- United States
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Allie Schmidt returned to the Jacksonville Giants after taking some time off to launch her non-profit organization, HEAT (Hyperthermia Emergency Awareness Training), where she trains athletes and coaches how to prevent heat strokes.
During her time with the Jacksonville Giants, Allie has played an instrumental role on and off the court. Allie was a key part in the Giants placement in Sports Illustrated after their record-breaking score in 2012, and is also a veteran of the Jacksonville Jewels dance team, where she danced for three years.
Allie currently serves as the Director of Communications, Community Relations and Sponsorship where she handles all public and media relations, as well as player relations. Allie also coordinates the Giants flagship program, Books for Baskets and the Giants charity fundraiser, “Giants in the Community.”
Allie contributes her success to her alma mater, University of North Florida, where she graduated with a Communications degree in 2010. While in school Allie served on the Public Relations Committee for Kappa Delta Sorority and served as the Director of Public Relations for Student Government. She is currently pursuing her Masters in Arts of Public Relations through Full Sail University and runs a boutique PR firm, Social Good PR, that works to support nonprofits in the North Florida area.
Allie was born and raised in St. Augustine Beach and currently resides in Ponte Vedra Beach with her two Labrador Retrievers.