Edwards will be responsible for the administration and direction of healthy living initiatives at the YMCA while building relationships with members, employees and the community.
“I am thrilled to be rejoining the Y team as the new Wellness Director,” says Edwards. “Growing up in the surrounding area, I have been a long time Y member and have previously worked at the Y as a personal trainer and fitness floor staff.”
Edwards earned his Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science from Ball State University and a Master of Science Management from the University of Notre Dame. Edwards holds several fitness certifications including Certified PersonalTrainer and Corrective Exercise Specialist from the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM).
“Jordan’s advanced knowledge of health and wellness combined with his experience at our Y and beyond make him a great fit for our Wellness Director,” says Tara Britton, Southeastern Indiana YMCA Director of Operations. “He is committed to breaking down barriers to wellness and helping people achieve their goals. We are thrilled that Jordan has come back to join our Y team.”