COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo., Dec. 6, 2012 – USA Taekwondo welcomed Manager of Communications Kevin Loughery to its staff on Dec. 3. Loughery previously served as the Communications Coordinator at USA Gymnastics in Indianapolis before taking over for former Director of Communications Bill Kellick, who left USA Taekwondo for an opportunity with USA Cycling.
Loughery will oversee day-to-day media responsibilities, which include but are not limited to media outreach, public relations efforts, website content, social media, news releases, publications and events management.
In addition to USA Gymnastics, Loughery has previously worked as a web writer for Colts.com and communications intern with the U.S. Olympic Committee in Colorado Springs, Colo. Loughery received his degree in Sport Communications at Indiana University.
“I’m excited to add someone with Kevin’s skills and background to USA Taekwondo’s staff,” said CEO Eric Parthen. “While we had a number of qualified candidates for this role, Kevin’s experience with both the U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Gymnastics made him a perfect fit.”
For more information or questions, please contact Kevin Loughery at 719-866-3626 or 719-232-7792.