Madison, Wis. (PRESS RELEASE) – Green Bay Packers Vice President of Marketing and Fan Engagement Gabrielle Dow has joined the Board of Directors for Special Olympics Wisconsin effective March 8, 2019.
Special Olympics Wisconsin is excited to welcome Dow and her 20+ years of experience in sports and marketing to the Board, where she will undoubtedly help guide the organization forward in its goals to empower individuals with intellectual disabilities and inspire people to accept, include and value those with intellectual disabilities through the joy of sport.
“On behalf of Special Olympics Wisconsin, we are honored to have Gabrielle join our Board of Directors. She is a highly accomplished and respected member of the Green Bay Packers’ leadership team,” said Kathleen Roach, Special Olympics Wisconsin’s President and CEO. “With her impressive experience at the very highest level of sports marketing, we’re excited to have her in the conversation about how we drive our organization forward in the Inclusion Revolution.”
In addition to serving as Vice President of Marketing and Fan Engagement for the Packers since 2014, Dow has served as Vice President of Marketing for the Baltimore Ravens of the NFL and Senior Director of Marketing for the Florida Panthers in the NHL.
“I am thrilled to join the Board of Directors for Special Olympics Wisconsin. I’m a huge fan of sports and a firm believer in the many benefits they have for individuals and communities. Nowhere is that more clear than with Special Olympics,” Dow said. “To be able to contribute to this wonderful cause that 10,000 athletes and countless fans around the state care so deeply about is a privilege.”
Dow is joining more than two dozen esteemed community and business leaders from around the state in industries as wide ranging as media, finance, marketing, health care and law enforcement on the Board of Directors for Special Olympics Wisconsin.