Director of Athletic Facilities & Recreation
Phone
+1 (604) 513-2121 ext. 3455

Biography

Jared has worked at TWU since 2007 within the School of Human Kinetics.  He began as the Athletic Facility Manager and is now the Director of Athletic Facilities and Recreation.  He has been involved with the construction, planning and operations of the Langley Events Centre, as well as the David E. Enarson Gymnasium and its 2015 fitness centre addition.  He has developed and provided opportunities for TWU students, staff and the local community to engage in healthy, active living.  One example is the Student Trainer Program that provides Human Kinetics and other eligible TWU students with the opportunity to develop their skills as personal trainers before they become certified personal trainers.  Jared continues to ensure that everyone who comes to TWU is given the best opportunity and environment possible to achieve their health, fitness, sport and education goals. 

Research & Scholarship

  • NIRSA Canada Conference 2020 – “The Development of a Student Trainer Program”
  • NIRSA Canada Conference 2020 – “Concussion and risk management best practices in Recreation”
  • Athletic Business Conference 2017 – “Concussions in University Risk Management:  The Threats, the hard Data and the Best Practices
  • Western Canadian Campus Recreation Conference 2016 – “Best Practices in Campus Recreation”
  • Athletic Business Conference 2016 - “Identifying and Assessing Risk in Campus Recreation Programs and Facilities”
  • Western Canadian Campus Recreation Conference 2013 – “Best Practices in Campus Recreation” (co-presenter)
  • NIRSA Conference 2013 – “Risk Management Best Practices in University Recreation” (co-presenter)

Education

University of Windsor - Bachelor of Human Kinetics (Sport Management), Masters of Human Kinetics (Sport Management)

Affiliations & Memberships

https://nirsa.net/nirsa/ (Collegiate Recreation)

Expertise

  • Risk Management 
  • Facility Management
  • Recreation Programming
  • Leadership
  • Management
  • Spiritual aspects of Sport and Recreation

Courses Taught

  • HKIN 143 – Badminton
  • HKIN 320 – Facilities and Management