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College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management

  • HRSM Student Leaders pose on the steps outside the Close-Hipp Building.

Current Leaders

Meet our College of Hospitality, Retail and Sport Management Leaders, an elite group of students who regularly interact with a wide cross section of HRSM constituents and prospective students. Visit their LinkedIn profiles to learn more about their professional work experience and accomplishments!

2023-24 HRSM Leaders

Portrait First Name Last Name Major Hometown Ask Me About Contact Keywords
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Iyanna Alston-Hasselvander Iyanna Alston-Hasselvander Sport and Entertainment Management Columbia, S.C. Being a mentor and interning with South Carolina Football Video Operations  
Devin Arasa headshot Devin Arasa Sport and Entertainment Management Queens, N.Y. Interning for the New York Yankees and working Super Bowl LVI  
Brandon Badinski headshot Brandon Badinski Sport and Entertainment Management Rock Hill, S.C. Being Chief of Staff for the student body Vice President and interning with Gamecock Athletics  
Maddy Baldwin headshot Maddy Baldwin Retailing Allegany, N.Y. USC Fashion Board and member of Alpha Xi Delta  
Olivia Ballweg headshot Olivia Ballweg Sport and Entertainment Management Springboro, Ohio Being a Sporting Kansas City Intern and working the 2022 MLB All Star Game  
Landon Beirne headshot Landon Beirne Sport and Entertainment Management Manahawkin, N.J. Working the Presidents Cup  
Jenna Bernstein headshot Jenna Bernstein Sport and Entertainment Management Sykesville, Md. CMAA and being an Elite Tournaments Operations Intern  
Abigail Boatwright headshot Abigail Boatwright Retailing Vienna, Va. Retailing Student Advisory Board and Carolina Girls Who Walk  
Brady Bocherer headshot Brady Bocherer Hospitality Management Canton, Ga. Sigma Nu Fraternity and working at Hotel Equities  
Michey Britt headshot Mickey Britt Sport and Entertainment Management Rockville Centre, N.Y. Sigma Psi MU and working for Contemporary Services Corporation  
  Caitlin Cassidy Sport and Entertainment Management Geneva, Ill. Being the Gamecock Volleyball Student Manager  
Lily Church headshot Lily Church Tourism Management Cincinnati, Ohio Eta Sigma Delta Hospitality Honor Society and being a Kenwood Country Club Event Intern  
Willow Collette headshot Willow Collette Retailing Lyndhurst, N.J. Digital Stylist Internship for Stylitics or National Retail Federation  
Zac Cooper headshot Zac Cooper Sport and Entertainment Management Spring Hill, Tenn. Being a Dodie Academic Enrichment Center Tutor and member of the Carolina Band  
Mackenzie DePinto headshot Mackenzie DePinto Sport and Entertainment Management Chapel Hill, N.C. Cockappella and being a Fan Ambassador for the Durham Bulls  
Carrington Dirks headshot Carrington Dirks Sport and Entertainment Management Clinton, N.C. Being a SPTE Mentor and interning with the Carolina Golf Association  
Tyler Dunlap headshot Tyler Dunlap Retailing Blythewood, S.C. USC Fashion Board and and National Fetail Federation  
Ambar Ferra headshot Ambar Ferra Sport and Entertainment Management San Juan, Puerto Rico Tepper Scholars  
  Mahaley Gann Sport and Entertainment Management Dallas, Texas Being a Student Athlete for the Gamecock Equestrian Team and Member of Women in Sport and Entertainment  
Henry Gastineau headshot Henry Gastineau Sport and Entertainment Management Costa Mesa, Calif. Phi Delta Theta and working for the Colonial Life Area Box Office  
Olivia Gilmore headshot Olivia Gilmore Sport and Entertainment Management Lyndhurst, N.J. Being a Gamecock Athletics Marketing Intern  
  Caitlyn Gooden Sport and Entertainment Management Huntley, Ill. Women in Sport & Entertainment Club and interning with Gamecock Athletics News and Media  
Simone Harris headshot Simone Harris Retailing Alpharetta, Ga. The Retailing Student Advisory Board and National Retail Federation  
Kyra Hatch headshot Kyra Hatch Sport and Entertainment Management Des Plaines, Ill. Sports Analytics Club and being a Kenosha Kingfish Marketing Intern  
Jace Hiers headshot Jace Hiers Sport and Entertainment Management Ehrhardt, S.C. The Carolina Flight Club and being a University 101 Peer Leader  
Maria Holevas headshot Maria Holevas Retailing Waxhaw, N.C. Being the Panhellenic Delegate for Chi Omega  
Hunter Holson headshot Hunter Holson Sport and Entertainment Management Libertyville, Ill. GSE Worldwide Golf Intern  
Maggie Jones headshot Maggie Jones Sport and Entertainment Management Baldwin, Md. Jay Street Management and Event Coordinator for Carolina Productions  
Riley Josephs headshot Riley Josephs Hospitality Management Myrtle Beach, S.C. CMAA and HRSM Event Planners  
Darby Klemz headshot Darby Klemz Retailing Columbia, S.C. Being NRF President and on the Retailing Student Advisory Board  
Kathry Kuchinski headshot Kathryn Kuchinski Sport and Entertainment Management Suwanee, Ga. Being a member of Gamma Phi Beta and Interning for the Office of Compliance Services  
Brett Laderman headshot Brett Laderman Sport and Entertainment Management Highland Mills, N.Y. Being the President of the Sports Analytics Club and interning for Daktroncis  
Aidan Lansburgh headshot Aidan Lansburgh Sport and Entertainment Management Alexandria, Va. Masters Ambassador and CSC Event Coordinator Intern  
Bobby Lanzone headshot Bobby Lanzone Tourism Management Bluffton, S.C. HRSM Global Community Club  
Bella Larson headshot Bella Larson Sport and Entertainment Management Gaithersburg, Md. USC’s Girl Gains and Masters Ambassador  
Trevor Lazarus headshot Trevor Lazarus Hospitality Management Westchester, N.Y. Being a Univ 101 Peer Leader  
Finnea Loftus headshot Finnea Loftus Retailing Downers Grove, Ill. National Retail Federation and interning for Sports Promotions Group  
Allie Luks headshot Allie Luks Sport and Entertainment Management Latham, N.Y. Gamecock Rowing and The Masters  
Tyler Mains headshot Tyler Mains Sport and Entertainment Management Fairfax, Va. Being the Washington Mystics Sales and Membership Services Intern and member of Sigma Psi Mu  
Hannah Margeson headshot Hannah Margeson Sport and Entertainment Management Potomac Falls, Va. Being a Tepper Sport and Entertainment Intern and Recruitment chair for Sigma Psi Mu  
Isabella Maritato headshot Isabella Maritato Hospitality Management Bethlehem, N.Y. The Disney College Program and Dance Marathon  
Kayla Mason headshot Kayla Mason Hospitality Management Geneva, Ill. Being Vice President of the Restaurant and Lodging Association or the Theme Parks and Attractions Club  
Macy McLaughlin headshot Macy McLaughlin Retailing Hamilton, N.J. Being on the Dance Marathon Social Media Staff and Castle Couture Bridal Intern  
Maddi McLean headshot Maddi McLean Sport and Entertainment Management Catonsville, Md. Women in Sport & Entertainment Club and LA Rams Football Operations Intern  
Paige Mickle headshot Paige Mickle Hospitality Management Lenox, Mass. Global Community Club and Give a Dog a Bone Club  
Branden Miller headshot Branden Miller Sport and Entertainment Management Rockhill, S.C. HRSM underREPRESENTED and Gamecock Athletics Marketing  
Madely Miller headshot Madelyn Miller Sport and Entertainment Management Dallas, Texas The Women in Sport & Entertainment Club  
  Savannah Miller Tourism Management Georgetown, Texas Carolina Club Tennis and BachBabes Internship  
Gabe Oppen headshot Gabe Oppen Sport and Entertainment Management Cherryhill, N.J. The Sports Analytics Club and Sports Info Solutions internship  
  Sydney Pelland Sport and Entertainment Management Tolland, Conn. Being a member of Delta Zeta and working for the Carolina Cup Racing Association  
Kios Perrin headshot Kios Perrin Sport and Entertainment Management West Columbia, S.C. Being a Member of the Association of African American Students  
Ian Piihl headshot Ian Piihl Sport and Entertainment Management Mount Pleasant, S.C. Working for Carolina Productions and The Charleston RiverDogs  
Sydney Rhue headshot Sydney Rhue Sport and Entertainment Management Irmo, S.C. Being Co-President of HRSM underREPRESENTED and the Tepper Scholar Program  
Luke Robertson headshot Luke Robertson Retailing The Woodlands, Texas Being CO PR Director for Fashion Board and Blossom Magazine Creative Director  
Jamie Roe headshot Jamie Roe Retailing Woodstock, Ga. Give a Dog a Bone Club and Fashion Board  
Allie Rombone headshot Allie Rombone Sport and Entertainment Management Queens, N.Y. Marketing and Communication Internship with Staten Island FerryHawks or the Sports Analytics Club  
Patrick Sain headshot Patrick Sain Sport and Entertainment Management Marietta, Ga. Being a Student Senator and Hurricane Junior Gold Tour Intern  
Caroline Salisbury headshot Caroline Salisbury Tourism Management Charleston, S.C. Being USC Homecoming President or Omicron Delta Kappa or UNIV 101 Peer Leader  
Madi Schnepfe headshot Madi Schnepfe Tourism Management Fredrick, Md. CHAARG and HRTM Event Planners  
Emese Simko headshot Emese Simkó Sport and Entertainment Management Hungary Working for Szekesfehervar Jegmadar Figure Skating Club Hungary  
Kayla Simmons headshot Kayla Simmons Sport and Entertainment Management Lodi, N.J. The Credit One Charleston Open  
Catherine Stoerker headshotq Catherine Stoerker Sport and Entertainment Management Cumming, Ga. Delta Zeta and interning for U.S. Kids Golf  
  Maggie Thrasher Sport and Entertainment Management Charlotte, N.C. Garnet Trust Intern and working National Wild Turkey Federation  
Emma Trombley headshot Emma Trombley Hospitality Management and Sport and Entertainment Management South Burlington, Vt. Being a member of Club Management Association of America and Interning for the Columbia Fireflies  
  Finn Twomey Sport and Entertainment Management Mount Pleasant, S.C. Sigma Psi Mu and working the Darlington Southern 500  
Katie Venteicher headshot Katie Venteicher Hospitality Management Olathe, Kan. Delight Ministries and Valspar Championship  
Gabi Walters headshot Gabi Walters Tourism Management Clover, S.C. Being a Member of Global Community Club and working the Wells Fargo Championship  
Ru Wang headshot Ru Wang Hospitality Management Beijing, China Being a Area Manager Intern With Amazon  
Devon Watson headshot Devon Watson Sport and Entertainment Management McDonough, Ga. Carolina Football Manager and Interning for Tepper Sports and Entertainment  
Brianna Watts headshot Brianna Watts Sport and Entertainment Management Cary, N.C. The Carolina Band Colorguard and The Association of African Americans  


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