Lauren Teknipp




University of Georgia

Bachelor of Arts in Journalism, Advertising/PR                                                                                                                                                                          Graduation: May 2016

GPA: 3.59 / 4.0

Honors: Graduated Cum Laude, Recipient of the Mack H. Guest III Volleyball Scholarship, Named to the CoSIDA Academic All-Region Team, Highest Student-Athlete GPA Award 2013-2014 (Volleyball), All SEC Honor Roll 2012-2016.

Relevant Coursework: Marketing, PR, Advertising.



[University of Georgia Volleyball Team]

Full Scholarship Athlete

  • Productively balanced a 20+-hour training, practice, competition, and traveling schedule, in addition to academics.
  • Served as a liaison between the UGA Student-Athlete community and highly respected administrators of UGA. This position required public speaking presentations to these administrators throughout the semester.
  • Developed and effectively enhanced communication skills and reputation management skills through professional encounters with media.
  • Freeze Sleeve LLC

Outside Sales Rep

  • Responsible for boosting sales through trade show interaction (National Athletic Trainers Association) and was chosen to represent the Freeze Sleeve brand as a head sales representative.
  • Experience face to face sales with the consumer base, as well as market to potential retailers.
  • Knowledge of sports medicine and sport-related injuries.


SaturatedFit.Com / NASM Certified PT

Website/Content Creator                                                                                                                

  • Handles a client base of 30+ individuals and am able to analyze each individual’s unique situation to create a regimented schedule of workouts and nutrition to help achieve their goals.
  • Experience creating business plans and pitching to potential partners and clients.
  • Experience networking with different fitness brands and creating potential partners.
  • Designed website and created content based on close examination of target audience and research from various sources.

SEC Network

Sideline Reporter

  • Development of effective public speaking.
  • On-screen talent, previewed games and commentated throughout.
  • Researched teams, players, and gained insight on game plan speaking with head coaches. Communicated with ESPN producers on the organizational aspects of run-of-the show.


International Management Group (IMG)                                                                                   

Sideline Reporter,                                                                                                               

  • On-screen talent; conducted research on history of teams, players, and coaches.
  • Experience interviewing head coaches and players as well as behind the scenes video development.