University Events Staff

Julie Hunter

Julie Hunter

Director of University Events

As Director of University Events, Julie is responsible for the direction, production and management of events and day-to-day operations of the events team. In working with the offices of the President, Board of Trustees, Enrollment, Development, Athletics and Marketing, she is charged with bringing strategic guidance and advancement of the university mission. Julie's marketing and event production background allows for distinct branding and creative direction for the university's events, programs and productions, taking events to the next level.

Prior to joining Stetson, Julie produced events working at Warner Bros. Studios, Easter Seals of Central Florida and the American Heart Association. She has broad experience in event planning and production, ranging from small, high-end gatherings to large-scale productions and non-profit fundraisers. She enjoys pushing the envelope, transforming spaces with out-of-the-box ideas, and tackling challenges. Away from the office, Julie enjoys spending time with her family, the beach and photography. “Life is not about weathering the storm, it's about learning to dance in the rain.”

Megan Sylvia

Megan Sylvia

Assistant Director of University Events

Megan earned her bachelor's degree in Event Management from the University of Central Florida's Rosen College of Hospitality Management. After graduating, she worked with some of the top wedding vendors and venues in Orlando and held positions in planning and coordination, as well as venue management and sales. Megan appreciates a good challenge and loves the opportunity to experience new things.

As a proud Delandite, Megan was born, raised and currently lives in Deland. In her free time, she enjoys adventuring with her husband, spending quality time with her friends and family and going for walks her two Siberian huskies.