Meet Our Talent Acquisition Team

Talent Acquisition Team

Larry Lindsey

Vice President - Talent Acquisition

  • Joined the company as Senior Manager – Talent Acquisition in September 2017
  • Prior to joining Learfield IMG College, worked in Talent Acquisition at PepsiCo, Highland Capital, HBK Investments and Perot Systems
  • Graduate of the University of Missouri-Columbia with a Bachelor of Science degree, majoring in Interdisciplinary Studies
  • Originally from Oklahoma and a die hard Sooner fan!

Nicole Britenriker

Manager - Talent Acquisition

  • Experienced in both the professional and collegiate sports landscape having served in a variety of areas such as sponsorship, sales, corporate partnership development, ticketing and now talent acquisition
  • Joined Learfield IMG College in April 2014 and previously served with the National Sales and Rupp Arena Sports & Entertainment Properties teams
  • Continues to be integral member of Learfield IMG College’s female-focused and Diversity and Inclusion initiatives
  • Nicole is a Cincinnati native and previously worked with the NFL’s Cincinnati Bengals. She is a former volleyball student-athlete and two-time captain for the University of Kentucky

Aaron Adams

Senior Manager - Talent Acquisition

  • Joined the company in September 2018
  • Prior to joining Learfield IMG College, worked in Talent Acquisition at PepsiCo, Ulta Beauty, and Office Max
  • Graduate of Lewis University where he earned a Bachelor of Arts degree, majoring in Organizational Leadership
  • Originally from Illinois, Aaron is fanatic for Fighting Illini sports. I-L-L!!

Lauren Schultz

Manager - Talent Acquisition

  • Lauren was born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, and is a diehard Spurs fan for life
  • Soccer is her passion – she has played since she was 5 years old, and all 4 years of college on the Division 1 teams for both UTSA and OLLU
  • She is a graduate of Our Lady of the Lake University, where she earned her Bachelors degree in Communications
  • Prior to Learfield IMG College, she has 5+ years of recruiting experience on both the staffing and corporate side, within multiple industries

Jaime-Ann Varmon

Manager - Talent Acquisition

  • Joined the company as Manager, Talent Acquisition in October 2019
  • Prior to joining Learfield IMG College, worked in Talent Acquisition at PepsiCo and WWE
  • She is a graduate of Concordia College where she earned her Bachelor’s degree in Business Administration
  • Born and raised in NY & a diehard Yankees fan!
  • When she isn’t working, Jaime-Ann can be found watching college football (Go BLUE!) or working out

Kaylie Owens

Associate - Talent Acquisition

  • Started her career with Learfield IMG College as Sponsorship Coordinator for LA Tech Sports Properties in August 2014
  • Transitioned to the company’s Plano, Texas corporate office in April 2016 as Training Coordinator, then moved to its Talent Acquisition team in May 2017
  • Graduated with a Marketing degree from Louisiana Tech University in March 2016 and her MBA in August 2018
  • Originally from West Monroe, Louisiana and a proud member of Who Dat Nation

Bridget Engholm

Coordinator - Talent Acquisition

  • Graduate of Texas Tech University with a Business Administration degree and she is now working towards her Master’s in Strategic Communication from Texas Tech
  • Prior to joining the Talent Acquisition team, Bridget served as the Assistant Director for Athletics Administration at Texas Tech Athletics. Wreck ‘Em!
  • Bridget started her career in collegiate athletics working for the Big 12 Conference as their Championships Assistant Intern
  • Originally from St. Louis, Missouri, raised on Cardinals baseball and Blues Hockey!

Morgan Laaksonen

Coordinator, Talent Acquisition

• A proud Austinite and lifetime soccer player/fan, Morgan is thrilled that the first professional sports team to call her city home is Austin FC
• She is a graduate of Rice University (Go Owls!) where she received a Bachelor’s Degree in Sport Management
• Prior to joining the team in January of 2021, Morgan worked in Communications for the Houston Dynamo and the Houston Livestock Show and Rodeo
• Morgan gained collegiate experience working in Operations with Rice Women’s Soccer and in Recruiting for Rice Football