Karen Stack Umlauf Shares Unusual Path to Becoming Bulls’ First Female Assistant Coach

Karen Stack Umlauf Shares Unusual Path to Becoming Bulls’ First Female Assistant Coach

 

“It’s not lost on me,” Stack Umlauf said. “Some of the male season ticket holders, they’ll come up and say, ‘I’m with my daughter and she wanted to say hello to you,’ and it just means a lot to them to see, ‘Hey, you can do this, too. This is very real.”

 

Great article by Madeline Kennedy of the Chicago Sun Times on Coach Karen Stack Umlauf’s journey to becoming the Chicago Bulls’ first female Assistant Coach. Coach Stack Umlauf, a former Northwestern basketball standout, joined the Bulls in 1984.

 

Check out the full article here: https://chicago.suntimes.com/sports-saturday/2019/11/2/20940679/bulls-karen-stack-umlauf-first-female-assistant-coach