Lucinda McRoberts joined USA Swimming in the newly-created position of Chief Counsel & Director of Legal Affairs in December 2014, and became Secretary & General Counsel as of January 1, 2016. Lucinda serves as an advisor to the chief executive officer, senior staff and board of directors on legal matters.
Lucinda helps lead the organization’s efforts with respect to the National Board of Review and appeals, criminal background checks, athlete partnerships, National Team selections, sponsorships and special events, and civil litigation and risk management.
Lucinda had extensive experience working with USA Swimming as outside counsel until her appointment at USA Swimming. Prior to her re-location to Colorado Springs, she worked at a corporate law firm in St. Louis.
Lucinda is a graduate of Yale University and the University of Michigan Law School.