October 14-16, 2015 | St. Regis Monarch Beach | Dana Point, California

ATTENDEE BIOS

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Meet Fellow Innovators & Influencers

John Lisko

Executive Communications Director, Saatchi & Saatchi LA

Alexandra Raisman

Olympic Gymnast

Dana Allen

Competitor Group

Kate Johnson

IMG Olympic Consulting

Mo'ne Davis

Athlete

sara gotfredson

VP West Coast Multimedia Sales, ESPN

Anna Isaacson

Director of Community Affairs, National Football League

Tiana B. Holt

Winter Vinecki

Athlete

Sharon Byers

SVP Coca-Cola North America

James Maas

Sleep to Win!

Patrick McClenahan

President and Chief ExecuBve Officer, 2015 Special Olympics World Games

Amy Stanton

, Stanton & Company

Stefanie Dolson

Washington Mystics

Erika Carlson

Mental Skills Coach

Tina Charles

Professional Athlete

Kirsten Atkinson

Media Director at Team One

Shelley Taniguchi-Sabol

WISE

Sage Steele

NBA Countdown Host, Sports Center Co-Host

Elysa Walk

Giant Bicycle, Inc.

Megan Eisenhard

Learfield Sports

Stacey Allaster

Chairman and CEO, WTA

Greta Gaines

ARTIST

Tonya Antonucci

Chief Marketing Officer, Playworks

Kerin Hempel

NYRR

Adam Deutsch

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

Brittney Griner

Phoenix Mercury

Lauren Loberg

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

Christine Driessen

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, ESPN

Sarah Reinertsen

Challenged Athletes Foundation

Sheryl Swoopes

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

Sue Enquist

Sue Enquist Coaching, LLC/UCLA

Nancy Major

Orthopedic Radiology

Ibtihaj Muhammad

Olympic sabre fencer

Katie Raymond

JBL/Harman International

Melanne Verveer

Partner, Seneca Point Global

Danielle Summers

espnW

Amy Fuchs

Time Warner Cable

Michele Promaulayko

Yahoo

Jessica Mendoza

Olympic Gold Medalist & ESPN Analyst, ESPN | Athlete

Jane McManus

Writer, espnW

Therese Steiner

Therese Steiner Consulting

Summer Sanders

Blackline Media

Kristine Lilly

Retired soccer player, World Cup and Olympic gold medalist

Adriana Rizzo

Sr Director Mobile & Broadband Marketing, ESPN

Kristy Scrymgeour

Chief Executive Officer for Velocio Events

Patricia Betron

SVP, Multimedia Sales, ESPN

John Kosner

EVP Digital and Print Media, ESPN

Jamie Anderson

Professional Snowboarder

Sue Rodin

Stars & Strategies, Inc.

Hilary Knight

Athlete

Stephanie Druley

Sr VP Production College Networks, ESPN

Leah LaPlaca

VP Talent Planning & Negotiations, ESPN

Kathleen Behrens

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

Karen Poole

Social Media Manager, W3Move & Fiterazzi

Sarah Robb O'Hagan

PRESIDENT, EQUINOX

Luz Amuchastegui

El Desafio

Andrea Berry

SVP, Broadcast Media Services, Fox Networks Group

Lakey Peterson

Association of Surfing Professionals

Chelsie Stegemiller

Red Bull

Liesl Holtz

Oakley

Chris LaPlaca

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Eric Johnson

EVP, Global Multimedia Sales, ESPN

Jemele Hill

Columnist and Television Personality for ESPN

Julie Eddleman

Director-Client Service, Google

Rebecca Van Dyck

Head of Global Consumer & Brand Marketing, Facebook

Isaac Hinds

HARDBODY

Marie Donoghue

EVP Global Business Strategy & Original Content, ESPN

Janey Marks

Senior Director, Strategic Alliances, Getty Images

Chris Talbott

Microsoft

Lindsay E. Brown

Managing editor at Eco-Chick.com

Mary O'Connor

SVP, The Marketing Arm

Nancy Hubbell

LEXUS PRESTIGE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Beth Brooke-Marciniak

Global Vice Chair, EY

Beth Bass

WBCA

Nishima Chudasama

Girl Rising

Jennifer Love

Coordinating Director, VP NFL Network

Terri Burke

VP, Marketing & Business Development, Edwards Lifesciences

Julie McGlone

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

Sasha DiGiulian

Athlete

Rana Dershowitz

General Counsel

Valerie Gordon

Coordinating Producer II, ESPN

Michele Foley

Molly Barker

Founder, Girls on the Run

Alex Mallen

WISE

Jessica Cassity

Christine Godleski

COO, WNBA

Allison Kallish

SMG

Mimi Griffin

MSG Promotions

Lee Ann Daly

@leeanndaly

Julie Foudy

espnW Talent, Soccer Commentator, Features Reporter and Host

Minda Santiago Garvens

Gretchen Bleiler

Athlete

Patricia Phillips

NACWAA CEO

Grete Eliassen

Professional Skier

Val Ackerman

Commissioner, Big East Commissioner

Chloe Kim

Snowboarder, Snowboarder from the US

Grace Kiraguri

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

Andy Walshe

Red Bull

Maria Shriver

MOS Enterprises

Sanya Richards-Ross

EAG Sports Management

Josh Grau

Global Brand Strategy, Twitter

Laura Desmond

CEO, Starcom MediaVest Group

Rosalyn Durant

VP College Sports Programming, ESPN

max eisenbud

Senior Vice President IMG Tennis, IMG

Ashley Koff, RD

dietitian, author, health & lifestyle contributor

Sarah Spain

Columnist, espnW

Michelle Kwan

Analyst, Fox Sports, reBred figure skater, Olympic medalist

Donna Carpenter

Burton Snowboards

Ruthie Bolton

Emily Greener

Co-­Founder & Executive Director, I AM THAT GIRL

Kat Kirsch Alford

Kevin R Stone

Orthopedic Surgeon, The Stone Clinic

Darren Rovell

Sports Business Reporter, ESPN

Russell Wolff

ESPN International

Dara Pettinelli

managing editor of Disney Interactive Media Group

Mary Wittenberg

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

Adriana Becerra

, Director, FOX Media Services

Keli Lee

ABC Entertainment Group

Megan Porteous

Digital Rotalty

Erin Kennedy

USA Rugby

Britt Kahn

Talent ExecuBve, CONAN

Sloane Stephens

Professional tennis player

Jessica Long

Paralympic swimmer and gold medalist

Kathleen Francis

Women in Sports and Events - WISE

Don McPherson

Activist, Educator, College Football Hall of Famer

Ashley McCullough

Chief Communications Officer for Velocio Events

Alicia McConnell

USOC

Caroline Andrew

MFA

Latanna Stone

10-year-old Golf Phenom

Michael Bayle

Kay Moore

Stephanie Cheng

Premier Partnerships

Dustin Plunkett

Special Olympics Athlete

Nicole Castrale

LPGA

Allison Leahy

Anucha Browne

Vice President of Women's Basketball Championships, NCAA

Paul Hertel

John Skipper

Co-Chair, Disney Media Networks & President, ESPN

Gabby Reece

James Carter

Dr, Gatorade Sports Science Institute

Andrea Chu

WTA

Laurel Richie

President, WNBA

Katie Mundell

Oakley

Amanda Heaton

Columbia Sportswear

Carmelita Jeter

Track & field athlete, three-­?Bme Olympic medalist

Kelly Hampton

Kelly Hampton, Sick Sports

EAG Sports Management

Mia Hamm

Olympic Soccer Player

Kerri Walsh

Kathleen DeBoer

American Volleyball Coaches Association

Ann Meyers Drysdale

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

Michael Whan

Commissioner, LPGA

Lindsey Jacobellis

Olympic snowboarder

Kim McFadden

Vice President of Human Resources for the NFL

Diane Lamb

VP, Communications, ESPN

Jill Brooks

Head to Head Consultants

Jenna Mielnicki

NBA/WNBA

Cindy Timchal

Naval Academy

Lori Castillo

Assistant Brand Manager, COVERGIRL

Morgan Flatley

Gatorade

Tina Pic

Six-time US Criterium National Champion

Lauren Stevenson

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

Julie Moeller

Taylor Townsend

Professional tennis player

Amy Jo Martin

Digital Royalty Inc.

Cindy Freed

VP Sales Communications, ESPN

Holly Campbell

Enterprise

Carol Stiff

Vice President Content Program & Integration, espnW

Lisa Baird

Chief Marketing Officer of the United States Olympic Committee

Lindsay Amstutz

FOX Sports Networks

Christine Plonsky

University of Texas

Donna Orender

CEO, Orender Unlimited

Debi Anderson

Special Olympics Southern California Global Messenger

Jodi Markley

SVP, Operations, ESPN

Carolyn Feinstein

SVP, Global Marketing, Electronic Arts

Karen Brodkin

IMG Worldwide

Laura Gentile

Team W, espnW

Victoria Arlen

Paralympic Gold Medalist

Heather Scheer

Sr Director Business Affairs, ESPN

Anita DeFrantz

President and Member of the Board of Directors, LA84 Foundation

Christina King

Tina Thornton

VP Production & Multimedia Intergration & Management Ops, ESPN

Jeremy Schaap

Bureau Reporter, ESPN

Amy Purdy

US Paralympic snowboarder, spokesperson

Jackie Stasi

Ignited

Lisa Andersen

Athlete, Global Brand Ambassador at Roxy

Lindsay Colas

Wasserman Media Group

Hilary Shaev

WNBA

Peg Moline

Glenna Patton

SICKSPORTS

Henry Friedman

, Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center

Ashley Smeltzer

Red Bull

Kerry D. Chandler

Chief Human Resources Officer, Under Armour

Langely McNeal

Pro Skier

Emma Cookson

Chairman BBH US

MICHELLE WAZLAWEK

Enterprise Holdings

Barb Lazarus

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

Susan Cohig

Senior Vice President, Business Affairs, National Hockey League

Hannah Storm

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

Faith Popcorn

Founder & CEO, Brain Reserve, Author

Amanda Carmichael

Scoutware LLC & WISE Director of Mentorship

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick

The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports

Whitney Williams

Founder + CEO, williamsworks

Jennifer Martin

Sleep Psychologist

Leslie Gittess

CEO/Blue Sky Media

Chris McKendry

SportsCenter anchor, ESPN

Jill Frederickson

Senior Coordinating Producer, Bureaus, ESPN

Ed Erhardt

President, ESPN Global Customer Marketing and Sales

Felice Beitzel

Ph.D. L.M.T.

Rahul Brahmbhatt

Director, Magic Bus USA

Marcia Keegan

VP Production, ESPN

Larry Scott

Pac-12 Conference

Nefertiti Walker

Professor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Dr. Jordan Metzl

Sports Medicine Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York

Carrie A Brzezinski

VP, Marketing Solutions, ESPN

Cindy Whitehead

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

Shamila Kohestani

Former captain, Afghan women's naBonal soccer team

Rob King

Sr VP SportsCenter & News, ESPN

Natara Holloway

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

Elena Delle Donne

Chicago Sky

Judy Sweet

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

Lisa Strasman

NCSA Athletic Recruiting

Nickole Raymond

IMG

Diane Cummins

Elena Hight

Pro Snowboarder

Laurie Orlando

Sr VP Talent Planning and Development, ESPN

Tonya Cornileus

ESPN Human Resources

Lori LeBas

Sr VP Strategy & Business Operations, ESPN

Amy Huchthausen

America East Conference

Mehman Karimov

CEO, Sport For Development Public Union, Republic of Azerbaijan

Alana Nichols

Paralympic wheelchair basketball player and alpine skier

Katie Kotkins

Cycle for Survival

Kate Fagan

Writer, espnW

James Parker

Director of Operations for the Amateur Athletic Union

Julie Juarez

Lisa Stokes

Manager Talent Planning, ESPN

Erin Leyden

ESPN Films

Alana Glass

Contributor, Forbes SportsMoney

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