We are proud to present the 2018 Athlete Leadership Connection, the Women’s Sports Foundation’s exclusive, by-invitation-only development conference that addresses the unique needs and challenges of female athletes. Designed by athletes for athletes.

Browse panel topics, active learning sessions and participating speakers below. To choose your preferred Active Learning Session, please click on one choice. To choose your areas of interest for the Networking Lunch, please select 3 choices in Networking Lunch.

We look forward to seeing you in October!
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Heather McPhie Watanabe

Morgan Stanley
Financial Advisor in Wealth Management
Heather is a Financial Advisor in Wealth Management at Morgan Stanley located in Salt Lake City, UT. She is passionate about the world of finance and has had her hand in the arena since the age of 16 when she began doing the bookkeeping and payroll for a family owned business. She remained in that position for 12 years while pursuing international endeavors in the athletic realm as well. She loves helping clients create a plan for long-term financial health, with the goal that they can spend more time pursuing their own passions.

Prior to joining the Morgan Stanley team, Heather was a 10 year member of the United States Freestyle Ski Team and represented the United States of America in both Vancouver 2010 and Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. Career highlights include: Two National Championship Titles (2012, 2013), 3 overall World Cup Grand Prix podium finishes, and 15 World Cup podiums. She is the first and only mogul skier to be sponsored by Red Bull. The discipline, dedication, and unwavering drive to pursue excellence in all she chooses to do are skills Heather acquired as an elite athlete, which she brings to our clients and the team.

My Speakers Sessions

Tuesday, October 16

10:30am EDT