Sport & Exercise Science, M.S.

Sport Administration Emphasis

kanaJillian Kana

Hometown: Monument, CO

  • B.S. Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Major: Family and Consumer Sciences
  • Colorado State University, 2010 Cum Laude

Greeley Ice Haus

Hockey Director (August 2011 - Present)

Responsibilities: Create schedules; Keep current statistics on leagues; Create/ market new events; Maintain contact with customers/players/parents; Organize/check out/fit participants with rental gear; Collect feedback from customers about programs/add to database; Market/organize tournaments

ESPN Winter X-Games

Guest Services Assistant (January 2012)

Responsibilities: Ensured safety of all guests entering/exiting the venue; Answered questions about venue layout; Handed out programs/maps/ merchandise; Directed guests to important areas of the venue; Set up and organized fences to better control crowd/safety; Helped set up ADA viewing areas; Worked wheelchair lifts; Any other customer services duties needed

Colorado State Women’s Ice Hockey

Co-founder, President, Scheduler, Community Relations (August 2007 – December 2010)

Responsibilities:Co-founded Colorado State Women’s Ice hockey leading the process of becoming a university recognized club sport; Served as president of the organization for 3 years; Served as designated scheduler and community relations organizer; Scheduled ice times, managed a budget, scheduled games/ travel, designed jerseys/apparel, hired a coach, marketed the team on campus/in community; Created fundraising events/opportunities.

Colorado State University Youth Sport Camps

Counselor (Summer 2009, Summer 2010)

Responsibilities:Taught campers the skills/techniques of specific sports; Organize/implement lesson plans, drills, and scrimmages; Worked closely with parents; Served as a mediator in conflict situations between campers; Collected money/waivers for field trips and organized groups for safety

Computer Skills

Proficient in Microsoft Office, (P.C.’s and Macintosh), customer database software


2010 American Collegiate Hockey Association All American (Women’s Division I), 2009-2010 team captain CSU Women’s Ice Hockey, Dean’s List: Spring 2008/2010, Fall 2010 (CSU)

* Desires a career/position in Ice Hockey, Lacrosse, Extreme Sports, Olympics, Collegiate Athletics, Apparel/Equipment, Team Managing and am open to other fields.