This Week in Career Connect:

Associate/Sr. Associate AD of Health & Performance, Health Care Admin - Wichita State University

Senior Associate AD/Finance – Virginia Tech

Commissioner – Heart of America Athletic Conference

Our Purpose
Women Leaders in Sports is the premier leadership organization that develops, connects, advances, and champions all women working in sports. We are an expanding community of thousands of women and men—from interns to CEOs, conference commissioners, and athletic directors—who strive to grow as leaders and believe in diversity and equity in leadership. 

Women Leaders provides career and leadership training, access to a powerful network, and the resources to advance women at every stage of their careers. We are re-shaping the leadership landscape by elevating the women leaders of today and cultivating the women leaders of tomorrow. 

Upcoming Events List

  • Tuesday

    Circle Call: Coaches Transitioning to Administrators

    Dec 5, 02:00:00 PM - 03:00:00 PM (CT)
    Join us on Tuesday, December 5th at 2pm CT/3pm ET for the Coaches Transitioning to Administrators: Best Practices for New Administrators. This call will feature Crystal Gibson, Athletic Director at St. Mary's College of Maryland, Erlease Wagner, Deputy AD/SWA at Morgan State University, Jill Stephens, Associate AD/SWA at Florida Southern University, and Ashley Stone, Associate AD/SWA at Oakland University.

  • Wednesday

    Circle Call: Academics/Student-Athlete Development

    Dec 6, 01:00:00 PM - 02:00:00 PM (CT)
    Join us on Wednesday, December 6th at 1pm CT/2pm ET for the Academics/Student-Athlete Development Circle Call: Effective Communication with Coaches! This call will talk about best practices for communicating with coaches, onboarding new staff, and setting communication expectations.

  • Tuesday

    New Member Experience Call

    Dec 12, 11:00:00 AM - 11:30:00 AM (CT)
    Please join other Women Leaders for the New Member Experience call on Tuesday, December 12th 2023 at 11am CT/12pm ET! Join us to connect with other new members and learn about your member benefits.

  • Saturday

    Celebrating Female Playmakers Panel & Reception

    Jan 6, 04:00:00 PM - 05:30:00 PM (CT)
    Join Women Leaders this January in Houston for Celebrating Female Playmakers with the College Football Playoffs! Come to our reception at The Grove and gain invaluable insights from our amazing panelists!

Rising Stars Spotlight: Dia Fortenberry & Dani Fey

Learn more about the Rising Stars HERE!