YMCA of the Northwoods announces Wellness Director
The YMCA has named a new Wellness Director.
“I am thrilled to welcome Stephanie Ruckheim to the Y team,” says Laurie Schlitt, CEO. “She has shown dedication and passion for our Y members and our community.”
Ruckheim, a local graduate from Laona, acquired her business degree from UW Green Bay and furthered her education at UW-Stout with a Golf Management degree. She later found a passion for fitness and continued her education by obtaining her ISSA Certified Fitness Trainer certification.
In 2011, Ruckheim joined the Y as a Fitness Coach/Personal Trainer and Group Fitness Instructor. In 2013, the Y helped prepare Ruckheim for a bikini competition. “As your new Wellness Director, I am ready to show my enthusiasm for youth development, healthy living, and social responsibility,” stated Ruckheim.