Kevin Baynes

Communications Team Lead

Kevin is a Senior from Atlanta, GA majoring in Public Relations.

Kevin is involved on campus in PRSSA, Homecoming (Director of Communications), Young Men’s Leadership Program (YMLP), Collegiate 100, and Black Student Union.

In his free time, Kevin likes to collect sneakers, do iPhone photography, attempt cooking, edit videos, and do graphic design.

Kevin’s favorite quote: “I live for nights that I can’t remember, with the people that I won’t forget.” -Drake

Omer Bensaadon

Tech Team

Omer is a senior from Weston, FL majoring in Management Information Systems, with Minors in History and Political Science.

Omer is involved on campus in Design for America and Alpha Kappa Lambda.

In his free time, Omer bike, rock climb, read, and spend too much time on the Internet.

Omer’s favorite quote: “I am the master of my fate, I am the captain of my soul.”
-William Ernest Henley

Collett Cogliano

Director’s Assistant

Collett is a junior from Kennesaw, GA. She is majoring in Public Relations with a minor in Computer Tech Applications with a specialization in Sports/Non-Profit Event Planning.

Collett is involved on campus in Alpha Delta Pi, PRSSA, and Caring for Camo.

In her free time, Collett likes to paint, play volleyball, garden, and volunteer at the VA Medical Center.

Collett’s favorite quote: “Let your smile change the world but don’t let the world change your smile” -Unknown

Jordan Donaldson

Tech Team/Office Assistant

Jordan is a senior from Cumming, GA. She is majoring in Computer Science with a minor in French.

Jordan is involved on campus in the Association for Computing Machinery.

In her free time, Jordan likes to read, play video games, and cook.

Jordan’s favorite quote: “It does not do to dwell on dreams and forget to live.” -Dumbledore

Jakobe Edwards

Logistics Team

Jakobe is a junior from Montgomery, AL. He is majoring in MIS with a minor in Cyber Security.

Jakobe is involved on campus in Omega Psi Phi, the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE), Collegiate 100, Alpha Delta Lambda, International Tech Society, Kreative Kidz, and the National Society of Collegiate Scholars.

In his free time, Jakobe likes to travel and spend time with his family and friends.

Jakobe’s favorite quote: “Shake up the world that is what I am about to do, and homie you ain’t even on my altitude.” -Drake

Mary Gibler

Director’s Assistant

Mary is a senior from Marco Island, Florida. She is majoring in Communication Studies and Anthropology.

In her free time, Mary likes to read, play guitar, watch The Office, and translate for wild dolphins.

Mary’s favorite quote: “There are years that ask questions and years that answer.” -Zora Neale Hurston

Zach Hartzog

Communications Team Lead

Zach is a junior from Asheville, NC majoring in Computer Science with a specialization in Software Engineering and Mathematics with a specialization in Optimization.

Zach is involved on campus in Association of Computing Machinery (ACM), visUAlize, Emerging Scholars, and Intramural Sports.

In his free time, Zach likes running, playing soccer, backpacking, and graphic design.

Zach’s Favorite Quote: “What lies behind you and what lies in front of you, pales in comparison to what lies inside of you.”
-Ralph Waldo Emerson

Cstephan Hutcherson

Logistics Team

Cstephan is a senior from Mobile, AL majoring in Mechanical Engineering.

Cstephan is involved on campus in the Collegiate 100, Black Student Union, and the National Society of Black Engineers (NSBE).

In his free time, Cstephan likes playing recreational sports like basketball and football, and fishing.

Cstephan’s favorite quote: “Life happens like tides[…]Just ride the wave I say to myself. Find a way, the way to my wealth.” – J Cole

Sophia LaBella

Programming Team

Sophia is a sophomore from Fayetteville, NC. She is majoring in Advertising and Marketing.

Sophia is involved on campus in Alpha Phi and Veterans Affairs.

 In her free time, Sophia likes to work out, adventure in Tuscaloosa’s beautiful nature, and shop.

Sophia’s favorite quote: “Live! Live the wonderful life that is in you! Let nothing be lost upon you. Be always searching for new sensations. Be afraid of nothing.” -Oscar Wilde

Louis Lartigue

Tech Team

Louis is a junior from Mobile, AL. He is majoring in Telecommunications and Film with a minor in Creative Writing.

Louis is involved on campus in student films and other productions.

In his free time, Louis likes to watch TV, run, write, and do photography.

Louis’s favorite quote: “A gentleman is someone who can play the accordion, but doesn’t.” -Tom Waits

Levin McNeal

Programming Team Lead

Levin is a senior from Birmingham, AL. She is majoring in Human Performance and Exercise Science with specializations in Disability Sports, Fitness, and Health Promotion.

Levin is involved on campus in Women of Excellence and Student Council for Exceptional Children.

In her free time, Levin likes to watch beauty/make-up vlogs, travel, and read.

Levin’s favorite quote: “Grow. All ways, Always.” -Unknown

Jasmine McQueen

Programming Team

Jasmine is a junior from Tallahassee, FL. She is majoring in Business Management and Marketing.

Jasmine is involved on campus in Al’s Pals, Black Student Union, and Women of Excellence (President).

In her free time, Jasmine likes to apply make-up, eat, and sleep.

Jasmine’s favorite quote: “May your foundation match your neck, concealer be creaseless, and winged liner be sharp enough to kill. Amen.” -Unknown

Jared Morgan

Programming Team

Jared is a senior from Wilmington, NC. He is majoring in Political Science with a minor in History.

Jared is involved on campus in Sigma Alpha Mu and No Labels.

In his free time, Jared likes to play tennis and read.

Jared’s favorite quote: “Only those who dare to fail greatly can ever achieve greatly.” -Robert Kennedy

Ryan Pope

Programming Team

Ryan is a senior from Greenville, SC. He is majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies with a specialization in Child Development.

Ryan is involved on campus in Polemarch of the University of Alabama Chapter, Kappa Alpha Psi, the National Panhellenic Council, and Collegiate 100.

In his free time, Ryan likes to watch movies, watch Netflix, watch ESPN, travel, and hang out with friends.

Ryan’s favorite quote: “Our deepest fear is not that we are inadequate. Our deepest fear is that we are powerful beyond measure. It is our light, not our darkness that most frightens us.” -Unknown

Jalisa Rawlinson

Director’s Assistant

Jalisa is a junior from Prattville, AL. She is majoring in Business Management and Human Resources.

Jalisa is involved on campus in the Student Recruitment Team.

In her free time, Jalisa likes to shop (at ULTA), eat sushi, eat tacos, and nap.

Jalisa’s favorite quote: “Good things take time” -Unknown

Summer Richardson

Office Assistant

Summer is a sophomore from Deatsville, AL. She is majoring in Marketing with a minor in Computer Science.

Summer is involved on campus in Phi Beta Lambda, Women of Excellence, Intervarsity, and BFSA Honors Program.

In her free time, Summer likes to sing in the Afro-American Gospel Choir and in a women’s chorus.

Summer’s favorite quote: “May I always be a light.” -Unknown

Darnell Sharperson

Director’s Assistant

Darnell is a sophomore from Huntsville, AL. He is majoring in Public Relations with minors in Entrepreneurship and French.

Darnell is involved on campus in WVUA-FM, event hosting, Black Student Union, Phi Beta Lambda, College Democrats, and PRSSA.

In his free time, Darnell likes to travel, sing, dance, cook, study fashion, engage in social politics, and spend time with great people.

Darnell’s favorite quote: “You’re playing a part in a much bigger show. And that’s what life is. It’s the greatest show on earth.” -Beyoncé Knowles-Carter

Hannah Sullivan

Programming Team

Hannah is a junior from Bel Air, MD. She is majoring in Public Relations with minors in Criminal Justice and Psychology.

Hannah is involved on campus in Phi Mu, Greek Ambassadors, UADM, Spoon University, PRCA, PRSSA, CMA EDU, and C&IS Student Executive Council.

In her free time, Hannah likes to hang out with friends, travel, and shop.

Hannah’s favorite quote: “It always seems impossible until it’s done.” -Nelson Mandela

Hope Todd

Communications Team

Hope is a senior from Trussville, AL. She is majoring in Public Relations with a minor in Computing Tech and Applications.

Hope is involved on campus in PRSSA, Capstone Agency, and The WELL.

In her free time, Hope likes to read, hike, and watch movies.

Hope’s favorite quote: “Let no one ever come to you without leaving better and happier.” -Mother Teresa

Derrick Warren

Logistics Team

Derrick is a senior from West Palm Beach, FL. He is majoring in Exercise and Sports Science.

Derrick is involved on campus in the Grandeur Gentleman’s Coterie.

In his free time, Derrick likes to play basketball.

Derrick’s favorite quote: “Acceptance then is knowing when your plan fails, it means a bigger plan is at work.” -Unknown

Christian Wiley

Communications Team

Christian is a senior from Birmingham, AL. She is majoring in Human Performance and Exercise Science with specializations in Fitness and Pre-Professional Studies.

Christian is involved on campus in Black Student Union, Exercise Physiology Club, and Alpha Kappa Alpha.

In her free time, Christian likes to do graphic design.

Christian’s favorite quote: “Faith it till you make it.” -Unknown