WATERLOO – KRISTA IRVING will be staying within the
Department of Athletics and Recreation as the new Bookings & Financial
Irving, currently filling a limited term contract position as the departments Administrative Assistant, will join the Golden Hawk team full-time starting August 25,2008. Kelly Lee will return to her role on September 2,2008.
“Krista brings enthusiasm and energy to whatever she is doing,” said Associate Director, Recreation and Facilities Patricia Kitchen. “We’re happy that she will be staying in Athletics & Recreation in this capacity.”
This role is new to the department as it is a combination of the bookings assistant position currently held by Rebecca Watts as well as additional financial duties. Rebecca will be leaving Laurier to pursue the Sport Business Management program at Algonquin College in Ottawa.
Krista brings a wealth of experience to her new role having worked in various capacities at Laurier. A veteran of eight years at the university, the incumbent has spent the majority of that time filling various positions at the Registrar’s Office. Most recently, she worked as an Information Specialist. Before her time at Laurier, the graduate of Fanshawe College spent two years working as an Interior Design/Sales Consultant in which she performed accounting tasks and consultations. In her position this past year she handled the departments’ accounts receivable.
As the Bookings & Financial Assistant, she will be responsible for the reservation and invoicing of all the departments’ facilities as well as handling customer service oriented accounting.
Krista can be reached upon her start at firstname.lastname@example.org, email@example.com or 519 884-0170 x3720
Wilfrid Laurier University’s Department of Athletics & Recreation is home to 23 varsity sports as well as numerous intramural, recreation & fitness programs. Laurier’s varsity teams have brought home 50 provincial championships as well as 10 national championships in 97 years of competition.