Faculty and Staff

Jennifer Elsesser


Jennifer Elsesser

Intake Counselor

Counseling and Health Services
Office: 211 Hagestad Hall
Phone: 715-425-3884



B.S. Health Education, St. Cloud State University

M.S. Counselor Education, Winona State University

Licensed Professional Counselor

Professional Activities:

Wrote several grants related to mental health and engaged learning, co-created iRock wellness program, recipient of 2009 Chancellor’s Award for Program of the Year, assist in maintaining Counseling Services website, coordinate Student Health and Counseling Wellness Program, lead free yoga classes on campus (certified Yoga Instructor through Yoga Fit), wrote Assisting Students During Emotional Distress resource for faculty and staff, presented at several National College Health Association conferences on mental health and wellness issues

Special Interests: 

Relationship issues, Positive Psychology, Health and Wellness, Stress Management, Anxiety and Depression

Additional Information:

Jennifer coordinates support and marketing for campus-wide health and wellness programming. Provides outreach activities that support wellness such as leading free weekly mixed-level yoga classes in the University Center. Certified Yoga Instructor through YogaFit Teacher Training.