Our Y is excited to announce that Jordan Edwards has been named the new Wellness Director. Edwards will be responsible for the administration and direction of healthy living initiatives at the Y. He will build strong and lasting relationships with members and employees that will build healthy lifestyles. He will also represent our Y in the community as a leader and partner, being a champion and spokesperson for the Y’s Healthy Living initiatives.
“I am thrilled to be rejoining the Y team as the new Wellness Director,” says Edwards. “Growing up in the surrounding area, I have been a long time Y member and have previously worked at the Y as a personal trainer and fitness floor staff.” Edwards earned his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Ball State University and a Master of Science Management from the University of Notre Dame. “I was the first student to work as a Personal Trainer for the campus recreation department. I was also a member of the Men’s Boxing Club and participated in the 89th Annual Bengal Bouts Tournament,” adds Edwards.
Edwards holds several fitness certifications including Certified Personal Trainer and Corrective Exercise Specialist from the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM). “Most recently, I worked as an Operations and Product Specialist at Trinity Guardion in Batesville. I have also coached CYO basketball for three years at St. Michael in Brookville.