Clinton-Trump Debate Draws 46.2 Overnight Florida To Introduce Stricklin As AD New LPGA Tournament Coming To Indianapolis StubHub Debuts 76ers Ticketing Platform Public Memorial For Arnold Palmer Planned Construction On Schedule For PyeongChang Marlins Pay Tribute To Fernandez Blue Jays Offer Look At Spring Training Remodel Nike Expected To Announce Q1 Earnings Drop
SBD/April 1, 2014/OlympicsPrint All
USA Luge last weekend elected an 11-person BOD, bringing an end to an 18-month effort to overhaul of its governance structure. The NGB used to have a national luge committee that elected its BOD. Now there will be a nomination committee that vets potential directors and puts them forward for a vote from USA Luge’s 300 members. A nomination committee made up of former board members put forward a slate of potential directors for membership to vote on and 11 directors were elected over the weekend. The 11 members of the board include Walt Disney Studios Motion Pictures VP/Marketing Paul Baribault; '02 U.S. Olympic team Chef de Mission J. Dwight Bell; two-time Olympian Erin Warren; Mary Ann Deignan, the head of Bank of America Lynch’s Equity Capital Markets; and Chris Welton, the former CEO of Helios Partners and President of Meridian Management, which sold Olympic sponsorships for the IOC in the late '90s.