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

ATTENDEE BIOS

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Meet Fellow Innovators & Influencers

Michele Promaulayko

Yahoo

Tina Thornton

VP Production & Multimedia Intergration & Management Ops, ESPN

Amy Purdy

US Paralympic snowboarder, spokesperson

Alana Glass

Contributor, Forbes SportsMoney

Tina Charles

Professional Athlete

Valerie Gordon

Coordinating Producer II, ESPN

Peg Moline

Allison Kallish

SMG

Tina Pic

Six-time US Criterium National Champion

Lauren Loberg

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

Barb Lazarus

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

Anna Isaacson

Director of Community Affairs, National Football League

Rahul Brahmbhatt

Director, Magic Bus USA

Katie Raymond

JBL/Harman International

Mehman Karimov

CEO, Sport For Development Public Union, Republic of Azerbaijan

Kathleen Francis

Women in Sports and Events - WISE

Megan Porteous

Digital Rotalty

Alexandra Raisman

Olympic Gymnast

Anucha Browne

Vice President of Women's Basketball Championships, NCAA

Tiana B. Holt

Laurel Richie

President, WNBA

Stephanie Druley

Sr VP Production College Networks, ESPN

Isaac Hinds

HARDBODY

Jane McManus

Writer, espnW

Liesl Holtz

Oakley

Cindy Freed

VP Sales Communications, ESPN

Chelsie Stegemiller

Red Bull

Amanda Carmichael

Scoutware LLC & WISE Director of Mentorship

Lisa Andersen

Athlete, Global Brand Ambassador at Roxy

Christine Driessen

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, ESPN

Grete Eliassen

Professional Skier

Therese Steiner

Therese Steiner Consulting

Kerry D. Chandler

Chief Human Resources Officer, Under Armour

Lindsay Amstutz

FOX Sports Networks

Molly Barker

Founder, Girls on the Run

Rebecca Van Dyck

Head of Global Consumer & Brand Marketing, Facebook

Sanya Richards-Ross

EAG Sports Management

Judy Sweet

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

Beth Bass

WBCA

Sarah Reinertsen

Challenged Athletes Foundation

Patrick McClenahan

President and Chief ExecuBve Officer, 2015 Special Olympics World Games

Janey Marks

Senior Director, Strategic Alliances, Getty Images

Jackie Stasi

Ignited

Carol Stiff

Vice President Content Program & Integration, espnW

Lisa Strasman

NCSA Athletic Recruiting

Grace Kiraguri

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

Sheryl Swoopes

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

Josh Grau

Global Brand Strategy, Twitter

Britt Kahn

Talent ExecuBve, CONAN

Kirsten Atkinson

Media Director at Team One

Stephanie Cheng

Premier Partnerships

Jeremy Schaap

Bureau Reporter, ESPN

Ashley Koff, RD

dietitian, author, health & lifestyle contributor

Natara Holloway

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

Kay Moore

Alana Nichols

Paralympic wheelchair basketball player and alpine skier

Jill Frederickson

Senior Coordinating Producer, Bureaus, ESPN

Dustin Plunkett

Special Olympics Athlete

Jessica Mendoza

Olympic Gold Medalist & ESPN Analyst, ESPN | Athlete

Lauren Stevenson

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

James Carter

Dr, Gatorade Sports Science Institute

Donna Orender

CEO, Orender Unlimited

sara gotfredson

VP West Coast Multimedia Sales, ESPN

Lindsay E. Brown

Managing editor at Eco-Chick.com

Alicia McConnell

USOC

Mary Wittenberg

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

Jodi Markley

SVP, Operations, ESPN

Julie Eddleman

Director-Client Service, Google

Nefertiti Walker

Professor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Jennifer Martin

Sleep Psychologist

John Kosner

EVP Digital and Print Media, ESPN

Laura Gentile

Team W, espnW

Danielle Summers

espnW

MICHELLE WAZLAWEK

Enterprise Holdings

Elena Delle Donne

Chicago Sky

Terri Burke

VP, Marketing & Business Development, Edwards Lifesciences

Donna Carpenter

Burton Snowboards

Julie Foudy

espnW Talent, Soccer Commentator, Features Reporter and Host

Nishima Chudasama

Girl Rising

Dara Pettinelli

managing editor of Disney Interactive Media Group

Kat Kirsch Alford

Darren Rovell

Sports Business Reporter, ESPN

Lori Castillo

Assistant Brand Manager, COVERGIRL

James Parker

Director of Operations for the Amateur Athletic Union

Jessica Cassity

Ashley Smeltzer

Red Bull

Christine Plonsky

University of Texas

Keli Lee

ABC Entertainment Group

Jenna Mielnicki

NBA/WNBA

Jenni Luke

CEO, Step Up

Mia Hamm

Olympic Soccer Player

Kim McFadden

Vice President of Human Resources for the NFL

Sharon Byers

SVP Coca-Cola North America

Holly Campbell

Enterprise

Greta Gaines

ARTIST

Alex Mallen

WISE

Victoria Arlen

Paralympic Gold Medalist

Whitney Williams

Founder + CEO, williamsworks

Patricia Betron

SVP, Multimedia Sales, ESPN

Karen Brodkin

IMG Worldwide

Hannah Storm

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

Elysa Walk

Giant Bicycle, Inc.

Hilary Knight

Athlete

Rosalyn Durant

VP College Sports Programming, ESPN

Ibtihaj Muhammad

Olympic sabre fencer

Lori LeBas

Sr VP Strategy & Business Operations, ESPN

Susan Cohig

Senior Vice President, Business Affairs, National Hockey League

Heather Scheer

Sr Director Business Affairs, ESPN

Lakey Peterson

Association of Surfing Professionals

Eric Johnson

EVP, Global Multimedia Sales, ESPN

Erin Leyden

ESPN Films

Andy Walshe

Red Bull

Kelly Hampton

Kelly Hampton, Sick Sports

Latanna Stone

10-year-old Golf Phenom

Kristy Scrymgeour

Chief Executive Officer for Velocio Events

Katie Kotkins

Cycle for Survival

Brittney Griner

Phoenix Mercury

Faith Popcorn

Founder & CEO, Brain Reserve, Author

Kristine Lilly

Retired soccer player, World Cup and Olympic gold medalist

Sue Rodin

Stars & Strategies, Inc.

Don McPherson

Activist, Educator, College Football Hall of Famer

Beth Brooke-Marciniak

Global Vice Chair, EY

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick

The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports

Melanne Verveer

Partner, Seneca Point Global

Caroline Andrew

MFA

Kate Fagan

Writer, espnW

Nicole Castrale

LPGA

John Skipper

Co-Chair, Disney Media Networks & President, ESPN

Megan Eisenhard

Learfield Sports

Andrea Chu

WTA

Dr. Jordan Metzl

Sports Medicine Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York

Luz Amuchastegui

El Desafio

Kathleen Behrens

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

Tonya Cornileus

ESPN Human Resources

Lisa Baird

Chief Marketing Officer of the United States Olympic Committee

Erika Carlson

Mental Skills Coach

Marcia Keegan

VP Production, ESPN

Tonya Antonucci

Chief Marketing Officer, Playworks

Nickole Raymond

IMG

Minda Santiago Garvens

Hilary Shaev

WNBA

Taylor Townsend

Professional tennis player

Ruthie Bolton

Michelle Kwan

Analyst, Fox Sports, reBred figure skater, Olympic medalist

Ann Meyers Drysdale

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

Marie Donoghue

EVP Global Business Strategy & Original Content, ESPN

Kathleen DeBoer

American Volleyball Coaches Association

Julie Juarez

Nancy Major

Orthopedic Radiology

Morgan Flatley

Gatorade

Jamie Anderson

Professional Snowboarder

Summer Sanders

Blackline Media

Kerin Hempel

NYRR

Paul Hertel

Karen Poole

Social Media Manager, W3Move & Fiterazzi

Ed Erhardt

President, ESPN Global Customer Marketing and Sales

Carolyn Feinstein

SVP, Global Marketing, Electronic Arts

Henry Friedman

, Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center

John Lisko

Executive Communications Director, Saatchi & Saatchi LA

Chloe Kim

Snowboarder, Snowboarder from the US

Carrie A Brzezinski

VP, Marketing Solutions, ESPN

Julie Moeller

Larry Scott

Pac-12 Conference

Amy Stanton

, Stanton & Company

Andrea Berry

SVP, Broadcast Media Services, Fox Networks Group

Maria Shriver

MOS Enterprises

Sue Enquist

Sue Enquist Coaching, LLC/UCLA

Chris LaPlaca

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Anita DeFrantz

President and Member of the Board of Directors, LA84 Foundation

Adam Deutsch

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

Shelley Taniguchi-Sabol

WISE

Jenni Luke

CEO, Step Up

Leslie Gittess

CEO/Blue Sky Media

Sloane Stephens

Professional tennis player

Allison Leahy

Jill Brooks

Head to Head Consultants

max eisenbud

Senior Vice President IMG Tennis, IMG

James Maas

Sleep to Win!

Shamila Kohestani

Former captain, Afghan women's naBonal soccer team

Chris McKendry

SportsCenter anchor, ESPN

Debi Anderson

Special Olympics Southern California Global Messenger

Laurie Orlando

Sr VP Talent Planning and Development, ESPN

Sanya Richards-Ross

EAG Sports Management

Mary O'Connor

SVP, The Marketing Arm

Julie McGlone

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

Sarah Robb O'Hagan

PRESIDENT, EQUINOX

Stacey Allaster

Chairman and CEO, WTA

Mo'ne Davis

Athlete

Kate Johnson

IMG Olympic Consulting

Sage Steele

NBA Countdown Host, Sports Center Co-Host

Amy Huchthausen

America East Conference

Nancy Hubbell

LEXUS PRESTIGE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Rob King

Sr VP SportsCenter & News, ESPN

Diane Cummins

Laura Desmond

CEO, Starcom MediaVest Group

Russell Wolff

ESPN International

Lee Ann Daly

@leeanndaly

Amy Jo Martin

Digital Royalty Inc.

Christine Godleski

COO, WNBA

Katie Mundell

Oakley

Amy Fuchs

Time Warner Cable

Chris Talbott

Microsoft

Amanda Heaton

Columbia Sportswear

Sarah Spain

Columnist, espnW

Mimi Griffin

MSG Promotions

Cindy Whitehead

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

Gretchen Bleiler

Athlete

Elena Hight

Pro Snowboarder

Adriana Rizzo

Sr Director Mobile & Broadband Marketing, ESPN

Langely McNeal

Pro Skier

Sasha DiGiulian

Athlete

Winter Vinecki

Athlete

Jennifer Love

Coordinating Director, VP NFL Network

Carmelita Jeter

Track & field athlete, three-­?Bme Olympic medalist

Patricia Phillips

NACWAA CEO

Leah LaPlaca

VP Talent Planning & Negotiations, ESPN

Michele Foley

Erin Kennedy

USA Rugby

Rana Dershowitz

General Counsel

Kevin R Stone

Orthopedic Surgeon, The Stone Clinic

Dana Allen

Competitor Group

Lisa Stokes

Manager Talent Planning, ESPN

Michael Bayle

Lindsey Jacobellis

Olympic snowboarder

Felice Beitzel

Ph.D. L.M.T.

CEO, Step Up

Lindsay Colas

Wasserman Media Group

Kerri Walsh

Ashley McCullough

Chief Communications Officer for Velocio Events

Val Ackerman

Commissioner, Big East Commissioner

Emily Greener

Co-­Founder & Executive Director, I AM THAT GIRL

Jessica Long

Paralympic swimmer and gold medalist

Cindy Timchal

Naval Academy

Glenna Patton

SICKSPORTS

Emma Cookson

Chairman BBH US

Michael Whan

Commissioner, LPGA

Christina King

Stefanie Dolson

Washington Mystics

Gabby Reece

Jemele Hill

Columnist and Television Personality for ESPN

Diane Lamb

VP, Communications, ESPN

Adriana Becerra

, Director, FOX Media Services

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