Updated: Jun 8, 2019
USA Rugby is looking to fill several recently vacated board positions, and the Women's Rugby Leadership Council (WRLC) and US Women's Rugby Foundation (USWRF) made sure that the national governing body knew their stance on equal representation. Read the organizations' initial letter, and then the subsequent correspondence between USA Rugby and WRLC and USWRF.
The USWRF and WRLC selected five strong, female candidates for the board positions, and all of the former rugby players have been nominated by female USA Rugby Congress members (hyperlinked names reroute to fuller bios):
USA Rugby is currently vetting all of the candidates, and USWRF and WRLC encourage the rugby community to get behind these candidates and contact their respective Congress members to help #BalanceTheUSARBoard.