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MAKING AN IMPACT

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Meet Fellow Innovators & Influencers

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Carmelita Jeter

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

Winter Vinecki

Sheryl Swoopes

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

Erika Carlson

Mental Skills Coach

Elysa Walk

General Manager, Giant Bicycle, Inc.

Anna Isaacson

Director of Community Affairs, National Football League

Jessica Cassity

Donna Carpenter

President, Burton Snowboards

Larry Scott

Lauren Loberg

Morgan Flatley

VP Marketing Gatorade

Judy Sweet

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

Elena Hight

John Walsh

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND EXECUTIVE EDITOR ESPN

Kathleen Francis

President, Oasis Sports Ventures, LLC

Leslie Gittess

Stacey Allaster

Chairman and CEO of the Women’s Tennis Association

Henry Friedman

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

Kelly Hampton

Allison Kallish

John Skipper

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

Dara Pettinelli

managing editor of Disney Interactive Media Group

Russell Wolff

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND MANAGING DIRECTOR ESPN INTERNATIONAL

Kerin Hempel

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

Kathryn Olson

Chief Executive Officer of the Women's Sports Foundation

Therese Steiner

President and Founder of Therese Steiner Consulting

Julie Juarez

Jane McManus

Jennifer Love

Coordinating Director, VP NFL Network

Ashley Koff, RD

Celebrity Dietitian, Author, Health and Lifestyle Contributor

Sarah Spain

Columnist, espnW SportsCenter Anchor, Chicago's ESPN 1000 Reporter, ESPNChicago.com

Andrea Berry

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT MEDIA SERVICES FOX NETWORKS ENGINEERING AND OPERATIONS

Megan Eisenhard

Sasha DiGiulian

Kate Fagan

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

Susan Cohig

Senior Vice President, Integrated Marketing National Hockey League

Tonya Antonucci

Karen Brodkin

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

Kate Johnson

Sue Hovey

Former VP and Executive Editor, ESPN The Magazine

Lori LeBas

SVP Bus Ops, Sales and Marketing at ESPN

Porter Littlepage

Sanya Richards-Ross

4-time Olympic Gold Medalist

Marie Donoghue

Sr VP Global Strategy, Business Development and Business Affairs, ESPN

Kerri Walsh

Kathleen DeBoer

Executive Director of the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA)

Minda Santiago Garvens

Isaac Hinds

Dr. Jordan Metzl

Sports Medicine Physician

Melanne Verveer

Chris Talbott

Kat Kirsch Alford

Stephanie Cheng

Premier Partnerships

Sue Enquist

Lindsay Amstutz

Vice President of Marketing for FOX Sports Regional Sports Networks

Cindy Freed

Vice President, Sales Marketing

Kay Moore

Mary O'Connor

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

Jodi Markley

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS

Jamie Anderson

Professional Snowboarder

Tina Thornton

Katie Kotkins

Nefertiti Walker

Carolyn Feinstein

Senior Vice President, Global Acquisition Marketing Electronic Arts

Gabby Reece

Mimi Griffin

President & CEO, MSG Promotions, Inc.

Christine Plonsky

Britt Kahn

CONAN Talent Executive

MICHELLE WAZLAWEK

Emily Greener

Co-Founder and Executive Director, I AM THAT GIRL

Ed Erhardt

President, ESPN Global Customer Marketing and Sales

Laurel Richie

Sharon Byers

SVP, Sports & Entertainment Marketing Coca-Cola North America

Kevin R Stone

Orthopedic Surgeon, The Stone Clinic

Mia Hamm

Olympic Soccer Player

Tracey Black

Jessica Mendoza

Athlete, Olympic Gold Medalist

Chris LaPlaca

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Josh Grau

Global Brand Strategy, Twitter

Nancy Major

Kirsten Atkinson

Media Director at Team One

Natara Holloway

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

Felice Beitzel

Ph.D. L.M.T.

Sarah Reinertsen

American Athlete

Rana Dershowitz

General Counsel

Grete Eliassen

Professional Skier & Olympic Hopeful

Alexandra Raisman

Olympic Gymnast

Kristy Scrymgeour

Chief Executive Officer for Velocio Events

Donald McPherson

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

Marcia Keegan

Janet Evans

Olympic Swimmer

Katie Raymond

Keli Lee

Nickole Raymond

Mehman Karimov

Michele Foley

Laura Desmond

Heather Scheer

Jemele Hill

Columnist and Television Personality for ESPN

Julie Eddleman

NA Brand Operations Marketing Director

Val Ackerman

Former President, WNBA Commissioner, Big East Conference

Sloane Stephens

Caroline Andrew

Vice President of Mfa Marketing and Communications

Ashley Smeltzer

Athlete Marketing Coordinator at Red Bull North America

Emma Cookson

Chairman BBH US

Nancy Hubbell

LEXUS PRESTIGE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Molly Barker

MSW, founded Girls on the Run

Lauren Stevenson

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

Kristine Lilly

Retired American Soccer Player

Langely McNeal

Danielle Summers

Senior Business Operations Coordinator, ESPN

Elly Deutch

Debi Anderson

Special Olympics Southern California Global Messenger

Ashley McCullough

Chief Communications Officer for Velocio Events

Chelsie Stegemiller

Mary Wittenberg

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

Paul Hertel

Lakey Peterson

Professional Women’s Surfer/ASP World Ranking #7

Michael Millay

Michael Bayle

Michelle Kwan

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

Jill Brooks

Lindsey Jacobellis

Snowboardcross Olympic Athlete

Adam Deutsch

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

Amy Fuchs

Sarah Robb O'Hagan

President, Equinox

Lisa Stokes

Senior Talent Producer, ESPN

Michele Promaulayko

Editor-in-Chief, Women's Health

Alana Nichols

Paralymic Athlete, Wheelchair Basketball

Alex Mallen

Sport Chalet

Victoria Arlen

Paralympic Gold Medalist

Liesl Holtz

Global Women's Sports Marketing Manager at Oakley

John Lisko

Executive Communication Director Saatchi & Saatchi

Latanna Stone

10-year-old Golf Phenom

John Kosner

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER, DIGITAL & PRINT MEDIA

Julie Moeller

Kathleen Behrens

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

Amanda Carmichael

Erin Leyden

Producer, ESPN Films

Cindy Whitehead

Sarah Hirshland

Amanda Heaton

Glenna Patton

Christine Godleski

Chief Operating Officer of the Women's National Basketball Association

Rose Smith

Andrea Chu

Holly Campbell

Vice President, Marketing Communications for Enterprise Holdings

Rosalyn Durant

Amy Stanton

Founder & CEO, Stanton & Company, LLC

Diane Cummins

Beth Bass

WBCA

Barb Lazarus

Owner and Founder of Game On!

Adriana Becerra

Hilary Shaev

Vice President, Marketing National Basketball Association

Ibtihaj Muhammad

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

Julie Foudy

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

Tiana B. Holt

Eric Johnson

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

Luz Amuchastegui

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

Hannah Storm

ESPN Anchor

Lindsay Kagawa Colas

Alicia McConnell

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

Jill Kinney

Marketing/Branded Entertainment at Gatorade

Alana Glass

Jackie Stasi

Joy Russo

Sara Gotfredson

Sr. Director, ESPN Customer Marketing & Sales

Dustin Plunkett

Special Olympics Athlete

James Parker

Director of Operations for the Amateur Athletic Union

Lindsay E. Brown

Managing editor at Eco-Chick.com

Megan Porteous

Oakley Sports Marketing Manager

Christina King

Donna Orender

CEO, Orender Unlimited

Lee Ann Daly

Katie Mundell

Lori Castillo

Assistant Brand Manager, COVERGIRL

Faith Popcorn

BrainReserve, founder and CEO

Maureen Lindsey

Kim McFadden

Vice President of Human Resources for the NFL

Lisa Baird

Chief Marketing Officer of the United States Olympic Committee

Greta Gaines

Ann Meyers Drysdale

Vice President, Phoenix Mercury Vice President, Phoenix Suns

Patricia Phillips

NACWAA CEO

Matthew Weeks

Tina Pic

Six-time US Criterium National Champion

Julie McGlone

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

Rob King

Senior Vice President, Editorial for ESPN Digital and Print Media

Joanna Rice

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

Amy Purdy

Paralympic Athlete

Jessica Long

Diane Penny

Cindy Timchal

Head Coach, United States Naval Academy

Patrick McClenahan

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

Michael Whan

Valerie Gordon

Coordinating Producer

Nishima Chudasama

Associate Producer and Campaign Production Manager at Girl Rising

Sage Steele

SportsCenter Co-Host, ESPN

Rahul Brahmbhatt

Director, Magic Bus USA

Sue Rodin

Tonya Cornileus

VICE PRESIDENT, LEARNING & ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Katie Richman

Anucha Browne

Anita DeFrantz

President and Member of the Board of Directors, LA84 Foundation

Amy Huchthausen

Christine Driessen

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, ESPN

Diane Lamb

Vice President, Communications

Summer Sanders

Olympic Swimmer and Television Personality

Tina Charles

Professional Athlete

Peg Moline

Jill Frederickson

Sr. Coordinating Producer, ESPN

Karen Poole

Shelley Taniguchi-Sabol

Chris McKendry

Commentator Co-Host Midday SportsCenter

Gretchen Bleiler

Amanda DeCastro

Communications Manager

Adriana Rizzo

Taylor Townsend

Professional Tennis Player

Amy Jo Martin

Founder and CEO of Digital Royalty

Laura Gentile

Vice President, espnW

Kerry D. Chandler

Executive Vice President, Human Resources National Basketball Association

Lisa Andersen

Athlete, Global Brand Ambassador at Roxy

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick

Endowed Chair and Director, DeVos Sports Business Management Program

Hilary Knight

Lisa Strasman

Patricia Betron

Senior Vice President, Multimedia Sales

Carrie A Brzezinski

Carol Stiff

VICE PRESIDENT, PROGRAMMING & ACQUISITIONS

Allison Leahy

Dana Allen

Grace Kiraguri

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

Jenna Mielnicki

Erin Kennedy

USA Rugby, Youth Development Manager

Stephanie Druley

Vice President, Production

Shamila Kohestani

Former Captain of the Afghan women’s national soccer team

Terri Burke