The purpose of the Wellness Ambassadors Program is to assist in expanding UMBC’s culture of wellness, increasing individual and departmental awareness, participation, and engagement in the many campus resources, events, and programming opportunities that exist for faculty and staff.
A Wellness Ambassador
- is a UMBC faculty and staff member who care deeply about their own health and wellness and that of their colleagues.
- serves as each department’s point of contact, connecting members to existing and upcoming available events, programming, and resources on campus.
- provides important input to the UMBC Wellness Initiative that aids in the ongoing planning and implementation of initiatives that serve the needs of the faculty/staff community.
- plays a critical role in leading and inspiring their department members to make healthy choices every day for a healthier lifestyle.