Cookie Potter is the fitness and wellness manager for CGCC's fitness centers. She has extensive work experience within the health, fitness and wellness discipline and has been extremely active within the Maricopa Community College District providing employees, students and community members with motivation, education and resources to impact their well-being. Most recently, Cookie served as the wellness coordinator for Rio Salado College and the district office. Prior to her work at Rio, she coordinated the aerobics program at Scottsdale Community College. Cookies a bachelor's degree in exercise science from Arizona State University and a master's degree in educational leadership from Northern Arizona University. She is a licensed massage therapist and holds certifications in personal training, group exercise, yoga, Pilates and tai chi. Cookies has also been a part of MCTV's "Fit Tips" providing a variety of health, fitness and wellness video clips to help improve the well-being of employees, students and community members.