Greg Santore

Head, Sports Practice

Greg Santore is a Partner and Head of Odgers Berndtson’s U.S. Sports Leadership Practice, where he works closely with the Education Practice’s collegiate athletics initiatives across all Divisions.

Greg was previously a principal and head of the Sports Leadership Practice at Witt/Kieffer, where he recruited Athletics Directors and coaches for some of the world’s most prestigious academic institutions including Yale, University of California at Berkeley, The College of William & Mary, Tufts, and others.

Greg also has experience recruiting executives for sports foundations, national governing bodies and other sports and entertainment-related organizations.

Before starting his career in executive search, Greg held various leadership positions as CEO, COO and President in the orthopedic rehab, sports medicine and technology fields.

Greg received his MBA from Rutgers School of Business and his B.A. from Rutgers University where he is currently an adjunct professor in their Global Sports Business M.S. program.