Dr. B. Christine Green is a professor of Sport Management at George Mason University, Director of the Sport Development Lab, and past-president of the North American Society for Sport Management (NASSM). Her work examines the growth and development of sport programs and their relationship to the positive development of individuals and communities. She is a research fellow of NASSM, has served as editor of Sport Management Review, and as associate editor for Journal of Sport Management and Sport and Tourism. She is currently co-editing a book series on Sport Development. Her work has been published in top journals in sport, leisure, and tourism, and has been funded in five countries. In addition, Dr. Green was awarded the Earle F. Zeigler Award from NASSM for her contributions to the sport management field.