Melissa Riley, Chair
Melissa Riley was born and raised in the Port Richmond section of Philadelphia, Pennsylvania. She is currently enrolled in the School of Sport, Tourism and Hospitality Management at Temple University where she is majoring in tourism and hospitality management with a concentration in hospitality operations. She is expected to graduate in May 2017. This past summer, Melissa held a Front of the House Management internship with Entertainment Cruises, Inc. aboard the Spirit of Philadelphia. In the future, she would like to work in the casino sector of the hospitality industry and work her way up to becoming a Casino Manager. During her free time, Melissa enjoys spending time with family and friends, going up to her family’s vacation home in the Poconos, and listening to music.
Ian Plotnick is currently on the Human Resources Committee for Section Three of Montague, Ridall, Blackburn & Associates. He is from Potomac, Maryland and is finishing up his Bachelor’s Degree in sport and recreation management. Ian completed his junior internship with the Philadelphia Union as a Team Operations Intern and interned in Summer 2016 with the Washington Redskins as a Training Camp Intern. Ian would like to continue his experiences in the NFL and eventually become the VP of Operations for an NFL franchise. He enjoys skiing and hiking as well and is looking forward to skiing in Austria this upcoming winter.