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Welcome to the NFL Women’s Summit

Join us in the huddle to advance women in sport

At the culmination of a year in which we have celebrated the history and future of NFL football in the lead-up to Super Bowl 50, the league is paying tribute to the critical role sports have played in the lives of female leaders past and present and raising public awareness of the role they can play in developing the next generation of leaders.

The NFL Women's Summit: "In the Huddle to Advance Women in Sport" will bring together prominent leaders from sports, government, media and a variety of other fields—all of whom believe in the power of sports to support the future success of young women both personally and professionally. Through their experience and insights, the summit aims to reinforce the power of sports and to encourage broad support—from men and women alike—for girls' athletic participation.

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Share a video of what sports means to you, or upload a photo of you playing sports (it can be a throwback, or this morning's run) and tag #inthehuddle to join the conversation.

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  • Leading the

    NFL Women's

    Leaders across industries came together to share the lifelong impact sports have had on their lives and discuss how to support the continued advancement of women through sport.

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  • Advancing Women
    in Sports

    Women's Sports Foundation

    The NFL has teamed up with the Women’s Sports Foundation to support its programs helping girls across the country gain access to sport.

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  • Join Today

    Diverse Talent

    Every member of the NFL Community embraces our unique leadership role in society and assumes the trust, character and the responsibility that comes with that role.

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NFL Women's Summit

Condoleezza Rice
Former U.S. Secretary of State

Roger Goodell
Commissioner of the NFL

Angela Hucles
President, Women's Sports Foundation, two-time Olympic and two-time World Cup medalist

Dawn Hudson
Chief Marketing Officer, NFL

Billie Jean King
Women's Sports Foundation Founder

Deborah Larkin
CEO, Women's Sports Foundation

Pattie Sellers
Asst. Managing Editor, Fortune &
Co-founder "Fortune's Most Powerful Women"

Sarah Thomas
First Female NFL Official

Annika Sorenstam
Hall of Fame Pro Golfer

Jordin Sparks
Platinum-selling Recording Artist

Phillippi Sparks
NFL Legend

Debra Sterling
Founder, GoldieBlox

Holly K. Peterson
Women's World Football Games

Christine Brennan
USA Today Columnist, TV Commentator & Author

Charlotte Jones Anderson
Executive Vice President & Chief Brand Officer, Dallas Cowboys; NFL Foundation Chair

Serena Williams
World's #1 Female Tennis Player & 2015 Sports Illustrated "Sportsperson of the Year"

Beth Brooke-Marciniak
Global Vice Chair of Public Policy, Ernst & Young

Jane Skinner Goodell
Former Daytime News Anchor, Fox News

Cynthia Hogan
Executive Vice President of Public Policy, NFL

Jessica Mendoza
Olympic Gold Medalist & ESPN MLB Broadcaster

Sarah Robb O’Hagan
President, Equinox

Claire Shipman
ABC TV Journalist & Author, The Confidence Code

Rebecca Van Dyck
Vice President of Marketing, Facebook

Alex Flanagan
NFL Network & NBC Sports Broadcaster

Elizabeth Marks
U.S. Army Sergeant & Paralympic Athlete

Jen Welter
First Female Coach in the NFL

Brec Bassinger
Star of Nickelodeon's "Bella & The Bulldogs"

Peyton Watson
NFL "Together We Make Football" 2015 Finalist

Charlotte Jones Anderson
Executive Vice President & Chief Brand Officer, Dallas Cowboys; NFL Foundation Chair


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