(To fill unexpired term through 2012 with the possibility
of consideration for an additional term to follow)
Board of Directors
USATT is the national organizing body for table tennis in the United States. Created in 1933 and headquartered in Colorado Springs, its staff serves the 9000+ members and 285+ clubs that are affiliated with USATT. It oversees a wide variety of membership services, the national teams, and other areas such as the rules of the game, and numerous online instructional and historical articles. It is governed and run by the 9 members of the board of directors, numerous committees, and paid staff.
Roles & Responsibilities:
The USATT Board of Directors represents the interests of the Table Tennis community for USATT in the United States and its athletes by providing USATT with policy, guidance and strategic direction. USATT Board of Directors shall exercise and have authority over all corporate powers, and oversee the management of its business and affairs. Each Board member is collectively responsible for the following:
To summarize the applicable provision of the Bylaws in Section 7.7, an “independent director” shall be determined to have no material relationship with USATT, either directly or through an organization that has a material relationship with USATT. A relationship is “material” if, in the judgment of the Nominating and Governance Committee, it would interfere with the director’s independent judgment.
A director shall not be considered independent if, within the preceding two (2) years:
Serving in the capacity of an Independent Director or Independent Committee member does not negate the independent status for consideration in a consecutive subsequent term. Where the guidelines above do not address a particular relationship, the determination of whether the relationship is material, and whether a director is independent, shall be made by the Nominating and Governance Committee.Application Process:
USA Table Tennis’ Nominating Committee invites letters of nomination, applications, or expressions of interest. To be considered for this position, please submit a brief letter of interest, an updated resume/CV, and a list of 6-8 references. Confidential review of materials will begin immediately and continue until the appointment is made. It is preferred, however, that all nominations and applications be submitted prior to November 28, 2011.
Please submit all letters of nomination, applications, or expressions of interest to:
Daniel F. Parker, Sr.
(Phone) 770-804-1996 ext: 111
(Fax) 770-804-1917 – please call to confirm receipt
USA Table Tennis is an Equal Opportunity/Affirmative Action Organization.
Women and minorities are encouraged to apply.