Membership in USA Diving is a privilege and not a right. In order to retain this privilege, members must comply with the published Code of Conduct and other provisions of the Code. That privilege can be withdrawn by USA Diving at any time where a member's conduct is determined to be inconsistent with the best interest of the sport of diving and of the athletes we are serving.

The following former members are permanently ineligible for membership with USA Diving:

Date of Decision            Name                          Violation
February 10, 2015 William A. Bohonyi      Code of Conduct, Sections 580.4, 582.2 and 582.4*

April 29, 2015 Patrick E. Fatta           Code of Conduct, Sections 580.3(a), 580.3(b)2, 580.4,(a) and 580.4(e)*

September 16, 2015       Donald Glass               Code of Conduct, Sections 580.3(a), 580.3(b)(2), 580.4(a) and 580.4 (c)(2)*

December 16, 2015        Harry Edelman             Code of Conduct, Sections 580.3(a), 580.3(b)(2), 580.4(a) and 580.4 (c)(2)*

July 13, 2016                  Maureen Mead            Code of Conduct, Sections 580.3(a) and 580.5(c)*

August 16, 2018             Candace Gottlieb         Code of Conduct, Section 30.3


Banned by U.S. Center for SafeSport

Date of Decision Name
January 16, 2018 Johel Ramirez

March 26, 2018               Cody Max Montgomery

March 26, 2020   Greg Triefenbach


* Indicates previous Bylaws, which were amended November of 2017. The former bylaws may be found here