Katie Kicklighter is the Manager of Hospitality & Events for the Tampa Bay Super Bowl LV Host Committee. In this role, she will provide oversight and coordination of Host Committee events and assist with planning NFL sanctioned events.
A graduate of the University of South Florida’s Vinik Sport and Entertainment Management Program, Kicklighter served as the Graduate Resident for the Tampa Bay Sports Commission and, most recently, served as the Assistant Tournament Manager for the Tampa Bay Local Organizing Committee during the 2019 NCAA Women’s Final Four. During her tenure, Kicklighter was instrumental in elevating the championship’s community and social impact initiatives.
Prior to her time in Tampa Bay, Kicklighter was a collegiate swimmer at Colorado State University, graduating Summa Cum Laude in 2017 with a Bachelor of Science in Business Administration with a concentration in Marketing.