The campus recreation staff is dedicated to supporting the intellectual, academic and social growth of Bemidji State University students. Our goal is to offer outdoor experiential learning opportunities that allow us to appreciate the outdoors, discover our abilities and understand our role in natural systems and our responsibilities towards the earth.

General Contact Information

Department of Campus Recreation
220 19th Street NE

Mailing Address:
1500 Birchmont Dr. NE #29
Bemidji, MN 56601-2907

Gillett Wellness Center:
Phone: (218) 755-4135
Fax: (218) 755-4363

Campus Recreation Staff


Kierstin Hoven

Director of Campus Recreation
GC office 110, #29
(218) 755-4109

Ask Me About:

  • Memberships
  • Health Insurance Reimbursement
  • Front Desk Operations

DuaneDuane Biehn

Associate Director of Campus Recreation
PE office 221, #29
(218) 755-4140

Ask Me About:

  • Facilities
  • Weight Equipment
  • Cardio Equipment
  • Events/Group Rentals/Birthdays
  • Web Page
  • Custodians

MarkMark Morrissey

Assistant Director (Outdoor Program Center)
GC office 110, #29
(218) 755-3900

Ask Me About:

  • Clinics/Trips
  • Summer Rentals
  • Winter Rentals
  • Aquatics/Swim Lessons

Eric Howd
GA Intramural Coordinator
PE office 110, #29
(218) 755-4135 

Ask Me About Intramural Programming