YUCC 2015: Dr. Tom Crawford – Athlete Development Models in the USA
by | March 19, 2015, 7:00am 0
Tom Crawford joined USA Ultimate in late 2009 after a decade of founding and managing entrepreneurial ventures in New York. Prior to accepting the role as Chief Executive Officer for USA Ultimate, Dr. Crawford was a founder and Managing Partner of High Performance Associates (HPA). Tom had almost 10 years as the Director of Coaching and Managing Director for high performance programs for the United States Olympic Committee (USOC). During his tenure at the USOC, Dr. Crawford led the development and management of education and performance programs for over 45 Olympic and Pan American sports, including virtually all Olympic teams and coaches. Prior to the USOC, Dr. Crawford was a founding staff member and Senior Director of the National Institute for Fitness and Sport. He is a member of the American Psychological Association and The Association of Chief Executives of Sport.