Michael joined the Campus Recreation Team in November 2022. In his role, he oversees Personal Training and Small Group Training. Originally from Linz, Austria, Michael has spent the last 3 years in Orlando, Florida working for the UCF Recreation and Wellness Center and BodyTech Performance. Michael earned his undergraduate degree in Kinesiology from Louisiana State University and his graduate degree in Sports & Exercise Science from the University of Central Florida. Previously to working as Graduate Assistant for UCF, he worked as Program Assistant and Group Exercise Instructor for LSU UREC. Michael also interned with the USTA and was working as Assistant Volunteer Coach with the LSU Men’s Tennis Team. In his free time, Michael loves to play tennis, watch football, cook, and hang out with friends.


Office: Wellbeing Center – A206

Phone: 336-758-1967

Email: spielm@wfu.edu


B.S. Kinesiology – Louisiana State University

M.S. Sports & Exercise Science – University of Central Florida