Global Conference 2017

Speaker's Biography

Troy Vincent

Senior Vice President of NFL Player Engagement, National Football League

Troy Vincent Sr. serves as executive vice president of NFL football operations and previously served as president of the NFL Players' Association from 2004 through 2008. Troy was named one of the Most Influential Minorities in Sports by Forbes in 2016, Savoy's 2016 Top 100 Most Influential Blacks in Corporate America and to the 2015 Ebony Power 100 list, honoring those who lead, inspire and demonstrate through their talents, the very best in black America. Troy received the 2016 John Wooten Executive Leadership Award, the Jim Mandich Courage and Commitment Award for his stance on domestic violence and the 2016 Call to Men Award for Institutional Change for using his influence to prevent violence against girls and women. A perennial All-Pro during a 15-year NFL career, Troy was nominated for induction into the NFL Pro Football Hall of Fame in his first year of eligibility and was again nominated in 2014 and 2015. Troy was recently named to the 2017 College Football Hall of Fame ballot.


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