Meet our Executive Board


Erin Drakeley


Graduation Year: 2020

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Buck County, PA

SJU Involvements: Erin is involved in APEX and Relay for Life

“Joining the AMA has been one of my best decisions at SJU. Throughout my time with this organization, I have been exposed to different opportunities that have helped me develop into a more well-rounded professional.”




David Lynch

VP of Finance & Membership

Major: Finance and Financial Planning

Hometown: Springfield, PA

Graduation Year: 2020

SJU Involvement: David is involved with Hawks vs. Cancer, the school bookstore and VITA program.

“Supporting our chapter of the AMA hits at a very real level. We truly feel and appreciate every ounce of support. When we're able to host speakers and companies, have students network and hopefully receive a job, we feel as though we've done our job.”


Luke Nicolai

VP of Community Service

Graduation Year: 2020

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Morristown, NJ

 “AMA has given me the opportunity to learn from those who came before me and now I am able to pass down that knowledge to the next generation of marketers. None of this would have been possible without our network of support.”


Jill Boyce

VP of Communications & Advertising

Graduation Year: 2020

Major: Food Marketing and Leadership, Ethics and Organizational Sustainability 

Hometown: Bucks County, PA

SJU Involvements: Jill is involved in APEX, Relay for Life and Hand in Hand

"AMA has presented me with countless opportunities to grow as a professional and as an individual. Attending our events has allowed me to gain valuable insights into the marketing industry as well as strengthen my networking skills through talking with local professionals."



Tessa Darno

VP of Programming & Fundraising

Graduation Year: 2021

Major: Accounting

Hometown: Easton, PA

SJU Involvements: Tessa is involved in First Year Leadership Team, RCIA Catechist, Crimson and Gray, CLC and APEX

AMA has enhanced my SJU experience in a way that I didn’t expect but for which I’m so grateful. I have been able to network with countless professionals, be exposed to various industries, and develop my own professional skills.


Victoria Kessler

Director of Hawk Hill Communications 

Graduation Year: 2020

Major: Marketing and Business Intelligence & Analytics

Hometown: Mount Laurel, NJ

SJU Involvements: Victoria is the manager of the men's basketball team, holds a work study position, and is apart of the UN Sustainability Dashboard

Being in the AMA has opened my eyes to careers and opportunities I may not have gotten in my marketing classes. I feel grateful for the companies that are willing to come in and speak to our members and provide insight into the marketing world.”