WHO WE ARE 

We are the Women in Business Council and we strive to connect, empower, and educate women so that they may become respected leaders in business and the community. 

Megan Shannahan

Chief Executive Officer

I am a Senior Public Relations and Political Science major with a Business Management minor. I am involved in Women in Business Council, Student Government, Carolina Club Hockey and am a Graphic Designer in the Office of New Student Orientation!

Kristin Hanson 

Vice President 

I’m a Senior double majoring in Finance and Risk Management with a concentration in Data Analytics and a minor in Public Relations and Advertising. Along with WIBC, I have an internship with the business school in the Alumni Office, I’m an active member of Alpha Gamma Delta, and I’m on the Gamecock Club Swim Team.

Hundley Coleman

Chief Financial Officer

I am a Junior majoring in Finance and Operations and Supply Chain with a concentration in Data Analytics. Along with WIBC, I am involved in Delta Zeta sorority, Delight, and I volunteer regularly at Harvest Hope Food Bank. I am excited for another great semester of WIBC!

Erin O'Sullivan

Chief Marketing Officer

I’m a Junior Human Resources and Marketing double major with a concentration in Data Analytics. Other than WIBC, I am involved in my sorority Kappa Kappa Gamma, I currently work as an Undergraduate Research Assistant, and I love staying active. I was a Marketing and Customer Success Intern at a second stage startup last summer and will be working for Exelon Energy this summer!

Dorie Speer 

Chief Operating Officer 

I am a Junior Human Resources Management Major with a French Minor and a concentration in Data Analytics. Along with WIBC, I am a Brand Partnerships & Digital Marketing Intern for a specialized communications agency focusing on brand building for a global audience. I am also a Product Marketing & Branding Intern for Motom, a new social shopping platform.  

Bailey Wesselmann

Director of Media

I am a senior Entrepreneurial Management and Marketing Double major with minors in French and Chinese! I joined WIBC my freshman year. I am also a member of Delta Delta Delta, and have served in multiple exec roles as well as volunteered for the Office of Fraternity and Sorority Life to lead the Greek Ambassador Program as a Head Ambassador. In my free time, you can find me teaching yoga and barre fusion classes at Studio Fire in Columbia. I am so grateful to be a part of WIBC and to grow alongside such empowering women!

I am a senior in the Moore School majoring in Real Estate & Marketing with a minor in PR/Advertising. I am currently serving as the Director of Membership for WIBC and am an active member of Alpha Chi Omega. Last summer I obtained a property management intern role with Greystar Real Estate Partners in Newport Beach, CA, and hope to relocate to the south to continue with the company upon graduation.

Maddie Stites

Director of Membership

Jess Katz

Director of Committees 

Hey! I am currently a senior Operations and Supply Chain Major with a Data Analytics Concentration here at USC. Along with being involved with WIBC, I am a Zumba instructor at the University. I recently interned with Cargill Inc. last summer as a Supply Chain Intern and have a job offer lined up for nVent in their Supply and Operations Leadership Development Program. I have greatly enjoyed my time being surrounded by such motivated and intelligent women!

Celia Casciani

Director of External Affairs 

I am a Junior majoring in International Business and Finance and minoring in French with a concentration in Data Analytics. This is my fourth semester in WIBC and I am so excited to join the executive board. I am also involved in the Honors College and am creating a graphic novel as part of my senior thesis. This summer, I will be learning about index management and financial analysis as an intern with the London Stock Exchange Group.

Sydney Stoever

Director of Retention

My name is Sydney Stoever and I am a junior in the Darla Moore School of Business double majoring in Marketing and Real Estate with a minor in Advertising & Public Relations. Along with the Women in Business Council, I am involved with the Carolina Sales Institute and the National Society of Collegiate Scholars. I am also a Marketing & Public Relations intern for the South Carolina Small Business Chamber of Commerce, a statewide advocacy organization that works to make South Carolina more small business friendly. 

Samantha Day

Director of Outreach

Hey! My name is Samantha, and I am a current junior double majoring in Marketing + HR Management with minors in Public Relations + Advertisement. I am currently interning as a Social Media intern at Florence Crittenton Programs of SC (thank you WIBC for this incredible opportunity!!) and as a Marketing Intern at The Well Collective right here in Cola. I was born and raised in Gilbert, SC and have been a member of WIBC since my sophomore year at UofSC. I previously served as a member of the mentorship committee and I am currently serving as your Director of Outreach. If I'm not checking off my to-do lists or chugging an iced vanilla latte, you can catch me thrifting, painting, or hiking a pretty cool trail, usually in the middle of nowhere! I am so excited meet the incredible members that make WIBC so special. 

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