JOHNNY G RIVERA portrait
  • Academic Advisor, College Of Health

Education

  • Associate's of Applied Science, Fitness Technician , Salt Lake Community College
  • Bachelor's of Science , Kinesiology , University of Utah

Biography

Johnny is born and raised in Salt Lake City, Utah. He earned his bachelor’s degree at the College of Health in the Kinesiology program at the University of Utah as a person of color, first-generation, transfer & non-traditional student taking five years to earn a Bachelor’s of Science degree. Johnny enjoys playing basketball, hiking, watching TV shows, YouTube, food enthusiast, plays video games, and enjoys learning new perspectives in life. He has been working at the University of Utah as a work-study student for three years. He has been a part of ACES scholars’ program, Bennion scholars’ program, and become president of his own student organization during his time from 2018 to 2021. If you would like to learn more about me check out my story.

Undergraduate Achievements