The USOC Athlete Ombudsman Office



Kacie Wallace, Athlete Ombudsman

Kacie has served as Athlete Ombudsman since January 2015. As an attorney with an advanced degree in dispute resolution, Kacie spent the prior 10 years mediating disputes for the USOC. She has taught negotiation, mediation and international conflict management at Duke University and North Carolina Central University Schools of Law, as well as in Hong Kong and Thailand through the Rotary Center for International Peace and Conflict Resolution. She was a swimmer at Duke University and now paddles for the YOLOboard Standup Paddle team, competing in the 2013 World Championships across the Molokai Channel in Hawaii, and recently paddled 304.6 miles from South Carolina to Virginia to raise awareness about ocean sustainability. She now resides in Colorado Springs, Colorado, and plans to become a sprint paddler in the not-so-open waters of Colorado.  

Contact Kacie Wallace:
Phone: 719-866-2299
Email: kacie@usathlete.org