2018 Board of Directors
ARC President–Mark Lattanzi
Oversight of organization; runs board meetings. Two year term.
ARC Vice President–Mark Harris
Assists President; coordinates membership; presides in President's absence. Two year term.
ARC VP/Treasurer–Michael Garrison
Maintains accounts, generates monthly financial statements. Two year term.
ARC VP/Secretary–Kate White
Keeps meeting minutes, updates website, etc. Two year term.
National Ranking Leader–Ryan Ognibene
Administers team rankings. Two year term.
Racers/RD Resources Leader–Shane Hagerman
Generates resources for racers and race directors. One year term.
Outreach Leader–Abby Perkiss
Leads initiative on growing the sport of adventure racing in the US. One year term.
Sponsorship Leader–Michelle Faucher
Helps acquire sponsors and partnerships. One year term.
Data and Statistics Leader–Cy Sack
Collects data, generates reports, conducts surveys. One year term.
Region Development—Matt Hayes
Leads group of regional directors; helps with regional series
The ARC bylaws elaborate on the rules surrounding the board.
Description and Expectations
Board members serve for a two year term.
The full board will meet quarterly (could be virtual/online).
Each board member will have an initiative to lead.
Each board member will form a team/subcommittee to work on their initiative. The team can consist of other board members, regular members and people in the community.
Each board member will post at least monthly to the ARC blog/email list about ongoing efforts. These posts will also serve as a means to gather direction and feedback from the AR community.
Each board member will report current status and items for discussion to the full board at the quarterly meetings of the full board.
Each board member will review, offer changes, and vote on the various initiatives as they are presented to the full board.
Each board member will promote the AR Cooperative to build membership, and to grow the sport of adventure racing.
Other ARC Positions
ARC also has a few appointed roles including:
Social Media and Website Maintainer: Liz Faucher
USARA Liaison: Brent Freedland
New England: Cliff White
Mid-Atlantic: John Courain
Appalachia: Mark Montague
Southeast: Ron Eaglin
Midwest: Dallas/Shawn Lemaster
North Central: Paula Waite
Plains: Jon von Dis
South Central: Art Cook
Rockies: Katie Ferrington
Cascadia: Matt Hayes
Regional Coordinator (Board Position):: Matt Hayes