Tuesday | October 8th, 2024 | 8am | Embassy Suites, Cary

Master of Ceremonies

David Shumate

Director of Broadcasting and Voice of the Blue Devils

2024 Hall 8 Fame Inductee

Ralph E. Capps


Nina King

Vice President, Director of Athletics, and Adjunct Professor of Business Administration

Nina King was named Vice President and Director of Athletics and Adjunct Professor of Business Administration at Duke University on May 19, 2021. In this role she oversees Duke’s 27 varsity sports, Campus Recreation and Physical Education Program, and the Duke University Golf Course.

In addition to leading Duke Athletics, she served as Chair of the NCAA Division I Women’s Basketball Committee for two years, and currently serves on the Arizona State University College of Law Sports Law and Business Program Advisory Board as well as the Durham Academy Board of Trustees.

King was named the 2021 NCAA Division I FBS Nike Executive of the Year and 2018 Sports Business Journal Forty Under 40 Class member. She is a graduate of the University of Notre Dame and received her juris doctorate degree from Tulane Law school. King and her husband, Rick, reside in Durham with their two children.

Experience Boys & Girls Clubs’ Signature Special Event

Join us in supporting and celebrating Great Futures for Wake County’s kids.

The Breakfast of Champions is our largest annual fundraising event. It is an essential part of our efforts to partner with local and regional businesses to help local youth achieve their potential. Breakfast of Champions is also a business networking event and an opportunity to align your brand with the Boys & Girls Clubs. All proceeds support after-school and summer youth development programs at our 8 Wake County Clubs.

To learn more about event sponsorship, please find our sponsorship opportunities HERE and contact John Welch at (919) 834-6282 or for any questions.

Click HERE to become a Breakfast of Champions sponsor or to donate.