Director through July 31, 2020
Elected by delegates

Karl Kielich of El Paso, Texas, is serving his final term on the board, after starting with a two-year term during the 2011-2012 season. He has served on the Audit, Awards and Recognition (chair), Executive Director Review, Legal and Legislative, and National Policy committees. He has been on the Women’s Championships task force, Performance Standards task force, and IBC Joint Strategic Planning task force. Kielich served as president for El Paso USBC for five years and was involved with the local promotion of the 2010 USBC Women's and 2015 USBC Open Championships. He currently is the association manager for El Paso USBC. An El Paso USBC Hall of Fame member, he also is a USBC Bronze coach. A lead financial analyst for AT&T since 2005, Kielich previously worked as an assistant manager at a bowling center.