Kathleen Kolarek was named marketing intern in August of 2013. She will be responsible for assisting in promotion of athletic and special events for the athletic department.
Kolarek earned her bachelor's degree in communications, with a minor in sports marketing, in May 2013 from Virginia Tech. While studying in Blacksburg, Kolarek served as a marketing intern for the VT wrestling team and the Virginia Tech's Formula SAE team.
During the summer of 2012, Kolarek worked with the Major League Baseball Players Alumni Association in Colorado Springs, Colo., as a public relations intern.
Kolarek also serves as the public relations coordinator for the League of Dreams, a nonprofit organization that provides individuals with physical or mental disabilities the opportunity to play baseball and softball.
Kolarek is a native of Catonsville, Md. and graduated from Catonsville High School in 2009.