WISE Los Angeles Chapter
The leading voice and resource for professional women in the business of sports.

Advisory Board

2019 - 2020 Advisory Board

*Heather Brooks Karatz, Former President, LA Wildcats XFL

*Allison Howard, Vice President of Corporate Partnership, Los Angeles Lakers

*Danita Johnson, President & Chief Operating Officer, LA Sparks

2018 - 2019 Advisory Board

Michele Kajiwara, Senior Vice President Premium Seating, AEG

Jennifer Pransky, Former Coordinating Producer Features, FOX Sports

Sandy Nunez, Coordinating Producer, ESPN LA

2017 - 2018 Advisory Board

Christine Simmons, COO, The Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences

Valerie Kondos Field, Former Head Coach, UCLA Women's Gymnastics

Janet Evans, Director of Athlete Relations and Olympic Swimmer, LA2028

2016 - 2017 Advisory Board

Claudia Teran, Executive Vice President and General Counsel, FOX Sports

Renata Simril, President and CEO, LA84 Foundation

Shelley Smith, Reporter, ESPN

2015 - 2016 Advisory Board

Jennifer Van Dijk, Executive Vice President Marketing, Wasserman Media Group

Blanca Gonzalez, Vice President & General Manager, Nike West

Judi Cordray, Vice President & General Manager, ESPN West

2014 - 2015 Advisory Board

Janet Marie Smith, Senior Vice President Planning and Development, Los Angeles Dodgers

Ronit Larone, Vice President Content & Marketing Integration, NFL

Kristin Bachochin Klein, President and CMO, Amgen Tour of California

2013 - 2014 Advisory Board

Amy Taylor, President and CMO, Red Bull

Jennifer Lau, Vice President, WME/IMG

Lindsay Amstutz, Senior Vice President & General Manager, FOX Sports West/Prime Ticket FOX Sports San Diego

2012 - 2013 Advisory Board

Trista Schroeder, Senior Advisor, Hollywood Commission

Paula Lentini, Executive Vice President Retail, New York and Company

Sue Enquist, Hall of Fame UCLA Softball and USA Softball Coach, UCLA

2011 - 2012 Advisory Board

Amy Stanton, Founder & CEO, Stanton and Company

Susan Rosenbluth, Senior Vice President, AEG Live/Goldenvoice

Karen Brodkin, Executive Vice President Content Strategy & Partnerships, Endeavour

Felisa Israel, Owner, 10 Fold Entertainment

2010 - 2011 Advisory Board

Fabiola Torres, Vice President Global Marketing, Beats by Dre

Julie Solwold, Vice President Global Sports & Events, John Paul Mitchell Systems

Jessica Mendoza, Olympic Gold Medalist & Broadcaster USA Softball, ESPN

Leslie Billinger, Senior Shopper Marketing Manager, Coca Cola NA


*Currently serving