Our Mission: We are the playground for AppState students developing strength in body, mind and character.

Mailing Address

University Recreation
ASU Box 32081
150 Bodenheimer Drive
Boone, North Carolina 28608


Telephone Numbers

(828) 262-2100 (phone)
(828) 262-3033 (fax)
(828) 262-UREC (hotline)

Student Recreation Center (828) 262-8704
Quinn Center (828) 262-3035
Mt. Mitchell Fitness Centre (828) 262-8301

Staff Contact Information

Mr. Joe Carter, Director of University Recreation
carterjr@appstate.edu
(828) 262-2100

Mr. Eddie Simmons, Associate Director of University Recreation
simmnsed@appstate.edu
(828) 262-2100

Ms. Sue Reese, Business Manager & Administrative Assistant for Payroll
reesesm@appstate.edu
(828) 262-8715

Ms. Anna Lee Evans, Office Manager
evansal1@appstate.edu
(828) 262-8711

Ms. Cheryl Eddins, Assistant Director for Aquatics
eddinscj@appstate.edu
(828) 262-8707

Ms. Gabby Dickey, Assistant Director for Fitness
dickeygb@appstate.edu
(828) 262-6310

Ms. Caroline Baird, Graduate Assistant for Marketing & Publicitybairdct@appstate.edu
(828) 262-2100

Mr. Chad Mullins, Graduate Assistant for Outdoor Programs
mullinsca@appstate.edu
(828)262-4077

Ms. Tristan Rodenhauser, Graduate Assistant for Outdoor Programs
rodenhausertp@appstate.edu
(828)262-4077

Mr. Emily Haas, Interim Coordinator for Sports & Activities
haaser@appstate.edu 
(828)-262-8411

Ms. Emily Walker, Coordinator for Sports & Activities
walkerea3@appstate.edu
(828) 262-6877

Mrs. Erin Sanders, Assistant Director for Intramural & Club Sports and Camp UREC
sandersec1@appstate.edu
(828) 262-4953

Ms. Angela Shook, Assistant Director for Informal Recreation & UREC Academy
as64724@appstate.edu
(828) 262-8708

Mrs. Nancy Rogers, Coordinator for Informal Recreation 
rogersnm@appstate.edu
(828) 262-7387

Mr. Rich Campbell, Associate Director for Outdoor Programs & Trips
campbllrh@appstate.edu
(828) 262-2475

Ms. Katie Richards, Coordinator for Challenge Courses & Broadstone
richardskg@appstate.edu
(828)262-7388

Ms. Valerie Kankiewicz, Coordinator for Outing Center & Climbing Wall
breyve@appstate.edu
(828) 262-4954

Mr. Jason Beach, Supervisor, Equipment & Facility Maintenance
beachjn@appstate.edu
(828) 262-6307

Mr. Noah Arnold, Supervisor, General Utility Staff
arnoldnl@appstate.edu
(828) 262-8709