Jenifer Truong is from Pass Christian, Miss., and is a junior sport management major in the School of Human Performance and Recreation. This is Jenifer’s first year as a College of Health Ambassador.
Jenifer serves as a secretary of the Sport Management Club at USM. She has been a member of the Student Eagle Club for three years and is currently the Event Chair where she helps coordinate club tailgating as well as exclusive member events. She is part of the Golden Eagle’s Men’s Basketball team. She works under the Director of Operations helping oversee that travel requirements are attained and ball boys and girl for home basketball games and acts as liaison between the team and Greek Life on campus. One of her favorite volunteer activities includes Superbowl XLVII. She had to opportunity to work the interactive theme park, NFL Experience, and the NFL Tailgate Party, accommodating and welcoming guests.
Jenifer enjoys hobbies such as traveling, painting, playing with her Yorkie, and attending sporting events from the high school to professional level. Following graduating from Southern Miss, she plans to work in collegiate athletics, preferably basketball and then become an athletic director at the high school level.