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Guest Lecturers

In addition to its distinguished faculty, the Rutgers Global Sports Business program prides itself in having executives from professional and collegiate sports, corporate America and the media serving as guest lecturers.

In the inaugural fall semester of 2016, more than 40 of the most influential men and women in the sports industry shared their insights and interacted with GSB students. Here they are:

Courtney Banghart, Head Women’s Basketball Coach, Princeton University

Lindsay Berra, Columnist,

Michelle Campbell, former professional basketball player (WNBA, Europe), played collegiately at Rutgers University

Pat Capra, Owner, Lunar Sports

Chris Carlin, radio voice of Rutgers University football, co-host of drive-time sports talk at WIP Radio, Philadelphia

Rick Cerrone, former Senior Director of Media Relations, New York Yankees; Vice President, Public Relations, Pittsburgh Pirates; President, Rick Cerrone Communications

Aimee Crawford, Senior Editor, ESPN The Magazine

Lou D'Ermilio, former Senior Vice President, Communications, FOX Sports; President, LOUD Communications

Ryan Dunleavy, beat writer for Rutgers University Athletics,

Doug Feinberg, women's basketball writer, Associated Press

Jeremy Feinberg, Special Referee, New York Superior Court, and Columbia University ethics professor

Jim Fiore, Senior Vice President for Wheels Up, former Director of Athletics at Stony Brook University

Rachel Gary, head of marketing and communications, ONE World Sports

Alfreeda Goff,  Associate, Spelman Johnson, former Senior Associate Commissioner & Chief of Staff for the Horizon League.

Robin Harris, Executive Director, The Ivy League

Kate Hickey, Senior Associate Athletic Director, Rutgers University

Brian Leonard, former Rutgers University and NFL football player

Betty Liu, Anchor, Bloomberg TV and Founder of Radiate Inc.

Dr. Richard L. McCormick, President Emeritus, Rutgers University

Bernadette McGlade, Commissioner, Atlantic 10 Conference

Vaughn McKoy, Managing Director and Vice President-Legal, PSE&G

Dave Mingey, Founder and President, GlideSlope, Inc.

Dr. Aneil Mishra, Thomas D. Arthur Professor of Leadership in the College of Business at East Carolina University

Dr. Karen Mishra, Instructor, College of Business at East Carolina University

Robert Mulcahy, former Athletic Director, Rutgers University; former CEO New Jersey Sports Exposition Authority

Dr. K. Jamil Northcutt, Director, Football Administration, National Football League

Donna Orender, CEO, Orender Unlimited, former President, Women’s National Basketball Association

Paul Perrier, Senior Associate Athletic Director/Chief Compliance Officer, Rutgers University

Stan Phelps, author, keynote speaker, experience architect and Founder, 9 INCH Marketing

Janine Purcaro, former Chief Financial Officer for Athletics, Rutgers University

Rick Resnick, Vice President, Sports Sales, Univision

Mary Scott, President, Sports & Experiential, at United Entertainment Group

Brian Stanchak, Founder & President, The BDS Agency LLC

Dr. Deborah Stroman, Clinical Associate Professor of Organizational Behavior, University of North Carolina Kenan-Flagler Business School MBA Program

Kevin Sullivan, former Director of Communications in the George W. Bush White House; Senior Vice President, Corporate Communications, NBC/Universal; Vice President, Communications, NBC Sports and Dallas Mavericks; President, Kevin Sullivan Communications

Travis Vogan, Assistant Professor of Journalism and Mass Communication, University of Iowa, and author

Hugh Weber, President, Prudential Center & New Jersey Devils

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