PAT WILLIAMSORLANDO, FLORIDA - Few people know leadership better than Orlando Magic co-founder Pat Williams. A sports executive for over 40 years, Williams has led more teams than most of his contemporaries combined. The former General Manager of the Orlando Magic, Philadelphia 76ers, Atlanta Hawks, and Chicago Bulls, Williams is the proli c author of over 10 books on leadership, most recently Lincoln Speaks to Leaders. Williams is a highly-acclaimed professional speaker, having keynoted for dozens of Fortune 500 organizations and has appeared on hundreds of news programs including The Today Show. Williams and his wife Ruth reside in Orlando and are parents to 19 children (15 adopted from third world countries).
ROB WILSONTALLAHASSEE, FLORIDA – Few people know Florida State University and the coaches and former players better than Rob Wilson. Wilson’s involvement with Florida State’s athletic program dates back to his undergraduate days at FSU from 1982-83 and he has been with FSU continually since 1987. In his professional career, Wilson has served the Seminoles as Assistant Sports Information Director, Sports Information Director, Assistant A.D. for Media Relations and currently is Associate Athletic Director for Public A airs. Wilson began his college days as a wide receiver under Steve Sloan at Ole Miss in 1980. Wilson and his wife Sherrill have two sons Preston (15) and Parker (12).