Meet Your MAPS Mentors

Drop in during office hours in Prentice Hall Room 135D (right next to Munchies Market) or connect with a MAPS mentor today.

KS Profile
Kaileigh Sloan
Dream Job:  Open a consulting company that specializes in management of diverse human resources
Hobbies:  Traveling, Greek life, Thrifting and Crafting
Major/Minor:  Human Resource Management
Hometown:  Thompson's Station, TN
Email:  ksloan8 [at]
Office Hours: Wednesday 11:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m.


MG Profile
Mariana Gowdy
Dream Job:  To work at the University of Pittsburgh Medical Center in the Human Resources department
Hobbies:  Community Service, Writing, Hiking, Traveling and Music
Major/Minor:  Human Resource Management / International Business and Nonprofit Studies
Hometown:  Pittsburgh, PA
Email:  mgowdy [at]
Office Hours:  Monday 12:00 p.m. – 2: 00 p.m. and Wednesday 11:00 a.m. – 11:30 a.m.


Halle Small
Dream Job:  Working for Google as a business consultant and working on advertising campaigns.
Hobbies:  I like baking, exercising and doing my nails.
Major/Minor:  Entrepreneurship
Hometown:  Cleveland, OH
Email:  hsmall1 [at]
Office Hours:  Monday 11:00 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.


Samyra Abney

Dream Job: Forensic Accountant / Tax Lawyer
Hobbies: Working out and playing the saxophone
Major/Minor: Accounting/Pre-Law
Email: sabney1 [at]
Hometown: Lanham, MD
Office Hours: Monday 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. and Friday 12:30 p.m. – 1:30 p.m.


Jacob Koch

Dream Job: To work in Human Resources in the Entertainment sector of business to combine my passions for music and helping people.
Hobbies: Going on adventures with my friends, singing, playing the piano (really anything related to music), boating and hiking.
Major/Minor: Human Resources Management/Theatre Management
Email: jkoch21 [at]
Hometown: Buckeye Lake, OH
Office Hours: Monday 11:45 p.m. – 12:45 p.m.


Lindsay Hipp

Dream Job: Marketing Manager for Nestlé
Hobbies: Baton twirling and being on the beach
Major/Minor: Marketing and Business Management
Email: lhipp1 [at]
Hometown: Perrysburg, OH
Office Hours: Tuesday and Thursday 9:30 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.


Benedicta Baah

Dream Job: Software Developer
Hobbies: Reading, Cooking and Traveling
Major/Minor: Computer Information Systems/Finance
Email: bbaah [at]
Hometown: Columbus, OH
Office Hours: Tuesday 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.


Jordun Paster

Dream Job: Being a professor and a Marketing Consultant
Hobbies: Golfing, Playing Softball, Working Out, Playing the Piano, Researching Random Information, Fishing and Playing Poker Video Games
Major/Minor: Marketing and Business Management
Email: jpaster2 [at]
Hometown: Cuyahoga Falls, OH
Office Hours: Tuesday 6:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m. and Thursday 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.


Zachary Kolarik

Dream Job: Hedge Fund Manager/Analyst
Hobbies: Soccer, Cooking and Reading
Major/Minor: Finance/Accounting
Email: zkolarik [at]
Hometown: Canton, OH
Office Hours: Wednesday 1:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m. and Friday 2:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.


Antonio Cheatom

Dream Job: To be a lawyer in the Department of Justice
Hobbies: Playing basketball, Reading books and watching television
Major/Minor: Accounting/Pre-Law
Email: acheatom [at]
Hometown: Pittsburgh, PA
Office Hours: Wednesday 5:30 p.m. – 7:00 p.m. and Thursday 12:30 p.m. – 1:00 p.m.