Gabrielle Rivera

Gabrielle Rivera graduated from Auburn University in December of 2010 with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Psychology, where she competed all four years on the Women’s Soccer Team.

In 2011, Gabi began her career in financial services as a Customer Service Sales Executive for American Express, Membership Rewards. In this role Gabi became the leading sales executive for her branch and served as the Relationship Care Champion. She quickly transitioned to becoming the Associate Trainer where she supported the training team by administering new training modules to current employees and assisted in new hire training.

Her success in customer care and sales led Gabi back into the sports world where she became the Director of Soccer Operations for the University of Miami. In this role Gabi was responsible for overseeing the day-to-day operations of the women’s soccer program including managing the program budget, coordinating/planning all team and recruiting travel, supporting the enrollment/admissions process for all incoming freshman, organizing/leading on-campus recruiting visits, and heading marketing initiatives for summer camps to drive attendance numbers.

In 2014, Gabi left the University of Miami to pursue her MBA back at Auburn University while working as a Graduate Assistant for the Women’s Soccer team as the Director of Operations. In this role, she managed the day-to-day operations of the soccer program and provided support to the Head Coach and Senior Women’s Administrator on the development and execution of various projects for the athletic department.

Gabi graduated from Auburn University with her Master’s Degree in 2016 and after a few years in the sports industry transitioned back into financial services working for the AXIS Group. Her strong work ethic and organizational skills have helped her excel in a newly developed key role as an Underwriter.  In this role, she is responsible for managing process development, risk analysis, vendor/client relationships, and provides support to the business development managers.

Gabi resides in St. Petersburg, Florida where she is an active member at The Dog Bar and Orange Theory. She also is an avid beer advocate and bike rider in the community. She is passionate about soccer, travel, and attempting to plan fun events during normal work hours!