UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

Shaping Leaders, Driving Results

UNC Kenan-Flagler Business School

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.

Leadership Team

Kathryn Pettine - President, VP of Communications

PettineKathryn 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

SowersJeremy 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

RichardsonAlexia 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.


Membership Benefits

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.