Alumni Interviews

Laurenne Mercier


Laurenne Mercier graduated from the Honours Program in Sociology from St. FX in 2016; she won the Canadian Sociological Association Award for her honours thesis “Look Out For Him, He’s a Hockey Player”.  She went on to get a postgraduate degree in Sports Business Management from Durham College. Since then, Laurenne has worked with the Nashville Predators, the Edmonton Oilers, and most recently, founded Treadstone Sports Agency, a sports marketing agency that works with elite athletes in Canada and the US. We had the opportunity to interview her to learn how the experience of studying sociology at StFX has shaped her career...(Click to see more)