Phone: (303) 655-8800 ext. 8891
Degrees and Certifications:
B.S. in Education Masters Fitness Specialist- The Cooper Institute
Ms. Ria Woodruff
I relocated to Colorado in 2013 from Illinois. I graduated from Salem Community High School in Salem, Illinois in 1987. I was a three sport athlete and earned the Outstanding Female Athlete Award my Senior Year. I earned an athletic scholarship to play basketball at Kaskaskia College in Centralia, Illinois. In 1989, I transferred to Southern Illinois University in Carbondale. In 1991, I graduated from Southern Illinois University with a B.S. in Education (Physical Education). In the fall of 1991, I began a Masters Degree program at Lindenwood University in St. Charles, Missouri with concentration in School Counseling. Also, at Lindenwood I was a graduate assistant for the Women's Basketball Team. I have 26 years teaching experience at all grade levels. In addition to teaching, I have many years experience coaching basketball, softball, golf, and tennis. I am a Masters Fitness Specialist certified by The Cooper Institute in Dallas, Texas. I worked as an Adjunct Faculty member at Joliet Junior College for 9 years in their fitness center. My hobbies include playing golf, exercising, spending time with my family, friends, and dog, watching movies, and studying metaphysics.