Board of Directors & Staff

Board of Directors

Kevin Chan (Vice Chairman), Director, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Phil Costa, CEO at Monopoly Group Real Estate, Author, The Transition Playbook
Chris Ferchill, President and Chief Executive Officer, The Ferchill Group
Andrew Fink (Secretary), Key Account Manager, Getty Images
Adam Goldenberg, Managing Member, 11 West Partners
Jon Harris, Founder & CEO, AthLife, Inc., Board President (Pro Bono, ex Officio)
Vince Leigh, Vice President of Marketing, AthLife Unlimited
Darren Rankin, Vice President of Commercial Partnerships & Strategy, Portland Trailblazers
Caltha Seymour,Director of Global Business Development & Strategic Planning, Eaton Corporation
Jim Steeg (Chairman), President, Steeg Sports Management & Media Consulting
Nandu Talwalkar, Partner at Buckley, Maschoff, & Talwalkar
Stephanie Taylor, Attorney, Hagans Montgomery Hagans
Na'eema Thompson, Vice President, Arts & Culture Sponsorships and Global Experiential, Citi
Kevin Winston, Vice President, Player Affairs, Carolina Panthers

Special Advisors to the Executive Committee

Dan Buckley, President, Marvel Entertainment
Leslie Satchell, Independent Consultant, National Football League
Aaron Taylor, CBS College Football Analyst & Founder, Joe Moore Award

Key Staff

Joseph Baratta, Educational Consultant (NY)
Leo Bruno, Educational Consultant, 3ACE Ambassador
Derric Daniels, Educational Consultant (MD, LA, TX)
Sid Flaiz, Accounting & Finance Consultant (Pro Bono)
Gwendolyn Jallah
, Educational Consultant (Pro Bono)
Jeff McCann, Executive Director & Board Vice President (ex Officio)
Donald McAulay,
Educational Consultant (CT)
Gerhard Sanchez, Educational Consultant, (PA, NJ)
Taunita Stephenson, Educational Consultant, Special Projects & Events
Miguel Ulloa, Educational Consultant (NJ, FL, GA)