Assistant Director of Recreation Victor Morales

Victor Morales, Assistant Director of Recreation, has been selected to represent Berry College at the International Association for Challenge Course Technology conference in February. Morales combined his understanding of psychology, environmental studies and outdoor education to facilitate a 90-minute workshop for leaders of the outdoor recreation industry. Participants will develop their own environmental ethic and will identify ways to serve as catalysts for conservation worldwide.

Morales, who was previously director of a family adventure resort, is the supervisor for the Berry Outdoor Leadership Development program and Outdoor Recreation department on campus.

Director of Recreation Michael McElveen

Mr. McElveen served on the 2016-2017 NIRSA (National Association for Collegiate Recreation) student professional development committee and co-lead a pre-conference on professional development for 180 undergraduate and graduate students from institutions across the country. He presented research on retention and academic success of first-year student-athletes and intramural participants. Senior Kelly Ibele co-authored the manuscript that is currently in-review.

Mr. McElveen was also appointed committee member for the United States Tennis Associations – Georgia Tennis on Campus Committee for 2017 – 2019.