USA Gymnastics statement regarding Lee Johnson
posted on 05/04/2017

INDIANAPOLIS, May 4, 2017 - Lee Johnson has resigned his position as vice president of marketing for USA Gymnastics to become the new CEO for USA Diving, also located in Indianapolis.

“Lee will be an excellent leader for USA Diving,” said Ron Galimore, chief operating office for USA Gymnastics. “While we will miss having him at USA Gymnastics, we wish him the best in his new role. We greatly appreciate what he has done for USA Gymnastics and our partners during his seven-year tenure.”

Johnson’s resignation is effective May 10, 2017. USA Gymnastics will begin its efforts to identify a replacement.

Based in Indianapolis, USA Gymnastics is the national governing body for gymnastics in the United States. Its mission is to encourage participation and the pursuit of excellence in the sport. Its disciplines include men’s and women’s artistic gymnastics, rhythmic gymnastics, trampoline and tumbling, acrobatic gymnastics and Gymnastics for All (formerly known as group gymnastics). For more complete information, log on to www.usagym.org.