NASCAR Diversity Internship Program Welcomes 2022 Class


The NASCAR Diversity Internship Program (NDIP) has announced its 21st class of undergraduate and graduate students, including interns from nine Historically Black Colleges and Universities (HBCUs), multiple student-athletes, and two returning NDIP alumni.

The NDIP is a 10-week program that offers hands-on experience across various roles in the motorsports industry and is open to college students representing diverse races and ethnic minority classifications, including Black or African American; American Indian or Alaska Native; Asian; Latino or Hispanic; and Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander.

The selected students, listed below, will network with industry executives and learn from experts in one of the largest professional sports industries.

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Intern Name Department Name School
Alexander Cadavid Rev Racing North Carolina State University
Amani Ghonim NASCAR Aerodynamics University of Southern California
Ariann Taylor NASCAR Digital Media Interactive Georgia State University
Austin Dickey IMSA Marketing University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Brian Bak NASCAR Data Strategy Chapman University
Camila Sanchez NASCAR International University of Notre Dame
Chardon Mucker NASCAR Sales Academy Prairie View A&M University
Chidera Udeh NASCAR Diversity & Inclusion University of Oklahoma
Chien-Hung Tsai NASCAR Strategy & Innovation Texas A&M University
Daniel Céspedes NASCAR Sports Betting Dartmouth College
Deja Dorsey NASCAR Content Team University of Southern California
Dillon Marshall NASCAR Sales Academy Delaware State University
Freddie Allen Roush Fenway Keselowski Racing High Point University
Giancarlo Fuentes NASCAR Southeast Region, Track Marketing University of Florida
Isha Shafqat NASCAR Competition Technology University of North Carolina at Charlotte
Jack Chen The NASCAR Foundation Stevens Institute of Technology
Janakinandan Pemmasani NASCAR Finance University of Cincinnati
Jiani Bryant NASCAR Productions North Carolina A&T University
Jimmil Hawkins Motor Racing Network Columbus State University
Joshua Sky NASCAR National Sales Syracuse University
Kimberly Betty General Motors Kettering University
Mariette Gervitz NASCAR Driver & Team Marketing George Washington University
Marissa Jones World Wide Technology Raceway Maryville University
Maurice Grier NASCAR Legal Howard University
Najah Liggans 23XI Racing Spelman College
Nicholas Torres NASCAR Brand Marketing University of Notre Dame
Phillip Hall Sonoma Raceway St. John's University
Precious Johnson NASCAR Human Resources Florida A&M University
Precious Sullivan NASCAR Gaming & eSports Virginia State University
Ruben Mohme NASCAR Sourcing & Procurement University of Texas at Rio Grande Valley
Ryan Hernandez NASCAR Communications University of Houston
Sarah Hall Hendrick Motorsports Fisk University
Shemya Stanback Richard Childress Racing Catawba College
Susan Wong NASCAR Social Media Arizona State University
Sydney Stuart NASCAR Multicultural & Youth Marketing Howard University
Trey Gomez NASCAR Communications Texas State University



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