Young Alumni Chapter


You are the future of the UCF Nation. Whether you just graduated or have been out of school for a few years, the UCF Young Alumni Chapter is your connection to UKNIGHT today and in the future. Welcome to the family!


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Get Involved!

All Knights are welcome to join us for social, career and community events throughout the year.

Getting involved is easy! Here's how:

Latoya Jackson, ’12
Coordinator, Constituent Programs, Outreach & Engagement

Signature Event

Black & Gold Takeover

During UCF Homecoming, the UCF Young Alumni Chapter hosts the annual Black & Gold Takeover downtown Orlando.

ProCon 2015

The UCF Young Alumni Chapter invites you to the 2015 Professional Conference at the UCF FAIRWINDS Alumni Center. This event serves as a opportunity for you to attend sessions geared towards your professional development, network with fellow Knights and interview with companies looking to hire interns, part-time and full-time positions.


Monday, April 20 

Conference Sessions | 2-6 p.m.

Student Track

  • How to Land the Job [2-2:45 p.m.]| Presented by Bill Peppler, '96, manging partner, Kavaliro and Noelle Cipollini, '13, Kavaliro
  • Resume Overhaul [3-3:45 p.m.] | Hear from our resident resume expert Leah Goldson, '04, '10, on the do's and dont's of resume building
  • Life After Graduation [4-4:45 p.m.] | A panel of the alumni will be discussing the various routes they took after graduation and how they ended up where they are now

Young Alumni Track

  • Making Social Media Work for You [3-3:45 p.m.] | Making social media work to your advantage 
  • Wealth of Knowledge [4-4:45 p.m.] | Struggling with your finances? Trying to avoid going into debt? Learn the best tips and tricks from a panel of industry professionals
  • Networking 101 [5-5:45 p.m.] | Learn how professional organizations and community involvement help develop a network and personal growth

Students and alumni are welcome to attend any session being offered. 


  • All attendees will be entered to win a $50 gift card to the UCF Bookstore, UCF gift baskets and much more!
  • Your name will be entered once for each session attended
  • Prizes and giveaways awarded at each session

Tuesday, April 21

Career Knight | 2-6 p.m.

From internships to entry level positions this is the place to be! More than 40 businesses will be in attendance at this event. Sport your best black and goldand dress to impress. Professional business attire required.

Company Opportunities for Employment
Advantor Systems Full time, Internship
Air Transport IT Services Full time, Internship
Assist Rx Full time
Blueridge Restaurant Group Full time
Brown & Brown, Inc Full time, Internship
Cash America Full time
Chick Fil A Viera Part time, Full time, Internship
Cintas Corporation Full time, Internship
Crawford Thomas Recruiting Full time, Internship
Deloitte Consulting Full time, Internship
Dillards Part time, Full time, Internship
Esformes Hebrew Academy Full time, part time
Florida Dept of Revenue Full time
Graybar Electric Full time, Internship
Holiday Inn Club Vacations at Orange Lake Resorts Part time, Full time, Internship
Holler Classic Automotive Group Full time
InTouch GPS Full time
Jackson Nurse Professionals Full time
Jaco of America, Inc Full time, Internship
JHM Hotels Full time
Lilly's on the Lake Internship
Luxury Reunion Rentals Part time, Internship
MassMutual Orlando Full time, Internship
Mosaic Wealth Management Part time
Moss,Krusick & Associates, LLC Part time, Full time, Internship
Munchem, Inc. Part time, Full time, Internship
Pet Paradise Resorts Part time
Pink Sneaker Productions Internship
PLS Logistics Services Full time
Positive Behavior Support Corporation Part time, Full time, Internship
Primerica Part time, Full time 
Profunda, Inc Part time, Internship
Prudential Part time, Full time, Internship
Revolution Technologies Full time
Sitters in a second Part time
Sixt Rent A Car Part time, Full time 
Synergy Equipment Full Time
Title Boxing Club WinterPark Part time, Full time, Internship
Tommy Bahama Part time, Full time
Towne Park Part time, Full time
Travel Media Group Part time, Full time
United States Air Force Full time
Verizon Full time, Internship
ViaAir LLC Full time, Internship
Waffle House Part time, Full time
Walt Disney World Part time, Full time
Winn-Dixie Full time
Wyndham Grand Orlando Resort Bonnet Creek Part time, Full time, Internship

Chapter Leaders

  • Leah Maxwell, '10, '12 | Chair
  • Victoria Manglardi, '08 | Vice Chair
  • Alexandra Kennedy, '12 | Outreach/Engagement Chair
  • Lauren Senninger, '09 | Marketing/Communication Chair
  • Justina Oldehoff, '09 | Signature Events Chair
  • Nick Pectol, '10 | Athletics Chair
  • Octavia Powell, '09 | Immediate Past Chair
  • Daniel Oldehoff, '13 | Member-at-Large
  • James Gilmore, '11, '14 | Member-at-Large



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