Aurora University


Kris Johnson
Kris Johnson, MS, CTRS

Assistant Professor of Therapeutic Recreation Office Phone: 630-844-5624
Email: Areas of expertise: Pediatric orthopedics, spinal cord injury, wheelchair sports, adventure therapy, animal-assisted therapy Education: MS, Recreation Administration, Aurora University
BS, Therapeutic Recreation, University of Iowa
Favorite thing about AU: "The holistic commitment this university has to its students." View LinkedIn Profile

Christopher Wells
Christopher Wells, EdD

Chair and Associate Professor of Parks and Recreation Leadership Office Phone: 630-844-5291
Email: Areas of expertise: History and public policy of parks and protected areas, outdoor pursuits and education, project management and design thinking Education: EdD, Leadership in Curriculum and Instruction, Aurora University
MS, Recreation Administration, Aurora University
BA, Management and Leadership, Judson University Favorite thing about AU: "The opportunity to provide authentic learning opportunities that help students develop new skills and build their professional network." View LinkedIn Profile

Adjunct faculty bring expertise in recreation program design, youth program leadership and recreation facility management.