NFHS Celebrates National Girls and
Women in Sports Day, Announces
New Women’s Leadership Summit
Dr. Karissa L. Niehoff, NFHS Chief Executive Officer
Periodically, The NFHS Voice will be presented in the form of video. This week, NFHS CEO Karissa Niehoff highlights the 36th annual celebration of National Girls and Women in Sports Day, and shares information about the NFHS hosting its first-ever Better Together: Women and Sports Leadership Virtual Summit on May 1-3. For more information and to register for the virtual summit, please visit: meetings.nfhs.org/btwls22/.
Dr. Karissa L. Niehoff is in her fourth year as chief executive officer of the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) in Indianapolis, Indiana. She is the first female to head the national leadership organization for high school athletics and performing arts activities and the sixth full-time chief executive of the NFHS. She previously was executive director of the Connecticut Association of Schools-Connecticut Interscholastic Athletic Conference for seven years.