Interested in pursuing a career in the world of sports?
Then make plans to attend the inaugural "Women in Sports" career seminar hosted by the Great Northwest Athletic Conference.
This single-day seminar will be held at Seattle's beautiful Washington Convention and Trade Center, and is open to females at the university and junior college levels who are interested in careers in athletic administration or coaching. Attendees will be introducted to a wide cross-section of panelists from the pro, college and corporate ranks.
Panelists are expected to cover a multitude of career paths, including administration, coaching, media relations, marketing, and athletic training.
For more information call the GNAC Office: (503) 305-8756
PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL TICKET SALES ARE FINAL
Julie Heisey, Seattle Pacific Women’s Basketball Coach
Kimberly Wenger, Northwest Conference Commissioner
Liz Serrette, ROOT Sports Programming Director
Angie McKinnell, Learning Specialist, University of Washington Student-Athlete Academic Services
Hannah Olson, Program Administrator & Faculty, University of Washington Center for Leadership in Athletics/ Head Softball Coach, Newport High School
Justina Smith, Corporate Ticket Sales Manager, Portland Trail Blazers
9:00-10:00 Event Registration and Sign in/ Graduate Schools Booths Open
10:00-10:25 Opening/Keynote Speaker (Ballroom)
10:30-11:25 Session # 1 (Group A at Lecture # 1, Group B at Lecture # 2)
11:30-12:25 Session # 2 (Group A at Lecture # 2, Group B at Lecture # 1)
12:40-1:40 Lunch/ Excellence in Athletics Award (Ballroom)
1:45-2:15 Graduate School/Graduate Assistant/Internship Panel (Ballroom)
2:20-3:10 Networking session/ Graduate Schools Booths Open
3:15-4:10 Session # 3 (Group A at Lecture # 3, Group B at Lecture # 4)
4:15-5:10 Session # 4 (Group A at Lecture # 4, Group B at Lecture # 3)
5:15-5:30 Closing (Ballroom)
5:30-6:30 Graduate Schools Booths Open
Tentative Session Topics:
Coaching (AM Session)
Internal Operations: (Sports Medicine, SID, Academic Advising) (AM Session)
Athletic Administration: (PM Session)
Business/External Operations: (Officiating included here) (PM Session)