Versha Sharma

Thursday, February 18th 2:00pm 

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Brynn Corcoran

Monday, February 22nd 4:30pm 

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Hoda Kotb

Tuesday, February 16th 4:00pm

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Jennifer King

Friday, February 19th 4:00pm 

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Annie Winerip

Tuesday, February 23rd 4:00pm 

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Speakers

Hoda Kotb

 

Hoda Kotb

Hoda Kotb was named co-host of NBC News’ TODAY with Hoda & Jenna in 2007 and co-anchor of the flagship hour in 2018. She has also been a Dateline NBC correspondent since 1998 and is a #1 New York Times bestselling author of the books This Just Speaks to Me, I Really Needed This Today, Hoda, and Ten Years Later, as well as of her two children's books, I've Loved You Since Forever and You Are My Happy. As a four-time Emmy winner, Hoda has also been honored multiple times with the Alliance for Women in Media's Gracie Award (most recently in 2019), as well as with the 2006 Peabody Award and the 2002 Edward R. Morrow Award. Hoda resides in New York City with her fiancé, Joel, and her daughters, Haley and Hope.

 

Jennifer King

Following a successful 12-year college basketball coaching career which included a National Championship and National Coach of the Year honors in 2017, King decided to step away from basketball to coach football full time. After attending the 2018 NFL Women in Football Forum, she obtained an internship with the Carolina Panthers where she worked consecutive off-seasons and preseasons with the wide receivers and running backs. King was the Assistant Wide Receivers Coach for the Arizona Hotshots in the Alliance of American Football and worked the 2019 season at Dartmouth College where she worked with the wide receivers and assisted with offensive quality control for the 2019 Ivy League Champions. While at Dartmouth, King became the first black female to coach in an NCAA Division I game. In February of 2020, King became a full-season intern Offensive Assistant with the Washington Football Team. Her duties included working with the running backs and assisting with offensive quality control. Following the 2020 season, King was promoted to Assistant Running Backs coach, making her the first black female full-time coach in NFL history. King has also played women’s tackle football for 13 years as a quarterback, wide receiver and safety for the Carolina Phoenix, N.Y. Sharks and D.C. Divas. She has been named All American on 7 occasions and has won 2 National Championships.

Versha Sharma

 

Versha Sharma

Versha Sharma is a journalist who's been living and working in New York for over 10 years. She currently serves as the Senior Correspondent at NowThis, where she’s been focused on politics and culture reporting since 2014. She's interviewed everyone from Barack Obama to Alicia Keys. She also covered the 2012 presidential election for MSNBC. Sharma got her start in digital journalism at Talking Points Memo, where she went from unpaid intern to deputy publisher over the course of 3 years. There, she learned about every aspect of the business, from writing, reporting and editing to publishing, managing social media and advertising.

 

Annie Winerip

Annie Winerip is the Director of Development at the Blossom Films, Nicole Kidman’s production company. Some common works of the company that some may have heard of are “Big Little Lies” and the “Undoing”.