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OAD Event Board

Applications are now open for the Orange After Dark Event Board.

Meet our fabulous students!

Cierra BrittonCierra Britton

Nikki Bracci

Nikki Bracci

Nikki was born in Tucson, Arizona, and raised in Rockaway Beach, New York. She is pursuing her BA in Communication Rhetorical Studies in the College of Visual and Performing Arts, in addition to minors in Philosophy and Psychology. She spent the past summer interning on the Digital Marketing Team at Scholastic, Inc. She is an active member of the Syracuse Student Body, having worked in the Office of First Year and Transfer Programs/Learning Communities for the past year and serving as a member of the Phi Sigma Pi National Honor Fraternity. Nikki began working with Orange After Dark her freshman year as an active event volunteer and in her sophomore year moved into a position on the first E-Board of OAD. She is expected to graduate in December 2018, but looks forward to the next year at Syracuse and with Orange After Dark.

Ryan HouckRyan Houck

Ryan came to SU from Easton, PA. He is a Sophomore, currently studying Accounting CPA, Finance, and Supply Chain Management at the Whitman School of Management. Ryan’s first Orange After Dark Event was the Finding Dory Screening and since that event he has been really interested in the OAD Program. He is looking forward to working with the board to help produce events that will be entertaining and a great experience for the entire student body.

Justine LeggJustine Legg

Hi, I'm Justine! I'm a sophomore majoring in Political Science and Citizenship & Civic Engagement. I am from San Antonio, Texas, and I'm very proud of it! This is my first year on the Orange After Dark Event Board and I couldn't be more excited. I am also involved on campus with SU Literacy Corps, where I work as a tutor at Dr. King Elementary and as an intern for the Literacy Corps initiative. I am so happy to be on the OAD team this year! One more thing: Go Spurs Go!

Zach LevineZach Levine

Zach is a sophomore from Gaithersburg, MD, located just north of our nation’s capital. He is currently pursuing his degree in Broadcast & Digital Journalism from SU’s S.I. Newhouse School of Public Communications. Zach brings a passion for leadership to the OAD Event Board, where he enjoys both organizing and participating in events. Aside from OAD and his classes, Zach spends his time at CitrusTV, the student-run television station on campus. At the station, Zach reports on both women’s volleyball and student government affairs.

Ainsley SmithAinsley Smith

Ainsley is a senior from LaFayette, NY studying Psychology and Policy Studies in the College of Arts & Sciences. Since her freshman year, Ainsley has been promoting and supporting Orange After Dark in all facets of student life. As an Orange After Dark Board Member, she loves to bring incredible late-night events to undergraduates in the Syracuse area. Ainsley hopes that Orange After Dark will be a staple of the undergraduate experience, where many students will have memories to look back fondly upon.

Gaby SusanaGabriela Susana

My name is Gabriela Susana and I’m a Neuroscience/Psychology (Pre-med) student here at Syracuse University. I am originally from the Dominican Republic and moved to the states just before college started. I am currently a junior and I’m interested in joining OAD because I like working the behind the scenes of events and providing students with interesting activities to be part of.

Audrey WhiteAudrey White

Audrey was born and raised in Indianapolis, Indiana. She is a senior at Syracuse University majoring in Public Health. Audrey joined the board for Orange After Dark because of the positive experiences that the organization provides to students. In the future, Audrey wishes to increase awareness of how beneficial the program is to the college experience here at Syracuse University.

Kaleigh YoungKaleigh Young

Kaleigh is from Liverpool, New York and grew up loving the Syracuse community. She is currently a sophomore studying Biology in the College of Arts and Sciences. Since her freshman year, Kaleigh has been involved with Orange AfterDark as an avid volunteer, and recently joined the board with hopes of enhancing the college experience for students. She aims to expand the program's popularity among undergraduates and make the program a staple of Syracuse University. Go Orange!

Orange After Dark recruits students from all class years and majors through an appliation and interview process to become Event Board members. We look for students who are interested in helping create, plan, execute, and assess our late night events. Responsibilities include coordinating event logistics and marketing and working at OAD events.