Meet Our Professional Staff


Patty Donohue Ebach, Recreation Manager

Fitness_Center_Patty_HeadshotsPatty has worked in the fitness, health and wellness industry for over 30 years. She has a Bachelor of Science in Exercise Science and Master of Science in Kinesiology from the University of Michigan. She also has a Master of Science certificate in Complementary Medicine and Wellness from Oakland University.

Patty joined Schoolcraft College as an adjunct faculty member in the College’s Physical Education department in 2005 before transitioning to managing the brand new campus fitness center, which opened in 2012. In 2016, Patty and the recreation staff took on the additional responsibility of operational oversight for the new St. Joe's Sports Dome.

Prior to her coming to Schoolcraft College, Patty worked in the health and fitness industry managing corporate fitness centers and wellness programs in both the for-profit and non-profit sectors.

Matt Cooper, Assistant Recreation Manager


Matt has over 15 years of experience in fitness center management and operations. He holds a Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology with a Specialization in Health Promotion from Michigan State University. He has been a Certified Personal Trainer through the American Council on Exercise (ACE) since 2005.

Matt joined the Schoolcraft College Fitness Center team as an Assistant Recreation Manager in 2016. He currently splits his time between operations at both the Fitness Center and the St. Joe’s Sports Dome.

Prior to joining the Schoolcraft College Fitness Center, he worked as a Facility Operations Manager and Assistant Fitness Director for the JCC of Metro Detroit, and has been an in-home Personal Trainer.

Walt Stecko, Business Office Manager


Walt has more than 30 years of financial management experience in retail, telecommunications and information technology. He has a Bachelor of Arts degree from the University of Detroit Mercy and a Master of Science in Finance from Walsh College.

Walt has been with the Fitness Center since it opened in 2012. He plays a key role in ensuring smooth operations of member management software, handles membership billing processes, and serves as the initial contact for existing and prospective rental groups for the St. Joe’s Sports Dome.

After initially retiring from AT&T, Walt had been self-employed and served as a consultant to various companies and non-profit organizations.

Megan Monthei, Membership Services Specialist

Fitness_Center_Megan2_HeadshotsMegan holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Kinesiology, with a concentration in Exercise and Sports Science from Wayne State University. Megan is currently pursuing a Master's Degree in Community Health at Wayne State, targeting graduation in Fall, 2020. She is a Certified Personal Trainer through the American Council on Exercise (ACE).

Megan started her career in the health & fitness field here at the Schoolcraft Fitness Center and is our Membership Services Specialist. She has responsibility for all administrative, social media, marketing and programming tasks in order to enhance the member experience in the Fitness Center.  Additionally, Megan works as part of the team that helps to ensure smooth operations for recreational activities in both the fitness center and Dome.