The Indiana Pacers have hired Kelly Krauskopf as assistant general manager.
Krauskopf will work with the Pacers' basketball operations staff, including president of basketball operations Kevin Pritchard, general manager Chad Buchanan and assistant GM Peter Dinwiddie.
Krauskopf is the first female assistant general manager in NBA history.
Krauskopf had been president and general manager of the WNBA's Indiana Fever for 17 years.
A growing number of women have landed front-office roles in the NBA, including Becky Bonner (Orlando), Amanda Green (Oklahoma City), Teresa Resch (Toronto), Michelle Leftwich (Atlanta), Ariana Andonian (Houston) and Natalie Jay (Brooklyn).