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MAKING AN IMPACT

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Meet Fellow Innovators & Influencers

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Keli Lee

Grace Kiraguri

Founding Director and Managing Director, Icon Sports Marketing Ltd. 2012 Match Site: Saatchi & Saatchi

Leah LaPlaca

Ashley Koff, RD

Celebrity Dietitian, Author, Health and Lifestyle Contributor

Barb Lazarus

Owner, Game On! Sports Camps 4 Girls, Game On! Sports Camps 4 Girls and Game On! Sports Foundation

Jessica Cassity

Kevin R Stone

Orthopedic Surgeon, The Stone Clinic

Laura Gentile

Vice President, espnW

Elena Delle Donne

Cindy Timchal

Head Coach, United States Naval Academy

Melanne Verveer

Nefertiti Walker

Sasha DiGiulian

Beth Bass

WBCA

Victoria Arlen

Paralympic Gold Medalist

Katie Kotkins

Jemele Hill

Columnist and Television Personality for ESPN

Grete Eliassen

Professional Skier & Olympic Hopeful

Alicia McConnell

Director of Training Sites and Community Partnerships for the United States Olympic Committee

Tracey Black

Jessica Long

Christine Godleski

Chief Operating Officer of the Women's National Basketball Association

Kathryn Olson

Chief Executive Officer of the Women's Sports Foundation

Ed Erhardt

President, ESPN Global Customer Marketing and Sales

Julie Eddleman

NA Brand Operations Marketing Director

Luz Amuchastegui

Program Director, El Desafio Foundation (Argentina) 2013 Match Site: Saatchi & Saatchi

Sue Enquist

Lori Castillo

Assistant Brand Manager, COVERGIRL

Erin Leyden

Producer, ESPN Films

Ann Meyers Drysdale

Vice President, Phoenix Mercury Vice President, Phoenix Suns

Rebecca Van Dyck

Head of Consumer Marketing, Facebook

Julie Moeller

Amy Purdy

Paralympic Athlete

Kim McFadden

Vice President of Human Resources for the NFL

Julie McGlone

Coordinating Producer for the Creative Content Unit in ESPN's Production Department

Amy Fuchs

Rosalyn Durant

Emma Cookson

Chairman BBH US

Patricia Phillips

NACWAA CEO

Amy Stanton

Founder & CEO, Stanton & Company, LLC

Adriana Rizzo

Tonya Antonucci

Sheryl Swoopes

Six time WNBA All Star and Three Time Defensive Player of the Year

Chris LaPlaca

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Jennifer Love

Coordinating Director, VP NFL Network

Christina King

Shelley Taniguchi-Sabol

Stefanie Dolson

John Lisko

Executive Communication Director Saatchi & Saatchi

Tina Thornton

Jill Kinney

Marketing/Branded Entertainment at Gatorade

Michael Whan

Commissioner, LPGA

Mo'ne Davis

Pitcher, Philadelphia Taney Dragons

Tina Pic

Six-time US Criterium National Champion

Laura Desmond

Glenna Patton

Faith Popcorn

BrainReserve, founder and CEO

Eric Johnson

Executive Vice President, Multimedia Sales for ESPN Customer Marketing and Sales

Megan Eisenhard

Paul Hertel

Peg Moline

Cindy Freed

Vice President, Sales Marketing

Kate Johnson

Stephanie Cheng

Premier Partnerships

Beth Brooke-Marciniak

Global Vice Chair, Public Policy, EY

Taylor Townsend

Professional Tennis Player

Carolyn Feinstein

Senior Vice President, Global Acquisition Marketing Electronic Arts

Brittney Griner

Donna Carpenter

President, Burton Snowboards

Gabby Reece

Danielle Summers

Senior Business Operations Coordinator, ESPN

Jamie Anderson

Professional Snowboarder

Lindsay Kagawa Colas

Sage Steele

SportsCenter Co-Host, ESPN

Tina Charles

Professional Athlete

Alana Glass

James Maas

CEO, Sleep for Success! & Sleep to Win!

Katie Richman

Director, Social Strategy & Product Development, espnW

Henry Friedman

Co-Director, Collegiate Athlete Premedical Experience (CAPE) Deputy Director, The Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center at Duke

Lauren Stevenson

Senior Director of National Accounts, Disney and ESPN Media Networks.

Amy Huchthausen

Joy Russo

Michael Bayle

Ashley McCullough

Chief Communications Officer for Velocio Events

Sarah Spain

Columnist, espnW

Holly Campbell

Vice President, Marketing Communications for Enterprise Holdings

John Skipper

President, ESPN, Inc. Co-Chairman, Disney Media Networks

Kristy Scrymgeour

Chief Executive Officer for Velocio Events

Rose Smith

Erin Kennedy

USA Rugby, Youth Development Manager

Karen Brodkin

Executive Vice President, Business and Legal Affairs FOX Sports Media Group

Isaac Hinds

John Walsh

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND EXECUTIVE EDITOR ESPN

Lori LeBas

SVP Bus Ops, Sales and Marketing at ESPN

Tiana B. Holt

Lisa Andersen

Athlete, Global Brand Ambassador at Roxy

Michael Millay

Leslie Gittess

Cindy Whitehead

Megan Porteous

Oakley Sports Marketing Manager

Dana Allen

Janet Evans

Olympic Swimmer

Katie Mundell

Larry Scott

Carmelita Jeter

THREE-TIME OLYMPIC MEDALIST TRACK & FIELD WORLD CHAMPION FASTEST WOMAN IN THE WORLD

Heather Scheer

Chelsie Stegemiller

Andrea Chu

Kathleen Behrens

Executive Vice President, Social Responsibility & Player Programs National Basketball Association

Elena Hight

Britt Kahn

CONAN Talent Executive

Elysa Walk

General Manager, Giant Bicycle, Inc.

Diane Penny

Patricia Betron

Senior Vice President, Multimedia Sales

Sharon Byers

SVP, Sports & Entertainment Marketing Coca-Cola North America

Laurel Richie

Chris Talbott

Kerin Hempel

Leads the Strategy & Planning department at New York Road Runners (NYRR)

Gretchen Bleiler

Christine Plonsky

Hannah Storm

ESPN Anchor

Rana Dershowitz

General Counsel

Christine Driessen

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, ESPN

Terri Burke

Joanna Rice

Director of Finance & Strategy for ESPN Publishing, Licensing & espnW

Marie Donoghue

ESPN executive vice president, global strategy and original content

Morgan Flatley

VP Marketing Gatorade

Langely McNeal

Sarah Reinertsen

American Athlete

Allison Leahy

Andy Walshe

Director of High Performance, Red Bull

Stacey Allaster

Chairman and CEO of the Women’s Tennis Association

Whitney Williams

Founder & CEO, williamsworks

Lindsay E. Brown

Managing editor at Eco-Chick.com

Kirsten Atkinson

Media Director at Team One

Lauren Loberg

Chris McKendry

Commentator Co-Host Midday SportsCenter

Carrie A Brzezinski

Michelle Kwan

Senior Advisor for Public Diplomacy and Public Affairs, Dept. of State

Amanda Carmichael

Amanda DeCastro

Communications Manager

Rob King

Senior Vice President, Editorial for ESPN Digital and Print Media

Felice Beitzel

Ph.D. L.M.T.

Diane Cummins

Rahul Brahmbhatt

Director, Magic Bus USA

Hilary Knight

Summer Sanders

Olympic Swimmer and Television Personality

Dustin Plunkett

Special Olympics Athlete

Lindsey Jacobellis

Snowboardcross Olympic Athlete

Amanda Heaton

Patrick McClenahan

President and Chief Executive Officer of the 2015 Special Olympics World Games

Kelly Hampton

Sanya Richards-Ross

4-time Olympic Gold Medalist

Kerri Walsh

Alexandra Raisman

Olympic Gymnast

Shamila Kohestani

Former Captain of the Afghan women’s national soccer team

Susan Cohig

Senior Vice President, Integrated Marketing National Hockey League

Dr. Jordan Metzl

Sports Medicine Physician

Anna Isaacson

Director of Community Affairs, National Football League

Diane Lamb

Vice President, Communications

Carol Stiff

VICE PRESIDENT, PROGRAMMING & ACQUISITIONS

Greta Gaines

Nickole Raymond

Sarah Hirshland

Laurie Orlando

Senior Vice President, Talent Development & Planning

Debi Anderson

Special Olympics Southern California Global Messenger

Therese Steiner

President and Founder of Therese Steiner Consulting

Porter Littlepage

Adam Deutsch

Sr. Director of Product Development for Global X Games, ESPN

Allison Kallish

Karen Poole

Julie Juarez

Tonya Cornileus

VICE PRESIDENT, LEARNING & ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Sue Rodin

Katie Raymond

Nishima Chudasama

Associate Producer and Campaign Production Manager at Girl Rising

Lee Ann Daly

Sloane Stephens

Maria Shriver

Mia Hamm

Olympic Soccer Player

Jill Frederickson

Senior Coordinating Producer, Bureaus, ESPN

Molly Barker

MSW, founded Girls on the Run

Josh Grau

Global Brand Strategy, Twitter

Mary O'Connor

Vice President of Olympic Marketing and Global Platforms for Omnicom’s The Marketing Arm (TMA)

Minda Santiago Garvens

Stephanie Druley

Vice President, Production

Adriana Becerra

Donna Orender

CEO, Orender Unlimited

Russell Wolff

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND MANAGING DIRECTOR ESPN INTERNATIONAL

Valerie Gordon

Coordinating Producer

Sara Gotfredson

Sr. Director, ESPN Customer Marketing & Sales

Ibtihaj Muhammad

U.S. Department of State, Sports Ambassador USA Fencing National Team

Latanna Stone

10-year-old Golf Phenom

Kat Kirsch Alford

Val Ackerman

Former President, WNBA Commissioner, Big East Conference

Kristine Lilly

Retired American Soccer Player

Winter Vinecki

Jenna Mielnicki

Jill Brooks

Emily Greener

Co-Founder and Executive Director, I AM THAT GIRL

Matthew Weeks

Kate Fagan

espnW, ESPN.com and ESPN The Magazine columnist and feature writer

Lisa Baird

Chief Marketing Officer of the United States Olympic Committee

Nancy Hubbell

LEXUS PRESTIGE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Amy Jo Martin

Founder and CEO of Digital Royalty

Liesl Holtz

Global Women's Sports Marketing Manager at Oakley

Jessica Mendoza

Athlete, Olympic Gold Medalist

Caroline Andrew

Vice President of Mfa Marketing and Communications

Ashley Smeltzer

Athlete Marketing Coordinator at Red Bull North America

Nancy Major

Alex Mallen

Sport Chalet

Julie Foudy

Founder, Julie Foudy Sports Leadership Academy, Television Analyst and Reporter for ABC/ESPN

Dara Pettinelli

managing editor of Disney Interactive Media Group

Judy Sweet

Co-Director, Alliance of Women Coaches NCAA Senior Vice President, Retired UC San Diego, Director of Athletics Emerita

Anita DeFrantz

President and Member of the Board of Directors, LA84 Foundation

Mehman Karimov

MICHELLE WAZLAWEK

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick

Endowed Chair and Director, DeVos Sports Business Management Program

Michele Foley

Natara Holloway

Vice President of Retail Development in the Consumer Products department of the NFL

Donald McPherson

Activist, Educator, Feminist, Entrepreneur College Football Hall of Famer

Marcia Keegan

Alana Nichols

Paralymic Athlete, Wheelchair Basketball

Lakey Peterson

Professional Women’s Surfer/ASP World Ranking #7

Jane McManus

John Kosner

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER, DIGITAL & PRINT MEDIA

Anucha Browne

Lisa Strasman

Hilary Shaev

Vice President, Marketing National Basketball Association

Kay Moore

Erika Carlson

Mental Skills Coach

Michele Promaulayko

Editor-in-Chief, Yahoo Health

Kathleen Francis

President, Oasis Sports Ventures, LLC

Elly Deutch

Jodi Markley

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS

Jeremy Schaap

Lindsay Amstutz

Vice President of Marketing for FOX Sports Regional Sports Networks

Mary Wittenberg

NYRR President and CEO Race Director of the ING New York City Marathon

Mimi Griffin

President & CEO, MSG Promotions, Inc.

Jackie Stasi

Kathleen DeBoer

Executive Director of the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA)

Lisa Stokes

Senior Talent Producer, ESPN

Sue Hovey

Former VP and Executive Editor, ESPN The Magazine

Andrea Berry

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT MEDIA SERVICES FOX NETWORKS ENGINEERING AND OPERATIONS

James Parker

Director of Operations for the Amateur Athletic Union

Kerry D. Chandler

Executive Vice President, Human Resources National Basketball Association

Sarah Robb O'Hagan

PRESIDENT, EQUINOX, SPEAKER