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Meet Our PHE's

Our Peer Health Educator Leads are a unique group of students with varing college career paths, different backgrounds, and an interest in the health of EWU students. Each PHE Lead has a topic area that they have identified as their passion and have received additional training on.

Meet our 2016-2017 PHE Leads:

Carrie Cutler

Born in Kirkland, WA, Carrie is working towards a degree in Public Health with a Minor in Spanish. Carrie loves to laugh, enjoys watching movies or stand up comedy with her family and friends. She enjoys being a PHE because she loves engaging with fellow EWU Eagles and sharing what she has learned about health and wellness.

Alix Ericksen

Born in Arlington, WA, Alix is working toward a Bachelors degress in Health and Fitness with Secondary Education. She loves cows, coffee, swimming and basketball (playing and coaching). Alix enjoys being a PHE because shes gets to education students on campus about a lot of interesting things.

Michelle Abunaja

Michelle is born in San Diego, CA and raised in Phoenix, AZ, she is working toward a Bachelor's degree in Urban and Regional Planning with a Minor in Spanish. She is a member of the Association of Student Planners and formally a member of Eastern's Track and Field and Cross Country teams. Michelle enjoys working as a PHE because it is a unique and impactful opportunity to reach out to her peers and educate her community.

Emma Canavan 

Born in Tacoma, Emma is working towards a bachelors degree in Elementary Education with a Minor in Spanish.   She loves everything that has to do with health and fitness, and really enjoys spending time out doors. She also loves teaching, learning, and volunteering.  Emma enjoy being a Peer Health Educator, because it gives her the opportunity to talk about subjects that are important to the community and student body. 

Tim Conces

Born in Bellevue, Wa, Tim is working towards a Bachelors in Business Administration and Marketing. Tim loves anything to do with health and fitness, whether it be in the weight room or out hiking a mountain. He worked at Crunch Fitness in Bellevue where simply being healthy turned into a lifestyle. Tim enjoys being a PHE because of the countless opportunities to learn and share knowledge with the EWU community about all aspects health, focusing on alcohol, tobacco, and other drugs. 

If you would like more information or want to apply to be a Peer Health Educator, please fill out an application and return to URC 201.

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