Q&A with the 2019 USA Ultimate Board of Directors Candidates

Posted: October 23, 2018 12:54 PM

Colorado Springs, Colo. (Oct. 23, 2018) - Polls open soon for the 2019-21 USA Ultimate Board of Directors election. Before you submit your vote, we encourage you to get to know the candidates running for the two open seats: at-large and elite athlete. 

Candidates running for the at-large seat are Jimmy Donnellon, Matt Goff, Ethan Latinsky, Frank Nam and Timothy Rockwood.

All current USA Ultimate members in good standing are eligible to vote for the at-large seat.

The elite athlete election is being contested by three candidates: Kurt Gibson, Dave Klink and Charlie Mercer.

Only elite athletes, as defined by USA Ultimate’s Bylaws, Section 5.6(b), are eligible to vote in the elite athlete election. 

Get to know the candidates:

1. Get started by reading the candidates' public statements

2. Find out what they had to say in response to questions submitted by the ultimate community earlier this month:

At-Large Candidates' Q&A

AtLargeCandidates 2019BoDElection

Elite Athlete Candidates' Q&A

EliteAthleteCandidates 2019BoDElection


Polls open this Thursday, Oct. 25, at 10:00 a.m. MT.


Have any questions or comments? We welcome community feedback and discussion made in a respectful manner. Please refrain from profanity or personal attacks, as such public comments negatively reflect on our sport and community.