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

ATTENDEE BIOS

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Meet Fellow Innovators & Influencers

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Lori LeBas

ESPN

Tina Pic

Six-time US Criterium National Champion

Stephanie Druley

ESPN

Kate Fagan

ESPN

Katie Kotkins

Cycle for Survival

Carmelita Jeter

Track & field athlete, three-­?Bme Olympic medalist

Chris McKendry

SportsCenter anchor, ESPN

Whitney Williams

Founder + CEO, williamsworks

Erika Carlson

Mental Skills Coach

Greta Gaines

ARTIST

Sasha DiGiulian

Athlete

Paul Hertel

Allison Kallish

SMG

Holly Campbell

Enterprise

Kathleen Francis

Women in Sports and Events - WISE

Shamila Kohestani

Former captain, Afghan women's naBonal soccer team

Amanda DeCastro

ESPN

Sarah Hirshland

Diane Cummins

James Carter

Dr, Gatorade Sports Science Institute

sara gotfredson

VP West Coast Multimedia Sales, ESPN

Lindsay E. Brown

Managing editor at Eco-Chick.com

Cindy Whitehead

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

Jessica Cassity

Val Ackerman

Big EAST

Ed Erhardt

President, ESPN Global Customer Marketing and Sales

Porter Littlepage

espnW

Michael Whan

Commissioner, LPGA

Henry Friedman

Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center

Marcia Keegan

VP Production, ESPN

Hilary Knight

Athlete

John Skipper

ESPN

Ibtihaj Muhammad

Olympic sabre fencer

Carolyn Feinstein

SVP, Global Marketing, Electronic Arts

Kerri Walsh

Lisa Stokes

ESPN

Katie Raymond

JBL/Harman International

Nishima Chudasama

Girl Rising

Kay Moore

Amy Fuchs

Time Warner Cable

John Lisko

Saatchi & Saatchi LA

Patricia Phillips

NACWAA CEO

Amy Huchthausen

America East Conference

Latanna Stone

10-year-old Golf Phenom

Katie Mundell

Oakley

Julie McGlone

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

John Walsh

EVP & Executive Editor, ESPN

Beth Bass

WBCA

Sage Steele

SportsCenter

Nickole Raymond

IMG

Melanne Verveer

Partner, Seneca Point Global

Chelsie Stegemiller

Red Bull

Alex Mallen

WISE

Megan Eisenhard

Learfield Sports

James Parker

Director of Operations for the Amateur Athletic Union

Kim McFadden

Vice President of Human Resources for the NFL

Rose Smith

Nancy Major

Orthopedic Radiology

Dr. Jordan Metzl

Sports Medicine Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York

Josh Grau

Global Brand Strategy, Twitter

Jackie Stasi

Ignited

Gretchen Bleiler

Athlete

Leah LaPlaca

ESPN

Kerin Hempel

NYRR

Kirsten Atkinson

Media Director at Team One

Kathleen Behrens

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

Katie Richman

Director, Social Strategy & Product Development, espnW

Andy Walshe

Red Bull

Rebecca Van Dyck

Head of Global Consumer & Brand Marketing, Facebook

Nancy Hubbell

LEXUS PRESTIGE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Amy Jo Martin

Digital Royalty Inc.

Cindy Timchal

Naval Academy

Victoria Arlen

Paralympic Gold Medalist

Felice Beitzel

Ph.D. L.M.T.

Christina King

Janey Marks

Senior Director, Strategic Alliances, Getty Images

Don McPherson

Activist, Educator, College Football Hall of Famer

Amanda Heaton

Columbia Sportswear

Kacy Catanzaro

Alana Glass

Contributor, Forbes SportsMoney

Kerry D. Chandler

NBA

Kevin R Stone

Orthopedic Surgeon, The Stone Clinic

Ann Meyers Drysdale

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

Terri BURKE

VP, Marketing & Business Development, Edwards Lifesciences

Dana Allen

Competitor Group

Lisa Andersen

Athlete, Global Brand Ambassador at Roxy

Sarah Reinertsen

Challenged Athletes Foundation

Nicole Castrale

LPGA

Laurie Orlando

ESPN

Faith Popcorn

Founder & CEO, Brain Reserve, Author

Diane Penny

Karen Brodkin

IMG Worldwide

Susan Cohig

National Hockey League

Carol Stiff

VP espnW, ESPN

Mo'ne Davis

lakeisha mclean

Hannah Storm

ESPN

Chris LaPlaca

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Sloane Stephens

Professional tennis player

Heidi Sandreuter

VP Women's Marketing, Under Armour

Adriana Rizzo

Rahul Brahmbhatt

Director, Magic Bus USA

Julie Juarez

Mimi Griffin

MSG Promotions

Sue Enquist

Sue Enquist Coaching, LLC/UCLA

Leslie Gittess

CEO/Blue Sky Media

Alicia McConnell

USOC

Keli Lee

ABC Entertainment Group

Jessica Mendoza

ESPN Sideline Reporter and Studio Analyst, ESPN | Athlete

Matthew Weeks

Michele Foley

Jill Kinney

Gatorade/PepsiCo

Summer Sanders

Blackline Media

Britt Kahn

Talent ExecuBve, CONAN

Anna Isaacson

Director of Community Affairs, National Football League

Erin Leyden

ESPN Films

Shelley Taniguchi-Sabol

WISE

Amy Purdy

US Paralympic snowboarder, spokesperson

Michael Bayle

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick

The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports

Elena Hight

Pro Snowboarder

Joy Russo

Tonya Antonucci

Chief Marketing Officer, Playworks

Gabby Reece

Debi Anderson

Special Olympics Southern California Global Messenger

Lakey Peterson

Association of Surfing Professionals

Laurel Richie

President, WNBA

Jennifer Love

Coordinating Director, VP NFL Network

Megan Porteous

Digital Rotalty

Glenna Patton

SICKSPORTS

Ruthie Bolton

Rana Dershowitz

General Counsel

Emily Greener

Co-­Founder & Executive Director, I AM THAT GIRL

Danielle Summers

espnW

Jane McManus

espnW

Stefanie Dolson

Washington Mystics

Mary O'Connor

The Marketing Arm

Tracey Black

Elysa Walk

Giant Bicycle, Inc.

Lee Ann Daly

@leeanndaly

Ashley McCullough

Chief Communications Officer for Velocio Events

Erin Kennedy

USA Rugby

Tina Thornton

ESPN

Michelle Kwan

Analyst, Fox Sports, reBred figure skater, Olympic medalist

Allison Leahy

Donna Orender

CEO, Orender Unlimited

Chloe Kim

Snowboarder, Snowboarder from the US

Adam Deutsch

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

Amanda Carmichael

Scoutware LLC & WISE Director of Mentorship

Janet Evans

Olympian

Heather Scheer

Christine Plonsky

University of Texas

Sue Rodin

Stars & Strategies, Inc.

Alana Nichols

Paralympic wheelchair basketball player and alpine skier

Tina Charles

Professional Athlete

James Maas

Sleep to Win!

Nefertiti Walker

Professor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Brittney Griner

Phoenix Mercury

Langely McNeal

Pro Skier

Karen Poole

Social Media Manager, W3Move & Fiterazzi

Laura Gentile

Team W, espnW

Jodi Markley

SVP, Operations, ESPN

Judy Sweet

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

Mary Wittenberg

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

Kelly Hampton

Kelly Hampton, Sick Sports

Dustin Plunkett

Special Olympics Athlete

Andrea Chu

WTA

Larry Scott

Pac-12 Conference

Anita DeFrantz

President and Member of the Board of Directors, LA84 Foundation

Jenna Mielnicki

NBA/WNBA

Jill Brooks

Head to Head Consultants

Stephanie Cheng

Premier Partnerships

Donna Carpenter

Burton Snowboards

Barb Lazarus

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

Grace Kiraguri

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

Joanna Rice

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

Andrea Berry

SVP, Broadcast Media Services, Fox Networks Group

Rob King

ESPN

Sharon Byers

SVP Coca-Cola North America

Mia Hamm

Olympic Soccer Player

Laura Desmond

CEO, Starcom MediaVest Group

Patricia Betron

SVP, ESPN, ESPN

Lindsey Jacobellis

Olympic snowboarder

Dara Pettinelli

managing editor of Disney Interactive Media Group

Ashley Koff, RD

dietitian, author, health & lifestyle contributor

Alexandra Raisman

Olympic Gymnast

Julie Foudy

ESPN/ABC

Christine Godleski

COO, WNBA

Julie Eddleman

P&G

Sanya Richards-Ross

EAG Sports Management

Peg Moline

Tonya Cornileus

ESPN Human Resources

Jennifer Martin

Sleep Psychologist

Patrick McClenahan

President and Chief ExecuBve Officer, 2015 Special Olympics World Games

Grete Eliassen

Professional Skier

Beth Brooke-Marciniak

Global Vice Chair, EY

Tiana B. Holt

Luz Amuchastegui

El Desafio

Jemele Hill

Columnist and Television Personality for ESPN

Sue Hovey

ESPN Magazine

Lindsay Amstutz

FOX Sports Networks

Jeremy Schaap

ESPN

Lisa Baird

Chief Marketing Officer of the United States Olympic Committee

Anucha Browne

NCAA

Maria Shriver

MOS Enterprises

Lindsay Colas

Wasserman Media Group

Elly Deutch

Chris Talbott

Microsoft

Ashley Smeltzer

Red Bull

Taylor Townsend

Professional tennis player

Kathleen DeBoer

American Volleyball Coaches Association

Sarah Robb O'Hagan

PRESIDENT, EQUINOX, KEY NOTE SPEAKER

Mehman Karimov

CEO, Sport For Development Public Union, Republic of Azerbaijan

Christine Driessen

ESPN

Jamie Anderson

Professional Snowboarder

Liesl Holtz

Oakley

Sheryl Swoopes

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

Kat Kirsch Alford

Lori Castillo

Assistant Brand Manager, COVERGIRL

Lisa Strasman

NCSA Athletic Recruiting

Kristy Scrymgeour

Chief Executive Officer for Velocio Events

Rosalyn Durant

ESPN

Jessica Long

Paralympic swimmer and gold medalist

Molly Barker

Founder, Girls on the Run

Minda Santiago Garvens

Eric Johnson

EVP, Global Multimedia Sales, ESPN

MICHELLE WAZLAWEK

Enterprise Holdings

Winter Vinecki

Athlete

Elena Delle Donne

Chicago Sky

Michele Promaulayko

Yahoo

Therese Steiner

Therese Steiner Consulting

Isaac Hinds

HARDBODY

Adriana Becerra

Director, FOX Media Services

Carrie A Brzezinski

VP, Marketing Solutions, ESPN

Kate Johnson

IMG Olympic Consulting

Morgan Flatley

Gatorade

John Kosner

ESPN

Stacey Allaster

Chairman and CEO, WTA

Valerie Gordon

ESPN

Marie Donoghue

ESPN

Kristine Lilly

Retired soccer player, World Cup and Olympic gold medalist

Diane Lamb

VP, Communications, ESPN

Emma Cookson

Chairman BBH US

Cindy Freed

ESPN

Russell Wolff

ESPN International

Lauren Stevenson

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

Sarah Spain

Columnist, espnW

Kathryn Olson

Women's Sports Foundation

Jill Frederickson

Senior Coordinating Producer, Bureaus, ESPN

Michael Millay

Julie Moeller

Natara Holloway

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

Darren Rovell

Sports Business Reporter, ESPN

Hilary Shaev

WNBA

Lauren Loberg

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

Caroline Andrew

MFA

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