Kristi Montandon, Assistant Professor

Address: HCN 210
Phone: 507-389-5320


  • Ph.D. Recreation, Department of Agricultural Education, Texas A&M University
  • M.A. Education/Youth Development, Concordia University St. Paul
  • B.S. Recreation, Parks, and Leisure Services, Mankato State University


  • Leisure Planning and Management Emphasis Area
  • RPLS "Rec" Club

Primary Courses Taught

  • Introduction to Recreation, Parks and Leisure Services
  • Leisure and Lifestyle
  • Management of Park and Recreation Facilities
  • Event Management
  • Administration Of Leisure Time Programs
  • Cruise Workshop

Workshop Topics

  • Customer Service
  • Social Media
  • Staff and volunteer preparation and training
  • Team building through group initiatives
  • Cooperative Games and Leadership Technique

Research Interests

  • Event management and economics
  • Physical activity and youth
  • Military recreation
  • Recreation and economic impact
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