Account Management

2022 Coach Convention: EDI Night

4pm MST Welcome/Introductions
4:10pm MST Tom Crawford, USA Ultimate CEO

4:30pm MST Creating a Welcoming and Safe Environment for All Players (Richard Butler)

Richard will lead the discussion on how we in the ultimate community can create a welcoming and safe environment for all. The discussions will include microaggressions and how they can defeat the goal of a welcoming and safe environment and also how you can create your own anti-racism action plan.
6:30pm MST  Wrap up
6:45pm MST End of Evening
About our facilitator, Richard Butler

Richard is the HR Manager for Talent and Wellness Development for the City of Pittsburgh.

Richard is also an adjunct professor for Robert Morris University where he has taught Leadership, Organizational Ethics, Argument and Research and Understanding and Managing Diversity in the Workplace, Applied Organizational Leadership Skills.

Richard has been a fitness professional for over 38 years. He has trained and coached thousands NCAA athletes, Olympians, NFL, NHL, and members of USA Karate Team. 

He is the owner of Coachrtb Coaching and Leadership Group.

Coachrtb Coaching and Leadership Group is a diversity, equity, inclusion consulting practice that focuses on real-world problems with real-world strategies. We help organizations create a work environment that is culturally and racially literate based on education, self-reflection, and continuous training at all levels of the organization to drive sustainable change. We customize our content for presentations, training, and workshops. Our topics include Microaggressions, Implicit Bias, Anti-Racism, Inclusivity in the Workplace, Cultural and Racial Literacy.


He is the former Executive Director for Three Rivers Rowing, former Inclusion Manager for USRowing and presently is the Co-Chair for the USRowing’s Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Committee. (DEI) He also served on the USRowing Diversity Taskforce and the United States Olympic and Para Diversity Committee.

Master of Science Degree in Organizational Leadership

Bachelor of Arts in Communications                                                                 


Sexual Education, Gender Identity, and Gender Expression (SOGIE) Certified Trainer

Certified Green Dot Instructor (Sexual Violence Intervention Training)

University South Florida Diversity, Equity, Inclusion Certification 


Clinic Requirements

    • Membership Level:
      • Adult Intro
      • Adult Player
      • Affiliate Player
      • Coach
      • Coach & Affiliate Player
      • Coach & Player
      • Chaperone
      • College Intro
      • College Player
      • Lifetime
      • Non-Player
      • Youth Intro
      • Youth Player
      • Youth-Serving Organization
    Manager / Instructor:
    Sub Manager / Local Organizer:
    Registration Open Date:
    10/26/2021 01:00 AM
    Registration End Date:
    2/07/2022 15:00 PM
    Clinic Start Date:
    2/07/2022 16:00 PM
    Clinic End Date:
    2/07/2022 18:45 PM
    Clinic Cost:

    **Registration has already closed for this clinic.