Meet the hard-working and passionate people behind the movement to transform girls’ lives through the power of sport and physical activity.


Dr. Kimberly S. Clay is the Founder and President/CEO of Play Like a Girl.

Dr. Kim started Play Like a Girl in 2004 while pursuing her doctoral degree in public health. She became its first full-time employee in 2010 and has served as President/CEO ever since. Under Dr. Kim’s leadership, Play Like a Girl has grown from a grassroots start-up to a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization dedicated to reaching underserved girls, with a multi-platform presence in programming, community outreach, live events and online. For 13 years, Play Like a Girl, which reaches over 10,000 women and girls annually, has been a leading source of cutting-edge information and programming to inspire play and unleash girls’ full potential.

Board of Directors

Julia Wiener, President

Project Manager
Wolfpack Wholesale, Inc.
Allen, TX

Audrea Caldwell, Secretary

Business Process Manager
Alphabet, Inc. (Google)
San Francisco, CA

Kara Lynn Joyce

Olympic Swimmer
Denver, CO

Dr. Kimberly S. Clay

Founder and President/CEO
Play Like a Girl
Nashville, TN

Sara Moreland

Account Executive
Quore Systems
Nashville, TN

Traci Ramsey, Treasurer

Professor of Physical Education
Collin College
Plano, TX

Dana Vaughn

Corporate Marketing Manager
Pacific Union Financial
Dallas, TX



Play Like a Girl has cultivated a national network of 250+ dynamic, influential Champions for girls’ health and empowerment from all over the country. Among them are remarkable women athletes, coaches and executives in the sports and entertainment industry. Together, we are using our influence to leverage resources, take action and drive change for girls both online and offline.