Allison Cahill Allison Cahill
Athletic Facilities Director


Allison oversees all day-to-day operations of the DeWitt Fitness Center, including membership services, scheduling/planning, marketing and facility upkeep. She holds a master’s degree in sport management from the University of Texas at Austin and previously worked as the university’s fan services coordinator. She also was an operations assistant, event supervisor, and athletics facilities and operations intern for the University of Northern Iowa.

Ben Karnish Ben Karnish
Assistant Athletic Facilities Coordinator


Ben assists with the daily operation of the DeWitt Fitness Center and Juffer Athletic Fieldhouse and supervises the students who staff those facilities. He graduated from Northwestern College and earned a master’s degree in sport management from Southern New Hampshire University. Ben also serves as the head women’s soccer coach for the Red Raiders.

Aaron Aberson Aaron Abersion
Juffer Fieldhouse Golf Center Supervisor


Aaron manages the Van Der Weide Golf Practice Room, maintains and updates the golf area as needed, and promotes the facility for use by the community. As a student at Northwestern, he was a two-time all-conference golfer and part of a Red Raider team that qualified for regionals four consecutive years. The Raiders’ head men’s golf coach since 2010, he has coached two conference champions, three NAIA All-Americans, and four teams to conference championships. He was also named the GPAC Coach of the Year four times.