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MAKING AN IMPACT

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Meet Fellow Innovators & Influencers

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Lee Ann Daly

Christine Driessen

Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, ESPN

Patricia Phillips

NACWAA CEO

Shamila Kohestani

Former Captain of the Afghan women’s national soccer team

Jemele Hill

Columnist and Television Personality for ESPN

Kathleen Francis

President, Oasis Sports Ventures, LLC

Luz Amuchastegui

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

Carol Stiff

VICE PRESIDENT, PROGRAMMING & ACQUISITIONS

Maureen Lindsey

Mary O'Connor

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

Christina King

Ashley McCullough

Chief Communications Officer for Velocio Events

Julie Moeller

Lisa Andersen

Athlete, Global Brand Ambassador at Roxy

Rob King

Senior Vice President, Editorial for ESPN Digital and Print Media

John Lisko

Executive Communication Director Saatchi & Saatchi

Sheryl Swoopes

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

Holly Campbell

Vice President, Marketing Communications for Enterprise Holdings

Porter Littlepage

Ed Erhardt

President, ESPN Global Customer Marketing and Sales

Chris McKendry

Commentator Co-Host Midday SportsCenter

Diane Lamb

Vice President, Communications

Kate Johnson

Anna Isaacson

Director of Community Affairs, National Football League

Carolyn Feinstein

Senior Vice President, Global Acquisition Marketing Electronic Arts

Susan Cohig

Senior Vice President, Integrated Marketing National Hockey League

Rahul Brahmbhatt

Director, Magic Bus USA

Jane McManus

Rana Dershowitz

General Counsel

Isaac Hinds

Joanna Rice

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

Michelle Kwan

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

Jodi Markley

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, OPERATIONS

Josh Grau

Global Brand Strategy, Twitter

Britt Kahn

CONAN Talent Executive

Winter Vinecki

Kathleen DeBoer

Executive Director of the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA)

Stacey Allaster

Chairman and CEO of the Women’s Tennis Association

Sue Hovey

Former VP and Executive Editor, ESPN The Magazine

Kate Fagan

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

Diane Penny

Kristy Scrymgeour

Chief Executive Officer for Velocio Events

Paul Hertel

Chris Talbott

Marcia Keegan

Sarah Hirshland

Lisa Baird

Chief Marketing Officer of the United States Olympic Committee

Cindy Whitehead

MICHELLE WAZLAWEK

Lindsay Amstutz

Vice President of Marketing for FOX Sports Regional Sports Networks

Julie Juarez

Emily Greener

Co-Founder and Executive Director, I AM THAT GIRL

Jennifer Love

Coordinating Director, VP NFL Network

Tonya Cornileus

VICE PRESIDENT, LEARNING & ORGANIZATIONAL DEVELOPMENT

Laura Desmond

Minda Santiago Garvens

John Skipper

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

Nefertiti Walker

Kathleen Behrens

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

Andrea Berry

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT MEDIA SERVICES FOX NETWORKS ENGINEERING AND OPERATIONS

Adam Deutsch

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

Carmelita Jeter

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

Amy Huchthausen

Henry Friedman

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

Amanda Carmichael

Victoria Arlen

Paralympic Gold Medalist

Donald McPherson

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

Ann Meyers Drysdale

Vice President, Phoenix Mercury Vice President, Phoenix Suns

Mia Hamm

Olympic Soccer Player

Morgan Flatley

VP Marketing Gatorade

Sloane Stephens

Karen Brodkin

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

Dara Pettinelli

managing editor of Disney Interactive Media Group

Kathryn Olson

Chief Executive Officer of the Women's Sports Foundation

Karen Poole

Hilary Shaev

Vice President, Marketing National Basketball Association

Erika Carlson

Mental Skills Coach

Tiana B. Holt

Lindsey Jacobellis

Snowboardcross Olympic Athlete

Jenna Mielnicki

Eric Johnson

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

Kay Moore

Ashley Koff, RD

Celebrity Dietitian, Author, Health and Lifestyle Contributor

Cindy Timchal

Head Coach, United States Naval Academy

Katie Kotkins

Katie Richman

Adriana Becerra

Jill Frederickson

Sr. Coordinating Producer, ESPN

Kelly Hampton

Sarah Reinertsen

American Athlete

Sara Gotfredson

Sr. Director, ESPN Customer Marketing & Sales

Danielle Summers

Senior Business Operations Coordinator, ESPN

Amanda DeCastro

Communications Manager

Sage Steele

SportsCenter Co-Host, ESPN

Sharon Byers

SVP, Sports & Entertainment Marketing Coca-Cola North America

Mary Wittenberg

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

Shelley Taniguchi-Sabol

Therese Steiner

President and Founder of Therese Steiner Consulting

Alexandra Raisman

Olympic Gymnast

Felice Beitzel

Ph.D. L.M.T.

Sarah Spain

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

Alana Glass

Elena Hight

Julie Eddleman

NA Brand Operations Marketing Director

Kim McFadden

Vice President of Human Resources for the NFL

Lisa Strasman

James Parker

Director of Operations for the Amateur Athletic Union

Amy Fuchs

Alex Mallen

Sport Chalet

Michael Bayle

Molly Barker

MSW, founded Girls on the Run

Amy Purdy

Paralympic Athlete

Mehman Karimov

Lori LeBas

SVP Bus Ops, Sales and Marketing at ESPN

Emma Cookson

Chairman BBH US

Faith Popcorn

BrainReserve, founder and CEO

Lindsay E. Brown

Managing editor at Eco-Chick.com

Michael Millay

Grace Kiraguri

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

Elly Deutch

Lindsay Kagawa Colas

Jackie Stasi

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick

Endowed Chair and Director, DeVos Sports Business Management Program

Andrea Chu

Rosalyn Durant

Allison Leahy

Terri Burke

Michele Promaulayko

Editor-in-Chief, Women's Health

Glenna Patton

Rose Smith

Cindy Freed

Vice President, Sales Marketing

Sue Rodin

Anucha Browne

Summer Sanders

Olympic Swimmer and Television Personality

Jessica Mendoza

Athlete, Olympic Gold Medalist

Patrick McClenahan

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

Peg Moline

Natara Holloway

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

Greta Gaines

Adriana Rizzo

Hilary Knight

Patricia Betron

Senior Vice President, Multimedia Sales

Beth Bass

WBCA

Kirsten Atkinson

Media Director at Team One

Lauren Loberg

Nishima Chudasama

Associate Producer and Campaign Production Manager at Girl Rising

Larry Scott

Gretchen Bleiler

Megan Porteous

Oakley Sports Marketing Manager

Lori Castillo

Assistant Brand Manager, COVERGIRL

Katie Mundell

Tina Thornton

Dana Allen

Leslie Gittess

Amanda Heaton

Langely McNeal

Sanya Richards-Ross

4-time Olympic Gold Medalist

Janet Evans

Olympic Swimmer

Julie Foudy

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

Donna Carpenter

President, Burton Snowboards

Nickole Raymond

Erin Leyden

Producer, ESPN Films

Jill Kinney

Marketing/Branded Entertainment at Gatorade

Christine Plonsky

Caroline Andrew

Vice President of Mfa Marketing and Communications

Matthew Weeks

Jamie Anderson

Professional Snowboarder

Val Ackerman

Former President, WNBA Commissioner, Big East Conference

Laurel Richie

Valerie Gordon

Coordinating Producer

Allison Kallish

John Kosner

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND GENERAL MANAGER, DIGITAL & PRINT MEDIA

Alicia McConnell

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

Chris LaPlaca

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Grete Eliassen

Professional Skier & Olympic Hopeful

Stephanie Cheng

Premier Partnerships

Tonya Antonucci

Mimi Griffin

President & CEO, MSG Promotions, Inc.

Laura Gentile

Vice President, espnW

Barb Lazarus

Owner and Founder of Game On!

Amy Jo Martin

Founder and CEO of Digital Royalty

Russell Wolff

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND MANAGING DIRECTOR ESPN INTERNATIONAL

Kevin R Stone

Orthopedic Surgeon, The Stone Clinic

Dr. Jordan Metzl

Sports Medicine Physician

Megan Eisenhard

Chelsie Stegemiller

Amy Stanton

Founder & CEO, Stanton & Company, LLC

Tina Charles

Professional Athlete

Joy Russo

Latanna Stone

10-year-old Golf Phenom

Gabby Reece

Erin Kennedy

USA Rugby, Youth Development Manager

Stephanie Druley

Vice President, Production

Julie McGlone

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

Alana Nichols

Paralymic Athlete, Wheelchair Basketball

Taylor Townsend

Professional Tennis Player

Nancy Hubbell

LEXUS PRESTIGE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Donna Orender

CEO, Orender Unlimited

Nancy Major

Lisa Stokes

Senior Talent Producer, ESPN

Tina Pic

Six-time US Criterium National Champion

Liesl Holtz

Global Women's Sports Marketing Manager at Oakley

Ashley Smeltzer

Athlete Marketing Coordinator at Red Bull North America

Sue Enquist

Dustin Plunkett

Special Olympics Athlete

Carrie A Brzezinski

Marie Donoghue

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

Tracey Black

Lauren Stevenson

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

John Walsh

EXECUTIVE VICE PRESIDENT AND EXECUTIVE EDITOR ESPN

Judy Sweet

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

Katie Raymond

Ibtihaj Muhammad

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

Kerry D. Chandler

Executive Vice President, Human Resources National Basketball Association

Heather Scheer

Sasha DiGiulian

Kat Kirsch Alford

Diane Cummins

Elysa Walk

General Manager, Giant Bicycle, Inc.

Keli Lee

Hannah Storm

ESPN Anchor

Debi Anderson

Special Olympics Southern California Global Messenger

Lakey Peterson

Professional Women’s Surfer/ASP World Ranking #7

Christine Godleski

Chief Operating Officer of the Women's National Basketball Association

Kristine Lilly

Retired American Soccer Player

Kerri Walsh

Michele Foley

Kerin Hempel

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

Jessica Cassity

Jessica Long

Jill Brooks