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Ignite Staff


Ignite Student Leaders

It wouldn’t be possible for Ignite to run without the passion, dedication, and time of the Ignite student staff. There are two Student Directors and multiple Ignite Team Leaders dedicated to each Ignite program.

Ignite Student Directors

Each Ignite program has two Ignite Student Directors that help coordinate each Ignite session. Student Directors are former Ignite Team Leaders who help hire, mentor, train,and lead the Ignite Team Leaders as well run logistics for their designated program. They are a crucial part of the Ignite program and its success!

To learn more about what is required to be an Ignite Student Director, please review the position description for more information: Ignite Student Director Position Description 2020


Ignite Student Directors develop the following skills and competencies:

Ignite Team Leaders

Ignite Team Leaders serve as mentors to incoming students in their transition to the University of Tennessee, Knoxville and in their leadership development. They introduce incoming students to life as a UT Volunteer and opportunities to get involved on campus and in the community.

The Ignite Team Leaders work with the following programs:

The Ignite Team Leader position is incredibly competitive, but also exceptionally rewarding. Applicants should ensure they meet the minimum qualifications and are able to fulfill the responsibilities of the position before applying. Check out the 2020 TL Description & Commitment

Ignite Team Leaders develop the following skills and competencies:

We are no longer accepting Ignite TL Applications. Please check back early next fall to apply!