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2018 O-Teamers

The 2018 Orientation Team Members are all current Coastal Carolina University students who were hired after a competitive application process. These students are your University experts and will help you in your transition into the Chant Family.

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Cora Allard-Zach

Hometown: Marlborough, Mass.
Year: Junior
Major: Psychology 
What is the best meal you can cook? Brownies
What means the most to you? My mom
What is your dream car? Jeep Wrangler
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Tom Brady
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? CINO Day

 

     
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Savannah Bradley 

Hometown: Philadelphia, Pa.
Year: Sophomore
Major: Psychology
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Australia
What is your dream car? Lexus
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Ryan Reynolds
What is your favorite movie? Remember The Titans
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Teal Tuesday

 

     
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Shonte Clement

Hometown: Greenville, S.C.
Year: Junior
Major: Digital Culture and Design 
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Japan
What is the best meal you can cook? Linguine alfredo
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Michael Bae Jordan
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Teal Tuesday, because I never have to think of an outfit for the day.
Why did you become an Orientation Team Member? I became an Orientation Team Member because I wanted to give back to the institution that made me feel like I was going a step in the right direction with my life.

     
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Taylor Dawsey

Hometown: Simpsonville, S.C.
Year: Senior
Major: Spanish and Psychology
What is the best meal you can cook? Chicken and Rice (and award-winning Tres Leches cake)
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Channing Tatum
What is your favorite movie? Perks of Being a Wallflower
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Fried Chicken Friday
Where would you rather be from? Spain

     
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Roneshia Dennison

Hometown: Georgetown, S.C.
Year: Senior
Major: Exercise and Sport Science
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Barcelona, Spain
Where do you want to live for the rest of your life? Hawaii
What is your favorite movie? Remember the Titans
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? CINO Day
What job would you be terrible at? Cooking french fries at McDonalds

     
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Madeline Filling

Hometown: Baltimore Md.
Year: Junior
Major: Communication
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Spain
What is your favorite song? Landslide by Fleetwood Mac
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Meryl Streep
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Dance Marathon!!!
Why did you become an Orientation Team Member? My orientation experience was unforgettable, and I wanted the chance to have that impact on incoming students. Orientation is truly the student's first taste of Coastal, and I'm honored to have the chance to be a part of making it special.

 

     
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Darwin Flores-Agustin

Hometown: Lexington, Ky.
Year: Sophomore
Major: Undeclared
What is your biggest pet peeve? When people don't have/use manners
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Bora Bora
What is your favorite movie? Monsters Inc.
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Fried Chicken Friday
Where would you rather be from? San Francisco, Ca.

  

     
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Jeremy Govan 

Hometown: Greenville, Miss.
Year: Senior
Major: Communication
What is the best meal you can cook? Papadeaux Pasta
What means the most to you? My siblings mean the most to me
What is your dream car? Mercedes-Benz G-Class: G550 4x4 SUV
What is your favorite movie? Lio and Stitch
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Steak and Shrimp Night

     
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Chelsey Hunter

Hometown: Florence, S.C.
Year: Senior
Major: Elementary Education
What is your favorite song? Sledgehammer by Rihanna
What is your dream car? Dodge Challenger, deep dark blue
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Chris Hemsworth
Where do you want to live for the rest of your life? Myrtle Beach, SC
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? All the chants and sayings we have (CCU Later, etc)

     
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Tyler Key 

Hometown: North Augusta, S.C.
Year: Senior
Major: Communication
What is your biggest pet peeve? Animals
What is the best meal you can cook? Minute Rice in 55 seconds
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Zendaya
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Hurricane evacuation
What job would you be terrible at? Accountant

 

     
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Rachel Krivanek 

Hometown: Pittsburgh, Pa.
Year: Sophomore
Major: Chemistry
What is your favorite song? Young and Beautiful by Lana Del Rey
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Dave Franco
What is your favorite movie? The Great Gatsby (2014)
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Teal Tuesday
Where would you rather be from? California

 

     
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Janelle Laribo

Hometown: Summerville, S.C.
Year: Junior
Major: Public Health
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Japan
What is the best meal you can cook? Chicken or shrimp alfredo
What is your favorite song? Blue by Beyonce
What is your favorite movie? Talledega Nights: Ballad of Ricky Bobby
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? CINO Day

     
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Kaycelyn Laymon

Hometown: Rock Hill, S.C.
Year: Sophomore
Major: Applied Mathematics
What is the best meal you can cook? Chicken Parmesan
What is your favorite song? Love Yourz by J. Cole
What means the most to you? My family
What is your favorite movie? The Lion King
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Teal Tuesday

     
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Whitney Lesaine

Hometown: Manning, S.C.
Year: Junior
Major: Exercise and Sport Science
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Paris, France
What is the best meal you can cook? Grits, eggs, bacon, biscuits
Where do you want to live for the rest of your life? Charlotte, N.C.
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Fried Chicken Friday
What website do you visit the most often? Google- I’m always looking something up.

 

     
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Taylor Lindsey 

Hometown: Greensboro, N.C.
Year: Sophomore
Major: Marine Science
What is your biggest pet peeve? When drivers drive slow in the fast lane
What is your favorite song? No Reins by Rascal Flatts
What is your favorite movie? Saving Private Ryan
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Homecoming
What website do you visit the most often? Netflix

 

     
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Brian Loizzi 

Hometown: Wantage, N.J.
Year: Senior
Major: Biology
What is your biggest pet peeve? Loud chewing
What is your favorite song? One Particular Harbor by Jimmy Buffett
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Scarlett Johansson
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? CI-NO
What job would you be terrible at? Victoria's Secret Model

     
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Aly Lung 

Hometown: Longmont, Colo.
Year: Senior
Major: 
Business Management
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Australia
What is your favorite song? Save Yourself by Ed Sheeran
Where do you want to live for the rest of your life? New York
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? CINO Day
If you had to change your name, what would you change it to? Zoey
What job would you be terrible at? A stand-up comedian

 

     
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Hunter Mau 

Hometown: Georgetown, S.C.
Year: Sophomore
Major: History
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Germany
What is your dream car? 1966 Shelby GT 350
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Scarlet Johansson
If you could go back in time and change one thing, what would it be? My hairstyle when I was younger
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Fried Chicken Friday

 

     
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Christina Melchiorre

Hometown: Long Island, N.Y. 
Year: Senior
Major: Studio Art
What is your biggest pet peeve? People calling me "Christine" instead of Christina
What is the best meal you can cook? Eggplant Parmesan
What is your dream car? 1969 Ford Mustang Boss 557
What is your favorite movie? Classic: Star Wars: Return of the Jedi. Contemporary: Interstellar.
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Chants Up

     
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Fabio Molano 

Hometown: Lexington S.C.
Year: Sophomore
Major: Intelligence and National Security Studies
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Japan
What is the best meal you can cook? Salmon-Spinach Wellington
What means the most to you? My family
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Environmental consciousness
What website do you visit the most often? Moodle

     
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Jeremy Montgomery

Hometown: Indian Land, S.C.
Year: Sophomore
Major: Exercise and Sport Science
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Dubai
What is your favorite song? Crew by Goldlink
What means the most to you? God, family, friends
What is your dream car? F-250 lifted
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? CINO TIE

     
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Anaiya Moore 

Hometown: Columbia, S.C.
Year: Sophomore
Major: Business Management and Hospitality, Resort and Tourism Management
What is your biggest pet peeve? When people drive and don't use their turn signal.
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Morocco
What is your dream car? White G-Wagon with Black Out Rims
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Fried Chicken Friday
Why did you become an Orientation Team Member? I became an Orientation Team Member to meet a diverse group of people and positively impact the lives of incoming students.

 

     
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Raygon Moore 

Hometown: Indian Land, S.C.
Year: Junior
Major: Psychology
What is your dream car? A maroon Range Rover
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Chris Webber
Where do you want to live for the rest of your life? North Carolina
What is your favorite movie? A Cinderella Story
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Finals Frenzy

     
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Mikayla Morris 

Hometown: Georgetown, S.C. 
Year: Senior
Major: English
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Africa
What means the most to you? My younder sister Maya. She is my absolute bestfriend, and I honestly don’t know what I would do without her.
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Bruno Mars
Where do you want to live for the rest of your life? New York
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? CINO Ignite

     
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Randi Morris 

Hometown: Georgetown, S.C.
Year: Senior
Major: Special Education
What is your favorite song? When It Rains It Pours by Luke Combs
What is your favorite movie? The Polar Express
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Fried Chicken Friday
Why did you become an Orientation Team Member? I enjoy working with incoming students, and I figured being an Orientation Leader gave me the opportunity to do that and become a mentor for some of them.
What job would you be terrible at? Chef

 

     
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Noelle Noble 

Hometown: Port Jefferson Station, NY
Year: Senior
Major: Recreation and Sport Management
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Fiji
What is your favorite song? All of Me by John Legend
What means the most to you? My family
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Shemar Moore
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Fried Chicken Friday

 

     
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Jordan Pickney

Hometown: Charleston, S.C.
Year: Senior
Major: Psychology
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Italy
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Rihanna
Where do you want to live for the rest of your life? New York
What is your favorite movie? Civil War
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Finals Frenzy

     
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Eli Principe

Hometown: Chicago, Ill.
Year: Sophomore
Major: Business Management
What means the most to you? My family, friends, and my car
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Theodore from Alvin and the Chipmunks
Where do you want to live for the rest of your life? Charlotte, NC
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Teal Tuesday
What website do you visit the most often? Moodle

     
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Jerrod Robinson

Hometown: Greer, S.C.
Year: Senior
Major: History
What is the best meal you can cook? I can make a mean bowl of Ramen.
What is your favorite song? XO by Beyonce
What means the most to you? The relationships I have built here at CCU. I have watched myself grow and develop better as a person since making potential lifelong relationships here, and I would not trade those relationships for the world.
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? CINO Day
Why did you become an Orientation Team Member? I became an Orientation Team Member, because I did not have the greatest freshman year. I had no friends, did everything alone and was miserable. I wanted to help guide incoming students down the right path so their freshman year won't be like mine.

 

     
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Bennett Schroeder 

Hometown: Columbia, S.C.
Year: Senior
Major: Chemistry
What is your biggest pet peeve? Slow walkers in the middle of the sidewalk
Where do you want to live for the rest of your life? Bar Harbor, ME
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? ChantiCREW
What website do you visit the most often? YouTube
Why did you become an Orientation Team Member? I became an Orientation Team Member, because I wanted to help welcome the next class of students to CCU and show them that Coastal is a diverse, inclusive school where everyone can be themselves.

 

     
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Nichole Snow

Hometown: Little River, S.C. 
Year: Senior
Major: Accounting and Finance
Where is one place you would want to travel to? Europe
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Brad Paisley
What is your favorite movie? Now You See Me 1&2
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Chauncey’s dance during halftime at football games
What website do you visit the most often? Outlook

 

     
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Tavia Sturgill 

Hometown: Roanoke, Va.
Year: Junior
Major: Psychology
What is your favorite song? My Girl by The Temptations
What is your favorite movie? The Blind Side or Forever Strong
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Teal Tuesday
What website do you visit the most often? WebAdvisor, Pinterest
Why did you become an Orientation Team Member? To help incoming students feel at home at CCU before they officially move in. I wanted to be that person that make someone feel like they are exactly where they belong while being here at Coastal.

     
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Chelsea Tobin 

Hometown: Columbia, S.C.
Year: Junior
Major: Excerise and Sport Science
What is your favorite song? Spotlight by Jennifer Hudson
What is your dream car? All black Jeep Wrangler
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? Morris Chestnut
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Fried Chicken Friday
Why did you become an Orientation Team Member? To grow as a leader and act as mentor to incoming students.

     
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Bendrea Washington

Hometown: Ridgeland, S.C.
Year: Junior
Major: Marine Science
What is the best meal you can cook? Eggplant lasagna
What means the most to you? Happiness
Where do you want to live for the rest of your life? Florida
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Teal Tuesday
Where would you rather be from? Africa

     
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Jenna Whittington-Pelant

Hometown: Pasadena, Md.
Year: Junior
Major: Digital Culture and Design
What means the most to you? My family and friends
Where do you want to live for the rest of your life? In a city, maybe New York City
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Fried Chicken Friday
Where would you rather be from? England, just for the accent.
Why did you become an Orientation Team Member? I became an Orientation Team Member, because I want to be that first hello and first friend to future Chanticleers. I think that the Orientation experience really mends what Coastal Carolina University is about, and I would like to show that to future students.

 

     
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Hometown: Columbia, S.C.
Year: Senior
Major: Psychology
What is the best meal you can cook? Baked wings and sauteed asparagus
What is your favorite movie? Back to the Future Pt. II
What is your dream car? Mercedes Benz
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Teal Tuesdays
Why did you become an Orientation Team Member? I wanted the opportunity to make an impact on future students at Coastal. I also hope to gain leadership experience that can further me in my career goals.

 

     
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Jadan Wilson

Hometown: Columbia, S.C.
Year: Junior
Major: Intelligence and National Security Studies
Where is one place you would want to travel to? The Bahamas
If you could go on a date with one celebrity, who would it be? ZENDAYA
What is your favorite movie? Never Back Down
Favorite Chanticleer tradition? Wing Night Thursdays
Where would you rather be from? Texas or California