Buffalo Triathlon Club 2014 Board of Directors

Front: Lisa Trapasso, Charlie Watson, Joe Drees, & Derek Bell
Rear: Keith Burtis, Joe Pautler, Kate Leary, Joe Grey, & Jennifer Bell
Not pictured: Justin Adamek & Jeri Olson

Buffalo Triathlon Club Officer and Volunteers

 Title / Name(s) / Description  Picture E-Mail Address 
Board Members
Justin Adamek, Derek Bell, Jennifer Bell, Keith Burtis, Joe Drees, Joe Grey, Kate Leary, Jeri Olson, Joe Pautler, Lisa Trapasso, & Charlie Watson

Elected by the membership.  Meet monthly to guide the overall direction of the club and vote on key issues.

See above

Jennifer Bell

Elected by the board.  Provides overall leadership of the board and the club.

Jeri Olson

Manages the BTC bank accounts and overall budget.  Issue payments when needed.

Membership Committee
Joe Grey, Charlie Watson, Joe Pautler, Lisa Trapasso, Justin Adamek, & Keith Burtis

Manage and maintain membership database.  Receive and process applications and dues. Answer membership questions and welcome all new members.

Too many pictures to fit in this little box!  :-)

Newsletter & Blog Editor
Keith Burtis

Collect articles, pictures, and other information from members and publish our club newsletter & blog.

Northtown Brickmasters
Keith Burtis, Rob Leary, & Joe Pautler

Plan and coordinate brick workouts, timing, and results publication for the Northtowns.

Southtown Brickmasters
Jennifer Bell & Derek Bell

Plan and coordinate brick workouts, timing, and results publication for the Southtowns.

Lake Erie Swimmasters
Jennifer Bell & Lisa Trapasso

Plan and coordinate open water swimming workouts in Lake Erie.

Lake Ontario Swimmasters
Barbara O'Reilly & Kate Leary

Plan and coordinate open water swimming workouts in Lake Ontario.


ECC Swimmaster
Jennifer Bell & Corey Bower

Plan and coordinate pool swimming workouts at Erie Community College (Flickenger Center)

UB Group Swims
Lisa Trapasso & Jeri Olson

Point of contact to answer questions regarding BTC group swims at UB's Alumni Arena pool.

Bike Box & Tent Coordinator
Joe Drees

Receives and coordinates bike box reservations, and coordinates the transportation, set-up, and storage of our 10'x10' pop-up BTC tent.

Apparel Coordinators
Jennifer Bell & Lisa Trapasso

Coordinate apparel orders, deliver orders, and hold inventory.


Club Librarians
Ron Winkelman & Kathy Contrino

Manage and maintain the BTC's collection of books, videos, and other materials available for sign-out by club members.

Joe Pautler

Design, manage, and maintain all things related to information technology and electronic communication (web site, online forum, facebook, email addresses)