About

USA SWIMMING NATIONAL COMMITTEES

President’s Committees, Bruce Stratton, pRESIDENT

International Relations Committee

Michael Lawrence (2016), Chair

Bob Bowman (2016)
Fernando Canales (2016)
Sid Cassidy (2016)

Brandon Drawz (2016)
Michael Klueh (2014)
Tim Liebhold (2014)
Teri McKeever (2014)

Jim Miller (2016)

Chelsea Nauta (2014)
Dale Neuburger (2017)
R. Bill Rose (2014)
Bill Schalz (2014)
Gregg Troy (2014)
Ron Van Pool (2016)
Bill Wadley (2014)

Carol Zaleski (2017)

David Berkoff (2014), Ex-officio

Frank Busch, Ex-officio

Gregory Eggert (2014), Ex-officio

John Leonard (2014), Ex-officio

Aaron Peirsol (2014), Ex-officio

Bruce Stratton (2014), Ex-officio

Peter Vanderkaay (2014), Ex-officio
Chuck Wielgus, Ex-officio

Jim Wood (2014), Ex-officio
Mike Unger, Staff Liaison

Governance Committee

Frank Swigon (2017), Chair
Clint Benton (2015)
George Block (2014)
Robert Broyles (2017)
Bob Hackett (2014)
Sam Hansen (2014)
Ellen Johnston (2015)
Liz Kershaw (2016)
Holly Myers (2014)

Herb Schwab (2016)
John R. Morse, Ex-officio
Pat Hogan, Staff Liaison

Safe sport COMMITTEE

Cecil Gordon (2015), Chair

CJ Fiala (2014)

George Geanon (2017)
Margaret Hoelzer (2014)
John Ingram (2014)
Bob Kizer (2015)
Meaghan Murphy (2017)
Ron Van Pool (2014)
Sandy Wurtele (2016)
Greg York (2016)
Malia Arrington, Ex-officio
John R. Morse, Ex-officio
Susan Woessner, Staff Liaison

Administration Committees, Mary Jo Swalley, Vice President

AWARDS COMMITTEE

Ellaine Cox (2017), Coordinator
Ward Foley (2015)
Alexis Keto (2016)
Tiffany Ray (2014)
Penny Taylor (2014)
Mike Unger, Staff Liaison

Convention Education Committee

Mike Seip (2014), Chair
Jamie Bloom (2017)
Kenneth Chew (2014)
Kevin Frifeldt (2014)
Jon MacColl (2016)
Janelle Nguyen (2014)
Millie Nygren (2016)
Rayleen Soderstrom (2015)
Jayne Spittler (2015)
Tyler Storie (2017)
Harriett Gunderson, Staff Liaison

Credentials/Elections Committee

Laurie Benton (2016), Chair
John Hiester (2017)

Sarah Huckeby (2014)
Linda Klopfenstein (2014)
Marie Lin (2016)
Marilyn Loitz (2014)
Sue Lorimer (2015)

Patric Close Mills (2014)
Travis Morrin (2014)
Judy Siegrist (2015)
John Burbidge, Staff Liaison
Sandy Vollmer, Staff Liaison 

Operational Risk Committee

Jennifer Ridge (2014), Chair
Jeff Chu (2015)
Starre Haney (2016)
Chuck Kunsman (2013)
Megan Waters (2013)
Allan Meier (2014), Ex-officio
Adolph Kiefer (2013), Emeritus
George Ward, Staff Liaison

 

Registration/Membership Committee

Pam Lowenthal (2016), Chair
Mark Brown (2017)
Colleen Buchanan (2014)
Karen Byers (2015)

Rachel Dees (2014)
Augusta Garies (2014)
Carol Healey (2017)

Helen Kelly (2016)
Jim Patterson (2014)
Mary Turner (2015)
Cathy Durance, Staff Liaison 

Rules & Regulations Committee

Dan McAllen (2014), Chair
Mickey Smythe (2017), Secretary
David Berkoff (2014)
Joel Black (2014)
Matthew Chida (2014)
Van Donkersgoed (2014)

Brian Gordon (2016)
Cecil Gordon (2014)
Clark Hammond (2014)
Diane Hicks-Hughes (2014)
Patrick Hunter (2014)
Jim Kelly (2015)
Paige Kelly (2014)
Claire Letendre (2014)
Paul Lundsten (2016)
Jeri Marshburn (2014)
Ed  Miller (2014)
Jamy Pfister (2015)

Gloria Schuldt (2017)
Jim Sheehan (2014)

Bruce Stratton (2014)
John Wilson (2016)
Carol Zaleski (2017)
Julie Bare, Ex-officio
Kathy Casey, Ex-officio
Anneliese Eggert, Ex-officio
John R. Morse, Ex-officio
Chuck Wielgus, Ex-officio
Carol Burch, Staff Liaison
Cathy Durance, Staff Liaison 

 

Program Development Committees, JEFF GUDMAN, Vice President

Club Development Committee

Chad Onken (2016), Chair
Jeff Allen (2014)
Allison Beebe (2016)

John Bitter (2015)
Riley Eaton (2015)
Joshua Grover (2014)
Pat Kaplan (2014)
Seth Maslowski (2014)
Matt Sprang (2017)
Jason Turcotte (2017)
Tom Avischious, Staff Liaison 

Disability Swimming Committee

Kyle Smith (2017), Chair
Linda Conger (2014)
Jackie Kenny (2014)

Patrick Lane (2014)

Jon Larson (2016)
Glenda Orth (2015)
Jim Peterson (2017)
Mark Rieniets (2015)
Wayne Sherman (2014)
Marie Wise (2016)
Randy Julian, Staff Liaison

Diversity & Inclusion Committee

Bill Kirkner (2015), Chair
Justin Correia (2017)

Nadine Johnson-Jesionek (2014)

Thomas Locke (2014)
Miriam Lynch (2014)
Peter Maloney (2016)

Simone Manuel (2014)
Kathy Mendez (2015)
Angela Monty (2017)
Sara Nazari (2014)

Bob Platt (2016)
Alicia McConnell (2014), Ex-officio
Manny Banks, Staff Liaison 

LSC Development Committee

Cherita Gentilucci (2016), Chair
Pam Cook (2015)

Ben Creekmore (2014)
Bob Crunstedt (2017)
Ceallach Gibbons (2014)
Tom Healey (2014)
Steve Hennessey (2017)
Laura Matuszak (2015)
Wayne Shulby (2014)
Paul Thompson (2016)
Sue Pitt Anderson, Staff Liaison

 

Program Operations Committees, jIM SHEEHAN, Vice President

Championship Evaluation Committee

John Witzel (2017), Chair
Jack Dowling (2017)
Andrea Kropp (2014)
Blake Maczka (2014)
Gene Mielke (2014)
Kathleen Morris (2014)

John Reynolds (2015)
Kevin Thornton (2016)
Denise Wepasnick (2015)
Ronald Zolno (2016)
Dean Ekeren, Staff Liaison

Officials Committee

Clark Hammond (2015), Chair
Jamie Cahn (2014)

Sandy Drake (2016)
Lucy Duncan (2016)

Bob Griffiths (2017)
Melissa Hellervik-Bing (2014)
Amy Hoppenrath (2015)
Bill H. Rose (2017)
Corey Stein (2014)
Jacob Urbano (2014)
Joel Black (2014), Ex-officio
Dan McAllen (2014), Ex-officio
Carol Zaleski (2017), Ex-officio
Carol Burch, Staff Liaison
Gina Mensay, Staff Liaison

Times & Recognition Committee

Suzanne Heath (2015), Chair

Isabelle Fraser (2017)
Christopher Heye (2014)
Jim Holcomb (2017)
Susan Huckeby (2016)
Tim Husson (2016)
Betty Kooy (2015)
Marvin Lanphere (2014)
Ashley Mercadel (2014)
Jim O’Neill (2014)
Larry Herr, Staff Liaison

 

Technical Committees, david berkoff, Vice President

Olympic International Operations COMMITTEE

Brandon Drawz (2016), Coordinator
Bob Staab (2016), Asst. Coordinator

Tony Batis (2016)
David Berkoff (2014)

John Bitter (2016)

Bob Bowman (2016)
Peter Carney (2016)
Sid Cassidy (2016)
Tyler Clark (2016)
Bill Creger (2016)

Ed Dellert (2016)
John Dussliere (2016)
Mark Dylla (2016)
Gregory Eggert (2016)

G. Michael Gobrecht (2016)
Jessica Hardy (2016)
Tom Hasz (2016)
Katie Holmes (2016)
Ira Klein (2016)
Michael Lawrence (2016)
John Leonard (2016)
Tim Liebhold (2016)
David Marsh (2016)
Vicki Marsh (2016)
Jeri Marshburn (2016)

Teri McKeever (2016)
Alex Meyer (2016)
Tim Murphy (2016)
Chelsea Nauta (2016)
Jarrett Perry (2016)

Pete Raykovich (2016)
R. Bill Rose (2016)
Megan Ryther (2016)
David Salo (2016)
Bill Schalz (2016)
Todd Schmitz (2016)

Brian Schrader (2016)

Duncan Scott (2016)
Jim Sheehan (2014)
Richard Shipherd (2016)
Richard W. Shoulberg (2016)

Sheri Stoddard (2016)
Terry Stoddard (2016)
Bruce Stratton (2014)
Penny Taylor (2016)
Susan Teeter (2016)
Chris Thompson (2016)

Gregg Troy (2016)
Bill Wadley (2016)
Jim Wood (2016)
Scott Rodeo (2014), Ex-officio

Frank Busch, Staff Liaison

Age Group Development Committee

Bill Marlin (2015), Chair
Chris Cutter (2014)
Tammy Hopkins (2017)
Rebekah Huckeby (2014)
John Leonard (2016)
Tina McCauley (2017)
Lindsie Micko (2016)
Kevin Milak (2014)
Avery Niemann (2014)
Jade Sobek (2015)
Sheri Stoddard (2014)
Tom Avischious, Staff Liaison
 

National Team Evaluation Committee

Rick Klatt (2016), Chair
Tim Liebhold (2016)
Bob Staab (2016)
Terry Stoddard (2016)
Penny Taylor (2016)
Candi MacConaugha, Staff Liaison
Lindsay Mintenko, Staff Liaison
 

Open Water Development Committee

Rick Walker (2016), Chair

Taylor Cooper (2014)
Gregg Cross (2015)

Shannon Gillespy (2016)
David Johnson (2014)
Martha Mattox (2017)
Mark McCaw (2015)
Travis Morrin (2014)
Kathryn Paris (2014)
Denny Ryther (2017)
Kaitlyn Swinney (2014)

Sid Cassidy (2017), Ex-officio
Lynn Hazlewood, Ex-officio
Anne White, Staff Liaison

Senior Development Committee

Dave Ferris (2016), Chair
Dennis Dale (2015)
W. John Morse (2015)
Courtney Otto (2014)
Russell Payne (2014)
Kathleen Prindle (2016)
Jason Roberts (2017)
Richard Shipherd (2014)
Paul Silver (2014)
Shawn Smith (2017)
Jack Roach, Staff Liaison
  

Sports Medicine/Science Committee

Scott Rodeo (2016), Chair

Amy Stromwall Beacom (2016)
Laurel Liberty (2014)

Vicki Marsh (2014)
Tony Popp (2017)
Mike Rouleau (2014)
Dan Solomon (2017)
Joel Stager (2015)
Terry Stoddard (2014)
William Wertz (2014)
Stacy Michael-Miller, Staff Liaison
 

STeering Committee

Brandon Drawz (2016), Chair
Bob Bowman (2016)
Tim Liebhold (2016)
David Marsh (2016)
Teri McKeever (2016)

Tim Murphy (2016)
Megan Ryther (2016)
David Salo (2016)

Richard W. Shoulberg (2016)
Gregg Troy (2016)
Jim Wood (2016)
David Berkoff (2014), Ex-officio

Frank Busch, Ex-officio
Dave Ferris (2014), Ex-officio
Scott Rodeo (2014), Ex-officio
Frank Busch, Staff Liaison

 

Open Water Steering Committee

R. Bill Rose (2016), Chair

Paul Asmuth (2016)

Emily Hanson (2016)

Tim Murphy (2014)

Catherine Vogt (2016)

David Berkoff (2014), Ex-officio

Frank Busch, Ex-officio

Brandon Drawz (2016), Ex-officio

Bryce Elser, Staff Liaison

Athletes' Committees, Tim liebhold, Vice President

Athletes’ Executive Committee

Tim Leibhold (2014), Chair
Kelley Otto (2014), Vice Chair
Ricky Berens (2014)
Van Donkersgoed (2014)
CJ Fiala (2014)
Michael Klueh (2014)

Patrick Lane (2014)
Jarrett Perry (2014)
Amy Schulz (2014)
Steve Sholdra (2014)

Nicholas Smagula (2014)

Peter Vanderkaay (2016)

Garrett Weber-Gale (2014)

Margaret Hoelzer (2016), Ex-officio
Aaron Peirsol (2016), Ex-officio
Tyler Storie (2014), Ex-officio
Stacy Michael-Miller, Staff Liaison
Lindsay Mintenko, Staff Liaison

Secretary/General Counsel’s Committee, John R. Morse, Secretary/General Counsel

National Board of Review Committee

Bernard “Buddy” Pylitt (2015), Chair
Kathy Oates-Dacey (2015), Vice Chair
Anthony Ten Haagen (2015)
Julie Bare (2015)
Arvydas Barzdukas (2015)
Joel Black (2014)
Marci Callan (2015)
Kate Chronic (2014)
Van Donkersgoed (2014)
Linda Eaton (2015)

Doug Everett (2015)
Ward Foley (2014)
George Geanon (2014)
Ceallach Gibbons (2014)
Sarah Huckeby (2014)
Larry Johnson (2014)
Paul Jones (2015)
Patric Close Mills (2014)

Eric Neuburger (2014)
Kelley Otto (2014)
Ann Marie Pate (2015)
Derek Paul (2014)
Mike Ross (2014)
Megan Ryther (2014)
Ty Seymour (2014)
Gail Ann Witzel (2015)
Susan Woessner, Staff Liaison

 

Treasurer’s Committees, STU HIXON, Treasurer

Audit Committee

David Howard (2014), Chair
Todd Adams (2017)
Stu Hixon (2015)
Paris Jacobs (2016)
Kelley Otto (2014)
Jim Harvey, Staff Liaison

 

Investment Committee

Paige Penze (2016), Chair
Jon Fox (2014)
Stu Hixon (2014)
Derek Paul (2015)
Robert Vincent (2014)
Jim Harvey, Staff Liaison