Meet Our Members
The Executive Board:
Megan Harris, President
Megan is a junior in the Schreyer Honors College studying Public Relations with minors in digital media trends and analytics and information science and technology. She joined AWSM her freshman year to try something new, but ended up discovering a new passion thanks to the talented women who quickly became her role models in the club. As president, she hopes to be a mentor to young women interested in joining the field and help them reach their goals, break barriers, and succeed in the sports media world. Megan's favorite teams to cheer on are the Pittsburgh Penguins and Steelers, and of course, all Penn State teams.
Kelly Warner, Vice President
Kelly is a junior Broadcast Journalism major from Charlotte, North Carolina. She is a member of the John C. Curley Center for Sports Journalism and is earning her Sports Journalism Certificate.She joined AWSM because it is a tight-knit group of women who share a love of sports and support each other while working towards their career goals. She is a diehard Philadelphia sports fan - go Eagles, Phillies, Flyers and Sixers! Outside of AWSM, Kelly hosts her own online NFL show called "Kickoff with Kelly". She also serves as the producer for Penn State Sports Night
Dayna Brewer, Treasurer
Dayna is a senior Broadcast Journalism major with a minor in Sports Studies. She is also a member of the John C. Curley Center for Sports Journalism and will earn her Sports Journalism Certificate. She joined AWSM for the opportunity to grow her network and make new friends at University Park. A fun fact about Dayna is that she loves all Pittsburgh sports teams - the Steelers, the Penguins and the Pirates - but she also loves lacrosse! Her favorite PLL team is the Archers and her favorite NLL team is the Georgia Swarm.
Sydney Haykel, Secretary
Sydney is a senior Public Relations major and a Business minor. She is also earning her Smeal College of Business Certificate and John C. Curley Center for Sports Journalism Certificate. She joined AWSM during her sophomore year at Penn State to meet more women with a passion for sports and to explore different career opportunities within the sports media profession. Outside of AWSM, Sydney is a THON Special Events Captain, a Penn State Athletics intern and a club ice hockey player. Hailing from Southern California, some of her favorite teams include the L.A. Kings, the Rams and the Dodgers.
Fundraising & Outreach
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