Victoria Austin Books
Instructor, Fitness Specialist


Kinesiology and Physical Education

Vicky has been an instructor in the NIU Department of Kinesiology & Physical Education since 1999. She has undergraduate degrees in both Exercise Science and in Recreation Program Administration from Illinois State University, 1991 and has a Master's in Education in Exercise Physiology from Northern Illinois University, 1996. Prior to working at NIU she worked for 10 years a Program Supervisor at both park district and private health fitness facilities. Vicky's certifications include: American Council on Exercise Group Fitness Instructor, Aquatic Exercise Association Group Fitness Instructor, Pilates Instructor Certification, Spinning Instructor Certification, and Kids in Motion Instructor Certification.

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