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Riley Kennett

Women's Soccer, Junior

"Because of you, I am given an amazing opportunity to play the sport I love! We appreciate everything you do and your support doesn’t go unnoticed!"

Sam Perelman

Graduate Assistant

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Sam Perelman joined the Old Dominion Athletic Foundation in May of 2019 as a graduate assistant after previously working as a summer intern in 2017. His duties include assisting with donor relations and stewardship as well as football and basketball game day operations.

A native of Gainesville, FL, Perelman earned his Bachelor of Arts in Sports Management from ODU in 2018 while competing for the Men’s Tennis team from 2014-2019. He is currently pursuing his MBA from ODU.

Sam enjoys staying active and playing golf as well as spending time with friends. He currently resides in Norfolk, VA.

Favorite ODU Sports Moment

Being a part of the team which won the CUSA Men’s Tennis Championship in 2018.

Three words to describe the ODAF

Relationships, Caring, Giving

Favorite reason for working at the ODAF

Having the opportunity to give back to the student-athletes who are in the same shoes I was in not too long ago.

Favorite local restaurant

Mr. Shawarma


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