FOC Application Deadline Extended to Dec. 11

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Nov 112015

In order to allow potential candidates additional time to submit their applications for positions on the new Fencing Officials Commission during this busy season of domestic and international fencing tournaments, the current FOC Chair has extended the deadline for applications until Dec. 11.

Please use the links below to view job descriptions and application information for the following positions:

Interested applicants should submitt a letter of interest to

FOC Reorganization – Accepting Applications

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Nov 062015

The Fencing Officials’ Commission (FOC) is in the process of reorganizing and is seeking candidates for the following leadership positions:

Click on each link for a description of the position, primary duties and required qualifications.

Applications will be due by Sunday, November 15th by submitting a letter of interest to Any questions may be directed to Sam Cheris, Derek Cotton, Doug Findlay, or Mary Frye; email inquiries may be directed to

The FOC as currently constituated will review the applications and provide comments and a priority ranking.  Donald Anthony, President of USA Fencing, will review the comments and rankings and choose who he wishes to present as nominees to the Board of Directors.  The BOD then accepts or rejects the nominee for each position.  If a nominee is rejected Don Anthony will nominate another person.

After the BOD has approved nominees for all positions, the new group will meet and establish the mission, vision and strategic and operational plan for the new FOC (including a new name) and an annual plan will be established for each chair, all of which will be submitted to the BOD for review and approval before the new group takes operational control.