2024 Leadership Summit Speaker

Sara Toussaint


Underdog Venture Team

Sara Toussaint is currently a partner at underdog venture team, a new social impact enterprise that offers marketing services to the sports & entertainment industries as well as invests in underrepresented founders. She recently joined the corporate board of TMJ, a Hispanic-owned athlete management agency representing global soccer talent including FIFA World Cup Champion, Jenni Hermoso and is a co-owner of the North Carolina Courage of the National Women’s Soccer League. Throughout her 20 year sports career, Sara delivered successful results to entities such as Major League Baseball, Major League Soccer, the Mexican National Team, the National Lacrosse League, and various college sports programs which were recognized by Sports Business Journal.

Born in Puerto Rico to Puerto Rican and Palestinian parents and raised in Chicago’s La Villita, Sara earned her MBA from NYU and her BA in public policy from the University of Chicago. She’s a founding board member of Latinx in Sports, a nonprofit dedicated to increasing Latinx representation and influence in the sports industry on and off the field.