A Catalyst for the Cause: Fostering Greater Equity in Sport

Join Drexel University’s Department of Sport Business tomorrow, April 16th, and Friday, April 17th at 10:00AM EST via Zoom!

The keynote discussion will feature Renee Montgomery, 2x WNBA (Women’s National Basketball Association) champion, Atlanta Hawks studio analyst, and co-owner of the Atlanta Dream.

Schedule and Speakers:

Event will be hosted by Renee Washington, Sports Reporter, FOX Sports & ESPN

Day One: Friday, April 16th. Conference opens at 10 a.m. EDT. Keynote will begin promptly at 10:30 a.m. EDT

Experienced Professionals Panel will begin at 11:45 a.m. EDT. Panelists to Include:
Nona Lee, Executive Vice President, Chief Legal Officer, Arizona Diamondbacks
Jessica Berman, Deputy Commissioner at National Lacrosse League
Kavitha Davidson, Podcast Host/Editorial Director, The Lead at The Athletic
Regina Johnson, Director of Football Academics at Florida State University
Taryn McCarty, Head of Network & Community Development, Nerd Street Gamers

Young Professionals Panel will begin at 1:00 p.m. EDT. Panelists to Include:
Jourdan Skirha, Former Assistant General Manager, Chicago Bandits
Danielle Cook, Marketing Sponsorship Associate, Gymshark
Ariana Palmer, Assistant Director of Marketing, University of Delaware
Jennifer Pichette, Overwatch Caster/Analyst, LemonKiwi

Day Two: Participants will be able to choose from four breakout sessions that speak to the themes that were discussed during the keynote and panel addresses. Breakout Session #1 will begin at 10 a.m. EDT and Breakout Session #2 will begin at 11 a.m. EDT


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