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Maryland sports journalism students Daniel Oyefusi and Danielle Stein

Advisory Board

The advisory board for the Shirley Povich Center for Sports Journalism assists in further establishing the center as a leader in sports-journalism education and public discussion of sports, politics, culture, business, race, gender and ethics.

Advisory board members represent the most recognizable brands in sports and media: The Washington Post, USA Today, ESPN, Fox Sports, Sports Business Journal, SiriusXM, MSG Network, the NFL and Dick’s Sporting Goods, among others. They include some of the most familiar personalities in sports media. Fourteen members of the board are University of Maryland alumni.

Advisory Board

Portrait of Nick Ammazzalorso ('99)

Nick Ammazzalorso ('99)

Senior Director of Communications and Community, DIRECTV
Portrait of Christine Brennan

Christine Brennan

Columnist, Commentator, USA Today, CNN
Portrait of Alan Bubes

Alan Bubes

Washington Area Businessman
Portrait of Bill Carter

Bill Carter

Founder, Student-Athlete Insights
Portrait of John Eisenberg

John Eisenberg

Author, Former Columnist,
Portrait of Len Elmore (‘74)

Len Elmore (‘74)

Professor of Sport Management, Lawyer, Analyst, Former Athlete
Portrait of Margaret Engel

Margaret Engel

Director, Alicia Patterson Journalism Foundation, Journalist
Portrait of Emilio Garcia-Ruiz (‘84)

Emilio Garcia-Ruiz (‘84)

Editor in Chief, San Francisco Chronicle
Portrait of Frank Isola (’87)

Frank Isola (’87)

Panelist, Host, ESPN, SiriusXM
Portrait of Marty Kaiser

Marty Kaiser

Managing Director, Capital News Service
Portrait of Robert Klemko (’10)

Robert Klemko (’10)

Reporter, Washington Post
Portrait of Tim Kurkjian (‘78)

Tim Kurkjian (‘78)

Major League Baseball Analyst, ESPN
Portrait of Peter Land

Peter Land

Chief Communications and Sustainability Officer, Dick’s Sporting Goods
Portrait of Aimee Leone (‘84)

Aimee Leone (‘84)

Senior Vice President of Talent Relations, FOX Sports
Portrait of Monica McNutt (’13)

Monica McNutt (’13)

Sports Reporter, Host & Basketball Analyst
Portrait of John Ourand (‘89)

John Ourand (‘89)

Sports Correspondent, Puck News
Portrait of Daniel Oyefusi (’19)

Daniel Oyefusi (’19)

Reporter, Miami Herald
Portrait of Evan Parker ('05)

Evan Parker ('05)

CEO, Mantel
Portrait of Nick Pietruszkiewicz (’00)

Nick Pietruszkiewicz (’00)

Assistant Prof of Immersive Digital Storytelling, Quinnipiac University *Advisory Board Chair
Portrait of Jon Schwartz (‘97)

Jon Schwartz (‘97)

Managing Director, Head of Sports, Prosek Partners
Portrait of Alan Schwarz

Alan Schwarz

Senior Editor, Forbes
Portrait of Roxanna Scott

Roxanna Scott

Executive Editor & Vice President, USA Today
Portrait of Aaron Solomon

Aaron Solomon

Coordinating Producer, ESPN
Portrait of David Steele (’85)

David Steele (’85)

Journalist, Author, Law360
Portrait of Danielle Stein (’19)

Danielle Stein (’19)

Sports Anchor/Reporter, Spectrum Sports 360/MyNews13 Orlando
Portrait of Scott Van Pelt

Scott Van Pelt

Host, SportsCenter, ESPN
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