Anne Marie Anderson is a three-time Emmy Award winning broadcaster, keynote speaker and emcee. Having spent more than three decades in sports television both behind and in front of the camera, she has covered six Olympic Games, heavyweight title fights, golf’s majors, NBA/MLB playoffs and the Super Bowl among countless other marquee events. With multiple Emmy Awards under her belt for her behind the scenes contributions to ESPN’s SportsCenter, Anderson set out for a new challenge in front of the camera in 2000. Since then she has become one of the most experienced female play by play announcers in the country calling over 75 live sporting events a year on a variety of networks including ESPN, ABC, NBC, FOX and TBS. In addition, she has been recognized nationally for her journalism and leadership in the advancement of sport.
Anne Marie is a highly sought-after keynote speaker and emcee. Delivering keynotes that are alternately funny and touching she seeks to connect with the audience through the power of storytelling. Her signature keynote, Building an Audacious Mindset, challenges audiences to forget everything they learned about what should happen and create a professional life built on what could happen if we didn’t accept NO. Anne Marie is a master at helping both corporate and educational audiences discover how to build highly successful teams. Utilizing the methods observed through behind closed doors coverage of many of sport’s most successful coaches and executives, Anderson delivers concrete tools and entertaining examples of what has worked – and has NOT worked – on some of the biggest stages in sport.
An avid sports fan and participant, and mother of three, Anne Marie enjoys playing beach volleyball, golf, hiking, swimming … and any game in which you keep score!