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Advisory Committee of Sports Professionals

The 78th Precinct Youth Council
Advisory Committee of Sports Professionals

Providing Guidance, Direction, and Opportunities to the Youth of Our Community

Cathy Burke

Director of Production Operations, MSG Networks and Golden Gloves Color Commentator

Jim Byrne

Executive Consultant, the Ultimate Fighting Championship organization; Former Executive VP Marketing, WWF and Consultant to Sports Acquisition Company (Robert Gutkowski, former President, MSG)

John Carlesi

Varsity Baseball Head Coach, Stuyvesant High School, N.Y. (Former College Coach, Current Director/Owner of Big League Baseball Camps)

Steve Cohen

General Manager, Brooklyn Cyclones

Sid Fernando

Horse Racing Journalist & Pedigree Authority

David Gardella

Athletic Director, Brooklyn Friends School

Michelle Leftwich

Vice President & Assistant General Counsel, NBA

William Niro

Founding Member & Director, Arena Football League President, Gridiron Enterprises Chairman of AFL Quality Review & International Development Committee

Peter Tortorici

Former Executive Vice President, CBS Sports (Currently CEO, GroupM Entertainment Worldwide Former President, CBS Entertainment)

Tony Tortorici

Currently Executive Producer, Fox Sports.  Formerly ABC Sports, Director & Producer; Golf Channel, Executive Producer.

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