The purpose of the USCA's Athletes' Advisory Council (AAC) is to provide comprehensive guidance and/or recommendations to the USCA on any issue relating to athletes. The mission of the AAC is to provide guidance to the USCA as the collective voice of elite athletes in the United States. AAC members make up 20 percent of the USCA Board of Directors. 


  • Alex Agre
  • Craig Brown,* vice chairman
  • Dean Gemmell, USOC AAC representative*
  • Colin Hufman
  • Augusto Perez
  • Joe Polo, USOC AAC alternate representative
  • Stephanie Senneker*
  • Jessica Schultz*
  • Bill Stopera, chairman

*USCA Board of Directors member

Click here to read the AAC bylaws (amended April 2020)