About SMU Athletics Hospitality

The SMU Athletics Hospitality Office is managed by Colonnade Group, a sports production and event management company based in Birmingham, Alabama.  The SMUAH office handles the management and operation of the Gerald J. Ford Stadium  Suites, Stadium Club, Hall of Champions Club, as well as the Moody Coliseum Suites, Miller Champions Club and Hall of Fame Club.

 

Our Staff

Sarah Garrity

Director, SMU Athletics Hospitality
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214.768.1974

Sarah's primary responsibilities as the Director of SMU Athletics Hospitality include oversight of premium seating and hospitality management for Gerald J. Ford Stadium and Moody Coliseum. Her office is located on the third floor of the Loyd All Sports Center. 

Sarah graduated from Mississippi State University with a B.S. in Sport Communication. She is also a graduate of SMU with a Masters in Sport Management, graduating from both institutions Magna Cum Laude. While attending Mississippi State, Sarah interned with Bulldog Suites, the hospitality wing of Mississippi State Athletics. While pursuing her Masters, Sarah also interned with the SMUAH office before becoming the Director. Sarah has attended many sports leadership conferences and has been featured as an emcee for the Texas Regional Sports Summit hosted at SMU. 2019 marks Sarah's third football season with SMU Athletics Hospitality.

Sarah is a native of Natchez, MS.

 

Kate Colley

Intern, SMU Athletics Hospitality
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Kate's responsibilities include managing our student staff members on game day and helping manage the premium areas for both football and basketball. 

Kate graduated from TCU in 2018 with a degree in Criminal Justice and History. After working in her selected field of study, she decided to pivot back into college athletics. Kate comes to us with a vast knowledge of the Texas sports landscape, having shadowed her mom during various donor events for many Texas college athletic programs.

Kate is a native of Dripping Springs, TX.

Natalie Owings

Intern, SMU Athletics Hospitality
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Natalie's responsibilities also include managing our student staff members on game day and helping manage the premium areas for both football and basketball. 

Natalie is an incoming freshman at SMU and is currently pursuing a degree to be completed in 2023.

Natalie is a native of Pflugerville, TX.