Madame President: Danita Johnson, President of Business Operations, DC United (MLS)
History was made when Danita Johnson became the first Black woman (or man) to become President of an MLS franchise, and only the third woman to hold such a position within MLS. In this candid conversation, Danita reveals her thoughts on the opportunities she sees within her new club and with MLS, her responsibility as a groundbreaking Black female in the sports industry, the value of her strong belief in (and equal compensation for) women's professional athletics, and the opportunities she sees for young people looking for internships in a COVID-affected world.
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