Episode 46 – Dr. Caroline Silby, Sports Psychologist

Dr. Caroline Silby, Sports Psychologist Dr. Caroline Silby So… Our 50th episode is rapidly approaching. Can you believe it?! FIFTY. I want to do a few things to celebrate. First is to get to 100 ratings/reviews – can you all do that for me? We’re in the forties right now. Pretty please? It seriously helps move us along in the algorithms and helps people discover ...

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Episode 35 – Stephanie Jarvis, Principal of SJarvis Consulting and Professor

Stephanie Jarvis, Principal of SJarvis Consulting & Professor at ASU Stephanie Jarvis This week, Bobbi-Sue sits down with Stephanie Jarvis, principal of SJarvis Consulting, a sports and events consulting firm, and lecturer at Arizona State University’s Sandra Day O’Connor College of Law. Stephanie’s career started in compliance in collegiate athletics. She continued in that role for quite a while before moving over to the Fiesta Bowl and ...

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Episode 034- Nancy Hogshead-Makar, CEO of Champion Women

Nancy Hogshead-Makar, CEO of Champion Women Nancy Hogshead-Makar Content Warning: This episode contains a discussion of sexual assault and child molestation. There is no detail provided, however, I wanted to let you all know beforehand. Nancy Hogshead-Makar is an Olympic gold medalist, attorney, CEO, women’s advocate, and changemaker. During the 1984 summer Olympics, she brought home 3 gold medals and one silver medal. She has ...

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Episode 032- Margaret Schlachter, Obstacle Course Race Expert

  Margaret Schlachter working at OCRWC 2017 Margaret Schlachter Margaret Schlachter is a bit of a renaissance woman. She was one of the first women on the scene of obstacle course racing. After 10 years in education and coaching, Margaret found herself at a crossroads. She discovered OCR (Spartan Race, to be exact), began a website to document her training for World’s Toughest Mudder and ...

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Episode 029 – Heather Martin, Integration Specialist for Heritage Werks

Heather Martin, Integration Specialist at Heritage Werks Heather Martin On this week’s episode, Bobbi-Sue speaks with Heather Martin, Integration Specialist for Heritage Werks. While her title and company don’t sound super “sporty,” her current role gives her access to some really cool sports history. Previously, she worked in the athletics department at Pepperdine University and the Detroit Pistons. The conversation goes from how hard it ...

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Episode 027- Claire Lessinger, Director of Special Events – Tampa Bay Sports Commission

Claire Lessinger, Director of Special Events for the Tampa Bay Sports Commission Claire Lessinger Bobbi-Sue has another local woman in sports pop by her apartment for this week’s episode. Claire Lessinger is the Director of Special Events for the Tampa Bay Sports Commission. TBSC is the organization that attracts and puts on major sports and entertainment events in the Tampa Bay region such as the ...

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Episode 024 – Kathleen Scovel, KAS Group

Kathleen A. Scovel, President KAS Group Kathleen Scovel This week Bobbi-Sue chats with Kathleen Scovel, the principle at KAS Group. Kathleen has been in the advertising and marketing world for 20 years. She started off, though, in music video and commercial production. Casually, she mentions working with Prince. What!? After that, she was off to the races with advertising and experiential marketing. She has worked ...

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Episode 021 – Amy Trask

“You Negotiate Like a Girl: Reflections on a Career in the National Football League” By Amy Trask with Mike Freeman Amy Trask This week’s guest is Amy Trask, the former CEO of the Raiders, author, CBS football analyst, and current chair of the board for the Big3. She was the first female executive of any NFL team. Her book, You Negotiate Like a Girl: Reflections ...

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Episode 018 – Bärí A. Williams

Bärí A. Williams, former head of operations at StubHub Bärí A. Williams This week, Bobbi-Sue Doyle-Hazard talks with Bärí A. Williams, the former head of operations for North America for StubHub. Bärí is a business, technology, and startup attorney in California. She has worked in a variety of industries including risk management, insurance, advocacy, sports, and financial technology. She is a 2015 recipient of the National Bar Association’s ...

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Episode 017 – Whitney Holtzman, President/CEO Social Victories

Whitney Holtzman, President/CEO of Social Victories Whitney Holtzman Bobbi-Sue could not stop laughing during this interview. Whitney Holtzman is the President/CEO of Social Victories, a marketing and social media consulting company for those in the sports world.  While the conversation is light and funny early on, the women get into a deep discussion regarding race towards the end. Whitney has always taken the road less ...

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