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Officers

President: Matthew J. Mitten
Immediate Past President: Glenn M. Wong
Secretary: Vered Yakovee
Treasurer: Ash Narayan
Director of Publications: Gabe Feldman

Staff

Executive Director: Richard A. Guggolz
Deputy Executive Director: William M. Drohan, CAE

Board Of Directors

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Jeffrey E. Benz
BenzADR/Benz Law Group
Los Angeles, CA

Jessica Berman
National Hockey League
New York, NY

Jean-Jacques Bertrand
Bertrand & Associates
Paris, France

Adolpho A. Birch, III
National Football League
New York, NY

Mary K. Braza
Foley & Lardner, LLP
Milwaukee, WI

Stokely G. Caldwell, Jr.
Robinson Bradshaw and Hinson PA
Charlotte, NC

Dennis M. Coleman
Ropes & Gray LLP
Boston, MA

William David Cornwell, Sr.
Barnes & Thornburg LLP
Atlanta, GA

William Daly
National Hockey League
New York, NY

Tom DePaso
NFLPA
Washington, DC

Richard J. Ensor
Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference, Inc.
Edison, NJ

Gabe Feldman
Tulane University
New Orleans, LA

Layth Gafoor
Lucentem Sports & Entertainment Law
Toronto, ON
Canada

Jeffrey B. Gewirtz
Brooklyn Nets and Barclays Center
Brooklyn, NY

C. Peter Goplerud
InfiLaw Management Solutions
Ponte Vedra Beach, FL

Robert "Bobby" A. Hacker
Fox Sports
Los Angeles, CA

Daniel Halem
Major League Baseball
New York, NY

Roger P. Kaplan
Alexandria, VA

Robert H. Lattinville
St. Louis, MO

Nona M. Lee
Arizona Diamondbacks
Phoenix, AZ

Matthew J. Mitten
National Sports Law Institute and Marquette University Law School
Milwaukee, WI

Ash Narayan
RGT Capital
Irvine, CA

Vicky Neumeyer
New Orleans Saints
New Orleans, LA

David M. Prouty
MLBPA
New York, NY

Allison Rich
Princeton University
Princeton, NJ

Robert H. Ruxin
Lexington, MA

Brian Socolow
Loeb & Loeb LLP
New York, NY

Debbie L. Spander
Wasserman Media Group
Los Angeles, CA

Naima M. Stevenson
NCAA
Indianapolis, IN

Michael B. Tannenbaum
Miami Dolphins
Miami, FL

Richard M. Thigpen
Carolina Panthers
Charlotte, NC

Travis T. Tygart
The United States Anti-Doping Agency
Boulder, CO

Stephanie J. Vardavas
Irenic, LLC
Portland, OR

Vered Yakovee
Miami Heat
Miami, FL

Past Presidents

Tony Agnone
Eastern Athletics Services, Inc.
Hunt Valley, MD

Richard A. Berthelsen
NFL Players Association
Washington, DC

Gordon I. Kirke, Q.C.
Toronto, Ontario Canada

Pamela R. Lester
Lester Sports and Entertainment, Inc.
Skillman, NJ

A. Jackson Mills
Ascent Sports Management
Boulder, CO

Gary R. Roberts
Indiana University Robert H. McKinney School of Law
Indianapolis, IN

Kenneth Shropshire
Wharton School
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Robert E. Wallace, Jr.
Thompson Coburn LLP
St. Louis, MO

William Y. Webb
Philadelphia Phillies
Philadelphia, PA

John F. Wendel
Sponsler, Bennett, Jacobs & Adams, P.A.
Lakeland, FL

Glenn M. Wong
University of Massachusetts
Amherst, MA

Directors Emeriti

Dennis Curran
NFL
New York, NY

Donald M. Fehr
NHLPA
Toronto, Ontario Canada

Craig E. Fenech
Law Offices of Craig E. Fenech
Fallbrook, CA

Reuven J. Katz
Katz Teller Brant & Hild
Cincinnati, OH

Stan Kasten
Los Angeles Dodgers
Atlanta, GA

Richard M. Moss
Pacific Palisades, CA

Jay Moyer
NFL
New York, NY

Lloyd E. Shefsky; Founder & President Emeritus
Taft Law
Chicago, IL

Richard Thigpen, Jr.
Kirk, Palmer & Thigpen, PA
Charlotte, NC

Richard L. Wagenheim
Wagenheim & Wagner, P.A.
Fort Lauderdale, FL

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