WE LOVE ADVERTISING
WE WIN AWARDS
WE ARE AAF + UNI
Advertising is the greatest art form of the 20th century.
AAF-UNI is dedicated to providing our members with professional opportunities and experiences that incite a passion for advertising and the advertising industry!
We bring in speakers from across the industry and from a variety of disciplines. Our speakers and events give you numerous opportunities to network with future and present advertising professionals.
AAF-UNI provides the unique opportunity to work with real clients in the National Student Advertising Competition. NSAC enables college students to develop a national campaign for a well known brand – then develop a pitch team to present our ideas!
There’s a place for everyone in AAF. We are made up of a wide variety of majors – including Marketing, Public Relations, IDS, English/Writing, Graphic Design, Digital Media and Graphic Technology. There are many opportunities for you to apply your skills and talents to the advertising world!
Advertising is full of great thinkers. This is a powerful industry and does a lot more than we take credit for.
Mostly professional, always driven. Our leadership team strives to inspire students to go on to successful, rewarding careers in advertising across the country.
Madisyn Shaffer is a senior majoring in Marketing: Advertising and Digital Media with a minor in Communications/Public Relations. She is currently the President of the AAF UNI chapter, as well as the Social Media Coordinator at Mudd Advertising and Vice President of Public Relations for Sorority Life. In her free time, Madisyn enjoys hanging out with her cat, Hobbs and spending time with her friends.
Kayla Conner is a senior majoring in Public Relations with a minor in Marketing. She is currently the Vice President of the AAF UNI chapter as well as a co-team leader in promotions for BASIC a college ministry on UNI’s campus. In her spare time Kayla enjoys spending time with her friends, shopping, bullet journaling and spending time with her cat Luna.
Matthew Wilson is the faculty advisor for the AAF chapter at UNI. He is a creative director with over 20 years of experience working in branding, creative advertising, interactive design, video production and experience design for clients such as Audi, Bank of America, Washington Redskins, Radio Shack, and Enterprise.
My name is Brody Hall and I am a senior majoring in Communication Studies with minors in Marketing and Public Relations. I am currently the Director of Communications for the AAF UNI chapter, a social media intern for Americano Studio, and a bartender/server at The Pump Haus Pub & Grill. In my free time, I enjoy reading, watching old movies, and hanging out with friends.
My name is Haley Gehsen and I am currently a junior majoring in Interactive Digital Studies and minoring in Marketing. My involvement on campus includes: social media executive for UNI CAB, treasurer for AAF, dancer for dance marathon, and I work for the IT Service Desk. If I was to list two passions I had in life, it would be photography and creating genuine relationships with people. Fun fact about me, I just created my own photography business this summer and I am loving it!
My name is Ericca Payne and I am senior majoring in IDS: Emphasis in Visualization and Digital Advertising, with a minor in Marketing. I am currently the web development exec of the the AAF UNI organization. I hope to be in a career focusing on UX/UI Design because it requires both creative and logical thinking. In my free time, I make great use of my Netflix subscription, by binge watching every show possible, while simultaneously pinning things to Pinterest that i’ll never do or buy. When i’m not doing that, I enjoy spending time with my family.
Advertising says to people, ‘Here’s what we’ve got. Here’s what it will do for you. Here’s how to get it.’
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