- Jennifer Roberts was a part of the Tennessee Lottery system that helped legalize sports betting.
- Roberts is joining GameCo LLC as the Vice President and general counsel member.
Roberts started with the Tennessee Lottery system on December 2 when a draft of the bill that would bring legal sports betting to Tennessee was made.
She was a crucial part of the legalization of TN SB 16 as she helped introduce rules and regulations for sports betting in the state.
With Roberts now leaving, Tennessee sports betting is set to launch very soon with a mobile-only sports betting market.
Before arriving in Tennessee, Roberts came from a background of gaming rules and regulations as she served as the associate director of the International Center for Gaming Regulation at UNLV.
Fast forward to now and Roberts is headed back to Sin City to become the Vice President and General Counsel member of GameCo LLC and will begin her position on Wednesday
GameCo LLC is a gaming company that specializes in video game gambling machines. They are the creators of the video game gambling category and have hit the ground running.
Roberts’ expertise will not go to waste here as her gaming background will help GameCo LLC as they move forward with other innovations in the gambling world.
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