usoc chief executives

Leadership by committee

(David J. Phillip - AP)
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Sunday, December 27, 2009

Since the U.S. Olympic Committee began seeking more corporate leadership in 2000, it has experienced extraordinary turnover in its highest ranks.

Norm Blake

Feb.-Nov. 2000

Departed after nine months after friction with staff and volunteers

Scott Blackmun



Failed to stem organizational splintering

Lloyd Ward


Forced out amid accusations of steering USOC business to his brother's company

Jim Scherr

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