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espnW: WOMEN + SPORTS SUMMIT, 2015

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Meet Fellow Innovators & Influencers

Caroline Andrew

MFA

Julie Eddleman

Director-Client Service, Google

James Maas

Sleep to Win!

Elena Hight

Pro Snowboarder

Karen Poole

Social Media Manager, W3Move & Fiterazzi

Natara Holloway

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

Laurel Richie

President, WNBA

Christine Driessen

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, ESPN

Laura Desmond

CEO, Starcom MediaVest Group

Mo'ne Davis

Athlete

Lauren Loberg

Pyramid Performance Consulting / U.S. Ski and Snowboard Association

Shamila Kohestani

Former captain, Afghan women's naBonal soccer team

Christina King

Rahul Brahmbhatt

Director, Magic Bus USA

John Kosner

EVP Digital and Print Media, ESPN

Rob King

Sr VP SportsCenter & News, ESPN

Rebecca Van Dyck

Head of Global Consumer & Brand Marketing, Facebook

Lori LeBas

Sr VP Strategy & Business Operations, ESPN

Hilary Knight

Athlete

Adriana Becerra

, Director, FOX Media Services

Britt Kahn

Talent ExecuBve, CONAN

Danielle Summers

espnW

Donna Orender

CEO, Orender Unlimited

Mia Hamm

Olympic Soccer Player

Valerie Gordon

Coordinating Producer II, ESPN

Grace Kiraguri

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

Cindy Freed

VP Sales Communications, ESPN

Amy Fuchs

Time Warner Cable

Hilary Shaev

WNBA

Kay Moore

Beth Bass

WBCA

Lindsay E. Brown

Managing editor at Eco-Chick.com

Amanda Heaton

Columbia Sportswear

Lee Ann Daly

@leeanndaly

Patrick McClenahan

President and Chief ExecuBve Officer, 2015 Special Olympics World Games

Emily Greener

Co-­Founder & Executive Director, I AM THAT GIRL

Megan Eisenhard

Learfield Sports

Adam Deutsch

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

Donna Carpenter

Burton Snowboards

Ashley Koff, RD

dietitian, author, health & lifestyle contributor

Lori Castillo

Assistant Brand Manager, COVERGIRL

Kerri Walsh

Josh Grau

Global Brand Strategy, Twitter

Shelley Taniguchi-Sabol

WISE

Larry Scott

Pac-12 Conference

Kathleen Francis

Women in Sports and Events - WISE

Chris LaPlaca

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Kat Kirsch Alford

Jill Brooks

Head to Head Consultants

Gabby Reece

Stephanie Druley

Sr VP Production College Networks, ESPN

Nishima Chudasama

Girl Rising

Dana Allen

Competitor Group

Ibtihaj Muhammad

Olympic sabre fencer

Nancy Hubbell

LEXUS PRESTIGE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Terri Burke

VP, Marketing & Business Development, Edwards Lifesciences

Whitney Williams

Founder + CEO, williamsworks

sara gotfredson

VP West Coast Multimedia Sales, ESPN

max eisenbud

Senior Vice President IMG Tennis, IMG

Sasha DiGiulian

Athlete

Chloe Kim

Snowboarder, Snowboarder from the US

Jessica Cassity

Tonya Antonucci

Chief Marketing Officer, Playworks

Latanna Stone

10-year-old Golf Phenom

Holly Campbell

Enterprise

Paul Hertel

Anna Isaacson

Director of Community Affairs, National Football League

Therese Steiner

Therese Steiner Consulting

James Parker

Director of Operations for the Amateur Athletic Union

Jill Frederickson

Senior Coordinating Producer, Bureaus, ESPN

Michele Promaulayko

Yahoo

Sage Steele

NBA Countdown Host, Sports Center Co-Host

Sue Enquist

Sue Enquist Coaching, LLC/UCLA

Ruthie Bolton

Chris Talbott

Microsoft

Michelle Kwan

Analyst, Fox Sports, reBred figure skater, Olympic medalist

Beth Brooke-Marciniak

Global Vice Chair, EY

Tiana B. Holt

Jennifer Love

Coordinating Director, VP NFL Network

Patricia Phillips

NACWAA CEO

Greta Gaines

ARTIST

Lisa Andersen

Athlete, Global Brand Ambassador at Roxy

Christine Godleski

COO, WNBA

Kelly Hampton

Kelly Hampton, Sick Sports

Lakey Peterson

Association of Surfing Professionals

Carrie A Brzezinski

VP, Marketing Solutions, ESPN

Faith Popcorn

Founder & CEO, Brain Reserve, Author

Lindsey Jacobellis

Olympic snowboarder

Jackie Stasi

Ignited

John Lisko

Executive Communications Director, Saatchi & Saatchi LA

Michael Whan

Commissioner, LPGA

Andy Walshe

Red Bull

Amanda Carmichael

Scoutware LLC & WISE Director of Mentorship

Judy Sweet

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

Alana Glass

Contributor, Forbes SportsMoney

Isaac Hinds

HARDBODY

Kirsten Atkinson

Media Director at Team One

Eric Johnson

EVP, Global Multimedia Sales, ESPN

Grete Eliassen

Professional Skier

Nickole Raymond

IMG

Marcia Keegan

VP Production, ESPN

Anucha Browne

Vice President of Women's Basketball Championships, NCAA

Jodi Markley

SVP, Operations, ESPN

Lisa Stokes

Manager Talent Planning, ESPN

Rosalyn Durant

VP College Sports Programming, ESPN

Luz Amuchastegui

El Desafio

Peg Moline

EAG Sports Management

Chelsie Stegemiller

Red Bull

Kathleen Behrens

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

Julie Moeller

Jessica Mendoza

Olympic Gold Medalist & ESPN Analyst, ESPN | Athlete

Susan Cohig

Senior Vice President, Business Affairs, National Hockey League

Melanne Verveer

Partner, Seneca Point Global

Patricia Betron

SVP, Multimedia Sales, ESPN

MICHELLE WAZLAWEK

Enterprise Holdings

Henry Friedman

, Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center

Darren Rovell

Sports Business Reporter, ESPN

Kerin Hempel

NYRR

Jenna Mielnicki

NBA/WNBA

CEO, Step Up

Nicole Castrale

LPGA

Kathleen DeBoer

American Volleyball Coaches Association

Kate Johnson

IMG Olympic Consulting

Jeremy Schaap

Bureau Reporter, ESPN

Gretchen Bleiler

Athlete

Stefanie Dolson

Washington Mystics

Katie Kotkins

Cycle for Survival

Cindy Timchal

Naval Academy

Ashley McCullough

Chief Communications Officer for Velocio Events

Marie Donoghue

EVP Global Business Strategy & Original Content, ESPN

Dr. Jordan Metzl

Sports Medicine Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York

Julie Juarez

Tonya Cornileus

ESPN Human Resources

Erin Leyden

ESPN Films

Christine Plonsky

University of Texas

Alana Nichols

Paralympic wheelchair basketball player and alpine skier

Katie Mundell

Oakley

Carmelita Jeter

Track & field athlete, three-­?Bme Olympic medalist

Sheryl Swoopes

Head coach, Loyola University Chicago, Olympian, retired professional basketball player

Val Ackerman

Commissioner, Big East Commissioner

Cindy Whitehead

Pro Skateboarder & Founder of Girl is NOT a 4 Letter Word, Sports Stylist

Tina Charles

Professional Athlete

Maria Shriver

MOS Enterprises

Dara Pettinelli

managing editor of Disney Interactive Media Group

Brittney Griner

Phoenix Mercury

Carol Stiff

Vice President Content Program & Integration, espnW

Molly Barker

Founder, Girls on the Run

Elysa Walk

Giant Bicycle, Inc.

Sharon Byers

SVP Coca-Cola North America

Lisa Strasman

NCSA Athletic Recruiting

Karen Brodkin

IMG Worldwide

Taylor Townsend

Professional tennis player

Chris McKendry

SportsCenter anchor, ESPN

Minda Santiago Garvens

Allison Leahy

Stacey Allaster

Chairman and CEO, WTA

Laura Gentile

Team W, espnW

Emma Cookson

Chairman BBH US

Carolyn Feinstein

SVP, Global Marketing, Electronic Arts

Anita DeFrantz

President and Member of the Board of Directors, LA84 Foundation

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick

The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports

Jemele Hill

Columnist and Television Personality for ESPN

Liesl Holtz

Oakley

Felice Beitzel

Ph.D. L.M.T.

Amy Purdy

US Paralympic snowboarder, spokesperson

Kevin R Stone

Orthopedic Surgeon, The Stone Clinic

Allison Kallish

SMG

Lindsay Amstutz

FOX Sports Networks

Sue Rodin

Stars & Strategies, Inc.

Tina Thornton

VP Production & Multimedia Intergration & Management Ops, ESPN

Jessica Long

Paralympic swimmer and gold medalist

Jamie Anderson

Professional Snowboarder

Nancy Major

Orthopedic Radiology

Keli Lee

ABC Entertainment Group

Langely McNeal

Pro Skier

Mary Wittenberg

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

Sloane Stephens

Professional tennis player

Kate Fagan

Writer, espnW

Alexandra Raisman

Olympic Gymnast

Stephanie Cheng

Premier Partnerships

Erika Carlson

Mental Skills Coach

Jane McManus

Writer, espnW

Amy Jo Martin

Digital Royalty Inc.

Kristine Lilly

Retired soccer player, World Cup and Olympic gold medalist

Ashley Smeltzer

Red Bull

Don McPherson

Activist, Educator, College Football Hall of Famer

Diane Lamb

VP, Communications, ESPN

Kristy Scrymgeour

Chief Executive Officer for Velocio Events

Tina Pic

Six-time US Criterium National Champion

Morgan Flatley

Gatorade

Rana Dershowitz

General Counsel

Sanya Richards-Ross

EAG Sports Management

Diane Cummins

Hannah Storm

Host, SportsCenter/Tennis/Face to Face with Hannah Storm, ESPN

Andrea Chu

WTA

Katie Raymond

JBL/Harman International

Lindsay Colas

Wasserman Media Group

Summer Sanders

Blackline Media

Janey Marks

Senior Director, Strategic Alliances, Getty Images

Andrea Berry

SVP, Broadcast Media Services, Fox Networks Group

Kim McFadden

Vice President of Human Resources for the NFL

Victoria Arlen

Paralympic Gold Medalist

Erin Kennedy

USA Rugby

Jennifer Martin

Sleep Psychologist

Dustin Plunkett

Special Olympics Athlete

Ed Erhardt

President, ESPN Global Customer Marketing and Sales

Mary O'Connor

SVP, The Marketing Arm

Elena Delle Donne

Chicago Sky

John Skipper

Co-Chair, Disney Media Networks & President, ESPN

CEO, Step Up

Ann Meyers Drysdale

Vice President Phoenix Suns & Mercury, Vice President, Phoenix Suns and Phoenix Mercury

Leslie Gittess

CEO/Blue Sky Media

Adriana Rizzo

Sr Director Mobile & Broadband Marketing, ESPN

Leah LaPlaca

VP Talent Planning & Negotiations, ESPN

Megan Porteous

Digital Rotalty

CEO, Step Up

Kerry D. Chandler

Chief Human Resources Officer, Under Armour

Lauren Stevenson

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

Sarah Robb O'Hagan

PRESIDENT, EQUINOX

Alex Mallen

WISE

Sarah Reinertsen

Challenged Athletes Foundation

Laurie Orlando

Sr VP Talent Planning and Development, ESPN

Winter Vinecki

Athlete

Heather Scheer

Sr Director Business Affairs, ESPN

Lisa Baird

Chief Marketing Officer of the United States Olympic Committee

James Carter

Dr, Gatorade Sports Science Institute

Debi Anderson

Special Olympics Southern California Global Messenger

Mimi Griffin

MSG Promotions

Nefertiti Walker

Professor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Alicia McConnell

USOC

Glenna Patton

SICKSPORTS

Barb Lazarus

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

Michael Bayle

Amy Huchthausen

America East Conference

Russell Wolff

ESPN International

Julie Foudy

espnW Talent, Soccer Commentator, Features Reporter and Host

Sarah Spain

Columnist, espnW

Mehman Karimov

CEO, Sport For Development Public Union, Republic of Azerbaijan

Amy Stanton

, Stanton & Company

Michele Foley

Julie McGlone

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