Allie Wielansky is currently the Director of External Affairs at Southern Illinois University Edwardsville (SIUE) Athletics. As the Director of External Affairs, she is responsible for the planning and oversight of all department special events and fundraising initiatives. In addition, Wielansky manages all incoming hotel requests and acts as the University Adidas Representative. Prior to her Directors role, Wielansky was a Graduate Assistant for SIUE where she earned her Master’s Degree in Public Administration while working for the Athletic Department. Wielansky graduated from the University of Kansas in the spring of 2016 with a Bachelor's Degree in Sport Management, and a Minor in Business. While at the University of Kansas, Wielansky was involved with the Marketing and Fan Experience Department for KU Athletics. She was a Senior Leadership Award Recipient at the School of Education Graduation; an award highlighted her leadership to the school, university, and community, coupled with her academic record.