U.S. Olympic Committee

In scandal's wake, USA Gymnastics elects new directors

USA Gymnastics has elected a new Board of Directors in the wake of the sexual abuse scandal involving former national team doctor Larry Nassar.

The organization also has created a Programs Council with two representatives from each of the five competitive disciplines.

Athlete directors on the board are Ivana Hong from women's gymnastics and Steven Legendre from the men. Dylan Maurer will serve from the combined disciplines of rhythmic/acrobatic gymnastics, trampoline and tumbling.

National membership directors are Kittia Carpenter (women's gymnastics), Justin Spring (men's) and Stefanie Korepin (combined).

The Advisory Council director is Kevin White, with...