Faculty/Staff Wellness

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Contact the Wellness Team

Suite 3100 Tang Center

Contact Info:
(510) 643-4646
Breastfeeding Support: breastfeeding@lists.berkeley.edu

Mailing Address:
University Health Services, Tang Center
2222 Bancroft Way, Suite 3100
Berkeley, CA 94720-4300
Fax: (510) 642-7411

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Be Well at Work - Faculty/Staff Wellness Program

Be Well at Work -- Wellness Program strives to create a healthy campus community and work environment through integrated programs and services designed to:

  • Provide faculty and staff with tools and skills for leading healthy lifestyles and preventing injury and illness.

  • Build a healthy workplace that supports healthy lifestyles by making the healthy choice the easy choice.

The Wellness Program has a a collaborative partnership among Environment Health and Safety(link is external), Human Resources(link is external), the Physical Education Program(link is external)Recreational Sports, and the Be Well at Work -- Faculty/Staff Health Programs.

Meet the Wellness Team

Name Bio

Cori Evans Staff

Cori Evans, MA, NSCA

Wellness Program Manager

(510) 642-8410

Cori joined UHS after working as a Corporate Wellness Manager where she provided fitness and health management services to companies in the San Francisco Bay Area. She oversees the Be Well at Work - Wellness Program on the UC Berkeley campus in addition to Know Your Numbers health screenings and events. Cori also manages the UC Berkeley Wellness Ambassador Program.  

Cori received her MA in Sports Management from USF and her BS in Exercise Science from UC Davis where she competed in Track and Field. She went on to play Women’s Tackle Football for nearly ten years post-college and now enjoys weekly bowling, volleyball leagues, and weekend golf and hiking excursions with friends. Cori is originally from Wichita, Kansas, home of the Wichita State Shockers.

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Nicole Castillo, BS

Wellness Program Coordinator

(510) 643-4646

Nicole joined the Be Well at Work team as the Wellness Program Coordinator after managing wellness programs and services at skilled nursing facilities and assisted living communities in the senior care industry. She is an alumni of UC Davis where she earned her BS in Exercise Biology and Human Development. She is responsible for the Breastfeeding Support Program, Active @ Work Workshops, program publicity, marketing, and communications, as well as general support to the Be Well at Work Wellness Team.

Nicole is an active member of a Polynesian dance troupe where she dances hula and Tahitian competitively. When she's not rehearsing or performing, she enjoys traveling, going to concerts, and watching basketball.

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Kim Guess, RD

Wellness Program Dietitian

(510) 643-3434

Kim joined UHS as the Wellness Program Dietitian in 2014 and is responsible for nutrition workshops, behavior change programs, and the Food and Beverage Choices Policy. She graduated from Virginia Tech and completed her dietetic internship at Cal State Long Beach. In addition to her passion for cooking and sustainability (Kim spent a month volunteering on an organic farm on the Central Coast), she enjoys soccer, tennis, hiking, and snowboarding. Kim is also a certified RAD women's self-defense instructor. 

Carla Jackson

Worksite Wellness Specialist


Carla Jackson joined the BWAW - Wellness team in June of 2021. Carla has over two decades of experience as a health educator for college student health promotion and wellness. She is responsible for coordinating the wellness efforts (in partnership with Ergonomics, Safety and Rec Sports) for RSSP and Facilities Services employees.

Carla is a UC Berkeley alumna where she earned her BA in sociology and competed on the track and field and cross country teams. She went on to earn her MPH from UCLA in community health sciences. Carla is a certified yoga instructor and practices wellness by riding her bike, hiking, and spending time with family and friends.

Meet Our Partners

The Wellness Program, has been based on a collaborative partnership model since the program started in 1990. Working with our campus partners, the Wellness Program Planning Committee functions to align common goals on overall wellness strategy, collaborates on initiatives, and advises on programs and services. Learn more about our partners.

Past Awards and Recognition

American Heart Association Award Seal

Berkeley was a proud recipient of the American Heart Association’s 2015 Platinum Level Fit-Friendly Award for worksite wellness. Learn more about our awards.