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President: Nona M. Lee
President Elect: Robert Hacker
Secretary: Vered Yakovee
Treasurer: Richard J. Ensor
Director of Publications: Gabe Feldman

Staff

Executive Director: Melissa Pomerene

Board Of Directors

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Jessica Berman
National Hockey League
New York, NY

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.
Atlanta, GA

William Daly
National Hockey League
New York, NY

Tom DePaso
NFLPA
Washington, DC

Woodie Dixon, Jr.
Pac-12 Conference

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 Sports & Entertainment
Brooklyn, NY

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

Robert "Bobby" A. Hacker
Robert A. Hacker Attorney at Law
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

Vicky Neumeyer
New Orleans Saints
New Orleans, LA

Maidie Oliveau
Counsel, Arent Fox

Ian Penny
General Counsel, MLBPA

Matthieu Reeb
CAS
Lausanne, Switzerland

Allison Rich
Princeton University
Princeton, NJ

J. Mark Rodgers
Law Office of Mark Rodgers, PA
Palm City, FL

Kenneth Shropshire
Wharton School
University of Pennsylvania
Philadelphia, PA

Brian Socolow
Loeb & Loeb LLP
New York, NY

Rachael St. Peter
Under Armour
Baltimore, MD

Naima Stevenson Starks
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

Norman Wain
USA Track & Field
Indianapolis, IN

Maureen A. Weston
Pepperdine School of Law
Malibu, CA

Vered Yakovee
Miami Heat
Miami, FL

Former Presidents

John F. Wendel
1988-1993

Bennett, Jacobs & Adams, P.A.
Lakeland, FL

A. Jackson Mills
1993-1995

Ascent Sports Management
Boulder, CO

Gary R. Roberts
1995 - 1997

Bradley University
Peoria, IL

Richard A. Berthelsen
1997 - 1999

NFL Players Association
Washington, DC

William Y. Webb
1999- 2001

Philadelphia Phillies
Philadelphia, PA

Pamela R. Lester
2001- 2003

Lester Sports and Entertainment, Inc.
Skillman, NJ

Richard Thigpen, Jr.
2003-2005

Kirk, Palmer & Thigpen, PA
Charlotte, NC

Ken Shropshire
2005-2007

Arizona State University
Scottsdale, AZ

Gordon I. Kirke, Q.C.
2007 - 2009

Toronto, Ontario
Canada

Robert E. Wallace, Jr.
2009-2011

Thompson Coburn LLP
St. Louis, MO

Tony Agnone
2011-2013

Eastern Athletics Services, Inc.
Hunt Valley, MD

Glenn M. Wong
2013-2015

Arizona State University
Phoenix, AZ

Emeritus Directors

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

Jean-Jacques Bertrand
Bertrand & Associates
Paris, France

Dennis Curran
NFL
New York, NY

Donald M. Fehr
NHLPA
Toronto, Ontario Canada

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

Stan Kasten
Los Angeles Dodgers
Atlanta, GA

Richard M. Moss
Pacific Palisades, CA

Jay Moyer
NFL
New York, NY

Robert H. Ruxin
Lexington, MA

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

Debbie L. Spander
Wasserman Media Group
Los Angeles, CA

Stephanie J. Vardavas
University of Oregon
Portland, OR

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

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