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WSA Board Members 2024

Help Make

Youth Sports Possible!

Mike Gottlieb*, President

Chairman, Citation Capital Partners

Ryan Murphy, Vice President

Head of Middle Market M&A,

Wells Fargo

Daniel Wu, Treasurer

Fractional CFO,

ECOM Medical Inc.

Roy Firestone

Honorary Chairman

W. Chip Eggers*

Managing Director,

Morgan Stanley

Allen Lynch*


The Lynch Group Inc.

Mike Rosenberg*

Senior Managing Director,

Intrepid Investment Bankers LLC

Paul Bartelt

National Football League Front Office,


Ryan Delaney

Managing Director,

Oaktree Capital Management

Johnny Hsu

EVP, Deputy COO, Preferred Bank

Amy Johnson

Director of Global Insights and Capabilities,

Wasserman Media Group

Michael Karlin

Partner, NKSFB

Sam Lagana, Past President

CEO & President,

Notre Dame High School of Los Angeles

Blain Skinner

Principal, BSC Consulting

Mike Solum, Past President

Owner, Solum Insurance Agency, Inc.


Debbie Spander

Founder and CEO

Insight Sports Advisors


Evan Sroka

Co-Founder and Managing Partner,

Everest Talent Management

Silva Thomas

Senior Vice President Institutional Trust,

Comerica Bank


Jacob Ullman

Senior Vice President, Production

and Talent Development, FOX Sports


Nick Westley

Global Tenant Representation, CBRE

* Founder

Advisory Board

Royce Clayton

17-year Major League Baseball career, including a 2007 World Series Championship with the Boston Red Sox

Mike Dunleavy

Former NBA Player and Los Angeles Lakers and Los Angeles Clippers Coach

Tyus Edney

Former UCLA basketball guard and current UCLA Director of Basketball Operations

John Ireland

Play-by-Play radio voice of the Los Angeles Lakers, Co-host of the Mason & Ireland Show on ESPN LA 710 AM


Eric Karros

14-year Major League Baseball career, including 12 years with the Los Angeles Dodgers, 1992 National League Rookie of the Year and current Fox baseball color commentator

Paul McDonald

Former Quarterback for the Cleveland Browns after leading the USC Trojans, he has also served as the radio color commentator for USC Football

Rick Neuheisel

Former UCLA, Washington, and Colorado Head Coach and current Pac-12 Network college football analyst

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