The Association for Women in Sports Media welcomes Sarah Scrivens and Alex Tekip to its leadership team.
Scrivens, who is an update anchor and staff writer at 102.9/750 The Game in Portland, will serve as student chapter coordinator. A 2015 AWSM Scholar, she was a member of AWSM’s student chapter at the University of Oregon while in college. Scrivens replaces outgoing coordinator Brooke Pryor (The Oklahoman).
Tekip, who is a communications manager at Michigan State, will serve as scholarship/internship coordinator. A 2015 AWSM Scholar, she was a member of AWSM’s student chapter at Michigan State while in college. Tekip replaces outgoing coordinator Laken Litman (Indianapolis Star).
AWSM thanks Litman, a 2010 AWSM Scholar and member of the leadership team for five years, and Pryor, a 2013 AWSM Scholar and member of the leadership team for the past year, for their work with student programs.
In other leadership moves, Fox Sports Arizona promotions producer Alexa Tieu moves to regional events coordinator. She has been convention coordinator for the past year. Tieu replaces MLB Network senior multimedia director Jim Jenks, who became AWSM’s first male board member when elected VP/conventions in 2014. He went on to serve as a coordinator for three years and is an AWSM Scholars benefactor.
Meri-Jo Borzilleri, who most recently served as professional programs coordinator overseeing AWSM Champions, and Teri Boggess, who most recently served as communications coordinator, complete their terms this month. Borzilleri, editor of Bellingham (Wash.) Alive, previously served as awards coordinator; Boggess, a freelancer, previously served as student chapter coordinator. AWSM thanks Jenks, Borzilleri and Boggess for their contributions.
AWSM has one open coordinator position, working with the organization’s fundraising efforts. If you are interested, contact VP/fundraising Iliana Limón Romero.