Responsible for long-range planning for the swimming programs conducted by BD and for advice regarding the technical aspects of those.
Diversity & Inclusion
encourage and support greater diversity & inclusion in BD Swimming membership and programs
determine what camp/competitions are offered each year and locations; propose which Border should participate in; create budget and determine participant contribution; create protocol for selection of athletes; advertise opportunities to teams; solicit coaching staff and chaperones; determine team merchandise to be supplied - design and purchase
James Van Atta
Border Athlete Awards & Scholarships
announce competition and publish applications for the annual awards; receive and process applications; serve as or create a judging panel; order awards; communicate with recipients; communicate with schools for scholarships destination; coordinate award presentation event
Budget & Audit
annual audit of books; create budget for expenditures using previous years data and soliciting financial needs from standing committees; create protocol for approval of purchases and travel; create reimbursement protocol.
Border Champs Meet
create meet format and invitation, and build meet; publish meet; determine assignment of meet director; create team task assignments
Border Meet Awards
maintain inventory of Border meet awards; select and order ribbons, medals, trophies and plaques for Border Champs events
inventory equipment and maintain inventory list; develop protocol for renting and use of equipment; create inventory checklist; label all storage bins; create format/protocol for packing trailer; publish pictures and diagrams of packed trailer; identify storage locations of all equipment and supplies; identify process to replenish needed supplies; develop usage report and responsibilities