Up next in our espnW Power Play series, we highlight JoAnn Neale, executive vice president for Major League Soccer. In her role as executive vice president, she is responsible for overseeing MLS W.O.R.K.S.
espnW: What does the acronym stand for and what does the program entail?
JoAnn Neale: When we started MLS W.O.R.K.S. in 2007, the acronym stood for Wellness; Opportunity & Education; Respect, Fair Play & Leadership; Kids; Support of Human Rights & Diversity.