Board of Directors

Board meeting information appears below the listing of directors.

>Go to Committees and task forces of Orienteering USA

(To use the following e-mail addresses, substitute the @ symbol for [at] and . for [dot], and remove all spaces.)

2018-2019 Board of Directors

Term Expires
  • President:  Clare Durand (CA) 661-726-1580 - rules [at] orienteeringusa [dot] org
  • Vice President/Club Services:  William Jameson (SC) 803-804-7364 -
    bill.jameson [at] hotmail [dot] com
  • Vice President/Competition:  Alex Jospe (MA) 617-610-2387 - acjospe [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Vice President/Finance:  Pat Meehan (OH) 513-728-5688 - pat [at] ocin [dot] org
  • Vice President/Youth Initiatives:  Barbara Bryant (MA) 617-335-4847
    barb [dot] bryant [at] gmail [dot] com
  • Directors:
             Susan Grandjean (OR) - 503-568-5727 - hikeabike [at] gmail [dot] com2021
             Nathan Ohrwaschel (PA) 484-631-5036 - yoyonateo [at] gmail [dot] com2020
             Matthew Robbins (OH) 513-607-8997 - cedarcreek [at] gmail [dot] com2021
             Ian Smith (MA) 617-276-5173 - iamsinht [at] gmail [dot] com2021
             Ellen Stefaniak (VA) 804-305-1673 - ellenstefaniak [at] gmail [dot] com2021
             Lee Todd (MD) 240-342-2276 - leetso [at] aol [dot] com2020

Headquarters/Information and Membership:
Orienteering USA, c/o: Sandy Fillebrown, 824 Scotia Rd, Philadelphia, PA, 19128.
Ph: 215-482-9479
e-mail: contact [at] orienteeringusa [dot] org

Registered Agent:
Valerie Meyer (VA) 703-671-3655 - vmeyer9086 [at] aol [dot] com

> Orienteering USA Strategic Plan for 2015 (pdf)

Board Meetings

Minutes of all Board Meetings can be found under Documents > Board.

Orienteering USA members are always welcome at Board Meetings. If you are unable to attend but wish to listen in, see Instructions on using Uber Conference below (NOTE: subject to internet/cell availability at the meeting site). Board meetings are typically held in conjunction with a national meet.


  • January 2 —  8:00 PM EST via Uber Conference
  • March 13 — 8:00 PM EDT via Uber Conference
  • April 13 — 3:00 PM EDT, Hampton Inn Dumfries/Quantico, 16959 Old Stage Road, Dumfries, Virginia (at Junior Nationals event)
  • August 12 — 8:00 PM EDT teleconference (see Details/Agenda page for how to dial in)
  • September 6 — pre-AGM Board meeting, 5:00 or 6:00 PM PDT, location TBD
  • September 7 — Annual General Meeting, 4:00 PM PDT at Cabrillo College Cafeteria, Aptos, California (in conjunction with OUSA Nationals)
  • September 7 — post-AGM Board meeting, immediately following the AGM, at Cabrillo College
  • other meetings TBA

Details and agendas of upcoming board meeting(s)

> Using Uber Conference to join board meetings and teleconferences

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Mission statement

Orienteering USA's mission is to:

  1. Increase participation in the sport.
  2. Teach map reading and navigation skills.
  3. Promote enjoyment of, and respect for, the environment.
  4. Establish world-class competitive excellence within our national team programs.

Orienteering USA is a volunteer-run organization. Our Board of Directors, committees and task forces are made up of Orienteering USA members offering their time, energy, and expertise to promote the sport of orienteering and make Orienteering USA function as effectively as possible. We encourage motivated members to join us!

Orienteering USA Bylaws

Past leaders:

updated 9 Aug 2019