NIRSA 2020: NIRSA Annual Conference and Campus Rec & Wellness Expo - Rise & Shine

april 18-21, 2020 | phoenix, arizona

You are invited to rise and shine at our 71st NIRSA Annual Conference and Campus Rec & Wellness Expo.

NIRSA 2020: NIRSA Annual Conference and Campus Rec & Wellness Expo

Welcome to the 2020 NIRSA Annual Conference & Campus Rec and Wellness Expo!

Were excited for Phoenix to host the 71st NIRSA Annual Conference! “Rise and Shine” this coming April with over 2,500 campus recreation students and professionals as well as 130+ exhibiting companies. 

Phoenix is known for beautiful deserts, perpetual sunshine, and jaw-dropping sunsets. Make sure to take advantage of all these wonderful aspects of the city alongside everything the Annual Conference has to offer.  

Get Inspired

Attendees will be able to choose from over 100 educational sessions and roundtables, and the two-day Campus Recreation & Wellness Expo will stimulate innovative ideas they can take back to their institutions.

Move Forward

The Career Services Center will assist attendees in their search for the perfect job or perfect candidate while offering numerous other career resources.

Get Connected

Network with your colleagues in between sessions, during a preconference facility tour, at a regional meeting, or during one of the exciting conference socials.

Rise and Shine

Whatever your area of expertise in campus recreation, there’s something for you at the NIRSA Annual Conference in Phoenix!

We are accepting Presentation Proposals!

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NIRSA 2020 Host Committee

Dustin Soderman, Arizona State University, Chair

Troy Vaughn, University of Arizona

Ethan Cobb, Arizona State University

Michele Schwitzky, University of Arizona

Allison Giddings , University of Arizona

Courtney Copp, University of Arizona

Natalie O’Farrell , University of Arizona

Zach Erdmann, Grand Canyon University

John Merryman , Arizona State University

Paul Rehn, Northern Arizona University

Crystal O’Neill Durham , Northern Arizona University

Danny Gaytan, Arizona State University

Nick Deponte, Arizona State University

Tara Yesenski, Arizona State University

Phil Carter, Arizona State University

Demitri Lahanas, Arizona State University