Board of Directors

Chuck Cernansky, Managing Director, WestCap Partners, Inc.
Kevin Chan, Director, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Chris Ferchill, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Ferchill Group
Dr. Kathleen Gabriel, Asst. Professor School of Education, Cal State at Chico
Matt Gliebe, Sr. Manager Professional Education & Medical Affairs, SI-BONE Inc.
Adam Goldenberg, Managing Member, 11 West Partners
Vince Leigh, Vice President of Marketing, AthLife Unlimited
Darren Rankin, President, CMD
Bob Sabouni, Chief Marketing Officer, Stan Lee’s POW! Entertainment
Caltha Seymour, National Channel Manager, Eaton Corporation
Jim Steeg (Board Chair), President, Steeg Sports Management & Media Consulting
Kevin Winston, Vice President Player Affairs, Atlanta Falcons

SPECIAL AdvisorS to the executive committee

Dan Buckley, President, Marvel Entertainment
Aaron Taylor, CBS College Football Analyst & Founder, Joe Moore Award
Ted White, Deputy Athletic Director, University of Virginia

National Advisory Board

Eric Beverly, Dir. of Operations, Prof. Sports Clinical Programs, Tulane School of Medicine
Jenna Beverly, Senior Academic Counselor, University of North Texas
Dave Cotter, Senior Global Client Executive, Avaya Inc.
Andrew Fink, Market Development Executive-Sports Department, Getty Images
Solomon Hughes, Asst. Director EDGE Doctoral Fellowship, Stanford University
Jill Rothstein-Wright, Event Planner & Designer, Wright Designs
Gerhard Sanchez, Senior Director of Programs, Academics in Motion
Leslie Satchell, Independent Consultant, National Football League
Queen Edwards-Smith, Advisor, Private Advisors, LLC
Jordana Taylor, Marketing Coordinator, West Region at Bay Care Health Systems

Key Staff

Jon Harris, Founder & President (Pro Bono)
Jeff McCann, Executive Director & Vice President
Joseph Baratta, Program & Events Consultant, NY-NJ
Gwendolyn Jallah, Program Consultant, DC-VA
Tamesha Hillard-Daniels, Conference Coordinator
Sonjha Phillips, Conference Coordinator
Dr. Al Petitpas, Academic Consultant & Trainer

Internship Program

Ryan Lessman, AthLife Unlimited & AthLife, Inc.