Category: Healthy Hero of the Month

Apr 09

April’s Healthy Heroes, Assessment, Curriculum, and Instruction Department

  Your department’s commitment to fitness is inspiring.  What does your departments fitness routines look like?   Most of our staff members work out on a consistent basis ~ CrossFit and Gold’s Gym are two popular places.  Others have incorporated walking into their daily routine.   What are some things your department does to prioritize …

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Feb 06

February’s Healthy Hero, Kristen Wilkensen

Congratulations to Kristen Wilkensen on being this months Healthy Hero! Your commitment to fitness is inspiring.  What does your personal fitness routine look like? I love my Treadmill! I try to get on it every day.  I feel like It’s great for my mind and body.  I also stay active with my horses. What are …

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Jan 05

January’s Healthy Hero!

Congratulations to Joe Nirschl on being this months Healthy Hero! Joe was nominated by SVVSD Health Coach, Jerri Mason for his dedication and commitment to his daily wellness and setting/achieving attainable goals! Great job Joe! Your commitment to fitness is inspiring.  What does your personal fitness routine look like?   I try to get to …

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Oct 27

October Healthy Heroes: Dynamite Rebel Ramblers

Congratulations to the Dynamite Rebel Ramblers, The Get Fit on Route 66 Challenge winners on being this month’s healthy heroes! You rock!    Your commitment to fitness during the Get Fit on Route 66 was inspiring, what did your daily routine look like in order to beat out the competition?   Having a daily routine …

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May 01

May 2017 Healthy Heros

David Zuniga & Carly Ertle are May’s co-Healthy Heros! May’s Healthy Heros of the Month were nominated by Jerri Mason, SVVSD’s Nurse Care Coach. David and Carly are coworkers at Black Rock Elementary. On the nomination form, Jerri says the following about the pair. “David and Carly are very motivated to achieve their health goals …

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Apr 05

Maria Aleman, April’s Healthy Hero

Meet this month’s Healthy Hero, Maria Aleman, a very special second grade teacher from Timberline KP-8. Maria, what does your personal fitness routine look like? I do Kickboxing three or four days a week, sometimes I go for a run around my neighborhood, I also take Zumba classes at the Rec Center in Longmont.   …

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Mar 01

March’s Healthy Hero

Jodi Marsolek was nominated as this month’s Healthy Hero because she is such an inspiration to her team at Coal Ridge Middle School. She is always there to support her fellow employees with anything wellness! We have had the honor to get to know Jodi the past year and truly think she is a wellness hero within our …

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Feb 01

February’s Healthy Hero

This month’s Healthy Hero is Pete (PJ) Juergensen. He teaches physical activity at Blue Mountain Elementary School and inspires not only his students to move throughout the day, but also his coworkers. We had the wonderful opportunity to ask PJ some questions. Your commitment to health is inspiring.  What does your personal fitness routine look like?  Wellness …

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Jan 04

January’s Healthy Hero

This month we got the chance to meet Walid Hamzi at Sunset Middle School. Wow, what an inspiration! He was another top mover during last year’s Get Movin’ Challenge and joins our list of amazing Healthy Heroes!   Walid, how would you describe your usual fitness routine during the Get Movin’ Challenge? I get to the gym between 5 …

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Dec 07

December’s Healthy Hero

This month’s Healthy Hero was nominated by her coworker. She has inspired many of her team members and we had the opportunity to ask her about her wellness secrets. This month’s Healthy Hero is Leann Varela, the Kitchen Manager at Mead High School. Leann, what does your personal wellness routine look like? I love to put …

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