Sep 8, 2019
On the most recent episode of the Women Leaders Podcast, Patti
Phillips is joined by Women Leaders past president and the Mountain
West Conference Senior Associate Commissioner Carolayne Henry.
Carolayne was one of those people that knew from a young age what she wanted to do, and from the time she was just 12 years old, she knew she wanted to go to law school. But after earning her law degree from Pitt, and having the opportunity practice law, she realized she wanted to get back into sports. After a few years at the NCAA, Carolayne found her sweet spot in compliance at the Mountain West Conference where she was one of the first hires who helped start the conference, and has spent over 20 years building and elevating the conference to the powerhouse it is today.
In my conversation with Carolayne, you will learn what it takes to actually start a conference, how to stay in one place and continue to grow, and the value of being open-minded and inclusive. And she’s a great example of, and big believer in the fact that if you work hard, opportunities will present themselves!
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