Leslie Nixon, Instructor, Sport Management
Leslie Nixon serves as the undergraduate internship coordinator and teaches core sport management courses such as Sport Law, Sport Finance and Sport and Recreation Management. Mrs. Nixon is a proud graduate of the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she obtained a dual degree in Journalism and Mass Communication with a concentration in Public Relations and Economics. She graduated cum laude from St. Thomas University School of Law and also obtained her master's degree in Sport Administration from the same university.
Mrs. Nixon has sports industry experience working for organizations like the South Florida Super Bowl Host Committee and the Miami Dolphins. Her passion is preparing students for the real world of sport management through volunteering and course-required field experiences. Through her guidance, students have gained experience at the Super Bowl, Miami Dolphins, and WWE Wrestle Mania.