NATIONAL OFFICE:

USA Boxing

1 Olympic Plaza

Colorado Springs, CO  80909 

Phone: (719) 866-2300

Fax: (719) 866-2132


National Headquarters Staff


Executive Department



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: mmcatee@usaboxing.org P: 719-866-2306


Membership Department




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: lsmith@usaboxing.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: bmccallister@usaboxing.org 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: esmith@usaboxing.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: churley@usaboxing.org P: 719-866-2355

Finance Department




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: blawrence@usaboxing.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: cthompson@usaboxing.org 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: mjohnson@usaboxing.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: jluscinski@usaboxing.org P:719-866-3204

Billy Walsh - Women's National Team Head Coach 

Kay Koroma - Resident Coach


Communications/Digital/Marketing Department

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: ablanco@usaboxing.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: btaylor@usaboxing.org