National Office:

USA Boxing

1 Olympic Plaza

Colorado Springs, CO  80909 

Phone: (719) 866-2300

Fax: (719) 866-2132

 

 

MEMBERSHIP AND GENERAL INFORMATION CONTACT: 719-866-2323


National Headquarters Staff


Executive Department



Mike McAtee - Executive Director


Hometown: Lawrence, Kansas 

Education: BS in Criminal Justice from Washburn University, Topeka, Kansas

Background: I have been with USAB since June 2016. In regards to my path to USAB it has been a life time journey. I started boxing when I was 12-years-old competed in Junior Olympics, Silver Gloves and Golden Gloves. I then worked for a boxing equipment manufacture for several years. I have trained amateur and professional boxers, later competed as a Masters Division Boxer and recently ran a gym training Masters boxers and providing boxing fitness classes. I retired from the Lawrence KS Police Department as a police Detective, 25 years of service, 22 years as a member of our SWAT team and trained Police Recruits fitness boxing.

Primary Job Duties: Director of Boxing Operations, responsible for the “Boxing Mission” of USA

Hobbies: I like working out; boxing, running and weight lifting

Favorite Expression: "If not me, who?"

I will never be seen without... Phone

Three things that are left on my bucket list : Going to an Army v. Navy football game; visiting the White House; Going to the Olympic Games

The movie title that fits the story of my life is... The Cowboys starring John Wayne 

Contact Mike - E: mmcatee@usaboxing.org P: 719-866-2306

 

 

        

Stacy Arredondo – Administrative Assistant

Hometown: Sacramento, California

Education: BS in Recreation Administration

Background: 5 years planning programs and events for a parks & rec department, 3 years doing publicity for military activities and 4 years as a church office manager.

Primary Job Duties: Assist Executive Director and USA Boxing staff

Hobbies: Traveling, scrapbooking, my kids’ activities, and reading

Favorite Expression: “A picture is worth a thousand words”

I will never be seen without... A to go coffee cup

3 things that are left on my bucket list: hot air balloon ride, own a Florida vacation home, and travel to Australia (already met my goal of traveling to all 50 states)

The movie title that fits the story of my life is: College Road Trip

Contact Stacy - E: sarredondo@usaboxing.org P: 719-866-2302


Membership Department




Lynette Smith - Director of Membership Services

Hometown: Oostburg, Wisconsin 

Education: Finished High School in Orlando, Florida and took numerous college courses while living overseas as a military spouse. 

Background: With USA Boxing for 11 years; previously worked with not-for-profit organizations most of my career. 

Primary Job Duties: Member customer service, LBC leadership liaison, handle issues and grievances/appeals. 

Hobbies: Skiing, gardening, reading 

I will never be seen without... My “Sister” bracelet, whenever I wear it, it’s like having my sister with me. 

3 things that are left on my bucket list: Traveling to…New York City, San Francisco, Alaska 

The movie title that fits the story of my life is: It’s A Wonderful Life 

Contact Lynette - E: lsmith@usaboxing.org P: 719-866-2311

 

Betsy McCallister - Membership Manager

Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO


Education: BA in Home Economics Education from the University of Northern Colorado

Background: I worked for the U.S. Olympic Committee for 10 years and I’ve been with USA Boxing for a little over 4 years.

Primary Job Duties: Almost anything related to membership, plus I serve as the HR person.


Hobbies: Photography – mostly people.

Favorite Expression: “It’s been lovely, but I have to scream now.”

I will never be seen without... makeup!

3 things that are left on my bucket list: Parasailing in Hawaii, a Caribbean cruise, hiking in Yosemite

The movie title that fits the story of my life is: 9 to 5

Contact Betsy: E: bmccallister@usaboxing.org P: 719-866-2324


Carol Hurley - Membership Services

Hometown: San Jose, CA

Education: BS, Business Administration 

Background: Started with USAB in August 2015, previously spent 15 years with Lockheed-Martin prior to moving to CO, then worked for USA Weightlifting for 6 years and Remington College for 9 years.

Primary Job Duties: Assisting our membership with their questions and concerns

Hobbies: Reading, WORDS with friends and movie buff

Favorite Expression: “Success is getting what you want, happiness is wanting what you get.”

I will never be seen without... My cell phone.

3 things that are left on my bucket list: Visit Europe, learn how to golf and expand my creativity 

The movie title that fits the story of my life is: Groundhog Day

Contact Carol- E: churley@usaboxing.org P: 719-866-2355

 

       

Claudia Douglas - Membership Services

 

Hometown:  Born in Memphis, TN but lived here in Colorado for 52 years so almost a native.

 

Education:  Graduated locally from Widefield High School

 

Background:  Office manager of a non-profit for 15 years, Head Secretary French Elementary School for 13 years I dearly miss the 700 students and Office Manager for a construction company for 5 years. 

 

Primary Job Duties: Part of the awesome Member Services team, and happy that I get to work with some students again.

 

Hobbies outside of work:  Cooking & baking, gardening, my 3 children and twin grand baby boys.

 

Favorite Expression:  "Not to spoil the ending, but everything is going to be OK"

 

I will never be seen without... a bottle of water in some form, and a tissue.

 

3 things that are left on my bucket list:  Visit Switzerland, vacation to Hawaii with my family, take the grandkids to Disneyland. 

 

The movie title that fits the story of my life is...As Good As It Gets.

 

Contact Claudia: E: cdouglas@usaboxing.org P: 719-866-2777

 

Finance Department



Brian Lawrence - Chief Financial Officer

Hometown: Goldthwaite, TX

Education: BS Accounting Texas A&M University

Background: 5 ½ years with USA Boxing, Previous Positions with - USA Taekwondo, USA Fencing, Professional Bull Riders, Mortgage Investors  Corp.

Primary Job Duties: Budgeting, Forecasting, Financial reporting

Hobbies: Restoring old cars

 

Favorite Expression: "Fortunate favors the bold." 

I will never be seen without... a plan

Three things that are left on my bucket list... been everywhere and done everything

The movie title that fits the story of my life is: A Simple Plan

Contact Brian: E: blawrence@usaboxing.org P: 719-866-2314


Cam Thompson - Accounting Clerk 


Hometown: Jacksonville Beach, FL

Education: Bachelors from University of North Florida

Background: I’ve been with USA Boxing since May 2010. Prior to that I worked for a family owned accounting firm for 5 years in Tampa, FL.

Primary Job Duties: I handle accounts payable/receivable, am the liaison for the LBC treasurers, administer the scholarship program and assist with HR duties.

Hobbies: Spending time with my family at one of the Disney theme parks, riding bikes (leisurely) and hanging out at the beach.

Favorite Expression: Not sure if it’s my favorite but my kids hear it ALL the time “It’s better to have it and not need it than to need it and not have it”.

I will never be seen without... Sunglasses and sandals since moving back to Florida.


3 things that are left on my bucket list: Switzerland, Germany and California

The movie title that fits the story of my life is: Living for Today

Contact Cam - E: cthompson@usaboxing.org P: 719-866-2315

 


High Performance Department



Matt Johnson - High Performance Director

Hometown: Colorado Springs, CO

Education: University of Colorado at Boulder, Majored in Economics and Psychology

Background: Began my career in boxing as the High Performance and Events Intern in January 2012 then transitioned to the National Programs Coordinator in October 2012. Became the National Teams Manager in April 2014 and then became the High Performance Director in January 2015.

Primary Job Duties: Oversee the planning and operations of USA Boxing’s National teams, athlete section, coaching selection and management.

Hobbies: I like sporting events, concerts and traveling.

Favorite Expression: "If you ain't first, you're last."

I will never be seen without… Sunglasses 

3 things that are left on my bucket list: Flying on a private jet, going to the Super Bowl to watch the Green Bay Packers and hang out with Larry David.

The movie title that fits the story of my life is: Austin Powers International Man of Mystery

Contact Matt - E: mjohnson@usaboxing.org P: 719-866-2321



Jessica Luscinski - National Teams Manager

Hometown: Bedford, Mass. 


Education: Bachelor’s of Science in Health Science from Boston University

Background: After college, I played professional soccer for the Boston Breakers. I moved out to Colorado in 2013, where I’ve worked for the U.S. Olympic Committee and USA Triathlon prior to joining the team at USA Boxing.

Primary Job Duties: Oversee all logistics and operations of USA Boxing's National Teams' camps and competitions.

Hobbies: Rock climbing, mountain biking and skiing

Favorite Expression: “Success isn’t a result of spontaneous combustion. You must set yourself on fire.”-Arnold H. Glasow

I will never be seen without…my water bottle

3 things that are left on my bucket list: Hike in Patagonia wearing Patagonia, attend a Barcelona FC home game, travel through Italy.

The movie title that fits the story of my life: The Big Short

Contact information : E: jluscinski@usaboxing.org P:719-866-2304

 

Billy Walsh - Women's National Team Head Coach 

Kay Koroma - Resident Coach

Communications/Digital/Marketing Department

Brian Taylor - Communications Coordinator

Hometown: Whiteville, NC

Education: Bachelors in Journalism from East Carolina University, Masters in Sport Management from West Virginia University

Professional Background: Began at USA Boxing in November 2016. Prior I interned with the Big South Conference, Charlotte Hornets, Inside Gymnastics Magazine, as well as interned in PR agencies working on collegiate sports sponsorship programs and NASCAR.

Primary Job Duties: Assistant with all PR, communications, marketing and social media initiatives for USA Boxing

Hobbies: concerts, movies and watching Duke basketball and Pirate football

Favorite Expression: “We are the Pirates of ECU..Hey!”

I will never be seen without... my cell phone and a bottle of Dr. Pepper

3 things that are left on my bucket list: Attend a Duke vs. UNC Men’s Basketball game at Cameron Indoor Stadium, travel to Australia and make it on to a reality TV show or game show.

The movie title that fits the story of my life is: The Peaceful Warrior

Contact Brian - E: btaylor@usaboxing.org P: 719-866-2322

EVENTS DEPARTMENT

Abbey Smith - Events Coordinator 

Hometown: Chattanooga, Tenn. 

Professional Background: Fifteen years working in non-profit programming for at-risk youth at YMCA. Born into the sport, coordinating events at the LBC, regional and national level for the past 16 years. 

Primary Job Duties: Coordinate event logistics for all USA Boxing tournaments. 

Hobbies: Boating, DIYer

Favorite Expression: "In my defense, I was left unsupervised."

I will never be seen without... I lose everything. 

3 things that are left on my bucket list: Going to Germany to visit my BFF AM, scuba diving during the whale migration and running with the bulls in Spain.

The movie title that fits the story of my life is: One Flew over the Cuckoos Nest 

Contact Abbey - E: asmith@usaboxing.org P: 719-866-2045