Edmée Morin-Kougoucheff is originally from France, and moved to the U.S. when she turned 18 to pursue her college career. She played tennis for the University of Kentucky and studied a Bachelor’s in Finance with a 3.9 GPA. Edmée graduated with an MBA Sport Management in 2017, where she was a Graduate Assistant for James Riordan, Ph.D., Director of the MBA in Sport Management program. Previously, she interned for the Delray Beach Open, and worked for the Miami Dolphins and FAU football team. Currently, she’s the Director of Sales at Evert Tennis Academy.
When discussing her experience at FAU, she explains s “FAU has been amazing to me and my family on so many levels. Most importantly, James Riordan, Ph.D., Director of FAU MBA Sport Management program, has been key to my success and to the overall program success. He gave a chance to work for him as a Graduate Assistant and helped me get every single internship I've had while being in the program…I decided to get this degree at FAU because of its wonderful reputation and its impressive alumni. All teachers have at least 10 years of experience in the sports industry.”
Edmée is the ultimate example of balancing her passion for sports and applying it to her career path, while pursuing an MBA in Sport Management degree in just 23 months. Interested in also pursuing an MBA in Sport Management like Edmée? Register for our next information session.
Perhaps a general MBA interests you? Register for our next MBA information session.