Summer break is about more than having fun in the sun. For a number of Simpson student-athletes, the summer months provide an opportunity to prepare for their career. This year, SimpsonAthletics.com is taking a closer look at how eight student-athletes are making the most of their summer.
Hometown: West Des Moines, Iowa
Class this Fall: Senior
Major/Minor: Sports Communications/Interactive Media
Internship: Video Production Intern for the IFL's Iowa Barnstormers
What are your primary responsibilities?
I was responsible for creating and editing videos shown on social media and on the video board in game.
How does this position help with your career goals?
This helped me understand all the work it goes into coordinating and executing a video shoot.
How has your experience as a student-athlete been helpful in this position?
Being a football player, I could really relate to the players and it made it easier to interact with the guys and coaches.