The Mississippi Sports Law Review is pleased to announce the newly elected 2013 – 2014 executive board. We are looking forward to continue to improve the SEC’s only sports law review.
Taylor Hanks, Cullen Manning, McCauley Williams, Katherine White, Mary Kate Zekert (not pictured: Woods Drinkwater)
Katherine White · Editor-in-Chief
Katherine is a current second year student from Richmond, Virginia. She graduated from Virginia Tech in 2010 with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and minors in Classical Studies and Historical Humanities. Since starting law school in 2011, she has interned in the Compliance Office at the University of Richmond and is a current intern in the Compliance Office here at the University of Mississippi.
Taylor Hanks · Executive Editor
Taylor is a 2L from Burnet, Texas. After graduating from Texas A&M University with a B.S. in Sports Management and a minor in Business Administration, Taylor spent a year as an assistant marketing director for the Stephen F. Austin State University athletics department. Taylor likes spend his free time playing golf and watching his beloved Dallas Cowboys, Dallas Mavericks, and Texas A&M Aggies.
McCauley Williams · Business Editor
McCauley is a second year law student from Memphis, Tennessee. He earned a Bachelor of Arts in English Language and Literature and a Bachelor of Arts in History from the University of Virginia in 2011. While in college, McCauley wrote online basketball recruiting articles for CampPros.com. Most recently, he interned in the department of Athlete Management and Marketing at Wasserman Media Group, LLC in Beverly Hills California. McCauley will be splitting his summer, working as a Summer Associate for Baker, Donelson, Bearman, Caldwell, and Berkowitz in Memphis and interning with Tudor Investment Corporation in Greenwich, Connecticut. He will be heading the Mississippi Sports Law Society in the fall.
Cullen Manning · Senior Articles Editor
Cullen is a rising 3L at the University of Mississippi School of Law. He graduated from the University of Illinois, Urbana-Champaign with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and Psychology and taught elementary school for a year before deciding to attend law school. Cullen is actively involved in a variety of organizations including the Military Justice Society, Ole Miss Civil Law Clinic, Dean’s Leadership Council, and National Sea Grant Law Center. In his free time, he enjoys playing intramural sports and hunting. Cullen is a lifelong St. Louis Cardinals fan whose fondest memories are of going to games with his three younger brothers.
Mary Kate Zekert · Senior Notes Editor
Mary Kate is a third year law student from Richmond, Virginia. She graduated from Virginia Tech in 2011 with a bachelor’s degree in Political Science and a minor in Professional Writing. Mary Kate has been involved with Mississippi Sports Law Review since 2012. Having grown up amongst a long lineage of Hokies, Mary Kate has followed college sports for most of her life. Additionally, she played lacrosse, field hockey, and basketball in high school. In her spare time Mary Kate enjoys running, Ole Miss football, and of course anything Virginia Tech sports related. Mary Kate hopes to pursue a career in litigation. Mary Kate serves as the Notes Editor for the Mississippi Sports Law Review.
Woods Drinkwater · Managing Online Editor
Woods is a second year law student at the University of Mississippi. He graduated from Loyola University, New Orleans in 2007 with a B.S. in Music Industry Studies. Between undergrad and coming to law school, he worked as an audio engineer, tour manager, and production manager for touring and local musical acts, earning a Grammy Award in 2009 for his work at the New Orleans Jazz and Heritage Fest. He is interested in IP issues and is a die hard New Orleans Saints fan.