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2019 Women in the Game - Bay Area Conference
Women in the Game

Conference Features

  • Presentations from professionals in a variety of fields in the sports industry.
  • Career development sessions for practical training.
  • Interactive sessions in coaching and event operations.
  • USA Basketball gift items.
  • Catered lunch and small breakfast.
  • Option to apply for acceptance in the on-going mentorship program.
Conference Location
Las Positas College

Mentorship Program
USA Basketball’s Women in the Game conference, offers a six-week on-going mentorship program to attendees who apply and are selected for entry. The mentorship program connects conference attendees (mentees) with experienced professionals in the sports industry (mentors) to develop personal and professional goals, gain new perspectives and advance within their current or future careers. Weekly discussion topics will guide the interaction between the mentee and mentor through phone and email communication.

For detailed information, visit our Mentorship Program page.

Guest Speakers

 Jennifer Azzi
Jennifer Azzi
NBA Academy Women's Program Technical Director,
USF Director of Special Initiatives and 1996 Olympic gold medalist
 Lisa Goodwin
Lisa Goodwin
Golden State Warriors
Senior Director, Corporate Communications
Lindsay Gottlieb
University of California, Berkeley
Women’s Basketball Head Coach

Teresa Gould
Pac-12 Conference Senior Associate Commissioner,
Sports Management and Institutional Services
Stevie Gray
Golden State Warriors and Chase Center
Vice President, Ticket Operations
Stacy McCorkle 
Stacy McCorkle
San Francisco 49ers
Director of Community Relations

Kelli Moran-Miller
D. Kelli E. Moran-Miller
Stanford University Director, 
Sport Psychology for Athletics

  Gloria Nevez
Gloria Nevarez 
West Coast Conference 

Shelley Russi
Shelley Russi
3rd Side Coaching Integral Coach and former NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Referee

Heather Stewart
Christopher High Girls Basketball Head Coach and 
USA Basketball Youth & Sport Development Regional Coordinator

Victoria Sun
Victoria Sun
Sports Administrative Specialist


Check out our past guest line-up of speakers.

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