Career & Leadership Development

Smith Career Day: Careers in the Entertainment Industry

to EQB Building & Gailor

Three alumni and one friend of the University from Nashville will be on campus to talk with students about their careers in the entertainment industry. Students can attend a networking lunch, panel discussion and have one-on-one time with the visiting professionals through practice interviews. The participants are

  • Mallory Ervin, C'09: former Miss Kentucky, Miss America 4th Runner-Up, contestant on The Amazing Race (seasons 17 and 18), and host of a new show on The Nashville Network, Sweet Tea
  • Rondal Richardson, C'91: Entertainment Industry Relations Manager at Vanderbilt University and former General Manager for Wynona Judd
  • Jay Williams, C'94: Vice President at William Morris Agency
  • Mike Shepherd: Marketing and Promotions Director at Clyde Records. 

Register via TigerNet by February 19, 2013 for lunch and the practice interview slots. Questions? Please write careers@sewanee.edu or call 931.598.1121. 

SCHEDULE for Friday, February 22, 2013

Noon, Luncheon at EQB Building (by reservation via TigerNet)

1:15-2:45 PM, Panel Discussion, Gailor Auditorium

2:45-3:15 PM, Networking Break, Gailor Lobby

3:15-3:35 PM, Practice Interview Session I, Gailor Classrooms (by reservation on TigerNet)

3:40-4:00 PM, Practice Interview Session II, Gailor Classrooms (by reservation on TigerNet)

4:05-4:25 PM, Practice Interview Session III, Gailor Classrooms (by reservation on TigerNet)