Ariel is a Vice President in Sports & Entertainment Marketing at JPMorgan Chase & Co. where she manages the J.P. Morgan Corporate Challenge, a year-round global corporate running series, which attracts over 250,000 participants in seven countries on five continents. In this role, Ariel oversees the brand management, experiential marketing, community engagement and P&L for the firm’s largest proprietary marketing event.

Ariel has extensive experience in the sponsorship and philanthropic field having worked on initiatives including the US Open Tennis Championships and the American Museum of Natural History. Prior to joining Sports & Entertainment, Ariel spent two years in the J.P. Morgan Corporate Development Program as a Money Markets Analyst in the Investment Bank.

An Ohio native, Ariel has been active with a number of community organizations including Big Brothers Big Sisters, Central America mission trips, and currently volunteers with iMentor, to help high-school students in low-income communities become first-generation college students. Ariel holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in political science from Spelman College in Atlanta, GA where she graduated Magna Cum Laude, played soccer and worked at Apple as an Expert. Her hobbies include running, soccer, and travel.