2015-2016 Executive Board
Wilson is a third-year law student from Spanish Fort, Alabama. He graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science from Auburn University in 2013. In the summer of 2014, Wilson clerked at Hand Arendall, LLC in Mobile, Alabama. In the summer of 2015, he interned at the United States Attorney’s Office for the Southern District of Alabama. Sports have played an integral part of Wilson’s life since his youth, and this position has allowed him to merge his love of the law and sports.
Executive Editor–Katie Diem
Katie is a third-year law student from Atlanta, Georgia. She graduated from the University of Georgia in 2013 with a Bachelor of Science in Psychology and a minor in Spanish. Katie held a compliance internship with the Georgia State University Athletics Department during the summer of 2015. She is an avid sports fan with a great interest in today’s legal issues, and she hopes to pursue a career where she can combine her passion for sports and the law.
Business Editor–Macy McCarty
Macy is a graduate of The University of Mississippi with a Bachelor of Business Administration in Banking and Finance and a minor in Political Science. Macy was a cheerleader for the Ole Miss spirit squads and a student recruiting assistant for the Ole Miss football team. She has also been a cheerleading coach for the last nine years. Macy was a law clerk for the National Football League for the 2015 summer. In addition to serving as the Business Editor for the MSLR, Macy serves as the External Competition Chair for the Negotiation Board.
Senior Online Editor–Kyle Ketchings
Kyle is a third-year law student from Natchez, Mississippi. He is a graduate from Ole Miss with a Bachelor of Science in Criminal Justice and a minor in History. In the summer of 2014, Kyle clerked for the Honorable David Bramlette at the United States District Court for the Southern District of Mississippi. In the summer of 2015, Kyle clerked for Hickman, Goza & Spragins, and served as a Compliance Intern for the University of Southern Mississippi Athletics Department. Before returning to law school, Kyle work as the Defensive Coordinator for football and the Head Baseball Coach for Trinity Episcopal Day School, in Natchez, Mississippi. Kyle also serves as the President of the Mississippi Sports Law Society. Kyle has a passion for both sports and law and hopes to pursue a career in the field of sports law.
Senior Notes Editor–Rachel Whitlock
Rachel is a third-year law student from Olive Branch, Mississippi. She graduated from Baylor University in 2012 with a Bachelor of Arts in Sociology and a minor in Philosophy. In addition to being the Senior Notes Editor for the Mississippi Sports Law Review, Rachel is also an Executive Editor for the University of Mississippi Business Law Newsletter.
Senior Articles Editor–Cecelia Shipp
Cecelia is a third-year law student from Benton, Mississippi. She graduated from Mississippi State University in 2013 with a Bachelor of Arts in English. She is an avid supporter of Mississippi State athletics, and she devotes her free time to competing in endurance events, such as marathons and triathlons. In addition to serving as the Senior Articles Editor for the Mississippi Sports Law Review, Cecelia also serves as the Administrative Vice Chair for the Trial Advocacy Board.
Managing Articles Editor–Kristine Simpson
Kristine resides in Oxford with her husband and the youngest two of her four boys. She earned her bachelor’s degree in business administration from Furman University. Kristine also serves as an Associate Articles Editor for the Mississippi Law Journal. She graduates in December 2015.
Managing Notes Editor–Kathryn Renik
Kathryn is a third-year law student from West Frankfort, IL. She graduated with a Bachelor of Arts in History from Spring Hill College. In the summer of 2014, Kathryn served as a law clerk for Sam C. Mitchell & Associates in West Frankfort, Illinois. In the summer of 2015, she interned at the United States Attorney’s Office for the Northern District of Mississippi. Kathryn also serves as the LSSB President’s Round Table Chairman.