Wellness Coordinator

Wellness Program Coordinator

Amber Benda, MA
Wellness Coordinator

Amber Benda has always had a strong passion for health and wellness. She decided to pursue this passion and make it a career. Amber earned her Bachelor of Science degree in Exercise Science from the University of Nebraska at Omaha, where she also played on the UNO Women's Golf team all four years. In 2008, she received her Master's degree in Fitness/Wellness Management with an emphasis in Health Promotion from the University of Nebraska at Omaha. She currently holds the following certifications: AFAA Group Exercise Instructor, ACE Personal Trainer Certification, American Heart Association CPR/AED and First Aid, Yoga Fit Level 1.

Amber has over 12 years’ experience in the health/wellness field working in corporate, non-profit and commercial locations. In her personal life Amber has three daughters. She teaches a variety of fitness classes such a spinning, strength training, boot camps and yoga. Amber and her family love to golf, play outdoors, watch movies and travel.

Amber Benda, Wellness Coordinator, may be reached in the Kiewit Fitness Center, Room 219, by phone at 402.280.5721, or email her at AmberBenda@creighton.edu.