Who is she? President of the US Soccer Federation
Biography: The first female President of U.S. Soccer, Cindy Parlow Cone was re-elected to a four-year term on March 5, 2022, and is currently one of only seven female Federation presidents across FIFA’s 211 member associations. While leading the Federation through the COVID-19 global pandemic, Cone’s priorities focused on improving U.S. Soccer’s efforts to take meaningful action in the diversity, equity, inclusion and belonging space, bringing commercial rights back in house, team building, and leading efforts to grow the game in all its forms.
Cone was also part of the USWNT from 1996 to 2004, winning two Olympic gold medals and the historic 1999 World Cup. She is also a title-winning coach at the grassroots, collegiate and profesional levels and holds a USSF “A” coaching license.