Linda Cohn

Linda Cohn

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Biography

Linda Cohn has long been considered a pioneer for woman sportscasters and a true American trailblazer. Linda has graced our television screens for two decades as one of the first full-time female sports anchors and has been a constant mainstay on ESPN's SportsCenter. At the podium, Linda shares her hard-fought rise to the top of the sportscasting boys’ club and her life inside the ESPN empire. She talks candidly about her own successes and missteps, and reveals her humorous, rewarding, and frightening interviews with some of the biggest sports personalities in the world. Linda will also tailor her talk to a specific school or regional football, basketball or sports program / team. Linda’s universal message of shooting for your dreams, following your passion and defeating the odds is an empowering theme on success, achievement and happiness.