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espnW: WOMEN + SPORTS SUMMIT, 2015

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

Morgan Flatley

Gatorade

Cindy Freed

VP Sales Communications, ESPN

Nancy Major

Orthopedic Radiology

Michelle Kwan

Analyst, Fox Sports, reBred figure skater, Olympic medalist

Alana Glass

Contributor, Forbes SportsMoney

Sasha DiGiulian

Athlete

Karen Poole

Social Media Manager, W3Move & Fiterazzi

Shamila Kohestani

Former captain, Afghan women's naBonal soccer team

Terri Burke

VP, Marketing & Business Development, Edwards Lifesciences

Alicia McConnell

USOC

Jessica Mendoza

Olympic Gold Medalist & ESPN Analyst, ESPN | Athlete

Amy Purdy

US Paralympic snowboarder, spokesperson

Adriana Rizzo

Sr Director Mobile & Broadband Marketing, ESPN

Sue Rodin

Stars & Strategies, Inc.

Darren Rovell

Sports Business Reporter, ESPN

Sheryl Swoopes

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

Cindy Whitehead

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

Liesl Holtz

Oakley

Laurel Richie

President, WNBA

Chris Talbott

Microsoft

James Carter

Dr, Gatorade Sports Science Institute

Jeremy Schaap

Bureau Reporter, ESPN

Janet Evans

Olympian

Latanna Stone

10-year-old Golf Phenom

Kat Kirsch Alford

Carol Stiff

Vice President Content Program & Integration, espnW

Mehman Karimov

CEO, Sport For Development Public Union, Republic of Azerbaijan

Jamie Anderson

Professional Snowboarder

Tina Thornton

VP Production & Multimedia Intergration & Management Ops, ESPN

Anucha Browne

Vice President of Women's Basketball Championships, NCAA

Holly Campbell

Enterprise

Kathleen Francis

Women in Sports and Events - WISE

Ashley Koff, RD

dietitian, author, health & lifestyle contributor

Jill Frederickson

Senior Coordinating Producer, Bureaus, ESPN

Ed Erhardt

President, ESPN Global Customer Marketing and Sales

Jenna Mielnicki

NBA/WNBA

Michael Bayle

Lindsay E. Brown

Managing editor at Eco-Chick.com

Michele Foley

Emma Cookson

Chairman BBH US

Beth Brooke-Marciniak

Global Vice Chair, EY

Chelsie Stegemiller

Red Bull

Tina Pic

Six-time US Criterium National Champion

John Kosner

EVP Digital and Print Media, ESPN

Andy Walshe

Red Bull

Sarah Robb O'Hagan

PRESIDENT, EQUINOX

Stefanie Dolson

Washington Mystics

Josh Grau

Global Brand Strategy, Twitter

Judy Sweet

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

Patricia Betron

SVP, Multimedia Sales, ESPN

Tonya Cornileus

ESPN Human Resources

Katie Raymond

JBL/Harman International

Henry Friedman

, Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center

Julie Juarez

Amy Jo Martin

Digital Royalty Inc.

Nancy Hubbell

LEXUS PRESTIGE COMMUNICATIONS MANAGER

Lori Castillo

Assistant Brand Manager, COVERGIRL

Diane Lamb

VP, Communications, ESPN

Mo'ne Davis

Athlete

Andrea Berry

SVP, Broadcast Media Services, Fox Networks Group

Christine Godleski

COO, WNBA

Chris LaPlaca

SENIOR VICE PRESIDENT, CORPORATE COMMUNICATIONS

Rahul Brahmbhatt

Director, Magic Bus USA

Julie McGlone

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

Laura Gentile

Team W, espnW

Allison Leahy

Stacey Allaster

Chairman and CEO, WTA

Lisa Baird

Chief Marketing Officer of the United States Olympic Committee

Britt Kahn

Talent ExecuBve, CONAN

Alex Mallen

WISE

Val Ackerman

Commissioner, Big East Commissioner

Rosalyn Durant

VP College Sports Programming, ESPN

Kathleen DeBoer

American Volleyball Coaches Association

Amanda Heaton

Columbia Sportswear

Ruthie Bolton

Adam Deutsch

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

Lisa Strasman

NCSA Athletic Recruiting

MICHELLE WAZLAWEK

Enterprise Holdings

Sue Enquist

Sue Enquist Coaching, LLC/UCLA

Debi Anderson

Special Olympics Southern California Global Messenger

Elysa Walk

Giant Bicycle, Inc.

Elena Hight

Pro Snowboarder

Jessica Cassity

Anna Isaacson

Director of Community Affairs, National Football League

John Skipper

Co-Chair, Disney Media Networks & President, ESPN

Carrie A Brzezinski

VP, Marketing Solutions, ESPN

Lakey Peterson

Association of Surfing Professionals

Nickole Raymond

IMG

Paul Hertel

Summer Sanders

Blackline Media

Susan Cohig

National Hockey League

Dr. Richard E. Lapchick

The Institute for Diversity and Ethics in Sports

Amy Stanton

, Stanton & Company

Danielle Summers

espnW

Russell Wolff

ESPN International

Amy Huchthausen

America East Conference

Whitney Williams

Founder + CEO, williamsworks

Stephanie Cheng

Premier Partnerships

Dustin Plunkett

Special Olympics Athlete

Stephanie Druley

Sr VP Production College Networks, ESPN

Patrick McClenahan

President and Chief ExecuBve Officer, 2015 Special Olympics World Games

Donna Carpenter

Burton Snowboards

Laura Desmond

CEO, Starcom MediaVest Group

Greta Gaines

ARTIST

Sloane Stephens

Professional tennis player

Therese Steiner

Therese Steiner Consulting

Jodi Markley

SVP, Operations, ESPN

Ibtihaj Muhammad

Olympic sabre fencer

Jessica Long

Paralympic swimmer and gold medalist

Jemele Hill

Columnist and Television Personality for ESPN

Lauren Stevenson

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

Victoria Arlen

Paralympic Gold Medalist

Diane Cummins

Ashley McCullough

Chief Communications Officer for Velocio Events

Rebecca Van Dyck

Head of Global Consumer & Brand Marketing, Facebook

Lindsay Colas

Wasserman Media Group

Faith Popcorn

Founder & CEO, Brain Reserve, Author

Gabby Reece

Kerri Walsh

Isaac Hinds

HARDBODY

Hilary Knight

Athlete

Langely McNeal

Pro Skier

Melanne Verveer

Partner, Seneca Point Global

Jennifer Martin

Sleep Psychologist

Winter Vinecki

Athlete

Katie Kotkins

Cycle for Survival

Julie Foudy

espnW Talent, Soccer Commentator, Features Reporter and Host

Erin Leyden

ESPN Films

James Maas

Sleep to Win!

Ashley Smeltzer

Red Bull

Kristine Lilly

Retired soccer player, World Cup and Olympic gold medalist

Grete Eliassen

Professional Skier

Andrea Chu

WTA

Peg Moline

Maria Shriver

MOS Enterprises

Grace Kiraguri

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

Katie Mundell

Oakley

Tonya Antonucci

Chief Marketing Officer, Playworks

Carolyn Feinstein

SVP, Global Marketing, Electronic Arts

Alexandra Raisman

Olympic Gymnast

James Parker

Director of Operations for the Amateur Athletic Union

Natara Holloway

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

Kate Fagan

Writer, espnW

Jane McManus

Writer, espnW

Adriana Becerra

, Director, FOX Media Services

Lisa Andersen

Athlete, Global Brand Ambassador at Roxy

Glenna Patton

SICKSPORTS

Christine Driessen

Executive Vice President & Chief Financial Officer, ESPN

Tiana B. Holt

Cindy Timchal

Naval Academy

Taylor Townsend

Professional tennis player

Kathleen Behrens

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

Eric Johnson

EVP, Global Multimedia Sales, ESPN

Felice Beitzel

Ph.D. L.M.T.

Mia Hamm

Olympic Soccer Player

Christina King

Chloe Kim

Snowboarder, Snowboarder from the US

Luz Amuchastegui

El Desafio

Sarah Spain

Columnist, espnW

Lee Ann Daly

@leeanndaly

Don McPherson

Activist, Educator, College Football Hall of Famer

Janey Marks

Senior Director, Strategic Alliances, Getty Images

Nishima Chudasama

Girl Rising

Sharon Byers

SVP Coca-Cola North America

Kay Moore

Jill Brooks

Head to Head Consultants

Rob King

Sr VP SportsCenter & News, ESPN

Lisa Stokes

Manager Talent Planning, ESPN

Dara Pettinelli

managing editor of Disney Interactive Media Group

Amanda Carmichael

Scoutware LLC & WISE Director of Mentorship

Rana Dershowitz

General Counsel

Brittney Griner

Phoenix Mercury

Leah LaPlaca

VP Talent Planning & Negotiations, ESPN

Hilary Shaev

WNBA

Kate Johnson

IMG Olympic Consulting

Minda Santiago Garvens

Kirsten Atkinson

Media Director at Team One

Nicole Castrale

LPGA

Erin Kennedy

USA Rugby

Kerry D. Chandler

Chief Human Resources Officer, Under Armour

Tina Charles

Professional Athlete

Dana Allen

Competitor Group

Kim McFadden

Vice President of Human Resources for the NFL

Mary Wittenberg

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

Valerie Gordon

Coordinating Producer II, ESPN

Laurie Orlando

Sr VP Talent Planning and Development, ESPN

Emily Greener

Co-­Founder & Executive Director, I AM THAT GIRL

Keli Lee

ABC Entertainment Group

Michael Whan

Commissioner, LPGA

Sanya Richards-Ross

EAG Sports Management

Larry Scott

Pac-12 Conference

Chris McKendry

SportsCenter anchor, ESPN

Anita DeFrantz

President and Member of the Board of Directors, LA84 Foundation

Kristy Scrymgeour

Chief Executive Officer for Velocio Events

Marie Donoghue

EVP Global Business Strategy & Original Content, ESPN

Lauren Loberg

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

Leslie Gittess

CEO/Blue Sky Media

Christine Plonsky

University of Texas

Mimi Griffin

MSG Promotions

Dr. Jordan Metzl

Sports Medicine Physician, Hospital for Special Surgery, New York

Elena Delle Donne

Chicago Sky

Jackie Stasi

Ignited

Hannah Storm

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

Erika Carlson

Mental Skills Coach

Beth Bass

WBCA

Amy Fuchs

Time Warner Cable

Nefertiti Walker

Professor, University of Massachusetts, Amherst

Karen Brodkin

IMG Worldwide

EAG Sports Management

Julie Moeller

Jennifer Love

Coordinating Director, VP NFL Network

Lindsey Jacobellis

Olympic snowboarder

sara gotfredson

VP West Coast Multimedia Sales, ESPN

Donna Orender

CEO, Orender Unlimited

Julie Eddleman

Director-Client Service, Google

Sage Steele

NBA Countdown Host, Sports Center Co-Host

Michele Promaulayko

Yahoo

Megan Porteous

Digital Rotalty

Heather Scheer

Sr Director Business Affairs, ESPN

Caroline Andrew

MFA

Lindsay Amstutz

FOX Sports Networks

Alana Nichols

Paralympic wheelchair basketball player and alpine skier

Shelley Taniguchi-Sabol

WISE

Gretchen Bleiler

Athlete

Carmelita Jeter

Track & field athlete, three-­?Bme Olympic medalist

Marcia Keegan

VP Production, ESPN

Barb Lazarus

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

Kelly Hampton

Kelly Hampton, Sick Sports

Kerin Hempel

NYRR

Sarah Reinertsen

Challenged Athletes Foundation

Allison Kallish

SMG

Megan Eisenhard

Learfield Sports

Kevin R Stone

Orthopedic Surgeon, The Stone Clinic

Lori LeBas

Sr VP Strategy & Business Operations, ESPN

Patricia Phillips

NACWAA CEO

Molly Barker

Founder, Girls on the Run

Mary O'Connor

SVP, The Marketing Arm

John Lisko

Executive Communications Director, Saatchi & Saatchi LA

Ann Meyers Drysdale

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