The Dykema DSO team proudly welcomes World Cup alpine ski racer Lindsey Vonn to the stage of our 2022 Definitive Conference for DSOs. She has enjoyed an illustrious career with many achievements, along with some setbacks. But throughout it all, her story has been underscored by her willingness to take risks, grit, mental toughness, and overall hard work. Vonn will leave you inspired as she share her successes, challenges, and stories with our audience.
Olympic gold medalist and the most successful female skier of all time Lindsey Vonn also a New York Times bestselling author, sports broadcaster, and mental health advocate. Following a stellar career as an alpine skier, Vonn pivoted to lend her knowledge of the sport to NBC’s coverage of the Beijing Olympics, appearing on the Today Show, in the studio, and as an alpine analyst sharing her many insights. She is the New York Times bestselling author of several books, including Strong is the New Beautiful and her memoir, Rise: My Story. An elite athlete, Vonn is a clear example of how leadership and determination lead to winning results. She is the Founder of the Lindsey Vonn Foundation, an organization established to empower young girls, and launched “Lindsey Vonn’s Virtual Career Day” which brings together young scholarship winners from the Lindsey Vonn Foundation with an expert in their intended field. Vonn speaks authentically about her career and her challenges, sharing insights and takeaways about resilience, risk-taking, and overcoming adversity that empower audiences of all kinds.