Tisch Institute Advisory Board

The Preston Robert Tisch Institute for Global Sport Advisory Board is comprised of some of the leading professionals and experts in sports management, media, and business. Board members help to evaluate curricula, suggest new programs, participate in conferences and panel discussions, and support the Institute's other public-purpose activities. The caliber of our Advisory Board members reflects the serious commitment the Tisch Institute has made to continuing to develop and deliver world-class academic programming in sports business.


Val AckermanCommissioner, Big East Conference

Lisa BairdChief Marketing Officer, United States Olympic Committee

Gary BettmanCommissioner, National Hockey League

Gregory CareyManaging Director, Goldman, Sachs & Co.

Doris Kearns GoodwinRenown Presidential Historian (and perhaps this country’s number one baseball fan)

Rob ManfredCommissioner, Major League Baseball