NATIONAL EVENTS SENIOR MANAGER
Hometown: Centerville, Ohio
College degree: Bachelor of Education in Sport and Leisure Studies with Coaching & Management concentration from The Ohio State University (Columbus, Ohio) in 2007; Masters of Education in Sport Administration from Xavier University (Cincinnati, Ohio) in 2009
When did you start at USAT: March, 2012
Roles and responsibilities: Oversee the Splash and Dash Youth Aquathlon Series, Retro Tri Series, and Mixed Team Relay (MTR) Super Sprint Series; provide educational and marketing materials for youth competing and interested multisport; co-coordinate the Youth Race Director Certification; aim to create strategic partnerships with local and national organizations to enhance our youth programming; provide support for all USA Triathlon National Championships.
Favorite part about USAT: Working in a team and physically fit environment where colleagues help one another to keep multisport progressing forward
What keeps you busy in your free time: Playing and coaching soccer, running, hiking, supporting Ohio State athletics
Favorite career moment: Seeing the success built by the Splash and Dash Youth Aquathlon Series and knowing that the series participants will one day be competing at the Youth and Junior National Championship after beginning at the grassroots level