Erica Perkins Jasper
William B. Arce Director of Athletes, Physical Education & Recreation and George R. Roberts Fellow – Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Colleges
Entering her third year as the Director of CMS Athletics, Erica previously served as the Chief Operating Officer for the Intercollegiate Tennis Association and as a successful Head Tennis Coach at Georgia Southern University, Michigan State University, and the University of New Mexico.
Head Women’s Volleyball Coach – University of San Diego
In her 24th season as the Head Volleyball Coach at the University of San Diego, Jennifer Petrie has established herself as one of the nation’s most accomplished volleyball coaches in history. She has led the Toreros to 21 of the last 23 NCAA tournaments and over 400 total wins.
Head Women’s Tennis Coach, Retired – University of San Diego
Having led the Toreros to 428 wins, 13 NCAA Tournaments, and a WCC Championship during her distinguished coaching career at the University of San Diego, Sherri Stephens is the inaugural recipient of the Women Who Ace Achievement Award, presented by USTA Southern California.
Director/Head Strength & Conditioning Coach – California Polytechnic State University, San Luis Obispo
Entering her fourth year as the Director and Head Strength and Conditioning Coach at Cal Poly-SLO, Sara MacKenzie is responsible for all aspects of Sports Performance with the 21 Mustang DI teams. She has led men’s tennis, women’s basketball, volleyball and women’s soccer to Big West Conference Championships.
Director of Coach Education – Intercollegiate Tennis Association
Previously the Head Women’s Tennis Coach at Yale University where she was named a two-time Wilson/ITA Northeast Region Coach of the Year, Danielle McNamara is the new Director of Coach Education with the ITA.
Director of Education and Diversity – Professional Tennis Registry
In her role as Director of Education and Diversity at the PTR, Milena Stephens is heavily involved in developing new educational courses for PTR members as well as spearheading the PTRW program with the goal of recruiting, certifying and empowering women coaches.
Professional Tennis Registry Consultant
Having worked for national governing bodies, sporting federations and individual coaches, Linda Low built her professional career on helping people to get better as coaches and leaders–most recently with the Women’s Sport Leadership Academy High Performance Coaching program, aiming to have more female coaches at future Olympic Games.
Board of Directors Member & Professional Volleyball Player – Athletes Unlimited
Cassidy Lictman is a professional volleyball player, Chairperson of the Volleyball Player Executive Committee at Athletes Unlimited, and a member of the Board of Directors for USA Volleyball. She founded the non-profit P/ATH, an organization that harnesses the power of professional athletes to teach the next generation skills around empathy, equity and empowerment.
Assistant Professor of Clinical Data Sciences and Operations, Sports Performance Consultant – University of Southern California
Author, and Founder of the Sports Science Diversity and Inclusion Association
Paralympic Athlete in Wheelchair Tennis & Outrigger Canoe