Stacey Girard serves KSMG as the Managing Director, Business Affairs and Client Strategy. In her role,
Girard supports KSMG's administrative, marketing and media relations responsibilities while assisting with
the planning and execution of client initiatives including image and brand development, new media,
philanthropy and endorsements.
Stacey joined KSMG in 2015 bringing with her a wealth of experience from the NBA and WNBA team level.
Over the course of a successful 11-year career with teams including the New Jersey Nets, Washington
Mystics and Connecticut Sun, Stacey held a variety of positions in marketing, public relations and
Career highlights include assisting in devising marketing and sales strategies for NBA and WNBA Finals
runs, with New Jersey in 2002 and Connecticut in 2004 and 2005. Overseeing the Nets first-ever Alumni
Nights honoring the Nets 1976 ABA Championship team, featuring Julius “Dr. J” Erving, and the jersey
retirement of Charles "Buck" Williams. In 2003, Stacey was one of the first team executives hired by
Mohegan Sun, owner of the Connecticut Sun. She played a pivotal role in building the newly acquired
team, including hiring staff, developing the brand and establishing the franchise’s philosophy for
marketing and ticket sales. In 2006, Stacey was brought on in a similar capacity with the Washington
Mystics after Lincoln Holdings, now Monumental Sports, purchased the team. There she also assisted with
the management of the 2007 WNBA All-Star Game.
Stacey received her Bachelor of Arts degree in communications from Marist College where she was a
member of the women's basketball team. In 2016, Stacey was named to the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference's Honor Roll and enshrined into the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame as part of "The MAAC Experience." Along with her husband David, they have three children, Jane
and twin boys, Samuel and Henry.