Wednesday, March 20, 2024 11:30 am - 1:30 pm

Trailblazers in Motion: Women Shaping the Future of Sports in Chicago

Celebrating women’s achievements in the workforce is essential for creating an environment where talent and potential can thrive. By recognizing and proactively addressing these challenges, we pave the way for a workplace that is more equitable and diverse, unlocking a full spectrum of skills and perspectives that benefit both individuals and organizations.

In the realm of sports, women are not only excelling as athletes but are also making remarkable strides in leadership roles within sports organizations. The landscape is evolving, and we are witnessing a surge of talented women taking on pivotal positions, contributing to the growth and transformation of the sports industry. From executive roles to coaching positions, women are breaking barriers and proving their capabilities in every facet of the sports world. This positive shift not only showcases the immense talent that women bring to the table but also inspires future generations to dream big and aspire to reach new heights. It’s an exciting era where women are not just participating in sports but are actively shaping the future of the entire sports landscape, and we look forward to celebrating these achievements during our Women’s History Month event. Join us in embracing the vibrancy and dynamism of women’s contributions to sports and witness the incredible impact they continue to make.


Jaime Faulkner

President, Business Operations | Chicago Blackhawks

Julie Giese

President | NASCAR Chicago Street Course

Laura Ricketts

Owner | Chicago Red Stars

Adrienne Scherenzel

Vice President of Community Engagement | Chicago Bulls

Executive Director | Chicago Bulls Charities

Nadia Rawlinson

Co-Owner & Operating Chairman | Chicago Sky


Dorri McWhorter

President and CEO | YMCA of Metropolitan Chicago

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