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Executive Transactions

The WNBA Storm named Univ. of California-Berkeley Assistant AD/Development for Annual Giving & Alumni Relations ALISHA VALAVANIS COO. She replaces President & CEO KAREN BRYANT, who in January announced her intent to step down on July 31. Valavanis will "oversee all Storm business-related and basketball operations beginning July 1." The Storm also promoted SHANNON BURLEY to Senior VP/Marketing & Business Operations (SEATTLE TIMES, 6/19)....U/S Sports Advisors named Kentucky Speedway VP/Marketing & Ticket Sales DAVID MARTIN VP/Business Development (U/S Sports Advisors)....Oregon State Univ. named UC-Santa Barbara AD MARK MASSARI Deputy AD (OREGONLINVE.com, 6/18).

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