Sports Administration

Student Board

The MSA Student Board exists to create networking opportunities and to enhance the student experience through professional and social development. With strong leaders, a growing alumni base and a diverse student body, the board empowers students to become the next generation of sports industry innovators.

For more information about the MSA Student Board and student events/opportunities, please contact

MSA Program Listserv

Stay Connected

MSA Student Board events will be shared through the MSA Program Listserv. To stay connected, subscribe to the listserv following the directions below:

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2016–17 Student Board Members

Morgan Thune

Morgan Thune, President

Undergraduate Institution: Indiana University

Current Job: Production & Travel Coordinator, Big Ten Network

Favorite Sports Team(s): Indiana Hoosiers & Chicago Cubs

Khristina Dela Cruz, Events Coordinator

Undergraduate Institution: Southern Illinois University - Carbondale

Current Job: Administrative Assistant, Northwestern University Health Services

Favorite Sports Team(s): Chicago Bulls, Chicago Cubs, Pittsburgh Steelers & Seattle Seahawks

Ben Guendel, Student Communication Coordinator

Undergraduate Institution: University of Iowa

Current Job: Service Excellence Program Representative, Chicago Cubs

Favorite Sports Team(s): Green Bay Packers

Justin Henderson, Prospective Student Relations Coordinator

Undergraduate Institution: Pennsylvania State University

Current Job: Program Assistant, Northwestern University Allen Center

Favorite Sports Team(s): Duke Blue Devils Men's Basketball Team

Julia Millon, Alumni Relations Coordinator

Undergraduate Institution: University of Colorado - Boulder

Current Job: Client Services Specialist, Northwestern Athletics

Favorite Sports Team(s): New England Patriots, Boston Bruins, Colorado Buffaloes & Northwestern Wildcats

Kevin Mroz, Alumni Student Board Advisor (Graduated 2013)

Undergraduate Institution: University of Illinois

Current Job: Founder/CEO, ZORM Event & Transportation Services

Favorite Sports Team(s): Chicago Cubs

Kelly Noonan, Events Coordinator

Undergraduate Institution: Millikin University

Current Job: Regional Marketing Analyst and Trade Show Manager

Favorite Sports Team(s): Atlanta Braves, Philadelphia Flyers, University of Illinois Illini, Chicago Bears, Chicago Bulls & Everton Football Club

Jane Obringer, Alumni Student Board Advisor (Graduated 2014)

Undergraduate Institution: University of Notre Dame

Current Job: Research Specialist, Learfield Sports

Favorite Sports Team(s): Notre Dame Fighting Irish, Chicago Bulls, Chicago Bears, Chicago Cubs, Chicago Blackhawks & Chicago White Sox

Stephanie Subervi, Events Coordinator

Undergraduate Institution: Rollins College

Current Job: Events Coordinator, Women's Club of Evanston

Favorite Sports Team(s): Denver Broncos