Board of Directors

Chairman of the Board: Courtney Schmidt (GLCA)

Vice chairwoman of the Board: Catharine Persinger (Alaska, Colorado & At-Large)

Treasurer: Earle Conrad

Secretary: Gordon Maclean

Secretary General: Rick Patzke

Board members (region, term ending):

  • Jeff Annis (Minnesota, 2020)
  • Craig Brown (AAC, 2019)
  • Russ Brown (Illinois, 2020)
  • Jeff Hannon (GNCC, 2019)
  • Matt Gamboa (MOPAC, 2019)
  • Dean Gemmell (USOC AAC, 2020]
  • Joel Leneker (GNCC, 2018)
  • Rich Lepping (Wisconsin, 2019)
  • Hawley Maclean (Board-elected, 2019)
  • Steve O'Keefe (Wisconsin, 2020)
  • Doug Potter (Washington, 2019)
  • Catharine Persinger (Alaska, Colorado & At-Large, 2018)
  • Courtney Schmidt (GLCA, 2020)
  • Jessica Schultz (AAC, 2019)
  • Roger Smith (Dakota Territory, 2019)
  • Jennifer Stannard (USWCA, 2018)
  • Scott Stevinson (Mid America, 2018)
  • Bill Stopera (AAC, 2019)
  • Monica Walker (AAC, 2019)
  • Nick Wellen (MN, 2019)
  • Beau Welling (Board-elected, 2019)

AAC=Athletes' Advisory Council; WCF=World Curling Federation; USWCA=United States Women's Curling Association

USOC & WCF Representatives

United States Olympic Committee (USOC):

  • USCA representatives: Rick Patzke & Rich Lepping
  • USCA representative to the USOC AAC: Dean Gemmell
  • USCA representative to the USOC AAC alternate: Joe Polo

World Curling Federation (WCF):

  • USCA representatives: Jennifer Stannard, Mark Swandby*, Leland Rich*, Beau Welling

*voice, no vote