Dissinger Reed Announces Partnership with Women Leaders in College Sports
Kansas City, Mo. – Dissinger Reed, an industry leader in diversity and leadership initiatives, is
pleased to announce that the organization has reached a partnership agreement with Women
Leaders in College Sports. The partnership will run through July, 2018.
Women Leaders in College Sports (formerly NACWAA), is the nation’s premier women’s athletic
leadership association. As part of the partnership, Dissinger Reed will be co-sponsor of the
Women Leaders’ Executive Leadership Track at the Women Leaders National Convention in
October. The Executive Leadership Track is a one-day leadership training designed for women
at top leadership levels in athletics, business, or entrepreneurship.
“We couldn’t be more excited and proud to begin our new venture with Women Leaders in
College Sports, as we will now grow together by supporting a cause we truly believe in –
empowering women,” says Dissinger Reed CEO, Christian Reed.
“We are excited about our new partnership with Dissinger Reed!” says Patti Phillips, CEO of
Women Leaders in College Sports. “They are a dynamic special risk agency that focuses only in
the world of sport, on the high school and collegiate levels, so they know our brand and our
About Women Leaders in College Sports
Founded in 1979, Women Leaders in College Sports (formerly NACWAA;
www.womenleadersincollgesports.org) is the only nationally recognized collegiate professional
membership organization whose mission is to develop, connect, and advance women leaders
working in intercollegiate athletics. More than 3,500 members strong, Women Leaders
promotes the growth, leadership, and success of women as athletics administrators,
conference commissioners, professional staff, coaches, and student-athletes.
About Dissinger Reed
With more than 35 years of experience, Dissinger Reed is a special risk agency that focuses
specifically on the unique insurance needs of collegiate athletic departments and state high
school associations. Dissinger Reed currently provides customized insurance solutions for over
180 colleges & universities as well as 27 state high school associations across the country and
the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS).