Student Ambassadors

Haslam College of Business Ambassadors are sophomores, juniors and seniors who serve as resources and experts regarding the undergraduate business student experience at Haslam. Ambassadors are selected each spring. Candidates must be business majors and have a clear judicial record.

Roles of an ambassador

  • Represent the college at special events and recruiting programs
  • Demonstrate knowledge of campus activities and resources
  • Provide tours of the Haslam Business Building
  • Aid in the recruitment of prospective students

For more information or to apply, contact Megan Foster.

Haslam student ambassadors

Meet Our Ambassadors

Tim Held

Tim Held

Lead Ambassador

Junior
Business Analytics & Supply Chain Management
Cleveland, TN

Involvement:
Student Alumni Associates
Haslam Student Advisory Council
Business Analytics Society
Resident Assistant

Carter Kelly

Carter Kelly

Lead Ambassador

Senior
Accounting
Signal Mountain, TN

Involvement:
Volunteer Team
AIM Accounting Alliance

Madeline O’Connell

Madeline O’Connell

Lead Ambassador

Senior
Business Analytics
Canton, GA

Involvement:
The Walk College Ministry
Peer Communication Consultant
Honors Leadership Program

Veda Seay

Veda Seay

Lead Ambassador

Senior
Business Analytics, Mathematics, Statistics
Oak Ridge, TN

Involvement:
Heath Integrated Business & Engineering Program
Project Inspire
Business Analytics Society
Chancellor’s Honors Program
Melton Scholars

Madison Whitus

Madison Whitus

Lead Ambassador

Senior
Finance
New Baltimore, MI

Involvement:
Haslam Student Advisory Council
Haslam Business Fellows
1794 Scholars
Women in Finance
Delta Sigma Pi

Michaela Bianco

Michaela Bianco

Junior
Marketing
Monterey, TN

Involvement:
American Marketing Association
AMAze
Honors Leadership Program
Honors Ambassadors
Student Alumni Association
Resident Assistant

Kobe Bouasakhone

Kobe Bouasakhone

Senior
Marketing
Murfreesboro, TN

Involvement:
Alpha Gamma Rho

Ella Bowen

Ella Bowen

Senior
Accounting
Knoxville, TN

Involvement:
Haslam Peer Mentor
Women of Haslam
Vols en Pointe (Secretary)

Maci Clark

Maci Clark

Senior
Marketing
Hendersonville, NC

Involvement:
Kappa Alpha Pi
Chancellor’s Honors Program

Sam Connell

Sam Connell

Sophomore
Management
Old Tappan, NJ

Noah Cook

Noah Cook

Sophomore
Economics
Johnson City, TN

Involvement:
Business Honors Council
Smith Global Leadership Scholars

Mia Cozzi

Mia Cozzi

Junior
Finance
Clovis, CA

Involvement:
Smith Global Leadership Scholars
Haslam Peer Mentor
Student Government Association

Michael Forshee

Michael Forshee

Senior
Finance
Brentwood, TN

Involvement:
Financial Management Association
Senior Impact Council
Torch Fund Manager

Connor Fox

Connor Fox

Sophomore
Finance
Manchester, TN

Adam Fuller

Adam Fuller

Senior
Accounting
Knoxville, TN

Involvement:
Smith Global Leadership Scholars
Beta Alpha Psi
Sigma Chi

Maddie Getman

Maddie Getman

Junior
Marketing
Mount Kisco, NY

Involvement:
Panhellenic Council
Zeta Tau Alpha
Ad Club
Women of Haslam

Nicole Gomez

Nicole Gomez

Senior
Finance
Charlotte, NC

Involvement:
Women in Finance
Reformed University Fellowship
Women of Haslam
Best Buddies
TUCC

Will Gusanders

Will Gusanders

Sophomore
Finance
Glen Ellyn, IL

Involvement:
Tennessee Hockey Team
Financial Management Association
Christian Students UTK

Mary Hajdik

Mary Hajdik

Senior
Finance & Public Administration
Cookeville, TN

Involvement:
Heath Integrated Business & Engineering Program
Student Government Association
Dean of Students Office
HSAC
Women in Finance

Mia Hayden

Mia Hayden

Senior
Marketing
Highlands Ranch, CO

Involvement:
Student Government Association
Haslam Student Advisory Council
Volunteer Team
Peer Communications Consultant
Smith Global Leadership Scholars
American Marketing Association

Addie Heehs

Addie Heehs

Sophomore
Finance
Memphis, TN

Involvement:

Haslam Leadership Scholars
Smith Global Leadership Scholars
Student Government Association
Student Alumni Association
Haslam Peer Mentor
Alpha Omicron Pi

Samantha Hile

Samantha Hile

Junior
Finance & Business Analytics
Knoxville, TN

Involvement:
Business Fellows

Belle Karnes

Belle Karnes

Junior
Marketing
Knoxville, TN

Involvement:
Smith Global Leadership Scholars
Reformed University Fellowship

Keagan Lahart

Keagan Lahart

Senior
Business Analytics
Farmington, IL

Involvement:
ISA Global Ambassador
American Marketing Association

Katlyn Larkins

Katlyn Larkins

Junior
Marketing
Raleigh, NC

Involvement:
Professional Sales Leadership Program
CHARRG (Women’s Fitness Club)
Real Estate Club

Grayson Maryanski

Grayson Maryanski

Junior
Finance & Supply Chain Management
Knoxville, TN

Involvement:
UKirk UTK

Isabelle McKinney

Isabelle McKinney

Junior
Marketing
Bristol, TN

Involvement:
American Marketing Association

Ashanti Moore

Ashanti Moore

Senior
Marketing & Supply Chain Management
Memphis, TN

Involvement:
Alpha Kappa Alpha
SCM Black/LatinX Coffee Connects Facilitator
Diversity Advancement Program Advocate
Sophomore Peer Mentor
First Generation Ambassador
American Marketing Association
The National Society of Leadership & Success

Emma Neal

Emma Neal

Junior
Accounting
Hickory, NC

Involvement:
Haslam Business Fellows
1794 Scholars
Haslam Peer Mentor
Tennessee Equestrian Team (vice president)
Delight Women’s Ministry

Hayden Ott

Hayden Ott

Senior
Business Analytics
Knoxville, TN

Involvement:
Smith Global Leadership Scholars
UTK Golf Club
Chancellor’s Honors Program

Kshama Patel

Kshama Patel

Senior
Management
Chattanooga, TN

Involvement:
Chi Omega
Student Alumni Associates
Management Society
Order of Omega

Tatiana Phelps

Tatiana Phelps

Sophomore
Finance
Memphis, TN

Involvement:
Zeta Tau Alpha
Women of Haslam
Project Inspire
Campus Outreach College Ministry
Women in Finance

Julia Richmond

Julia Richmond

Senior
Business Analytics
Franklin, TN

Involvement:
Smith Global Leadership Scholars
Chancellor’s Honors Program
Volunteer Team
Delta Gamma

Olivia Soler

Olivia Soler

Sophomore
Human Resource Management
Raleigh, NC

Involvement:
Honors Leadership Program
Haslam Peer Mentor
Peer Career Advisor
The Walk College Ministry
Alpha Kappa Psi

Makenna Thrush

Makenna Thrush

Sophomore
Management
Boston, MA

Involvement:
Haslam Peer Mentor
Women In Haslam
Management Society

Maddy Whedon

Maddy Whedon

Sophomore
Marketing
Quakertown, PA

Involvement:
Chancellor’s Honors Program
Business Fellows
American Marketing Association
AMAze
Sports Girls Club

Parker Williams

Parker Williams

Sophomore
Supply Chain Management
Knoxville,TN

Involvement:
The Walk College Ministry
Intramurals

Kendall Williams

Kendall Williams

Senior
Supply Chain Management
Memphis, TN

Involvement:
Haslam Women of Color (Secretary)
Haslam Student Advisory Board
Haslam Peer Mentor
Diversity Advancement Program Advocate- Haslam
Peer Communication Consultant
Volunteer Team
Jones Center Ambassador
Rocky Top Roundtable

Riley Willingham

Riley Willingham

Senior
Supply Chain Management & Business Analytics
Maryville, TN

Involvement:
Delta Sigma Pi
Resident Assistant
Supply Chain Management Scholars of Distinction – Peer mentor

Katie Yatooma

Katie Yatooma

Senior
Management
Rochester Hills, MI

Involvement:
Women of Haslam (Vice President)
UTK Ski & Snowboard Club (President)
Delta Sigma Pi