Corinne Milien

Corinne Milien

Co-Founder and Executive Director, The Winning Edge Leadership Academy

As co-founder and executive director of The Winning Edge Leadership Academy, Corinne Milien is devoted to building diversity in sports business, media and entertainment by nurturing the next generation of women and minority leaders. Milien previously worked as an event supervisor with ESPN Events, managing up to five of ESPN’s 30 owned and operated events yearly, including ESPN’s college basketball doubleheader the Champions Classic, the Armed Forces Classic, the College Football Awards Show, the MEAC/SWAC Challenge and the Celebration Bowl. She also served honorably in the U.S. Air Force, spending time stationed at Spangdahlem Air Base in Germany before attending the U.S. Air Force Academy Prep school and the U.S. Air Force Academy in Colorado Springs. In 2010, she graduated from Bemidji State University with a degree in sports management and took her talents to Knoxville, Tennessee, to serve as the legendary Pat Summit’s last graduate assistant and recruiting coordinator for the Tennessee Lady Vols basketball team while earning a master’s in sports management.