August 17, 2022

Emily O’Brien Joins Athletics Business Staff

LOWELL, Mass. – UMass Lowell Associate Athletic Director for Business Operations Christina Stone has announced the hiring of Emily O’Brien as the new Assistant Director of Business Operations.
“The Athletic Department is pleased to announce the hiring of Emily O’Brien,” said Stone. “Emily’s business experience and knowledge will be a great asset to the department. As a former River Hawk student-athlete, her enthusiasm for UMass Lowell Athletics is unmatched.”
O’Brien joins UMass Lowell after spending over two years as an office administrator at Simon Property Group. During her time there, O’Brien worked hand in hand with the operations department on a daily basis, including performing all field level accounting duties for The Mall at Rockingham Park.
“I am thrilled to be returning to UMass Lowell,” commented O’Brien. “I had such a great experience as a student-athlete here, so I am so excited to return to this awesome team and get to work.”
Prior to joining Simon Property Group in 2019, O’Brien spent two years at Jeanne D’Arc Credit Union in Chelmsford, Mass. While at the credit union, she helped customers by recommending specific accounts based on their needs, while also helping support members with whatever they may need.
O’Brien earned her master’s in business administration with a marketing concentration in 2019, and her bachelor’s in business administration in 2017, both from UMass Lowell. She was also a four-year member of the River Hawk softball team.