USA Rugby, the governing body for rugby in the United States, announced today that they are officially accepting applications for the highly anticipated Chief Executive Officer (CEO) position. In a move to find the best possible candidate, USA Rugby has enlisted the help of renowned sports executive search firm, Bloom Sports Partners.
The CEO of USA Rugby will play a key role in overseeing and leading all aspects of the organization, including managing the National Office staff, High Performance programs, and relationships with external partners. This new hire will be tasked with ensuring the growth and success of rugby in the United States.
The Board Chair of USA Rugby, emphasizing the significance of this search, has stressed the importance of finding the right person for the job. It is crucial that this search is conducted in a thorough and detailed manner in order to secure a CEO who can drive the organization forward and capitalize on the rising popularity of rugby in the country.
As part of the announcement, the Board expressed their gratitude to Ross Young, the outgoing CEO, for his dedicated service over the past five years. Young’s leadership and contributions have been instrumental in advancing USA Rugby to where it stands today.
Qualified and passionate individuals who are interested in the CEO position are encouraged to apply by emailing their resume and cover letter to [email protected]. The application process will remain open until a suitable list of qualified candidates is compiled by Bloom Sports Partners and the USA Rugby Board.
This search for a new CEO is a significant milestone for USA Rugby, as the organization looks to continue to strengthen its position within the sport. With the right leader at the helm, the future of rugby in the United States looks brighter than ever. Stay tuned for updates on the progress of the search and the exciting developments to come for USA Rugby.