UNC MBA Sports and Entertainment Club
Mission | Leadership Team | Membership Benefits
To educate UNC Kenan-Flagler students on the role that sports & entertainment play in professional business and act as a resource for students interested in pursuing careers in these industries.
Kathryn Pettine - President, VP of Communications
Kathryn is originally from Washington, DC and attended the University of Virginia for undergrad where she majored in Commerce and competed for the Track and Field team as a pole-vaulter. She spent 6 years working in Corporate Finance and Corporate Strategy for a federal defense contractor (SAIC) as well as coaching gymnastics before coming to Kenan-Flagler. At Kenan-Flagler, Kathryn is studying Marketing and Data Analytics and is the President of Sports and Entertainment Club as well as a Behrman legacy Co-Captain.
Jeremy Sowers- VP of Sports, VP of Corporate Sponsorship
Jeremy is from Louisville, KY and graduated from Vanderbilt University in 2005. He spent 7 seasons playing professional baseball for the Cleveland Indians, before coming to Kenan-Flagler. His intended concentration is Corporate Finance.
Katie Rosenblad - VP of Entertainment
Katie is a first year MBA with a BS in Biology from Trinity College and a MS in biomedical foremsics from Boston University. She is originally from just outside Boston, MA and is hoping to go into the entertainment/hospitality industry.
Alexia Richardson- VP of Learning & Development, VP of Finance
Alexia is originally from Orangeburg, SC and graduated from Clemson University in 2010. There she majored in Electrical Engineering and later worked for the utility Duke Energy for 3 years prior to matriculating to Kenan-Flagler. At Kenan-Flagler, Alexia is studying Consulting and Entrepreneurship. Alexia has a host of leadership roles at Kenan-Flagler including Consortium Liaison, and Vice President of Learning and Finance for the Sports and Entertainment Club.
Members get to:
- Participate in industry related case competitions
- Meet high-level executives in these given industries
- Receive career advice related to sports & entertainment industries
All efforts go to help members find employment in the sports & entertainment industries.