Debbie Jevans joined The League Board in 2014. Her addition to the Board saw her bring an independent voice to its decision-making process, alongside Chairman Greg Clarke, and Richard Bowker, its other Non-Executive Director.

A former professional tennis player, Jevans is the Chief Executive of England Rugby 2015 - organisers of the Rugby World Cup, is on the Board of Sport England and was voted the most influential woman in British Sport in early 2014 by the Guardian. Previously she was Director of Sport for LOCOG - organisers of the London 2012 Olympic Games and Paralympic Games.