UFC Anti-Doping Program

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The United States Anti-Doping Agency is a non-profit corporation under the direction of an independent Board of Directors. Headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colorado, USADA’s professional staff is responsible for managing and coordinating the organization’s testing, science & research, education, and adjudication initiatives. Click here for DCOs.

Executive Team

Travis T. Tygart

Chief Executive Officer

Sandi Briggs

Chief Financial Officer

Jeff Cook

General Counsel

Matthew Fedoruk, PhD

Chief Science Officer

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Matt Sicchio

Chief Operating Officer

General & Administrative

Alejandro Lugo


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Shahera Shalabi

Human Resources Senior Manager

Karen Knapp

Karen Knapp

AP & Procurement Supervisor

Odain Walters

Staff Accountant

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Martha Vargas

AR Accounting Coordinator

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Francoise Farrell

Executive Assistant


Adam Woullard

Director of communications

Averi Walker

Communications Manager

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Dave Kottler

Graphic Designer

Matthew Morgan

Video Producer & Editor

Hailey Radvillas

Communications Program Lead

Legal & Results management

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Victor Burgos

Chief Investigative Officer

Ted Koehler

Legal Affairs & Trial Counsel Manager

Nadia Soghomonian

Legal Affairs & Investigations Counsel

Lisa McCumber

Testing Results Manager

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Chelsea Busa

Pro & Emerging Sports Paralegal

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Karin Caito


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Anna Sherohman

Olympic & Paralympic Paralegal

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Johncie Wingard


TrueSport and Elite Education

Jennifer Royer, PhD

Senior Director of TrueSport & Awareness

Tammy Hanson

Elite Education Manager

Betsy Douglass

TrueSport operations and outreach education manager

Lisa Voight

TrueSport Partnership & Resources Manager

Scott Davern

Elite Education Lead

Audrey Shaw

TrueSport Outreach Education Program Lead

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Grayson Potter

Elite Education Coordinator

Testing & Athlete Services

Lindsey Stafford

Testing & Athlete Services Manager

Emily Bench

Athlete Services Lead

Hali Dickson

Athlete Services Coordinator

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Mitchell Risdon

Athlete Services Coordinator

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Shelly Rodemer

Administrative Assistant

Client Services

Brent Almand

Business Development Manager

Austin Marks

Client Services Coordinator

Technology & Innovation

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Lambert Hubel

Information Technology Manager

Dave Knutson

Network Administrator

Kenyatta Leon

IT Tech Support

Kaushik Karandikar

Senior Software Engineer

Gabi King

Technology Projects Specialist

Brent Wood

Database Specialist

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Jevon Butler

Application Technical Support

Doping Control Officer Operations

Michael Thompson

DCO Operations Manager

Terese Cabanting

DCO Operations Supervisor

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Alfred Westley

Training and Development Coordinator

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Gloria Shalinsky

Distribution Administrative Assistant

UFC Operations

Ryan Carpenter

UFC Operations Senior Manager

Brandon Buchanan

UFC Operations Program Lead

Melissa McPherson

UFC Training & Testing Support Lead

Victoria Patterson

UFC International Testing Program Lead

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Kimberly Beach

UFC Operations & Compliance Coordinator

Science, Research & Development

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Laura Lewis, PhD

Director of Science

Carol Congdon

Executive Administrator

Alex Bohl

Analytics & Reporting Program Lead

Drug Reference Resources

Amy Eichner, PhD

Special Advisor

Richard Mohr

Drug Reference Operations Manager

Benjamin Wheeler

TUE & Drug Reference Program Lead

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Annie Jirele

TUE & Drug Reference Coordinator

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