Reform of the United States Olympic Committee (USOC)

June 24, 2003

The Committee will hear testimony regarding the ongoing efforts to reform the USOC governance structure and to fulfill the original intent of the 1978 Amateur Sports Act. Senators will also review the report recently released by the USOC recommending that Congress drastically restructure the USOC through legislation. Senator McCain will preside. Following is a tentative witness list (not necessarily in order of appearance):

Witness Panel 1

  • Mr. Donald Fehr

  • Mr. Dick Ebersol

  • Dr. Harvey W. Schiller

  • Ms. Donna de Varona

  • Mrs. Roberta Cooper Ramo

Witness Panel 2

  • Mr. Jim Scherr

    Chief Executive Officer
    U.S. Olympic Committee
  • Ms. Rachel Godino

  • Mr. Robert Marbut

  • Mr. Robert Balk

  • Mr. Bill Stapleton