Jennifer Lastik joined the Greater Orlando Sports Commission in February of 2007 as the Orange County Sports Marketing Manager and currently serves as the Senior Vice President of Events.
In this role, Lastik oversees event logistics for a four-county region and plays an essential role in executing events to enhance Orlando as a sports destination. She has managed local organizing committees for the NCAA DI Men’s Basketball Championship, Copa America Centenario, WrestleMania 33 and MLS All-Star Game. In addition, Lastik manages the state grant program, technology services and the intern program for the company.
Prior to joining GO Sports, Lastik served as an Event Manager for Global Spectrum at the UCF Arena. She managed events including concerts, varsity athletes, family shows and university graduations. Before Global Spectrum, she spent a year with Disney Sports on the 3rd Party Sales and Events team. In this role, Lastik assisted programing and executing events at the ESPN Wide World Of Sports Complex.
Lastik is from Pittsburgh and earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Sport Management at Slippery Rock University and a Master’s degree in Sport Management from West Virginia University. She currently serves on the Board of Directors for the Downtown Orlando Partnership and Greater Orlando chapter of WISE (Women in Sports & Events), and is a member of Leadership Orlando Class of ’96 and ATHENA NextGen Class of 2016. Lastik was named to Orlando Business Journal’s Forty under 40 class in 2014 and 2018.