The Creighton University Wellness Council promotes and coordinates health and wellness activities that encourage disease prevention and healthy lifestyles for the entire Creighton community.
Amber Benda, MA - Wellness Coordinator
Amber Benda has always had a strong passion for health and wellness. She decided to pursue this passion and make it a career. Amber earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, where she also played on the UNO Women's Golf team all four years. In 2008, she received her Master's degree in Fitness/Wellness Management with an emphasis in Health Promotion from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. She currently holds the following certifications: AFAA Group Exercise Instructor, ACE Personal Trainer Certification, American Heart Association CPR/AED and First Aid, Yoga Fit Level 1.
Amber has over 12 years’ experience in the health/wellness field working in corporate, non-profit and commercial locations. In her personal life Amber has three daughters. She teaches a variety of fitness classes such a spinning, strength training, boot camps and yoga. Amber and her family love to golf, play outdoors, watch movies and travel.
Amber Benda, Wellness Coordinator, may be reached in the Kiewit Fitness Center, Room 219, by phone at 402.280.5721, or email her at AmberBenda@creighton.edu.
Amanda Robine, MS, RD, LMNT - Wellness Coordinator
Amanda Robine wanted to find a career that would allow her to help others through nutrition and wellness. Amanda earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Dietetics from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln, where she continued to the dietetic internship and Master of Science degree in Community Nutrition and Health Promotion. As a Registered Dietitian and Licensed Medical Nutrition Therapist, Amanda is a great resource for food a nutrition information. She enjoys working with groups and in one-one-one settings. Her favorite thing about her job is watching her clients meet their goals and find success throughout the journey. Amanda is also certified through Barre Intensity and Keiser Cycling, as well as American Heart Association CPR/AED and First Aid. In her personal life, Amanda has enjoyed coaching gymnastics for girls ages 5-18. Amanda enjoys spending time with her large extended family, going to the lake with her stand up paddle board, and relaxing with friends.
Amanda Robine, Wellness Coordinator, may be reached in the Kiewit Fitness Center, Room 219, by phone at 402.280.5721, or email her at AmandaRobine@creighton.edu.
We NEED You!
In order to achieve Creighton's goal to be a healthier campus, WE NEED YOU! Are you passionate about employee health and wellness? Would you like to be a part of a group of people who can help champion wellness at Creighton University? Email firstname.lastname@example.org for more information on how you can join the team!
View the 2020-2021 Wellness Champions