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 The Executive Board  

 

SPOTLIGHT

2013-2014 SMA BOARD

  Co-Chair

 

Holly Kennedy

Email: hrk1002@sru.edu

 Class: Sophomore 

Position Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and govern activities of the executive board
  • Plan agenda for all meetings
  • Be liaison between SMA and faculty advisor
  • Organize Sport Management events 

Co-Chair

 Scott Walsh

 Email: scw1001@sru.edu

 Class: Junior


Position Responsibilities:

  • Oversee and govern activities of the executive board
  • Plan agenda for all meetings
  • Be liaison between SMA and faculty advisor
  • Organize Sport Management events

 

Treasurer

 

Courtney Lee

Email: cel1235@sru.edu

Class: Junior


Position Responsibilities:

  • Handle money
  • Keep track of SMA and Student Accounts
  • Assist other chairs with their duties

Social Networking Chair 

 Alyssa Ruberto

Email: amr1021@sru.edu

Class: Senior 

Position Responsibilities:

  • Maintain the bulletin board in West Gym and update it monthly with dates pertaining to the Sport Management Department  
  • Update and maintain the Sport Management Facebook page
  • Take photos during Sport Management sponsored events

  Fundraising  Chair

Jaleen Beardsley

 Email: job1001@sru.edu

 Class: Sophomore

Position Responsibilities:

  • Work with Landmark and Ibistek
  • Coordinate fundraising activities
  • Brainstorm SMA fundraising ideas 

   Professional  Development Chair  

Matan Cohen  

Email: mjc1454@sru.edu

Class: Senior

Position Responsibilities:

  • Secure speakers for every SMA meeting
  • Assist the Co-Chairs with other tasks as needed  

Historian/Alumni Relations
 

Brittany Grove

Email: bxg1264@sru.edu

 Class: Junior

Position Responsibilities:

  • Take notes for all SMA meetings and Executive Board meetings
  • Send minutes to Dr. Higgs and the rest of the SMA Board
  • Act as the liaison between Sport Management alumni and the SMA board

Web Manager

 Paige Costantino 

Email: pnc1001@sru.edu

Class: Junior

Position Responsibilities:

  • Update and maintain the Sport Management website
  • Get the computer and projector set up before all SMA and Sport Management meetings

 Event Coordinator

Alex Wenrich

Email: ajw1016@sru.edu

Class: Sophomore

Position Responsibilities:

  • Organize yearly, community outreach project
  • Plan SMP Program and monthly SMP meetings.
  • Secure Fall and Spring event(s) locations.

 

 

Sport Management Alliance

 

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Department of Sport Management
101 Eisenberg Building 
Slippery Rock University
Slippery Rock, PA 16057
Phone: 724.738.2117 (or 2060)
Fax: 724.738.4858

Past Guest Speakers 

2013 - 2014 Speakers

October 17, 2013

Ryan Roberts-

Director of Premium Sales and Services, Cleveland Indians

September 10, 2013

Nick McNeill-

Director of New Business Development, Pittsburgh Pirates

Tom Peluso-

Inside Sales Manager, Pittsburgh Pirates

2012 - 2013 Speakers

November 6, 2012

Tyrone Brooks-

Director of Player Personnel, Pittsburgh Pirates

October 11, 2012

Ryan Fleischer -

Associate AD of Compliance, Robert Morris University

September 11, 2012

Paul Hightower -

Associate AD/Facilities and Operations, Duquense University

2011 - 2012 Speakers

September 13, 2011

Sandra Ihlenfeld -

Senior Physical Director, Butler YMCA

September 2011 SMA Meeting

September 2011 SMA Meeting

October 6, 2011

Gerald Jones -

General Manager, PITT/IMG Sports Marketing

November 2011 SMA Meeting

November 2011 SMA Meeting

November 8, 2011

Calvin Jackson -

Director of Ticketing, Pittsburgh Power

Kyle Lux -

Premium Seating Representative, Pittsburgh Penguins

Mike Oberst -

Bus Marketing Coordinator, Rivers Casino

November 2011 SMA Meeting

November 2011 SMA Meeting

November 2011 SMA Meeting 

January 26, 2012

Patrice Matamoros -

Race Director, Pittsburgh Marathon

February 16, 2012

Lisa Weinzetl -

Director of Conference Services, Slippery Rock University

April 12, 2012

Mark Metzka -

Assistant Director of Admissions, Slippery Rock University


2010 - 2011 Speakers

 September 14, 2010

 Joe Battista -

Assitant Athletic Director (Ice Hockey), Penn State University

October 7th, 2010

 Tim McCoy -

Executive Director, Pennsylvania West State Soccer Association

November 9th, 2010

Anthony Griggs -

President, The Legends Foundation

January 27, 2011 

Jason Silver -

President, Apex Management Group