Our Team

The junior program is headed by our junior coordinator Joel Fletcher. Joel is a recent graduate of Portland State University with a BS in Marketing. He has worked with companies like Castelli and OHSU to create sales and marketing plans. He also works with HiFi Sound Cycling Components as a soft goods and accessories manager. Joel races for HCH-RPM Mortgage as a Cat 2 road, Cat 1 mountain bike and Cat A cross racer. Joel has been with OBRA since January 2015.

Joel is supported by a group of dedicated individuals including:

Kenji Sugahara
Executive Director

John Wilson
Board Member

Anthony Smith
Junior Advocate
Portland, OR

Steven Beardsley
PDX Devo
Portland, OR

Chad Cheeney
Durango Devo
Portland, OR

Marc DiTommaso
Medford, OR

Erica Miranda
Trusty Switchblade
Portland, OR

Mike Ripley
Team Dirt/Mudslinger Events
Monroe, OR

Sam Rosenberg
Junior Racer
Eugene, OR

Laura Trace
Junior Advocate
Portland, OR

Bill Warburton
Bend Endurance Academy
Bend, OR