Braden Priest is an undergraduate student studying in the College of Business as a Financial Services Major. At the Lavin Entrepreneurship Center, Braden supports the activities of the Closely-held and Family Business Forum, which includes the preparation for the open forums, roundtables, and the annual retreat. In addition to the Business Forum, he manages both the Lavin Center website and two other websites for Lavin Center clients. Braden also coordinates the Lavin Entrepreneurs program, a group consisting of 20 young entrepreneurs and their mentors. Aside from individual programs, he manages the social media of the center as well. Prior to working at the Lavin Center, Braden worked at Benefit Funding Services Group, an investment advisory firm in Orange County. He is also a founding member of the Sports Industry Career Society at SDSU and holds the position of Treasurer. Upon graduation he plans to work in the financial industry while starting his own company.