By USATT | Nov. 06, 2018, 5:08 p.m. (ET)



November 6, 2018 (Colorado Springs, CO) – USA Table Tennis (USATT) Board Chair Anne Warner Cribbs announced today that Chief Executive Officer Gordon Kaye has resigned his position effective November 30, 2018.


“We would like to thank Gordon for his four years of dedicated service to USATT, the board, its members, and constituents – and of course wish Gordon the very best for success in his future endeavors” commented Cribbs. “Our job as a board is to look to the future and recruit a new CEO prepared to lead and guide our organization through the opportunities that lie ahead.”


Under the guidance of the United States Olympic Committee, USATT recently completed the first phase of a strategic planning process and expects to approve a comprehensive plan at the December 2018 board meeting. Once approved, the board will move forward with the process of identifying and hiring a new CEO. The Board has identified a Search Committee which will engage an executive search firm to manage the recruiting process. The expected timeline is to identify a search firm by January 1, allow the selected firm to recruit and interview interested candidates, and complete the process on or about April 1, 2019.


Members are encouraged to submit preliminary letters of interest or recommendations for candidates at any time prior to the formal process commencing by sending an email to All recommended candidates will be reviewed and considered after January 1, 2019.