Amy Giddings | Conference Director

Jennifer Valore | Assistant Conference Director - Communications

Julie Walters | Assistant Conference Director - Sales and Business Development

Amos Huron Liasion, Youth Sports

Kimberly Valenti | Assistant Conference Director  - Speaker Services

James P. Lynch | Liaison, Scholastic Sports

Sabrina Sacco | Registration Team  - Gift Coordinator

Bianca Solari | Social Media and Marketing Coordinator

Ross TrachtenbergAwards Coordinator

Nik Breitenstine | Volunteer Coordinator

Sarah Napoli | Liaison, Professional Sports


We would like to thank the following individuals on our advisory committee for their contribution to the PCC:

Ann Marie Horner, The Horner Foundation

Beth Devine, Philadelphia Youth Sports Collaborative

Claire Perry, Up2Us

Eric Zillmer, Drexel University Athletics

Justin King, Mastery Charter Schools

Kenny Holdsman, Philadelphia Youth Basketball

Nyree Dardarian, Drexel University Department of Nutrition

Stephen Gregg, SquashSmarts

Sarah Grogan, Drexel University Center for Hospitality and Sport Management

Sarah Napoli, Philadelphia Phillies

Rebecca Grzybowski, Temple University Athletics



Become an Ambassador

Beginning in 2018, we will be creating an ambassador group. Ambassadors are coach representatives of their organization on the conference planning team.  We would like to increase communication and efficiency by gathering input from ambassadors and working with the ambassadors to communicate the conference details to their organizations directly.


-Must be a coach with an organization employing a minimum of five coaches
-Must be employed (or volunteering) at the organization for a minimum of two years


-Attend 3-4 online meetings annually
-Respond to emails regarding conference planning
-Assist with communicating conference details to the coaches in your organization
-Provide feedback and suggestions related to the conference

-Complimentary conference registration (2)
-Cocktail reception invitations (2) – the day preceding the conference
-Significant networking opportunities
-Ongoing professional development