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The Mission of the AAC: 
“To communicate the interests and protect the rights of athletes, in cooperative support of the USOC achieving its mission.”



Representative- Dan Patterson   Dan.Patterson@bowl.com
Alt Representative- Lynda Barnes
Member- Tony Manna
Member- Stefanie Johnson 

Kacie Wallace, Athlete Ombudsman
Sara Clark, Asst. Athlete Ombudsman
Phone: 719-866-5000
Email: kacie.wallace@usoc.org; sara.clark@usoc.org
Phone: 888-ATHLETE
Email: athlete.ombudsman@usoc.org  


Eligibility Requirements:

All athletes/nominees must adhere to the following requirements prior to applying for the position:

·         Must have represented the USA in Olympic, Pan American, WTBA World or American Zone Championships or other Major International competition.  

·         Representation must have occurred within the preceding ten (10) years.

For more information on the AAC, please see the following URL from USOC: http://usathlete.org

·         The USBC AAC term is for 4 years.  

·         Must be able to devote time and have wiliness to see the job through.

·         Will be elected by athletes.

·         USBC AAC meets approximately 1-2 times a year, at various locations around the country 

·         (Typically in Arlington).

·         USBC AAC meetings typically start after a USBC Board meeting. 

·         For the 4 Athlete Representatives.  All expenses are paid by USBC.





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