Name: Megan O'Neill
Hometown: New Middletown, OH
Undergraduate Degree and School: Exercise Science at YSU
Graduate Program: Physical Therapy
Time with Campus Recreation: 2.5 years
What made you want to pursue a GAI position at YSU Campus Recreation? I worked for Campus Rec during my undergraduate career and was able to grow both personally and professionally. I felt that becoming a graduate assistant would allow me to continue to grow and gain new experiences.
What are your career goals? After graduating from physical therapy school I would really like to open my own practice specializing in pediatrics.
What gains have you made with this position? Through this position I have been able to gain skills that will help me in my future career especially if I decide to open my own practice. I have been given a wide variety of opportunities which have given me health and wellness experience as well as the tools to grow professionally in the aspects of networking, organization and marketing.