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Campus Recreation

Our Staff

Daniel Lay

Title: Outdoor Recreation Coordinator
Department: Department of Student Life
Campus Recreation
Phone: (803) 576-9397
Office: Strom Thurmond Wellness and Fitness Center, Room 120
LinkedIn: My LinkedIn profile
Picture of Daniel Lay on the historic Horseshoe

I'm excited to introduce students to challenging and rewarding opportunities through outdoor recreation and leadership/facilitation roles within our program.




Daniel has previous experience working with non-profits, residential outdoor science education, wilderness leadership instruction, challenge course management and facilitation, and ecological research.


MNR Environmental Education & Science Communication
University of Idaho - MOSS

B.S. Wildlife & Fisheries Sciences
Texas A&M University


San Antonio, TX

Contact for

Challenge course collaborations, facilitation/team building ideas, bike shop inquiries, Orec general, trips and rentals, outdoor certification. 


Daniel carries over his passion for the outdoors into his personal life through all kinds of paddling, backpacking, climbing, photography and anything outdoors. He also maintains a garden and cooks meals from its produce.


Challenge the conventional. Create the exceptional. No Limits.