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Jamie Greenwolf

Jamie Greenwolf M.Ed. - Coordinator of Student Wellness

Jamie is the Coordinator of Student Wellness. He received his Master in Education from James Madison University in College Student Personnel Administration and received a Bachelor’s in Communication from Eastern Michigan University.  He started working at John Carroll in the Spring of 2018 and is the main supervisors to the Peer Health Advocates.

Email: jgreenwolf@jcu.edu
Booking Link: greenwolf.youcanbook.me

 

 

Anna Mahoney

Anna Mahoney - Graduate Assistant

Anna is the Graduate Assistant for Health Promotion and Wellness, studying School Counseling. Anna earned her Bachelor's degree in Human Services at Western Washington University, and she is a returned Peace Corps Volunteer who served in Belize. 

Email: amahoney23@jcu.edu
Booking Link: a-mahoney.youcanbook.me

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Peer Health Advocates

Relational PHAs

Christina Carocci

Name and Pronouns: Christina Carroci, She/Her/Hers
Major:  Psychology
Year in School:  4th Year
Why did you want to be a PHA?  I am dedicated to helping others, and want to share insight on wellness with my classmates.

 

 

Jamie Casamento

Name and Pronouns: Jamie Casamento, She/Her/Hers
Major:  Marketing and Human Resource Management
Year in School:  4th Year
Why did you want to be a PHA?  I want to help others and spread awareness on topics having to do with healthy relationships. I want to help create a safe and open environment here at John Carroll University.

 

Katherine Asbury

Name and Pronouns: Katherine Asbury, She/Her/Hers
Major:  Psychology with a minor in Gender, Sexuality, and Women's Studies
Year in School:  4th Year
Topics of Special Interest:  Anxiety and depression, sexual assault survival, toxic relationships, trauma recovery, and self-image.
Why did you want to be a PHA?  My biggest goal in life is to help others to find the strength and motivation within themselves to grow from their past hardships and traumas. I wanted to be a PHA so that I could use my past experiences to relate to and assist in the recovery of my peers from mental health issues.

 

Jasmine McCallum

Name and Pronouns: Jasmine McCallum, She/Her/Hers
Major:  General Psychology, Minors: Statistics and Leadership Development
Year in School:  4th Year
Topics of Special Interest:  Healthy relationships, body positivity, mental health
Why did you want to be a PHA?  I want to support others and help encourage them to make smart choices. I also think that every individual could use a peer motivator!!

 

Lily Lathon

Name and Pronouns: Lily Lathon, She/Her/Hers
Major:  Psychology
Year in School:  4th Year
Topics of Special Interest:  I am very passionate about mental health
Why did you want to be a PHA?  I wanted to be a PHA to have the opportunity to give back to my peers and help educate them and assist them with sensitive topics that we all face during our college years.

 

 

Veeola Awad

Name and Pronouns: Veeola Awad, She/Her/Hers
Major:  Biochemistry
Year in School:  4th Year
Topics of Special Interest:  Stress and Resilience, healthy relationships, and mental health
Why did you want to be a PHA? I want to help others find strength & motivation within themselves to achieve their own goals while educating students and living life to the fullest.

 

 

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Mental Health PHAs

Kaeleigh Kirkwood

Name and Pronouns: Kaeleigh Kirkwood, She/Her/Hers
Major:  Philosophy with a concentration in health, ethics, and science
Year in School:  4th Year
Topics of Special Interest:  Mental health awareness, self-care, self-image, body positivity.
Why did you want to be a PHA?  I want to take my knowledge of mental health awareness and infiltrate that into our campus to hopefully make a more understanding and knowledgeable community. I personally think that it is imperative to address sensitive topics on campus to hopefully reduce stigma surrounding mental health issues!

 

Bridget Noonan

Name and Pronouns: Bridget Noonan, She/Her/Hers
Major:  Communication with IMC concentration
Year in School:  3rd Year
Topics of Special Interest: I am very passionate about mental health and body image.
Why did you want to be a PHA?  I love presenting and fully believe that talking about wellness topics is so important and beneficial to everyone. I love helping others and want to help create an overall healthy, happy, and safe community at John Carroll!
 

Mollie Tirpak

Name and Pronouns: Mollie Tirpak, She/Her/Hers
Major: Psychology
Year in School:  3rd Year
Topics of Special Interest: Mental health awareness, suicide awareness and prevention, and body-image
Why did you want to be a PHA?  I love talking with people and I hope that by reaching out and serving as a resource to others, we can work together to create a healthier community here at JCU!

 

Katie Benaquista

Name and Pronouns: Katie Benaquista, She/Her/Hers
Major: Biology
Year in School:  2nd Year
Topics of Special Interest: Mental health and self care
Why did you want to be a PHA?  I love giving advice to others and being a resource for my peers. Mental health issues should be taken seriously and I am happy to be able to help those who are struggling!

 

Meghan Maselko

Name and Pronouns: Meghan Maselko, She/Her/Hers
Major: Psychology
Year in School:  2nd Year
Topics of Special Interest: I am passionate about mental health issues, the importance of self-care, and self-image issues.
Why did you want to be a PHA? I am very passionate about helping others in any way I can, and I want to be able to help the JCU community become a more healthy environment. I also think it is very important to talk about our issues because there is a negative stigma around issues that many people face.

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Physical PHAs

 

Sarah McAllister

Name and Pronouns: Sarah McAllister, She/Her/Hers
Major:  Communications with Integrated Marketing Concentration
Year in School:  2nd Year
Topics of Special Interest:  Mental health, physical health, and stress management
Why did you want to be a PHA?  I think promoting wellness is so important and engaging in healthy habits is crucial to living a successful life. I hope to use any experiences I've encountered to support others and encourage my peers to become the best version of themselves.

 

Mary Sessions

Name and Pronouns: Mary Sessions, She/Her/Hers
Major:  Psychology
Year in School:  4th Year
Topics of Special Interest: Mental health, physical health, and stress management!
Why did you want to be a PHA?  To help people lead healthy lifestyles here on campus and share my passion for health!

 

 

 

Olivia Caplan

Name and Pronouns: Olivia Caplan, She/Her/Hers
Major:  Exercise Science
Year in School:  4th Year
Topics of Special Interest:  I am passionate about preventing substance abuse and educating individuals on how to be safe, healthy and responsible.
Why did you want to be a PHA?  My goal in life and as a PHA is to help as many people as possible discover what makes them happy and help them realize their ability to love and be loved. Physical, behavioral, and emotional health are key factors to success in school and many other aspects of life, and I believe steps towards my goal can be made through educating peers about these health factors.


 

Zach Barther

Name and Pronouns: Zach Barther, He/Him/His
Major:  Exercise Science
Year in School:  4th Year
Topics of Special Interest:  Fitness, Nutrition, Alive Time
Why did you want to be a PHA?  I have a passion for health and wellness. I want to share my love and knowledge of it to others in order to better their lives in all forms.

 

 

Melanie Will

Name and Pronouns: Melanie Will, She/Her/Hers
Major:  Psychology with Interdisciplinary Neuroscience
Year in School:  3rd Year
Topics of Special Interest:  Anxiety, Stress management, and physical health
Why did you want to be a PHA?  I want to help students become the best versions of themselves and live up to their full potential!

 

Olivia Donadee

Name and Pronouns: Olivia Donadee, She/Her/Hers
Major: Biology with Neuroscience Concentration
Year in School:  3rd Year
Topics of Special Interest: Mental health awareness, eating disorder recovery and body image, physical health
Why did you want to be a PHA?  I want to share my passion for all aspects of health and helping others in hopes of making John Carroll a place where students support one another and lead healthy lives both mentally and physically!