About Us

Our mission is to enhance the Tarleton experience through recreational programs, services, and facilities that engage our students in lifelong well-being, leadership development, and community building.

Why work for Campus Rec?

In addition to flexible scheduling and convenient on-campus work locations, campus rec offers students the opportunity to work in a dynamic, fun, and rewarding environment where they will gain valuable training, leadership experience, and certification skills that will serve them well in future employment opportunities.

Campus Recreation employs over 150 students each semester in customer service, programming, and operational support positions across all campus rec facilities. Jobs include intramural officials and scorekeepers, facility operations staff, marketing support staff, group exercise instructors, personal trainers, climbing wall support staff, outdoor trip leaders, and more!


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Dr. Daniel Vasquez

Director of Campus Recreation

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 254-968-0761

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Mario Rios

Associate Director of Campus Recreation-Operations

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 254-968-0759

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James Bessler

Assistant Director of Outdoor Pursuits

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 254-459-5580

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Cam Wilson

Assistant Director of Facility Operations

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 254-459-5382


Garthon Heath

Competitive Sport Coordinator

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 254-968-0763


David Meyers

Outdoor Pursuits Coordinator

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 254-968-9910

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Damian Willborn

Graduate Assistant – Campus Recreation (Aquatics)

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 254-968-0762

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Noe Herrera

Graduate Assistant – Campus Recreation (Fitness & Wellness)

Email: [email protected]

Phone: 254-459–5597