COLORADO SPRINGS, CO (BRAIN) — Gina Kavesh and Dorothy Nichols have been elected to fill two vacant positions on the USA Cycling Board of Directors, USAC announced this week.
Kavesh is also a member of the USAC road committee and Nichols is a member of the mountain bike committee; their respective committees nominated the two to fill the positions on the USAC board during the committee meetings, Nov. 4-5.
Kavesh is known for her devotion to women's and juniors initiatives, most notably for her involvement with women's clinics in Washington and California, her leadership in the Washington State Bicycle Association's race series, and her involvement in the WSBA's Junior Committee and Junior Cycling Camps.
Nichols, the national sales manager at Shebeest, has more than 20 years of industry experience; prior to joining Shebeest she was director of event management for Todson. She also currently serves as a USA Cycling commissaire, USA Cycling mountain bike committee member, USA Cycling women’s committee member, UCI commissaire and as a member of the bicycle advisory council for the Outdoor Industries Women’s Coalition.