Wellness & Recreation Staff

  • Charles Judkins, Director
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    cjudkins@fiu.edu

    WRC 105

    (305) 348-2063

    Charles serves as the Director of Wellness and Recreation Services at FIU-MMC. He has a Bachelor of Arts in Psychology and Special Education from the University of Miami and a Master of Arts in Collaborative Teaching from the University of Alabama at Birmingham. He previously served as Director of Campus Recreation at Jackson State University and Senior Assistant Director of Programs at the University of Alabama at Birmingham. 

  • Kiko Carrodeguas, Associate Director, Operations
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    xcarrdeg@fiu.edu

    WRC 108

    (305) 348-6571

    Kiko serves as the Associate Director of Wellness and Recreation Services at FIU-MMC. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Communication Arts with a minor in Business from FIU and previously served as the Ticket Manager for FIU Athletics as well as the Intramural Sports Coordinator. 

  • Ashley Dent, Assistant Director, Facilities
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    adent@fiu.edu

    WRC 103

    (305) 348-0086

    Ashley is the Assistant Director of Facilities at FIU-MMC. He handles scheduling, rentals, and upkeep of all departmental facilities. 

    Ashley has a Bachelor's Degree in Education from The Ohio State University and a Master's of Science in Sports Management from the University of Southern Mississippi. He was formerly the Campus Recreation Coordinator at Lynn University and the Nelson Physical Activity Center Coordinator at Chadron State College. 

  • Leoncio Alvarez, Assistant Director, Marketing & Membership

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    ljalvare@fiu.edu

    WRC 152

    (305) 348-2255

    Leoncio is the Assistant Director of Marketing and Membership at FIU-MMC. He has a Bachelor's Degree in Mass Communication, along with a Media Management Certificate from FIU. He is currently pursing a Master's Degree in Global Strategic Communications. 

    He has incorporated digital and visual elements that led to impactful marketing and communications strategies for WPBT Channel 2, the South Beach Wine and Food Festival, FIU’s Chaplin School of Hospitality & Tourism Management, FIU Online and FIU's College of Business. 

  • Brittany Baldwin, Assistant Director, Fitness Programs and Wellness

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    bbaldwin@fiu.edu

    WRC 249

    (305) 348-7530

    Brittany Baldwin is the Assistant Director of Fitness Programs and Wellness at FIU-MMC. 

  • Arleen Rodriguez, Coordinator, Adventure Recreation & Camps
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    arlrodri@fiu.edu

    WRC 107

    (305) 348-6519

    Arleen is the Coordinator for Adventure Recreation & Camps at FIU-MMC. She coordinates and facilitates our Summer Camps & Adventure Recreation trips. Arleen has a Bachelor of Science degree in Recreation Management  from Brigham Young University-Idaho and a Master of Science in Recreation Administration and Leisure Services from Texas State University.  

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  • Patty Suarez, Coordinator, Competitive Sports
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    patsuare@fiu.edu 

    WRC 101

    (305) 348-1054

    Patty is the Coordinator of Competitive Sports at FIU-MMC. She schedules and facilitates the components of the Intramural and Club Sports Programs. Patty has a Bachelor of Science in Psychology from the University of Central Florida and a Master of Science in Recreation Studies from Ohio University. 

  • Christine Curtis, Graduate Assistant-Facilities

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    ccurt023@fiu.edu

    WRC 101

    (305) 348-6835

    Christine is the Facilities Graduate Assistant at FIU-MMC. She assists Ashley Dent and Christopher Grullon with the oversight of facility student staff, events, and operations. Christine earned her Bachelor's of Science in Health, Physical Education and Exercise Science from Virginia Commonwealth University. She is currently earning her Master's Degree in Recreation and Sport Management. She was previously a Facilities Program Assistant at Virginia Commonwealth University's Cary Street Gym. 

  • Nikki Harris, Athletic Trainer
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    atservices@fiu.edu

    FIU Arena

    (305) 348-3656

    Nikki serves as an Athletic Trainer for the Competitive Sports Program at WRC-MMC. Additionally, she is the a Clinical Instructor for the FIU Athletic Training Program. She has a Bachelor of Science degree in Sports Psychology from Wayne State University and a Master of Science degree in Athletic Training from FIU. Nikki is currently pursuing her Doctorates in Athletic Training at A.T. Still University in Mesa, AZ. Previously to this position, Nikki served 3 years as the Head Athletic Trainer as Miami Booker T. Washington Senior High School. 

  • Shane Vaughan, Athletic Trainer
     

    atservices@fiu.edu

    FIU Arena

    (305) 348-3656

    Shane is an Athletic Trainer for the Competitve Sports program. Additionally, be is a clinical instructor for the Masters in Athletic Training Program here at FIU. 

    He received his Bacehlors in Exercise Science from Virginia Commonwealth University and his Masters in Athletic Training here at FIU. He is currently pursuing his doctorate in Athletic Training from A.T. Still Universation. Previously, Shane was a teacher and athletic trainer for Woodside High School in Newport News, VA. 

  • Pedro Falcon, Maintenance Specialist
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    falconp@fiu.edu 

    WRC 136

    (305) 348-7533

  • Ivan Perez, Recreation Facility Specialist
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    WRC 136

    (305) 348-7533

  • Maria Dominguez, Custodian

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    WRC 136

    (305) 348-7533

  • Fausto Romero, Maintenance/Certified Pool Technician

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    WRC 136

    (305) 348-7533

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11290 SW 12th St.
WRC 101
Miami, FL 33199
305-348-2951
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Hours of Operation

WRC-MMC

Monday – Thursday: 6:00am – 11:00pm
Friday:  6:00am – 9:00pm
Saturday:  9:00am - 6:00pm
Sunday: 10:00am - 8:00pm

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