To get the most of your TU-AMA experience, it’s important to become involved in the organization. The best way to do so is to join one our several functional committees. Headed by the chapter’s Directors, committees offer a valuable look into the inner workings of TU-AMA and allow members to contribute and develop their various skill sets. To join one of the committees listed below, please contact its chairperson. Committees meet every other Monday in Speakman Hall room 114 during the business free period (12:00-12:50pm).
President- Ethan Greenstein
The President’s main objective is to oversee the executive board and help delegate tasks and projects as well as monitor them on a weekly basis, alongside the Vice Presidents. The president is required to attend college council meetings once a month to hear about other SPO’s on campus as well as communicate AMA events. Another role the President takes on is the liaison between internal and external sources, by communicating to the E-Board events for our members to promote and attend. Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Vice President- Alexa Gerenza
The Vice President’s main duty is to assist the President in delegating tasks and projects to executive board members. The Vice President is responsible for weekly tasks such as helping the president run weekly executive board, committee, and general assembly meetings. The Vice President also ensures TU-AMA keeps a positive relationship with the marketing department as well as the business school as a whole.
Professional Development – Lindsay Carey, Taylor Basham, and James Base
The role of the Directors of Professional Development is to coordinate guest speakers, professional development workshops, and networking events. Professional Development utilizes the Fox School of Business’s Center for Student Professional Development, Marketing department, Alumni association, and LinkedIn to discover and invite new guest speakers to the TU-AMA General Board Meetings. Committee members help form and maintain professional relationships with employers and alumni as well as develop “How to Network,” resume building, and certificate program workshops to enhance the professional development skills of our members.
Media Relations- Jaelynn Plante
The Media Relations Committee is responsible for promoting TU-AMA online and off. Through our social media channels, website and blog, the Directors of Media Relations communicate everything TU-AMA as well as any relevant events or articles. Creating meaningful content through taking pictures, creating videos, writing blogs, all contribute to the TU-AMA brand. In addition, the Directors of Media Relations are in charge of sending out all listserv emails and newsletters to update members on the latest TU-AMA happenings.
Membership- Andrew Hafner & Anne Deiss
The Directors of Membership are responsible for increasing membership by connecting students who are passionate about exploring the marketing industry and developing professional skills. The membership committee creates and maintains records of all the members and their interests. The committee also maintains the membership point system. The system that tracks all points that active members collect in order to participate in more events and to benefit from membership perks. This committee is also in charge of planning socials and recruitment events.
Social Impact – Nicole Nitowski & Minnie Kwong
The Directors of Social Impact, along with the Social Events committee, coordinates community service and fundraising events for TU-AMA that allow members to utilize their marketing skills to help the Temple & Philadelphia community. Members work collaboratively with other committees to plan and promote various events. Fundraising events should focus on raising money for the organization, and community service events should allow members to help their community through the use of their marketing skills. Students can gain real world experience by working with local partners and charity organizations.
Cherry Consulting- Brittney Pescatore & Alex Naydock
The Directors of Cherry Consulting are in charge of managing the consulting team. The Directors will delegate tasks to trusted and responsible consulting team members. They are is in charge of recruiting and training members to build a strong and successful team. Students are encouraged to applies for the role of Project Managers, or join the team as a Student Consultant.