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Phone: (719) 866-2300
Fax: (719) 866-2132
National Headquarters Staff
Mike McAtee - Interim Executive Director
Hometown: Lawrence, Kansas
Education: BS in Criminal Justice from Washburn University, Topeka, Kansas
Background: I have been with USAB since June 2016. In regards to my path to USAB it has been a life time journey. I started boxing when I was 12 years old competed in Junior Olympics, Silver Gloves and Golden Gloves. I then worked for a boxing equipment manufacture for several years. I have trained amateur and professional boxers, later competed as a Masters Division Boxer and recently ran a gym training Masters boxers and providing boxing fitness classes. I retired from the Lawrence KS Police Department as a police Detective, 25 years of service, 22 years as a member of our SWAT team and trained Police Recruits fitness boxing.
Primary Job Duties: Director of Boxing Operations, responsible for the “Boxing Mission” of USA
Hobbies: I like working out; boxing, running and weight lifting
Favorite Expression: If not me, who?
I will never be seen without... Phone
Three things that are left on my bucket list : Going to an Army v. Navy football game; visiting the White House; Going to the Olympic Games
The movie title that fits the story of my life is... The Cowboys starring John Wayne
Contact Mike - E: email@example.com P: 719-866-2306
Lynette Smith - Director of Membership Services
Hometown: Oostburg, Wisconsin
Education: Finished High School in Orlando, Florida and took numerous college courses while living overseas as a military spouse.
Background: With USA Boxing for 11 years; previously worked with not-for-profit organizations most of my career.
Primary Job Duties: Member customer service, LBC leadership liaison, handle issues and grievances/appeals.
Hobbies: Skiing, gardening, reading
I will never be seen without... My “Sister” bracelet, whenever I wear it, it’s like having my sister with me.
3 things that are left on my bucket list: Traveling to…New York City, San Francisco, Alaska
The movie title that fits the story of my life is: It’s A Wonderful Life
Contact Lynette - E: firstname.lastname@example.org P: 719-866-2311
Betsy McCallister - Membership and HR Manager
Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO
Education: BA in Home Economics Education from the University of Northern Colorado
Background: I worked for the U.S. Olympic Committee for 10 years and I’ve been with USA Boxing for a little over 4 years.
Primary Job Duties: Almost anything related to membership, plus I serve as the HR person.
Hobbies: Photography – mostly people.
Favorite Expression: “It’s been lovely, but I have to scream now.”
I will never be seen without... makeup!
3 things that are left on my bucket list Parasailing in Hawaii, a Caribbean Cruise, hiking in Yosemite
The movie title that fits the story of my life is... 9 to 5
Contact Betsy: E: email@example.com P: 719-866-2324
Edith Smith - Membership Services Administrative Support
Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO
Education: Living Life, Associates Degree Medical Assistant/Administrative Assistant
Background: I have been with USA Boxing roughly eight years, previously Medical Assistant and Hewlett Packard/Agilent Technologies for 22 years.
Primary Job Duties: Customer Service/Administrative duties in Membership Services
Hobbies: Gardening and reading
Favorite Expression: Be Yourself; Every One Else Is Already Taken (Oscar Wilde)
I will never be seen without...my birthmark on my cheek
3 things that are left on my bucket list-Living to the next day, then the next and finally the day after the next day.
The movie title that fits the story of my life is...” It’s a Wonderful Life”
Contact Edith - E: firstname.lastname@example.org P: 719-866-2317
Carol Hurley - Membership Support Services
Hometown: San Jose, CA
Education: BS, Business Administration
Background: Started with USAB in August 2015, previously spent 15 years with Lockheed-Martin prior to moving to CO, then worked for USA Weightlifting for 6 years & Remington College for 9 years.
Primary Job Duties: Assisting our membership with their questions & concerns
Hobbies: Reading, WORDS with friends & movie buff
Favorite Expression: “Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get.”
I will never be seen without... My cell phone.
3 things that are left on my bucket list...Visit Europe, learn how to golf & expand my creativity
The movie title that fits the story of my life is... Groundhog Day
Contact Carol- E: email@example.com P: 719-866-2355
Brian Lawrence - Chief Financial Officer
Hometown: Goldthwaite, TX
Education: BS Accounting Texas A&M University
Background: 5 ½ years with USA Boxing, Previous Positions with - USA Taekwondo, USA Fencing, Professional Bull Riders, Mortgage Investors Corp.
Primary Job Duties: Budgeting, Forecasting, Financial reporting
Hobbies: Restoring old cars
Favorite Expression: **censored**
I will never be seen without... a plan
Three things that are left on my bucket list... been everywhere and done everything
The movie title that fits the story of my life is...A Simple Plan
Contact Brian: E: firstname.lastname@example.org P: 719-866-2307
Cam Thompson - Accounting Clerk
Hometown: Jacksonville Beach, FL
Education: Bachelors from University of North Florida
Background: I’ve been with USA Boxing since May 2010. Prior to that I worked for a family owned accounting firm for 5 years in Tampa, FL.
Primary Job Duties: I handle accounts payable/receivable, am the liaison for the LBC treasurers, administer the scholarship program and assist with HR duties.
Hobbies: Spending time with my family at one of the Disney theme parks, riding bikes (leisurely) and hanging out at the beach.
Favorite Expression: Not sure if it’s my favorite but my kids hear it ALL the time “It’s better to have it and not need it than to need it and not have it”.
I will never be seen without... Sunglasses and sandals since moving back to Florida.
3 things that are left on my bucket list...Switzerland, Germany and California
The movie title that fits the story of my life is... Living for Today
Contact Cam - E: email@example.com P: 719-866-2315
High Performance Department
Matt Johnson - High Performance Director
Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO
Education: University of Colorado at Boulder, Majored in Economics and Psychology
Background: Began my career in boxing as the High Performance and Events Intern in January 2012 then transitioned to the National Programs Coordinator in October 2012. Became the National Teams Manager in April 2014 and then became the High Performance Director in January 2015.
Primary Job Duties: Oversee the planning and operations of USA Boxing’s National teams, athlete section, coaching selection and management.
Hobbies: I like sporting events, concerts and traveling.
Favorite Expression: If you ain't first, you're last
I will never be seen without… Sunglasses
3 things that are left on my bucket list: Flying on a private jet, going to the Super Bowl to watch the Green Packers, Hang out with Larry David
The movie title that fits the story of my life is… Austin Powers International Man of Mystery
Contact Matt - E: firstname.lastname@example.org P: 719-866-2321
Jessica Luscinski - National Teams Manager
Hometown: Bedford, Mass.
Education: Bachelor’s of Science in Health Science from Boston University
Background: After college, I played professional soccer for the Boston Breakers. I moved out to Colorado in 2013, where I’ve worked for the U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Triathlon prior to joining the team at USA Boxing.
Primary Job Duties: Support USA Boxing’s National Teams’ camps and competitions.
Hobbies: Rock climbing, mountain biking and skiing
Favorite Expression: “Success isn’t a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.”-Arnold H. Glasow
I will never be seen without…my water bottle
3 things that are left on my bucket list: Hike in Patagonia wearing Patagonia, sky dive, and ski in the Alps.
The movie title that fits the story of my life: The Big Short
Contact information : E: email@example.com P:719-866-3204
Billy Walsh - Women's National Team Head Coach
Kay Koroma - Resident Coach
Annemarie Blanco - Communications and Marketing Manager
Hometown: Atlanta, Georgia
Education: Bachelors in Journalism & Masters in Sports Management
Background: Started with USA Boxing in December 2015. Previously worked with U.S. Paralympics, Nashville Predators, International Paralympic Committee, Full Light Records and CMT. Also did freelance work for USA Football, National Football Post and Patriots Insider.
Primary Job Duties: Handle all aspects of public relations, communications, marketing, digital media and social media for USA Boxing.
Hobbies outside of work: world traveler, movie buff, concert lover, Quality pup time with my pomeranian Rooney
Favorite Expression: It's not what we do that defines us, it's how we rise after falling
I will never be seen without... Something Patriots related
3 things that are left on my bucket list... Hug a koala bear, backpack through Europe, meet Tom Brady
The movie title that fits the story of my life is... Absolutely Fabulous
Contact Annemarie - E: firstname.lastname@example.org P: 719-866-3240
Brian Taylor - Communications and Marketing Intern
Hometown: Whiteville, NC
Education: Bachelors in Journalism from East Carolina University, Masters in Sport Management from West Virginia University
Professional Background: Began in Nov. 2016, prior to USA Boxing I interned with the Big South Conference, Charlotte Hornets, Inside Gymnastics Magazine, as well as interned in PR agencies working on collegiate sports sponsorship programs and NASCAR.
Primary Job Duties: Assistant with all PR, communications, marketing and social media initiatives for USA Boxing
Hobbies: concerts, movies and watching Duke basketball and Pirate football
Favorite Expression: “We are the Pirates of ECU..Hey!”
I will never be seen without... my cell phone and a bottle of Dr. Pepper
3 things that are left on my bucket list: Attend a Duke vs. UNC Men’s Basketball game at Cameron Indoor Stadium, travel to Australia and make it on to a reality tv show or game show.
The movie title that fits the story of my life is.. The Peaceful Warrior
Contact Brian - E: email@example.com