Nancy Hogshead-Makar

Senior Director of Advocacy, Women's Sports Foundation

Nancy Hogshead-Makar is senior advocacy director at Women’s Sports Foundation. She previously practiced law at Holland & Knight, was a law professor at Florida Coastal School of Law, and was an Olympic medalist in swimming. Hogshead-Makar has often testified before Congress and is co-author of Equal Play, Title IX and Social Change. Her honors include the Lifetime Achievement Award from the Women Owned Business Association, Title IX Advocate Award from the Alliance of Women Coaches, NOW’s Courage Award, and induction into eleven halls of fame. Sports Illustrated called her one of the most influential people in Title IX history.

Videos/Audio of Nancy Hogshead-Makar

From the benefits of strength training for people in their 90s to the breathtaking accomplishments of world-class... See more
An Olympic gold-medalist, a national college basketball star, and a professional sport team owner discuss how Title IX... See more