Tyler Riley to pursue a master’s in business administration and motorsports management from Belmont Abbey College

by Billy Chandler

Tyler Riley of Lynchburg, Va. will receive a bachelor’s degree in business administration.

Tyler Riley and fraternity Tyler Rley feels more confident and prepared than ever as he enters the workplace after graduation because of his experience at Emory & Henry.Riley will graduate with the class of 2024. He is a member of Beta Lambda Zeta, Alpha Beta Chi, Business and Investment Club, Elusive Broadcast Society, Emory & Henry Motorsports Club and the Emory Activities Board.

“I’ve always been a quiet guy and have kept to myself but when I came here, I naturally had the confidence to open up and be social. It was like I was meant to come to this school and honestly without it, I wouldn’t have the social skills and confidence that I have now. It’s allowed me to join a fraternity and various clubs around campus.” said Riley.

Tyler feels more confident and prepared than ever as he enters the workplace after graduation, “I have greatly benefited from this education as I have way more knowledge and an understanding of internal details business operations throughout different areas of focus. Projects completed over the past two years have taught me more about business from an entrepreneurial and corporate perspective.”

He says that professor Brent Treash has helped him influentially throughout his time at Emory & Henry. “His advice is something that will stick with me for the rest of my life. He knows how to move people in a positive direction while giving them the confidence to push forward, never stop improving, learning and persevere through anything that gets in your way.”

After graduation, Tyler plans to attend Belmont Abbey College where he will pursue a master’s degree in business administration and motorsports management.

Our Emory & Henry seniors are preparing to graduate and change the world. See our seniors’ success stories at www.emoryhenry.edu/commencement.

Contributed by Nathanial Hupp, E&H Class of 2024

 

“Enjoy every single day here while you can because I can’t stress enough how it’s like you blink and then you’re done.”

—Tyler Riley ’24

Location:

Lynchburg, Va.

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