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By joining the University of South Florida’s American Marketing Association, you gain the opportunity to develop and strengthen the skills that will help you to get ahead in the world. Take a look at our AMA events or learn about internships and job opportunities to get started.


The AMA at USF is regarded as one of the top student organizations in the Muma College of Business. Join others that have a “can-do” attitude and are full of ambition and promise.


Here at the AMA, we are a professional association for individuals and organizations leading the practice, teaching and development of marketing knowledge worldwide. Join a national network at or learn about


The USF American Marketing Association is a nationally recognized organization that offers its members the opportunity to gain a competitive advantage in the workforce through practical marketing experience. All majors are welcome to join!


The American Marketing Association (AMA) is the largest marketing association in North America. It is a professional association for individuals and organizations involved in the practice, teaching and study of marketing worldwide. It is also the source that marketers turn to every day for information/resources, education/training and professional networking. AMA members are connected to a network of experienced marketers 30,000+ strong and include leading marketing academics, researchers and practitioners from every industry.
"dedicated to the enhancement of our members’ professional development.."

The USF American Marketing Association provides the opportunity to build skills needed for students of any major to succeed in their future careers. In AMA, members do not just sit and listen, they engage and take action. Members are able to network with business professionals, engage in planning events both large and small, attend professional workshops, and participate in many other hands-on activities. With the numerous opportunities provided, students will gain the confidence needed to enter the real world fearlessly.

  • Digital advertising in the U.S. is a $43 billion market. (

  • 71% of marketers believe mobile marketing is core to their business. (Salesforce)

  • 62% of marketers said social media became more important to the marketing campaigns in the last 6 months. (State of Inbound Marketing)

  • 89% of marketers said email was their primary channel for lead generation. (Forrester Research)

Our Executive Board

Meet the team of students dedicated to YOU
Stuart Kerr
Major: Marketing; Supply Chain Management [Minor]
Hometown: Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Hobbies: Sports (Avid fan of Tampa & Philly teams), going to concerts, Fishing & hanging with his dog
Chelsea Adamcek
Executive Vice President
Major: Marketing & Management
Hometown: Valrico, Florida
Hobbies: Hockey (avid Tampa Bay Lightning fan), going to the beach & hanging out with friends and family
Muhammad Karim
MBA in Supply Chain Management
Hometown: Dhaka, Bangladesh
Hobbies: Travel & Photography
Lexy Scarpiello
VP of Membership
Major: Business Marketing & Economics
Hometown: Brandon, Florida
Hobbies: Traveling, Zeta Tau Alpha, playing Piano & the Ukulele, Content Writing, Real Estate & being a workaholic
Ryan Price
VP of Consulting
Major: Marketing; Management Information Systems
Hometown: Tampa, Florida
Hobbies: Adventuring, Coding, Reading, Hiking & AMA
Clayton Werner
VP of Professional Development
Major: Marketing; Management
Hometown: Topeka, Kansas
Hobbies: Sports, Graphic Design, Photography, & hanging out with friends
Maryann Meyer
VP of Event Planning
Major: Marketing
Hometown: New Port Richey, Florida
Hobbies: Interior Design/Organization, Event Planning, Boating & Dancing
Daisy Dykes
VP of ScramBULL
Major: Marketing; Psychology [Minor]
Hometown: Plant City, Florida
Hobbies: Going to the beach, Swimming & water sports
Victoria German
Director of ScramBULL
Major: Marketing
Hometown: Orlando, Florida
Hobbies: Kayaking, Crafting & hanging out with friends
David Faith
Director of Communications
Major: Management Information Systems; Computer Science [Minor]
Hometown: London, England
Hobbies: Surfing, Snowboarding, Soccer, Lacrosse, Traveling, Rowing & building drones
Gabe Patil
Director of Case Competition
Major: Marketing; Finance
Hometown: York, Pennsylvania
Hobbies: Swimming, Painting, CURE USF, Skiing, watching Steelers & USF Football, & stressing over inefficient traffic lights
Eliiahu Vann
Director of Community Service
Major: Marketing; Economics [Minor]
Hometown: Pensacola, Florida
Hobbies: Surfing, going to the gym, Traveling, Fishing, & Probono Marketing
William Bentson
Co-Director of Recruitment
Major: Marketing; Management
Hometown: Tampa, Florida
Hobbies: Mixed Martial Arts & Fishing
Markens Alfred
Co-Director of Recruitment
Major: Management
Hometown: Delray Beach, Florida
Hobbies: Chess, & watching Soccer and Football
Lauren Richard
Social Director
Major: Marketing; Mass Communications [Minor]
Hometown: Sarasota, Florida
Hobbies: Crafting, watching TV/Movies, listening to music, outdoor activities, & going out with friends
Tatiana Rodriguez
Major: International Business; Marketing [Minor]
Hometown: Medellin, Colombia
Hobbies: Traveling, water sports, hiking, site seeing & going to music festivals
Jorge Yanez
Creative Consultant
Major: Accounting
Hometown: Chicago, Illinois
Mariaelisa Lichoa
Pro Chapter Liaison
Major: Marketing; Leadership Studies [Minor]
Hometown: Caracas, Venezuela
Hobbies: Yoga, blogging, going to the beach & traveling
Jill Solomon
Faculty Advisor



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