USMS Award Recipient

U.S. Masters Swimming Dorothy Donnelly Service Award


Recipient: Chris McGiffin
Year: 2014
LMSC: New Jersey

After 10 years as a member of USMS, Chris decided to get involved with the New Jersey LMSC. He started at the top by volunteering to Chair the LMSC and held the position for five years, during which time he helped to develop and implement the LMSC’s Continuous Membership Recognition Awards Program. He served also as Vice Chair and Co-Registrar of the LMSC. Chris attended the USMS National Convention for the last 9 years where he served on multiple committees including most recently, the LMSC Development Committee where he chaired the task force that developed templates for volunteer roles at all levels of USMS. Chris served as an At-Large Director for the Colonies Zone where he was Chair of the Volunteer Roles Task Force. Most recently Chris served as the USMS Vice-President of Programs and a member of the IT Liaison Task Force.