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USA Judo Committees & Members


Audit Committee  Chair - Noboru Saito
Leo White
Mark Hill
Christal Ransom
Gerry Navarro

Coaches Education Committee  Chair - Pat Burris
Sergei Boyssou
Dr. Greg Chow
Bert Mackey
Jay Foster

Referee Committee  Chair - Robert Fukuda
Frank Morales
Joon Chi
Roy Englert
Sayaka Torra

Nominating Committee  Chair - Calvin Terada
Jeff LeForce
Manmohan Chima
Jose Bencosme
Roberto Hernandez

Judicial Committee  Chair - Karen Mackey
Tom Masterson
Bob Harvey
Rich Muller
Jeff LeForce
David Smith

Ethics Committee  Chair -
Karen Mackey
Tom Masterson
Peter Contardo
Anthony M. Zimkowski
Vickie Daniels
David Allen

High Performance Committee  Chair - Chris Skelley
Pat Burris
Jhonny Prado
Jim Hrbek
Eddie Liddie
Jimmy Pedro
Brian Olson - Athlete Rep
Mike Swain
Christal Ransom - Athlete Rep

Junior Athlete Performance Sub-Committee  Chair - Jim Hrbek
Serge Bouyssou
Brett Wolf
Jhonny Prado
Ruben Martin
Jason Harai
Pam McDonald
Aaron Cohen - Athlete Rep
Ryan Reser - Athlete Rep

Rank and Certification Task Force Committee  Chair - Jim Colgan
Patrick Burris
Mel Appelbaum
Bert Becerra
Ronald Hansen
Gerry Navarro
Corinne Shigemoto
James Webb
Gary Takemoto

Kata Task Force Committee  Chair - Barbara Houston-Shimizu
Eiko Shepherd, Vice Chair
Delynn Purcell, Secretary
Kuniko Takeuchi, Past Chair
John Anderson
Devin Cohen
Frances Glaze
Carla Martin
Gary Monto
Mike Purcell
Claudia Smith

Medical Task Force Committee  Chair - Bob Nishime, MD
Vice Chair: Bradford Lee, MD
Secretary: Greg Olson, DC
Takenari Asanuma, JT
Gary Berliner, MD
Jeb Burns, ATC
Anne Cappellari, MD
Wiemi Douoguih, MD
Traci Ferguson, MD
Joseph Fitzsimmons, MD
Eitan Geiber, ATC
Craig Gelfound, DC
Chris Herald, ATC
Masi Higuchi, JT
Emi Ishikawa, ATC
Steve Isono, MD
Lubor Jarolimek, MD
Karin Johnson, MD
Peter Kim, MD
Jonathan Knight, MD
Ricardo Nieves, MD
Joey Villaflor, MD

Veterans Task Force Committee  Chair - Brad Daniels
Joe Ragan
Walter Sapp
Doug Tono
Mike Tusay
Jeremy Williams