Campus Recreation

Meet the Staff

Meet the amazing group of student workers in Campus Recreation at the University of Nebraska at Kearney.

Marlee

Name: Marlee Lupher
Hometown: Gering, NE
Major: Exercise Science
Fun fact: I was named after Dan Majerle, (pronounced Marlee), small forward for the Phoenix Suns.
Favorite part about climbing/working at the climbing wall: Getting to work with the best people I've ever met.

Ryo Suzuki

Name: Ryo Suzuki
Hometown: Tokyo, Japan
Major: Business Administration with an emphasis in Management
Fun fact: I played the piano for eight years.
Favorite part about climbing/working at the climbing wall: You can discover more about a person in an hour of climbing than a lifetime of conversation.

Ben Dostal

Name: Ben Dostal
Hometown: Malcolm, NE
Major: Criminal Justice
Fun fact: "I've been called the songbird of my generation."
Favorite part about climbing/working at the climbing wall: Getting a good workout in while having fun and improved grip strength.

Erin Nelson


Name:
Erin Nelson
Hometown: Omaha, NE
Major: Business Administration with an emphasis in Accounting
Fun fact: My parents won't let me get a motorcycle so I got a motorcycle helmet, motorcycle gloves, and my endorsement to drive a motorcycle. Now I wait.
Favorite part about climbing/working at the climbing wall: Watching new climber's reactions when they climb all the way to the top for the first time.