Central Wyoming College - Recreation


Mary Axthelm - 'R' Recreation Program Director
307-855-2015 - rrecreation@cwc.edu

Mary has been providing the community with a variety of recreational services through the ‘R’ Recreation since its conception in 2008.  Mary received her Bachelor of Science degree in Recreation Management from the University of Wyoming and has worked in a variety of capacities for several community parks and recreation departments prior to making Riverton her home.  Serving the community of Riverton and the challenge to create quality programming has been her passion and goal with ‘R’ Recreation. She strives to work cooperatively with local schools, various local organizations and clubs, Central Wyoming College and the city of Riverton.

Mary and her husband Mike, who is a Riverton native, have lived in Riverton for twenty one years. 

Kelly Anderson - Recreation Activities Coordinator

Kelly Anderson is the Recreation Activities Coordinator within the ‘R’ Recreation Office on the Central Wyoming College campus. She was hired in January of 2019.

Kelly enjoys working with the public and is passionate about helping others. She has volunteered throughout Riverton including Riverton Little League, Riverton Volleyball Club, and Neighborhood Alliance Church. Kelly attended Laramie County Community College. She worked for the State of Wyoming over 14 years in different capacities.

Kelly and her husband, C.W., moved to Riverton in 2010. C.W. is from Riverton. They enjoy spending time outside with their kids, Jordynel and Beau, whether it’s playing ball, hunting, or supporting their various activities.

Francesca Jones - Community Education Coordinator
307-855-2172 - fjones@cwc.edu

Francesca received her Bachelor of Science degree in Pre-Medicine.  After graduation she worked at a Colorado hospital as a registration specialist and then at Central Wyoming College as an assistant in the Human Resources department.  Next, her life was blessed to be a stay-at-home mom for over 15 years.  Now she is back at Central Wyoming College as the CE Coordinator and really enjoys her part-time position in serving our community and having the opportunity to work with amazing people at CWC.  She enjoys volunteering in her church and community, helping with whatever her children are involved in, and spending time with her family.  Francesca and her husband, Chris, have lived in Riverton for almost 20 years.