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Mission Statement

Recreational Sports & Fitness, a unit within the Department of Athletics and Recreation, provides facilities and programs designed to make it easy for the AU Community to be active. Recreational Sports & Fitness will serve the AU community with health, fitness and recreational programs to meet a variety of needs and interests of a diverse population to foster broad participation and encourage active lifestyles, provide a healthy release from academic rigor and develop lifelong habits of activity.  


Staff Directory

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Robert Beahm Fitness Facility Coordinator Recreational Sports and Fitness

Bob joined American University in January 2017. He oversees the personal training services and programs for Recreational Sports and Fitness.

  (202) 885-6656

Olivia Greer Fitness Coordinator, Group Exercise & Instructional Programs Recreational Sports and Fitness

Olivia joined American University in September 2019. She oversees the group exercise and instructional programs for Recreational Sports and Fitness. Before arriving at AU, she worked at both Augusta U

Lauren Kline Fitness Coordinator, Wellness & Special Events Recreational Sports and Fitness

Lauren joined the team in August 2017. Graduating with a B.S. in Health Promotion from Miami University, her post-graduate experiences in personal training, group fitness, and wellness program plannin

  (202) 885-6657

Aliza McAndrew Member Services/Facility Coordinator Recreational Sports and Fitness

Aliza joined the AU RecFit team in June 2019. She oversees memberships and student Member Service staff. Before arriving at AU, Aliza attended Rowan University and completed her undergraduate and grad

Christopher Nasti Assistant Director, Fitness and Wellness Programs Recreational Sports and Fitness

Chris joined American University in August 2015. He oversees fitness and wellness programming and fitness center operations for Recreational Sports and Fitness. Prior to arriving at AU, Chris worked i

  (202) 885-6048

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