Ms. Doreen Strayhorn

Ms. Doreen Strayhorn
Budget Officer for the Department of Recreation and Leisure Studies and the Department of Health Education and Promotion

Contact Information:
Belk 1405
(252) 737-1374


RCLS educates tomorrow's leaders in recreation, parks, tourism, and recreational therapy as well as provides scholarship and leadership to the region, state, and nation.


To be the model professional education and training program of the nation through scholarship, innovation, technical assistance, and outreach thereby helping learners to develop the necessary competencies, interpersonal skills, and critical thinking to lead the professions in the coming decades.


RCLS holds the following core values, which serve as the foundation for where we place our priorities in terms of teaching, scholarship, and service.