The WeCOACH Podcast

Christina Unkel, Soccer Referee

Christina Unkel, FIFA soccer referee
Christina Unkel

Christina Unkel balances a number of roles from attorney to being one of only three American women referees

Podcast length:  33′ 55″

Megan Kahn gets an opportunity to talk with real-life wonder woman, Christina Unkel. Christina is 1 of only 3 American women to hold a FIFA certification; she’s also a full-time attorney, a mother, and generously gives her time, talents, and passion to the world of women in sports. Her role as president-elect of the Women’s Sports Museum and founder of her own business, SPARQ Advocacy are just two of the reasons why Christina is inspiring and supporting the current and future generation of women in sports.

About Christina

How she became a FIFA ref

Gender equity 

Embracing the role as a trailblazer for other women

Work-life balance 

Advocacy Work

Women’s Sports Museum

SRARQ Advocacy

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