NGB Communications Contacts


Olympic Summer | Olympic Winter | Pan American | Paralympic

Olympic Summer 

NGB Name Title Phone Email
USA Archery Sarah Boyd Communications Specialist 201-919-8050
USA Artistic Swimming  Alyssa Jacobs Communications Coordinator  719-866-2033 
USA Badminton Trenton Szeto Communications Specialist
USA Baseball Brad Young
Senior Director, Communications 919-474-8721 x212
USA Baseball Emily Fedewa Director, Media Relations 919-474-8721 x255  
USA Baseball Josh Spitz Assistant Director, Communications
USA Basketball Renee Felton Head of Communications
USA Basketball Michael Terry Director, Communications
USA Basketball Justin Trujillo  Manager, Communications
USA Boxing Brian Taylor Manager, Communications and Digital Media 910-207-1969
American Canoe Assoc. Kaycee Maas Communications Coordinator
USA Climbing Ben Lowe Marketing and Communications Director
USA Cycling Erika Lehman Chief Marketing Officer   603.767.6063
USA Cycling Tom Mahoney Manager, Marketing Operations 719-434-4216
USA Cycling Angelina Palermo Communications Manager 719-271-3912
Cycling – USA BMX Katie Moses Swope  Communications Lead   
USA Diving Jenn Lowery  Communications/Compliance
U.S. Equestrian Kathleen Landwehr Specialist, Sports Communications 859-225-6937
U.S. Equestrian Vicki Lowell Chief Marketing and Content Officer
USA Fencing  Bryan Wendell Director, Communications 570-768-9836
USA Field Hockey  Teryn Brill Galloway  Director of Communications   719-866-4374 
USA Golf/PGA Tour Joel Schuchmann Vice President, Communications 904-280-4707
USA Golf/PGA Tour Haley Peterson Communications Specialist 559-356-8802
USA Golf/LPGA Tour Brian Carroll Senior Vice President, Media Distribution
USA Golf/LPGA Tour  Christina Lance Director of Tour Media   908-963-1691 
USA Gymnastics Jill Geer Chief Communications & Marketing Officer 317.829.5657
USA Gymnastics Meredith Yeoman Manager, Communications 812-219-2743
USA Judo Nicole Jomantas Director of Communications, Marketing and Development 719-761-7909
USA Karate Elizabeth Sottile Manager, Member Services 719-477-6925
USA Karate Jose Fraguas  Manager, Communications 310-433-6732  
USA Pentathlon Kevin Montford Deputy Director, Media Relations 719-466-9162
USRowing  Brett Johnson Senior Director, Programs and Communications 609-751-0707
USA Rugby  Calder Cahill  Head of Communications - Community & NGB Governance
USA Rugby Taylor Dean Sr. Manager, HP Communications
U.S. Sailing  Allison Chenard Communications Coordinator 401-342-7900
USA Shooting  Brittany Nelson Manager, PR & Communications 719-866-4883
USA Skateboarding        
U.S. Soccer  Neil Buethe  Director, Communications  312-528-1270
U.S. Soccer   Aaron Heifetz Press Officer, Women's National Team 312-630-2287
U.S. Soccer   Michael Kammarman Press Officer, Men's National Team 312-528-1246
U.S. Soccer   Chris Kennedy Youth National Team Press Officer 312-528-1292
USA Softball Morgan Palmer Director of Communications 405-425-3475
USA Swimming Molly O'Mara Fillmore
Director, Communications
USA Swimming   Jessica Delos Reyes Senior Manager, Corporate Communications  719-866-3498
USA Table Tennis Barbara Wei Marketing Specialist   
USA Table Tennis  Josh Dyke Marketing Communications Associate
USA Taekwondo Donna Allen Marketing and Communications Manager
USA Team Handball Ryan Johnson
U.S. Tennis Tom LaDue Director of Communications 914-697-2352
U.S. Tennis Brendan McIntyre Senior Director, Corporate Communications 914-696-7077
U.S. Tennis Chris Widmaier Managing Director, Corporate Communications 914-696-7284
U.S. Tennis Pat Mitsch Sr. Coordinator, Corporate Communications 914-697-2291
USA Track & Field  Natalie Uhl Communications Coordinator
USA Triathlon  Francisco Cousin Director of Marketing and Communications
USA Triathlon Stephen Meyers Sr. Content & Communications Manager
USA Triathlon Kyle Scholzen Communications Manager   
USA Volleyball   B.J. Evans  Communications Manager 719-649-2389
USA Volleyball   Kassidi Gilgenast Chief Marketing Officer 719-228-6800
USA Water Polo   Greg Mescall  Director, Communications   714-500-5455
USA Water Polo Alex Ellison Communications Coordinator
USA Weightlifting  Brandon Penny Director, Communications and Content 917-374-0349
USA Wrestling  Gary Abbott  Director, Communications and Special Projects  719-659-9637

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Olympic Winter

NGB Name Title Phone Email
U.S. Biathlon Bill Kellick Communications Specialist 719-354-6580
USA Bobsled & Skeleton Abby Slenker Digital Media and Communications Manager 931-249-3673
USA Curling         
U.S. Figure Skating Kara Raney Director, Media and Digital Strategy 719-228-3437
U.S. Figure Skating
Kristen Henneman  Manager, Digital Communications 719.228.3468
USA Hockey  Dave Fischer  Senior Director, Communications 719-538-1171
USA Hockey Melissa Katz Manager, Communications
USA Luge  Lauren Howe  Communications Specialist
 USA Nordic Riley Elliot Communications Manager 801-580-9396
U.S. Ski & Snowboard
Courtney Harkins Director, Marketing & Communications 978-314-1019
U.S. Ski & Snowboard Tom Horrocks Manager, Communications (Cross-Country Skiing) 802-760-8985
US Speedskating  Samantha Snyder Marketing and Communications Coordinator
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Pan American

NGB Name Title Phone Email
U.S. Bowling Congress Terry Bingham Communications Director 817-385-8379
USA Racquetball Renée Isherwood Director of Operations and National Teams 719-645-4945
USA Roller Sports Eric Steele Executive Director 402-483-7551 x22
US Squash Chris McClintick Sr. Communications Manager and Web Content Strategist 212-268-4090 x5894
USA Water Ski Scott Atkinson Director, Communications 863-874-5682
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NGB/HPMO Name Title Phone Email
Lakeshore Foundation (Wheelchair Rugby) Mary Allison Cook Coordinator, Communications 205-313-7464
Lakeshore Foundation (Wheelchair Rugby) Jen Remick Allred Director, Communications and Membership 205-313-7417
Lakeshore Foundation (Wheelchair Rugby) Damian Veazey  Associate Director, Communications 205-313-7428
National Wheelchair Basketball Association Brandon McBeain Director, Membership Services & Programs 719-266-4082 x108
U.S. Association of Blind Athletes (Goalball)  Bill Kellick Communications Manager 719-866-3222
U.S. Para-Equestrian Association Lindsay McCall Manager, Public Relations
U.S. Paralympics Alpine Skiing Kristen Gowdy Para Internal NGB Press Officer   719-866-3481
U.S. Paralympics Boccia Kristen Gowdy Para Internal NGB Press Officer 
U.S. Paralympics Cycling Kristen Gowdy Para Internal NGB Press Officer  719-866-3481
U.S. Paralympics Nordic Skiing Kristen Gowdy Para Internal NGB Press Officer  719-866-3481
U.S. Paralympics Powerlifting
Kristen Gowdy  Para Internal NGB Press Officer   719-866-3481
U.S. Paralympics Snowboarding Kristen Gowdy Para Internal NGB Press Officer  719-866-3481
U.S. Paralympics Swimming Kristen Gowdy Para Internal NGB Press Officer   719-866-3481
U.S. Paralympics Track & Field  Kristen Gowdy Para Internal NGB Press Officer  719-866-3481

The following summer NGBs also manage Paralympic sport: USA Archery, USA Badminton, American Canoe Association, U.S. Equestrian, USA Fencing, USA Judo, USRowing, USA Shooting, USA Table Tennis, USA Taekwondo, U.S. Tennis, USA Triathlon and USA Volleyball.

The following winter NGBs also manage Paralympic sport: USA Bobsled & Skeleton Federation, USA Curling and USA Hockey.

The USOPC manages the following Paralympic sports: alpine skiing, boccia, cycling, Nordic skiing (cross-country skiing and biathlon), powerlifting, snowboarding, swimming, and track and field.