Director of Corporate Services
As director of corporate services Fender is responsible for the execution of partnership elements and ensuring that corporate partners receive complete fulfillment of their contracts. Prior to joining the team as corporate services manager in 2011, she served as intern with both the Checkers and the Charlotte Regional Sports Commission.
Fender graduated from Lynchburg College in May of 2011 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in communications studies and a minor in business. In addition to her studies, Fender also ran indoor track, outdoor track and cross country. A native of Fork Union, VA, Fender currently resides in Charlotte.
|Hometown||Fork Union, Virginia - A town with zero stoplights, great running trails, and some of the nicest people you will ever meet.|
|College and major||Lynchburg College - BA Communication Studies: Public Relations and Journalism (Business Minor)|
|As a kid, you dreamed of becoming:||An Olympian|
|Name one thing on your bucket list||African Safari|
|First CD/tape||Little Mermaid soundtrack|
|Favorite food||Blackberry Cobbler with Vanilla Ice Cream! Important note: The blackberries cannot be store bought - They must be picked from a wild blackberry bush. It makes a difference, trust me!|
|Favorite movie||Remember the Titans|
|Favorite pro/college sports team||Checkers, Carolina Panthers, University of Virginia|
|Favorite type of music||Country or Christmas Music|
|Favorite band||Zac Brown Band|
|Favorite book||John Grisham Novels|
|Fun fact||After attending my first ever hockey game, I asked to take my first grade school picture with a stick and puck. Oh the irony!