Ron Getto and Marty Mankamyer Appointed to Independent Director Posts

Dec. 08, 2008, 4:23 p.m. (ET)

Ron Getto (Scarsdale, N.Y.) and Marty Mankamyer (Colorado Springs, Colo.) were named to serve as independent directors on the USA Taekwondo board of directors during the group's Dec. 6-7 meeting in Colorado Springs, Colo. Both positions are four-year terms.

Getto will replace the seat vacated by Paul Scott (Denver, Colo.), while Mankamyer will be serving her second term on the board.

Getto serves as chief operating officer/chief financial officer for Cantor Fitzgerald, L.P. in New York City. A graduate of Columbia University and Columbia Business School, he has over 20 years of experience in financial services operations.

Mankamyer served as president of the United States Olympic Committee from 2002-2003.