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


Join us for the 6th annual Summit, a two-day event that brings together leading voices and industry influencers to create positive change and opportunity for women in sports.
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Meet Fellow Innovators & Influencers

Jennifer Martin

Sleep Psychologist

Diane Lamb

VP, Communications, ESPN

Dr. Nicole M. LaVoi

, The Tucker Center

Janey Marks

Senior Director, Strategic Alliances, Getty Images

Brent Gordon

Co-Founder Utah Girls Tackle Football League, Father of Sam Gordon

Ibtihaj Muhammad

Olympic sabre fencer

Deborah Larkin

CEO, Women's Sports Foundation

Jenni Luke

CEO, Step Up

Sheryl Swoopes

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

James Carter

Dr, Gatorade Sports Science Institute

Faith Popcorn

Founder & CEO, Brain Reserve, Author

Hilary Shaev


Monica Fee

Fee, CAA Sports

Gretchen Bleiler


Jane McManus

Writer, espnW

Sydney Leroux

US Women's National Soccer Team

Kavitha Davidson

Sports Columnist, Bloomberg View

Leslie Brandow

Global Marketing, TaylorMade Golf

Shamila Kohestani

Former captain, Afghan women's naBonal soccer team

Christina Lance

Manager, Championship Communications, United States Golf Association

Anucha Browne

Vice President of Women's Basketball Championships, NCAA

Chris McKendry

SportsCenter anchor, ESPN

Kelly Pena

Senior Vice President, Disney Channels Worldwide - The Walt Disney Company

John Honerkamp

Senior Manager - Runner Products & Services, New York Road Runners

Don McPherson

Activist, Educator, College Football Hall of Famer

Andrea Berry

SVP, Broadcast Media Services, Fox Networks Group

Britt Kahn

Talent ExecuBve, CONAN

Dr. Kevin Stone

Orthopaedic Surgeon, The Stone Clinic

Katie Myers

, CAA Sports Consulting

Josh Grau

Global Brand Strategy, Twitter

Susan Cohig

Senior Vice President, Business Affairs, National Hockey League

Sarah Spain

Columnist, Radio Host, SportsCenter Reporter, espnW

Michelle Kwan

Analyst, Fox Sports, reBred figure skater, Olympic medalist

Sloane Stephens

Professional tennis player

Justine Siegal

Baseball For All

Summer Sanders

Blackline Media

Liz Arky

Principal, Arky Group Consulting LLC

Ruthie Bolton

Allyson Felix


Ann Meyers Drysdale

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

Kathryn Schloessman

Schloessman, Los Angeles Sports & Entertainment Commission

Gina Porretti

Vice President, Production, Fox Sports

Rachel Frank

Physician, Department of Orthopaedic Surgery, Rush University Medical Center

Dawn Scott

Fitness and Performance Coach, Fitness Coach and Performance Coach, U.S. Women's National Team

Kerry D. Chandler

Chief Human Resources Officer, Under Armour

Laura Gentile

Team W, espnW

Emily Greener

Co-­Founder & Executive Director, I AM THAT GIRL

Nefertiti Walker

Professor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Sarah Robb O'Hagan


Julian Newman

Basketball Player

Kate Fagan

Writer, espnW

Taylor Townsend

Professional tennis player

Merritt Paulson

Owner Portland Thorns & Timbers

Melisa Brenner

Brenner, NBA

Anita DeFrantz

President and Member of the Board of Directors, LA84 Foundation

Carrie Bocian

VP, Content Acquisition, Time Warner Cable

Linda Shetina Logan

Greater Columbus Sports Commission

Patrick McClenahan

President and Chief ExecuBve Officer, 2015 Special Olympics World Games

Jennifer Chun

SVP, Content Acquisition, Time Warner Cable

Cynthia Hogan

SVP for Public Policy, National Football League

Jamie Newman

Basketball Coach and Founder of Hoops of America

Sheree Waterson


Julie Foudy

espnW Talent, Soccer Commentator, Features Reporter and Host

Kerri Walsh

Lakey Peterson

Association of Surfing Professionals

Molly Finnerty

Director, Investment, Initiative

Michael Whan

Commissioner, LPGA

Hannah Storm

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

Amy Purdy

US Paralympic snowboarder, spokesperson

Elysa Walk

Giant Bicycle, Inc.

Lindsay Amstutz

FOX Sports Networks

Alexa Cook

Agent, CAA Sports

Stacey Allaster

Chairman and CEO, WTA

Jacqui Spence

Chair, TPT Partners

Amy Stanton

Stanton & Company

Kristin Malaspina

Vice President Partnership Marketing, Time Warner Cable

Brittany Cranston

Director of Communications, CytoSport/Muscle Milk

Sarah Reinertsen

Challenged Athletes Foundation

Lis Moss

Agent, CAA Sports

Ashley Koff, RD

dietitian, author, health & lifestyle contributor

Mehman Karimov

CEO, Sport For Development Public Union, Republic of Azerbaijan

Jessica Mendoza

Olympic Gold Medalist & ESPN Analyst, ESPN | Athlete

Alana Nichols

Paralympic wheelchair basketball player and alpine skier

Jessica Long

Paralympic swimmer and gold medalist

Lindsey Jacobellis

Olympic snowboarder

Vivian Newman

Mother of Jaden & Julian Newman & Basketball Coach

Rebecca Van Dyck

Head of Global Consumer & Brand Marketing, Facebook

Karen Brodkin

President, Business Affairs, WME|IMG Worldwide

Dr. Jordan Metzl

Sports Medicine Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York

Tambra Bonatti

Co-Founder, Creative Director, Bright Spot Creative

Larry Scott

Pac-12 Conference

Linda Driscoll

Founder & CEO, Dream Big!

Heather Spears

Global Communications Manager, TaylorMade Golf Company

Carmelita Jeter

Track & field athlete, three-­?Bme Olympic medalist

Katie Kotkins

Cycle for Survival

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick

The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports

Julia Pine


Lisa Murray

Murray, Octagon

Abby Wambach

US Soccer

Molly Barker

Founder, Girls on the Run

Terri Burke

VP, Marketing & Business Development, Edwards Lifesciences

Jaden Newman

Womens Basketball Player

Christine Driessen

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, ESPN

Laurel Richie

President, WNBA

Mary O'Connor

SVP, The Marketing Arm

Kristine Lilly

Retired soccer player, World Cup and Olympic gold medalist

Jessica Holtz

Agent, CAA Sports

John Lisko

Executive Communications Director, Saatchi & Saatchi LA

Beth Brooke-Marciniak

Global Vice Chair, Public Policy, EY

Sage Steele

NBA Countdown Host, Sports Center Co-Host

Judith Sweet


Mary Wittenberg

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

Henry Friedman

Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center

Adriana Becerra

, Director, FOX Media Services

Amy Jo Martin

Digital Royalty Inc.

Carrie Drinkwater

Drinkwater, Agency/Client

Aleia Naylor

Vice President, Marketing, Women's Sports Foundation

Meredith Walker

Amy Poehler's Smart Girls