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

ATTENDEE BIOS

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Michelle Kwan

Analyst, Fox Sports, reBred figure skater, Olympic medalist

Lindsey Jacobellis

Olympic snowboarder

Carrie A Brzezinski

VP, Marketing Solutions, ESPN

Jodi Markley

SVP, Operations, ESPN

Kat Kirsch Alford

Gabby Reece

Katie Raymond

JBL/Harman International

Nishima Chudasama

Girl Rising

Mo'ne Davis

lakeisha mclean

Barb Lazarus

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

Cindy Timchal

Naval Academy

Michael Bayle

Hilary Knight

Athlete

Kathleen DeBoer

American Volleyball Coaches Association

Michele Foley

John Skipper

Co-Chair, Disney Media Networks & President, ESPN, ESPN

Nicole Castrale

LPGA

Dara Pettinelli

managing editor of Disney Interactive Media Group

Patricia Phillips

NACWAA CEO

Emma Cookson

Chairman BBH US

Jennifer Love

Coordinating Director, VP NFL Network

Tina Pic

Six-time US Criterium National Champion

Stefanie Dolson

Washington Mystics

Nancy Hubbell

LEXUS PRESTIGE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Andy Walshe

Red Bull

Diane Cummins

Elena Hight

Pro Snowboarder

Kerin Hempel

NYRR

Grace Kiraguri

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

Tina Thornton

VP Production & Multimedia Intergration & Management Ops, ESPN

Holly Campbell

Enterprise

Sarah Reinertsen

Challenged Athletes Foundation

Michael Millay

Stephanie Druley

Sr VP Production College Networks, ESPN

Nancy Major

Orthopedic Radiology

Ed Erhardt

President, ESPN Global Customer Marketing and Sales

Mimi Griffin

MSG Promotions

Debi Anderson

Special Olympics Southern California Global Messenger

Larry Scott

Pac-12 Conference

Julie Eddleman

P&G

Kate Johnson

IMG Olympic Consulting

Jessica Mendoza

ESPN Sideline Reporter and Studio Analyst, ESPN | Athlete

Carolyn Feinstein

SVP, Global Marketing, Electronic Arts

Latanna Stone

10-year-old Golf Phenom

Ashley McCullough

Chief Communications Officer for Velocio Events

Leslie Gittess

CEO/Blue Sky Media

Jessica Cassity

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick

The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports

Lakey Peterson

Association of Surfing Professionals

Beth Bass

WBCA

Luz Amuchastegui

El Desafio

Sharon Byers

SVP Coca-Cola North America

Kerri Walsh

Alicia McConnell

USOC

Caroline Andrew

MFA

Henry Friedman

Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center

Amy Huchthausen

America East Conference

Shelley Taniguchi-Sabol

WISE

Elena Delle Donne

Chicago Sky

Rana Dershowitz

General Counsel

Lauren Loberg

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

Donna Orender

CEO, Orender Unlimited

Amanda Carmichael

Scoutware LLC & WISE Director of Mentorship

Erika Carlson

Mental Skills Coach

Glenna Patton

SICKSPORTS

Rob King

Sr VP SportsCenter & News, ESPN

Joy Russo

Dustin Plunkett

Special Olympics Athlete

Lori Castillo

Assistant Brand Manager, COVERGIRL

Kate Fagan

Writer, espnW, ESPN

Adriana Rizzo

Tracey Black

Jeremy Schaap

Bureau Reporter, ESPN

Mehman Karimov

CEO, Sport For Development Public Union, Republic of Azerbaijan

Ruthie Bolton

Lori LeBas

Sr VP Strategy & Business Operations, ESPN

Whitney Williams

Founder + CEO, williamsworks

Faith Popcorn

Founder & CEO, Brain Reserve, Author

Beth Brooke-Marciniak

Global Vice Chair, EY

Patrick McClenahan

President and Chief ExecuBve Officer, 2015 Special Olympics World Games

Allison Kallish

SMG

Sue Rodin

Stars & Strategies, Inc.

Liesl Holtz

Oakley

Therese Steiner

Therese Steiner Consulting

Megan Eisenhard

Learfield Sports

James Parker

Director of Operations for the Amateur Athletic Union

Stacey Allaster

Chairman and CEO, WTA

Matthew Weeks

Kelly Hampton

Kelly Hampton, Sick Sports

Kirsten Atkinson

Media Director at Team One

Eric Johnson

EVP, Global Multimedia Sales, ESPN

Diane Penny

Mary O'Connor

The Marketing Arm

Chris McKendry

SportsCenter anchor, ESPN

Cindy Freed

VP Sales Communications, ESPN

Terri BURKE

VP, Marketing & Business Development, Edwards Lifesciences

Dana Allen

Competitor Group

Christine Driessen

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, ESPN

Jessica Long

Paralympic swimmer and gold medalist

Kathleen Francis

Women in Sports and Events - WISE

Grete Eliassen

Professional Skier

Jane McManus

Writer, espnW, espnW

Kristine Lilly

Retired soccer player, World Cup and Olympic gold medalist

Adam Deutsch

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

James Carter

Dr, Gatorade Sports Science Institute

Michael Whan

Commissioner, LPGA

Darren Rovell

Sports Business Reporter, ESPN

Sue Enquist

Sue Enquist Coaching, LLC/UCLA

Katie Kotkins

Cycle for Survival

John Kosner

EVP Digital and Print Media, ESPN

Rosalyn Durant

VP College Sports Programming, ESPN

Morgan Flatley

Gatorade

Tonya Antonucci

Chief Marketing Officer, Playworks

Jill Brooks

Head to Head Consultants

Heather Scheer

James Maas

Sleep to Win!

Judy Sweet

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

Stephanie Cheng

Premier Partnerships

Russell Wolff

ESPN International

Sheryl Swoopes

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

Brittney Griner

Phoenix Mercury

Rahul Brahmbhatt

Director, Magic Bus USA

Julie Moeller

Carol Stiff

VP espnW, ESPN

Sarah Spain

Columnist, espnW

Paul Hertel

Kim McFadden

Vice President of Human Resources for the NFL

Julie Juarez

Lauren Stevenson

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

Victoria Arlen

Paralympic Gold Medalist

Gretchen Bleiler

Athlete

Kacy Catanzaro

Andrea Berry

SVP, Broadcast Media Services, Fox Networks Group

Kathleen Behrens

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

Christine Godleski

COO, WNBA

Valerie Gordon

Coordinating Producer II, ESPN

Taylor Townsend

Professional tennis player

Marie Donoghue

EVP Global Business Strategy & Original Content, ESPN

Tiana B. Holt

Julie McGlone

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

Christine Plonsky

University of Texas

Kerry D. Chandler

NBA

Val Ackerman

Big EAST

Hannah Storm

Commentator, ESPN

Sasha DiGiulian

Athlete

Jill Kinney

Gatorade/PepsiCo

Don McPherson

Activist, Educator, College Football Hall of Famer

Felice Beitzel

Ph.D. L.M.T.

Ashley Koff, RD

dietitian, author, health & lifestyle contributor

Katie Mundell

Oakley

Rebecca Van Dyck

Head of Global Consumer & Brand Marketing, Facebook

Leah LaPlaca

VP Talent Planning & Negotiations, ESPN

Diane Lamb

VP, Communications, ESPN

Chris LaPlaca

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Erin Leyden

ESPN Films

Shamila Kohestani

Former captain, Afghan women's naBonal soccer team

Karen Poole

Social Media Manager, W3Move & Fiterazzi

Andrea Chu

WTA

Anucha Browne

NCAA

Laura Gentile

Team W, espnW

Janet Evans

Olympian

Janey Marks

Senior Director, Strategic Alliances, Getty Images

Langely McNeal

Pro Skier

Sarah Hirshland

Jemele Hill

Columnist and Television Personality for ESPN

Elly Deutch

Chris Talbott

Microsoft

MICHELLE WAZLAWEK

Enterprise Holdings

Melanne Verveer

Partner, Seneca Point Global

Jackie Stasi

Ignited

Nefertiti Walker

Professor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Lisa Strasman

NCSA Athletic Recruiting

Carmelita Jeter

Track & field athlete, three-­?Bme Olympic medalist

Chloe Kim

Snowboarder, Snowboarder from the US

Lindsay Amstutz

FOX Sports Networks

Lee Ann Daly

@leeanndaly

Keli Lee

ABC Entertainment Group

Molly Barker

Founder, Girls on the Run

Ibtihaj Muhammad

Olympic sabre fencer

Jennifer Martin

Sleep Psychologist

Karen Brodkin

IMG Worldwide

Laurel Richie

President, WNBA

Kay Moore

Mary Wittenberg

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

Ann Meyers Drysdale

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

Alana Nichols

Paralympic wheelchair basketball player and alpine skier

Greta Gaines

ARTIST

Cindy Whitehead

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

Lisa Stokes

Manager Talent Planning, ESPN

Laura Desmond

CEO, Starcom MediaVest Group

Maria Shriver

MOS Enterprises

Heidi Sandreuter

VP Women's Marketing, Under Armour

Tina Charles

Professional Athlete

Lindsay Colas

Wasserman Media Group

Jenna Mielnicki

NBA/WNBA

Mia Hamm

Olympic Soccer Player

Christina King

Anita DeFrantz

President and Member of the Board of Directors, LA84 Foundation

Lisa Baird

Chief Marketing Officer of the United States Olympic Committee

Danielle Summers

espnW

Tonya Cornileus

ESPN Human Resources

Julie Foudy

ESPN/ABC

Sanya Richards-Ross

EAG Sports Management

Peg Moline

Summer Sanders

Blackline Media

Jill Frederickson

Senior Coordinating Producer, Bureaus, ESPN

Amanda Heaton

Columbia Sportswear

Jamie Anderson

Professional Snowboarder

Kristy Scrymgeour

Chief Executive Officer for Velocio Events

Nickole Raymond

IMG

Amy Jo Martin

Digital Royalty Inc.

Donna Carpenter

Burton Snowboards

Alex Mallen

WISE

Megan Porteous

Digital Rotalty

Chelsie Stegemiller

Red Bull

Anna Isaacson

Director of Community Affairs, National Football League

Erin Kennedy

USA Rugby

John Lisko

Saatchi & Saatchi LA

Emily Greener

Co-­Founder & Executive Director, I AM THAT GIRL

Sage Steele

SportsCenter

Britt Kahn

Talent ExecuBve, CONAN

Ashley Smeltzer

Red Bull

Minda Santiago Garvens

Natara Holloway

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

Marcia Keegan

VP Production, ESPN

Sloane Stephens

Professional tennis player

Isaac Hinds

HARDBODY

Lindsay E. Brown

Managing editor at Eco-Chick.com

Dr. Jordan Metzl

Sports Medicine Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York

Lisa Andersen

Athlete, Global Brand Ambassador at Roxy

Amy Fuchs

Time Warner Cable

Rose Smith

Winter Vinecki

Athlete

Kevin R Stone

Orthopedic Surgeon, The Stone Clinic

Alana Glass

Contributor, Forbes SportsMoney

Susan Cohig

National Hockey League

Allison Leahy

sara gotfredson

VP West Coast Multimedia Sales, ESPN

Hilary Shaev

WNBA

Elysa Walk

Giant Bicycle, Inc.

Patricia Betron

SVP, ESPN, ESPN

Sarah Robb O'Hagan

PRESIDENT, EQUINOX, KEY NOTE SPEAKER

Michele Promaulayko

Yahoo

Laurie Orlando

Sr VP Talent Planning and Development, ESPN

Alexandra Raisman

Olympic Gymnast

Adriana Becerra

Director, FOX Media Services

Amy Purdy

US Paralympic snowboarder, spokesperson

Josh Grau

Global Brand Strategy, Twitter

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