Kelly Williams Downing is a dynamic, 20-year marketing veteran with a successful career working with sports teams, international sporting events, brands and agencies. Downing runs her own consulting practice, KWD Consulting, where she serves as an outsourced interim Chief Marketing Officer for a broad range of B2C startups and companies in sports, hospitality and consumer products.

Downing also serves on the Sports Management Advisory Board for the David B. Falk College of Sport & Human Dynamics at Syracuse University.