Dana R. | Recreational Services
The University of Iowa

Position(s): Facility Supervisor

Year/Major: Junior, Finance and International Business Certificate

Hometown: Cedar Rapids, Iowa

How long have you worked for Rec Services?: Since January 2019

What have you learned from working here?: Working as a facility supervisor at the HTRC has taught me how to be a better leader. I have also improved my communication and problem-solving skills. 

What is something interesting about yourself?: I played softball for twelve years growing up, and now I am a student manager for the University of Iowa softball team!

What do you like to do in your spare time?: I like to spend time with my family, friends and my dog, Carver!

What is one thing you wish everyone knew about working in your position?: I wish everyone knew how great the staff is in Rec Services! The other student employees are all friendly and great to work with. The full-time staff is very supportive of all of us and wants to help us grow personally and professionally.

If you could eat any food every day for the rest of your life, without any health consequences, what would it be?: Chips and Queso!


What Dana's Supervisor Said About Her: Dana is a leader on our team and is always willing to help out others. She also serves on the Recreational Services Student Leadership Committee, which shows her dedication to the job and to our department.

*Dana was nominated for Faces of RecServ in Fall 2019.