Meet Our Team

Ariana Birondo

Administrative Assistant

SOUTH DAKOTA AND FOOTBALL

Ariana is the Administrative and Marketing Assistant for Connect Consulting Services in Sacramento, California. She completed her bachelor’s degree in Journalism and English in 2017 from Augustana University in Sioux Falls, South Dakota. While at school, she was the manager of her college football team, the Augustana Vikings. Creating recruiting videos, photoshoots, and marketing material during her time with the team, she built the university’s first Football-Student Internship Program.

AN ORGANIZED CREATIVE

Ariana’s organizational skills and creativity allow her to operate the social media and marketing tools for Connect Consulting Services. Her previous position as an Administrative Assistant and Football/Wrestling Coach was her basis in Emergency Management. She is certified in First Aid and CPR through the American Red Cross, as well as Heat Illness, Concussions, and Blood Borne Pathogens through the National Federation of State High School Associations. She looks forward to taking classes in emergency management to expand her knowledge of business continuity and emergency preparedness planning.

FAMILY, DOGS, AND WRESTLING

In her free time, Ariana spends time with her family, reading, or playing with her dog. During weekends, she still helps coach her Girl’s Wrestling Team.