Staff Directory

Colleen Price

Director of Wellness and Recreation

Colleen joined the Wellness and Recreation team in November 2012. She received her B.S. in marketing and management from Siena College in 2005 and her M.A. in sport management from the University of San Francisco in 2007. Colleen has been actively involved in campus communities for the past eight years, providing leadership and supervision to wellness and recreational sport departments, serving on campus committees, facilitating outdoor adventure activities, and sports officiating. At Stetson University she will continue to share her passion for health and fitness in her leadership position at the Hollis Center. Colleen enjoys outdoor activities, movies, celebrating her Irish heritage and spending time with her family and friends.

Contact Colleen at 386-738-6680 or cmprice@stetson.edu.

Nicole Currie

Administrative Specialist

Nicole joined Wellness and Recreation in 2012. Her responsibilities are to monitor and maintain the daily office budget of all the departments within Wellness and Recreation, coordinate the acquisitions processes, and act as liaison with the purchase office. She manages the department's student employee payroll system and the confidential appointments for BASICS Program and the Counseling Center. She is also the administrative specialist for the Counseling Center and works in its office, located behind the Hollis Center at 601 North Bert Fish. In her spare time she has worked alongside a family physician in DeLand for the past 12 years as a licensed massage therapist. I enjoy watching movies, walking, spending time with my children, friends, husband and three small dogs.

Contact Nicole at 386-822-8900 or at ncurrie@stetson.edu.

Jimmy Kelly

Associate Director of Wellness and Recreation

Jimmy joined the Wellness and Recreation team in July 2012. He earned his M.A. in higher education and student affairs from the University of Central Florida in 2012. His true collegiate love lies with his undergraduate institution, the University of South Florida, where he graduated with his B.A. in history in June 2010. Jimmy oversees the daily operations of the Hollis Center, supervising the student staff and facilities, coordinates Stetson Outdoor Adventure Recreation (SOAR) events and is working to strengthen the program. Jimmy enjoys sports, having grown up around baseball and basketball, watching movies and is known for his infectious smile.

Contact Jimmy at 386-822-7706 or at jjkelly@stetson.edu.

Travis Potter

Assistant Director of Wellness and Recreation

Travis joined the Wellness and Recreation team in November 2014 and will be working directly with the Intramural Sports and Club Sports programs. He received his B.A. in practical writing; film, video, and media studies in 2012 from Western Michigan University and his M.A. in sport management from Western Michigan University in 2014. Travis looks forward to working with students, faculty and staff in the coming months to extend the reach of the Intramural Sports, Club Sports, and Health and Wellness programs.

Contact Travis at 386-822-7003 or at tpotter1@stetson.edu.

Melissa Mesman

Wellness and Recreation Assistant Director

Melissa joined the Wellness and Recreation team in May of 2016. Melissa earned her BS in Psychology in 2011, and MPH in Public Health Education in 2013, both from the University of South Florida. Melissa oversees the health promotion and wellness initiatives of the Hollis Center, including peer health education, Title IX prevention programming, tobacco initiatives, alcohol and other drug programming, and other health initiatives relevant to student wellness. Melissa is passionate about mentoring students and enjoys making an impact on student’s life-long health and well-being. In her space time Melissa enjoys spending time outdoors with her husband and three dogs, visiting with family and friends, game nights, and getting involved with local animal rescues.

Contact Melissa at 386-822-7033 or at mmesman@stetson.edu

Nicole Crisan

Wellness and Recreation Graduate Assistant
(Sport Programs)

Nicole joined the Wellness and Recreation team in July 2014. She received her B.S. in Psychology and a minor in Criminal Justice from the University of North Florida. During her undergraduate Nicole was involved in social and health psychology research through UNF and the Duval Health Department as well as intramural chair for her sorority. At Stetson University Nicole oversees the intramural and club sports programs and is in charge of reservations for the Hollis Center and CUB Nightlights. She enjoys fitness, family, watching sporting events, and her time spent working at Florida Hospital Deland.

Contact Nicole at 386-822-8117 or at nicole.crisan@stetson.edu.

Alex Ferko

Wellness and Recreation Graduate Assistant (Sport Programs)

Alex joined the Wellness and Recreation team in May of 2016. Alex recently graduated from Stetson University in 2016 with a B.A in Business Administration with a concentration in negotiation. During his time as an undergrad, Alex worked for the Wellness and Recreation team as a sport official. From there, he became a supervisor and went on to receive the Employee of the Year award in May 2016.  As the Graduate Assistant, Alex oversees the intramural and club sports programs and is in charge of reservations for the Hollis Center. His passions include all things sports and his family.

Contact Alex at 386-822-8117 or at aferko@stetson.edu

Garrett Graves

Wellness and Recreation Graduate Assistant

Garrett joined the Wellness and Recreation team in July of 2016. Previously, he studied at Azusa Pacific University where he obtained his undergraduate degree in Psychology. While at APU Garrett was also very involved in both the music and theatre programs throughout his time at the university. After graduation, Garrett moved to L.A. and worked at Apple for a few years.  Garrett got married in 2013 to his wife Lissa and they now have a son named, Oliver. At Stetson, Garrett is working towards a Masters Degree in Marriage, Couple, and Family Counseling while also supervising the Wellness and Recreation student staff, overseeing the Hollis Center facilities, and engaging students in preparing them to lead healthy lives at Stetson and beyond.

Contact Garrett at 386-822-8841 or at ggraves@stetson.edu