CHICAGO (Feb. 14, 2020) - U.S. Soccer will host the third annual SheBelieves Summit, presented by Deloitte, on March 14 in Chicago. Packed with inspiring individuals who are driving progress in sports, business, technology, entertainment and more, the Summit is designed to build confidence and skills for attendees to pursue their goals. The SheBelieves Summit is a core initiative within U.S. Soccer’s overall SheBelieves campaign, which focuses on inspiring and empowering girls and women through soccer.

The full-day summit will take place at Convene at 16 West Adams in the Chicago Loop. College students interested in attending can register now through theSheBelieves Hub on




The SheBelieves Summit speakers (as of Feb. 13) include:

*Speakers listed in alphabetical order

  • Sue Bird – USA Basketball (4-time Olympic Gold Medalist) and WBNA Seattle Storm

  • Kendall Coyne SchofieldUSA Hockey (2-time Olympic Medalist)

  • Tierna Davidson – U.S. Women’s National Team (2019 World Cup Champion) and NWSL Chicago Red Star

  • Jill Ellis – U.S. Soccer Ambassador and 2-time Women’s World Cup Champion Head Coach

  • Aja Evans – U.S. Olympic Bobsled Team (Olympic Medalist)

  • Jen Fisher – Deloitte, Chief Well-being Officer

  • Tiffany Kelly – Curastory, Founder & CEO | Sports + Entertainment Data Scientist

  • Adrienne Lofton – Nike, Vice President, North America Marketing

  • Mary Ann Reilly – Visa, Senior Vice President, Head of North America Marketing

  •  Siera Santos – Fox 32 Chicago, Sports Broadcaster

  • Sarah Spain – ESPN, Sports Reporter

  • Rebecca Van Dyck – Facebook, AR/VR and Oculus Chief Marketing Officer

The Summit will also host three breakout sessions led by Deloitte and Visa featuring:

  • Savannah Hicks – Visa, Enterprise Development Associate Program Manager, Social Impact

  • Alana Hoskin – Deloitte & Touche LLP, Principal

  • Jaime Ledesma – Deloitte Services LP, Well-being Specialist

  • Hugh Norton – Visa, Director of Financial Education

  • Maria Van Acker – Former Division 1 Player & Current Highschool Coach




Registration for the 2020 SheBelieves Summit is now open. The event registration fee is $30 plus service fees and includes access to the full-day summit, meals and a U.S. Soccer SheBelieves gift bag.

To register for the event or for more information on SheBelieves visit and follow @USWNT on Twitter and Instagram.

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