Employee Spotlight: Jennifer Newman

jennifer newman

You’ll notice a new face at the Anschutz Health and Wellness Center (AHWC) front desk, Jennifer. Get to know more about what role she plays here and what drives her.

What is your role at AHWC?
I am the Front Desk Manager of the Fitness Center within the AHWC.

What are you most excited about in working here?
All of the potential knowledge I have to gain around health and wellness as a whole in addition to the fitness piece. I am fascinated by all of the work done in this building as it pertains to health and wellness and am excited to learn as much as I can!

What motivates you?
My girlfriend and my Mom. They are two of the kindest and most beautiful people I know both inside and out!

What causes are most dear to your heart?
The Human Rights Campaign and most any organization that works with the LGBTQIA community.

Are you more productive in the mornings, afternoons or evenings? Why?
In the mornings. My mom would tell you as a child/teen I was never a morning person but after working at 4:30 am for 5 ½ years at the Cherry Creek Athletic Club I definitely adapted to being a morning productivity person for sure.

What did you want to be when you grew up when you were in elementary school?
A police officer or firefighter

What’s on your bucket list?
To visit New Zealand and see an All Blacks Rugby game while I’m there.