University of Tennessee

Haslam Young Alumni Board

The Haslam Young Alumni Board links alumni to students, fosters a culture of giving, supports the Haslam College of Business goal of excellence in education and fosters the engagement of Haslam’s young alumni community. The board, which is comprised of alumni who are 40 years old or younger, promotes and supports alumni programming and establishes a shared sense of community among graduates of Haslam. The board holds two meetings each year, on Fridays during the spring and fall semesters.

Board Member Responsibilities

  • Serve a two-year term.
  • Attend two in-person board meetings on campus. These all-day Friday meetings take place in the spring and the fall.
  • Make a minimum annual donation of $250 to the Haslam College Fund. This donation can be broken into monthly installments.
  • Participate in the mentor program with Haslam students.
  • Serve as an ambassador, advisor and advocate for Haslam.
  • Respond to inquiries and requests from Haslam faculty, staff and students.
  • Represent and be a contact for Haslam, the University of Tennessee, Knoxville, and other alumni groups in your area.
  • Spread positive news about Haslam and UT.

Young Alumni Board Application


Young Alumni Board Members

To view our current young alumni board members, use the link below.

Andrew Adams (‘15)
Pharmacy Finance and Medication
Acquisition Manager
Stormont Vail Healthcare
Topeka, KS

Hannah Axley (‘16, ‘17)
Human Resources Generalist
Tennessee State Bank
Sevierville, TN

Dustin Bailey (‘11)
GRC Senior Solutions Lead
Segment
Greeneville, TN

Finley Bandy (‘16)
Account Manager
Cisco Systems
Austin, TX

Meagan Burgio (‘09)
Director of Operations
Monument Economics Group
Denver, CO

Alexander Calleja (‘17)
Investment Banking Analyst,
Public Finance Generalist
FTN Financial Capital Markets
Dallas, TX

Robert Cobb (‘15)
Senior Strategist
Pilot Flying J
Knoxville, TN

Nadia Copley (‘16, ‘20)
Commodity Buyer
MAHLE Industries, Incorporated
Dandridge, TN

William Coulter (‘13, ‘14)
Vice President
Meridian Trust & Investment Company
Knoxville, TN

Ryan Cunningham (‘19)
Fulfillment Supervisor
Saddle Creek Logistics
Lexington, KY

Tom Dolinak (‘17)
Senior Category Manager
Pilot Flying J
Knoxville, TN

Lynsey Gaston (‘12)
Regional Training Manager
Ventura Foods
Hoover, AL

Ryan Genson (‘18)
Area Vice President
Amedisys
Auburndale, FL

Samantha Graves (‘12)
Manager, International Tax Services
EY
Marietta, GA

John Gross (‘14, ‘15)
Accounting and Financial Reporting Manager
Select Interior Concepts
Atlanta, GA

Stephen Guerrette (‘11, ‘15)
Sr. Manager, Risk Management and Trading
Alcoa
Knoxville, TN

Will Hays (‘09, ‘14)
Sr. Financial Analyst
Vanderbilt Health
Nashville, TN

Zach Hethmon (‘15, ‘15, ‘16)
Data Analyst
Philips
Chelsea, MA

Sarah Hudson (‘16)
Demand Planning Analyst
Mars Petcare
Nashville, TN

Joshua King (‘17)
Manager, Customer Supply Chain
SC Johnson
Minneapolis, MN

Jeff Knotts (‘09)
Vice President, Wealth Management Advisor
Merrill Lynch
Woodbridge, VA

Elana Ladd (‘20)
Sales District Leader Designate
PepsiCo – Pepsi Beverages North America
Columbia, SC

Kevin Martin (‘11)
Regional Supplier Manager
Apple Inc
Nashville, TN

Vincent Passafiume (‘07)
Senior Manager – Airport Operations
Customer Service
United Airlines
San Francisco, CA

Ryan Peters (‘05, ‘17)
Accounting Manager
Tennessee Board of Regents
Nashville, TN

Amanda Prevost (‘15, ‘16)
Senior Associate
PwC
Atlanta, GA

Gregg Rader (‘13)
Law Clerk
JD Candidate Harvard Law
Delaware Court of Chancery
Cambridge, MA

Wesley Rich (‘15)
Manager, Global Copyright Operations
Google
Austin, TX

Tiesha Robinson (‘12)
Senior Supply Chain Analyst
Avery Dennison
Cleveland, OH

Quint Robinson (‘17, ‘19)
Product Analyst Health Corporation of America
Nashville, TN

Hancen Sale (‘20)
Government Affairs and Policy Director
Knoxville Area Association of Realtors
Knoxville, TN

Todd Skelton (‘10, ‘14)
Chief Legal Counsel
Strategic Acquisitions Group, LLC
Knoxville, TN

Sara Sobczyk (‘09)
Senior Associate
Korn Ferry
Atlanta, GA

Andrew Stafford (‘12)
Senior Manager, TAS
PYA
Maryville, TN

Samantha Steichen (‘17)
Senior Manager, eCommerce
Georgia-Pacific
Smyrna, GA

Samuel Stevenson (‘16, ‘17)
Credit Analyst, Portfolio Manager
Mountain Commerce Bank
Nashville, TN

KoJak Wells (‘20)
NA F&A Baby Care Design Cost Manager
Proctor and Gamble
Knoxville, TN

Carson West (‘15)
Associate Portfolio Manager
Alliance Bernstein
Nashville, TN

Gibbs Wetherall (‘14)
Investment Banking Associate
BTIG, LLC
Nashville, TN

Dan Whitaker, II (‘13, ‘16)
Assistant Attorney General
Office of the Tennessee Attorney General,
Economic and Regulatory
Nashville, TN

Christopher Wilson (‘12)
Electronic Trading Analyst
Goldman Sachs
White Plains, NY