About Us Spring ’21

The HU BottomLine is the magazine of the Howard University School of Business. Since 2019, the magazine (print and digital), along with this website have been managed and created by the Publication Management course in the Marketing Department, taught by Prof. Dana Williams-Johnson. The 2021 class that pulled together this year’s edition is listed below.

Web Design Team

Indigo Charles

Indigo Charles

Classification: Graduating Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Bronx, NY

Fun Fact: I love to travel and try different foods.

Ashleigh Dempster

Ashleigh A. Dempster

Classification: Graduating Senior

Major: Marketing 

Hometown: Bronx, NY

Fun Fact: I crochet.

Ashlynn Donelson

Ashlynn Donelson  

Classification: Graduating Senior 

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Irmo, SC 

Fun Fact: I have been to five continents.

Dejah Hilliard

Dejah S. Hilliard

Classification: Graduating Senior

Hometown: Marketing

Hometown: Oakland, CA

Fun Fact: My favorite movie is Love & Basketball

Turner Roberts
Sydni Vega headshot

Turner Roberts  

Classification: Graduating Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Bowie, MD

Fun Fact: I play the guitar.

Sydni Vega  

Classification: Graduating Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Bowie, MD

Fun Fact: I am the oldest of 3 girls!

Editorial Team

Somer Benton

Somer Benton

Classification: Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia

Fun Fact: I named my first car (a 2016 black Ford Escape) Elliot.

Cailee Copes

Cailee Copes

Classification: Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Prince George’s County, MD

Fun Fact: I change my hair style every 3 days.

Jerusalem Kitila

Jerusalem Kitila

Classification: Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Silver Spring, MD

Fun Fact: I love Ballroom Dancing!!

Taylor Little
Keith Montgomery
Christian Patton

Taylor Little

Classification: Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia

Fun Fact: I have been to Cuba.

Nicholas Manning

Classification: Graduating Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia

Fun Fact:I have a twin brother who currently attends George Washington University. He’s older than me by 1 minute.

Keith Montgomery

Classification: Graduating Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia

Fun Fact: I am a travel agent

Christian Patton

Classification: Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Houston, Texas

Fun Fact: I just accepted a full time job offer at Oracle post graduation!

Web Team

Mia Augillard

Mia Augillard

Classification: Graduating Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: New Orleans, Louisiana

Fun Fact: Howard is only the second school that I have ever attended in my life.

Brianna Davis

Brianna Davis

Classification: Junior

Major: International Business

Hometown: Tulsa, Oklahoma

Fun Fact: I’m a classically trained violist.

Xavier Edwards

Xavier Edwards

Classification: Graduating Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Raleigh, North Carolina

Fun Fact: I like to collect shoes and play games.

Jasmine Goodwyn

Jasmine Goodwyn 

Classification: Graduating Senior 

Major: Marketing 

Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia

Fun Fact: I love content creating for my youtube channel, Venting Virgo

Paige Harris

Paige Harris

Classification: Graduating Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Bear, Delaware

Fun Fact: I have traveled to South Africa, China, and Mexico

Tiffany Owens

Tiffany Owens

Classification: Graduating Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Chicago, Illinois

Fun Fact: Im your favorite R&B plug!

Matthew Rickman

Matthew Rickman

Classification: Graduating Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Birmingham, Alabama

Fun Fact: I am a huge basketball fan and played 4 years on my high-school’s varsity team.

Jazzlyn Sims

Classification: Junior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Charlotte, North Carolina

Fun Fact: I love photography and fashion

Wallace Washington

Classification: Graduating Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Richmond, Virginia

Fun Fact: I have to refrigerate all of my candy before i can eat it

Digital Strategy Team

Eugenia Addison

Eugenia Ampiah-Addison 

Classification: Senior

Major: Marketing 

Hometown: Gaithersburg 

Fun Fact: I love to read mystery books and listen to podcasts on my free time.

Kathie Dubreus

Kathie Debreus 

Classification: Senior

Major: Marketing 

Hometown: Jersey City, NJ 

Fun Fact: I aspire to work in the fashion industry and I make my own clothes!

Madison Guy

Madison Guy

Classification: Graduating Senior

Major: International Business

Hometown: Dallas, Texas

Fun Fact: I’ve been to 10 countries

Mahogony Hand
Chris-Annthia Johnson

Jazzemin Neal (1)

Ainae Nelson

Mahogany Hand

Classification: Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Philladelphia, PA

Fun Fact: I am an aspiring Medical & Recreational Cannabis entrepreneur, my goal is to provide career and entrepreneurial opportunities to the underserved minority communities.

Chris-Annthia Johnson

Classification: Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Jamaica

Fun Fact: I am initiating a startup with hopes of it being of positive impact to the wider society.

Jazzemin Neal

Classification: Graduating senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Chicago, Illinois

Fun Fact: I love to watch anime, my favorite anime is Vampire Knight.

Ainae Nielson

Classification: Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Washington, DC

Fun Fact: I was on Season 20 of The Voice

Talia Spencer

Classification: Senior

Major: Marketing

Hometown: Fort Worth, Texas

Fun Fact: I love to travel and try different foods.

Maya Wiley

Classification: Senior

Major: International Business

Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia

Fun Fact: Maya plans on using her International Business background to bring a unique perspective to the Fashion Industry