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

(acting)

2000-2001

Failed to stem organizational splintering

Lloyd Ward

2001-2003

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

Jim Scherr


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