USATT Calling for Independent Director Nominations for Interim Board of Directors

By USATT | Jan. 15, 2020, 6:06 p.m. (ET)


USA Table Tennis, the National Governing Body for the sport of Table Tennis - as recognized by the United States Olympic and Paralympic Committee, is currently in the process of seating a new Interim Board of Directors as requested by the US Olympic and Paralympic Committee. The Interim Board will serve until June 1, 2020, or until a new Board of Directors is seated according to USATT’s bylaws. USATT intends to seat the Interim Board by January 31, 2020, as requested by the USOPC.

As part of this process, USATT is seeking three new independent directors to serve on the Interim Board, with the possibility of continuing as part of the organization’s new Board of Directors after the Interim Board’s term of service. The USATT Nominating and Governance Committee is conducting a public call for expressions of interest for the position of interim independent directors. Independent director candidates must meet the standards of independence described in Article 7.7 and the qualifications for service outlined in Article 7.4 of the USATT bylaws.

The Nominating and Governance Committee is being advised by Boardspan Inc. Boardspan provides board and governance expertise to public, private and nonprofit companies through cloud-based and traditional advisory services. To express interest in being considered for a position as an interim member of the Board of Directors, please send a board profile or resume to USATT@boardspan.com by January 22, 2020.