BOARD OF DIRECTORS
USOM Board Member
Hunter Kemper is the most decorated U.S. triathlete in history. A four-time member of the USA Olympic triathlon team, he is one of only two men in the world to compete in the first four Olympic triathlons (2000, 2004, 2008 and 2012). Hunter, a seven-time US Elite National Champion, has also won gold and silver medals at the Pan American Games. In 2005, he became the first US male triathlete to finish the season ranked No. 1 in the world and was selected as the US Olympic Committee Sportsman of the Year.
Over the years, Kemper has served as the national spokesperson for various youth triathlon events as well as A-T Children’s Project and the Pinky Swear Foundation. He is passionate about promoting health and wellness to the county’s youth. Kemper is currently writing a book and enjoys motivational speaking to corporations, schools, and conferences across the country.
Kemper graduated from Wake Forest University in 1998 with a degree in business and is a member of the Wake Forest Athletics Hall of Fame. A devoted family man, Kemper and his wife, Val, reside in Colorado Springs, CO and are the parents of three young boys and a little girl.