing individual nutrition counseling as well as presenting information about nutrition and eating habit change to groups. She works with Dietetics students as part of their curriculum in addition to providing guidance to students in other programs doing internships. Cindy also coordinates the MU Farmer's Market and enjoys working with the vendors and shopping for fresh produce and other items they bring to campus. In her free time, she enjoys eating well and being physically active so she can travel and enjoy friends and family. She enjoys working out both indoors at Mizzou Rec, and any other gym that will let her in, and outdoors. She especially likes biking, strength training, Pilates, yoga, balletone, etc.
Dan Reilly / Prevention and Research Coordinator / email@example.com / 573-884-7634
Dan Reilly joined the PIP as the Prevention and Research Coordinator in November of 2011. In addition to assisting with trainings and member services, Dan oversees the research and evaluation efforts, providing technical assistance with survey implementation and data analysis. Dan will be available to present research findings and policy briefs to PIP members. Dan received his Bachelor's degree from the University of Wisconsin and a Master's Degree in Clinical Psychology from the University of Central Missouri. Dan has served as a Prevention Specialist at The University of Arizona, Director of Substance Abuse Prevention at The University of Rhode Island and Director of the Safety, Environment & Education Center at The University of Tennessee.
Eric Filcoff / Graphic Designer / firstname.lastname@example.org / 573-882-4634
Eric Filcoff joined the Wellness Resource Center and Partners in Prevention after his graduation from the University of Missouri in 2004. When he isn't designing t-shirts and brochures and webpages and logos and posters and whatever else somebody needs, Eric enjoys spending his free time playing with cars and bikes.
|Brittney Vigna / Graduate Assistant, Peer Education / email@example.com / 573-884-7532
Brittney's work in the Wellness Resource Center includes supervising and organizing training for peer educators in the Alcohol and Drug Abuse Prevention Team (ADAPT), Peers Advocating Wellness Solutions (PAWS), and Peers Advocating Smoke Free Solutions (PASS) groups. She is also responsible for organizing student resource fairs and events during Alcohol Responsibility Month. Brittney is a graduate student in the Master of Public Health Program. In her spare time, she likes to take spin classes and do DIY projects.
|Jacquelyn Francisco / Graduate Assistant, BASICS / firstname.lastname@example.org / 573-882-4634
Jacquelyn is another one of our BASICS coordinators, and she's currently a PhD student in Counseling Psychology. She loves boating, Labradors and golden retrievers, and fun get-togethers with her friends and family.
|Jasmine Tilghman, M.Ed. / Graduate Assistant, BASICS / email@example.com / 573-882-4634
Jasmine also serves as a BASICS coordinator, and she pursing a PhD in Counseling Psychology. When she's not studying, she really loves music and songwriting, which she hopes to pursue some day after she's finished school.
|Kathleen Anderson / Graduate Assistant, Research / firstname.lastname@example.org / 573-882-4634
Kathleen is a Masters of Public Affairs graduate student who serves as the research assistant for the Partners in Prevention project. She assists the twenty member institutions in implementing the Missouri College Student Health Behavior Survey and analyzing the data. When she's not working in the WRC, chances are she's at her high school alma mater teaching their drumline.
|Christine Sturms / Wellness Graduate Assistant / email@example.com / 573-882-4634
Christine is a Masters of Public Health graduate student, and she's responsible for much of the general wellness programs in the WRC. Christine creates and implements educational prevention programs, trainings, and resource materials on health related topics such as stress, self-esteem, sleep and cancer prevention for students, faculty, and staff. Christine loves to be active, and she also enjoys cooking, spending time with friends and family, and traveling!
|Lara Hilliard / Marketing and Social Norming Graduate Assistant / firstname.lastname@example.org / 573-882-9335
Lara is a Masters of Public Health graduate student, and she is responsible for organizing the marketing of programs and events put on by WRC. She also handles our social norming messages, which try to give students accurate perceptions of what their peers are consuming and doing. Lara loves being outside doing activities like running, biking, hiking, and camping! She also enjoys to cook and travel.
|Kimi Nolte / Tobacco Cessation Graduate Assistant / email@example.com / 573-882-4634
Kimi works with the Fresh_U program to provide one-on-one cessation counseling to students, faculty and staff. She also works with campus and community leaders to update smoking policies. In addition to those roles, Kimi is the Suicide Prevention Graduate Assistant for Partners in Prevention. She is the point person for suicide prevention efforts, such as the Ask Listen Refer on-line suicide prevention training program and other suicide prevention resources. Kimi is currently working on a graduate degree in Public Health and Social Work at the University of Missouri-Columbia. In her spare time she enjoys riding her bicycle, traveling to different places and collecting insects
|Kristi Eftink / Off-Campus Housing Graduate Assistant / firstname.lastname@example.org / 573-882-1752
Kristi serves as the Off-Campus Housing Coordinator and is a Masters of Public Health candidate. The bi-annual Off-Campus Housing Fair is her responsibility as well as educating students on healthy living and becoming quality Columbia community members. In her spare time, Kristi enjoys adventuring in the wilderness and eating exotic foods.
|Brian Hancock / Fan Behavior Graduate Assistant / email@example.com / 573-884-0462
Brian serves as the Fan Behavior Coordinator and is currently a graduate student in the Sports Psychology Masters program. Brain works with campaigns promoting positive fan behavior and responsible tailgating. He also serves as a Wellness Coach and is a part of a group that creates and implements educational prevention programs, trainings, and resource materials on health related topics for students, faculty, and staff, as well as student- athletes within the Athletic Department. Brian is a former Mizzou Track and Field athlete and loves coaching, working out and spending time with his friends and family.