Sydney Stikeleather

Sydney Stikeleather is an Information Technology and Public Relations student at the University of North Carolina at Charlotte, graduating in May of 2014. She is the president of the Baptist Campus Ministry at UNCC, as well as the state president of the Baptist Campus Ministry of North Carolina (beginning 2013-2014 school year).

Sydney has also completed three internships while in college. In 2010-2011, Sydney was an intern at Casting Bread Ministries, a Food Pantry in Blowing Rock, NC. In the summer of 2012, Sydney interned at the Metropolitan New York Baptist Association in New York City. In the summer of 2013, Sydney interned at the first club™ in London. At all three internships, Sydney developed her technical, marketing and people skills to accomplish the goals of the respective organizations. At the conclusion of her internships with the first club™ and the Metropolitan New York Baptist Association, Sydney was hired to work remotely from Charlotte.

Sydney has worked several other part-time jobs while attending school. She worked at Aerie by American Eagle Outfitters for four-and-a-half years (2008-2013) as a Sales Associate. She gained experience in sales, marketing, branding and customer service, and was consistently a top performer in her outlet store, being recognized for product knowledge and loyalty program promotion. Sydney also nannies for two elementary-aged children.

Sydney is very active in her church, Back Creek ARP. She volunteers with the middle school youth group and is part of the Student Ministry Team. In her spare time, she enjoys travelling, reading, baking and trying new things.