Bob was the 1994 World 125cc Motocross Champion and the 1985 125cc West Supercross Champion. After retiring from professional racing, Bob managed the FMF professional motocross team.
Bob has worked in the sports marketing industry for the past eighteen years. His work has included working for NBC Sports, The Olympics, PGA and Senior PGA Tour events and numerous sports marketing consulting projects for corporations and special events.
Jimmy was a former professional motocross/supercross rider for Yamaha, Honda and Suzuki prior to an accident in 2000 that forced him to retire. After being in the industry for more than twenty years, Jimmy looked nowhere else but his community to devote his time.
Anita has been involved in amateur and professional racing for over 30 years having attended nearly every race her son Jimmy was entered in from 1978 until 2000. Anita volunteered for the R2R since its inception, and has now joined the foundation full time since retiring from Qwest Communications, where she worked for 35 years as a Project Manager.
Chuck comes to us working in the Pharmaceutical industry. He began his journey with the Road 2 Recovery (2003) by organizing the Fast Guys Karting race in conjunction with the Indianapolis Supercross, his home state. His success with this event and volunteering his time with the Vegas golf tournament led to him being asked […]
Lori comes to us with a strong back ground in Marketing, Communication and Events planning. She spent time as a Marketing Executive with Hooters, ADESA, and as The International Vice President of Marketing for National Powersport Auctions. Her true passion is giving back and effecting positive change for future generations. She began her passion with […]
Mike was a former professional motocross racer of 24 years. In 1995 Mike Earned 13th overall in the 500 World Motocross Grand Prix Series. In 1996 for Husaberg America Mike became the first ever AMA East Coast Four Stroke National Champion and East/West Coast Shootout champion. In 1998 While Racing For Husaberg America Mike was […]
Born in Maryland in 1983, Pastrana excelled at mountain biking and school. However, by the age of four, he was already riding a Honda one-speed and found his true calling – motocross. After winning five Loretta Lynn National Amateur crowns, two Canadian titles, and the World Freestyle Championship, all before the age of 14, Pastrana launched himself into fame as a versatile, no holds bar athlete.
John Lee has developed key global insight into connecting brands with youth culture and lifestyle for the past 20 years. He lives inside the market and thinks outside of the box. John is a highly sought after industry leader for his brand building expertise, key market insight and professionalism, bringing with him a wealth of knowledge and integral relationships to the Road 2 Recovery Board.
Steve “Chappy” Hudson, Advisory Council: calls Charlotte, North Carolina, home so that’s where you’ll find him when he’s not traveling the country to and from races. Over the last 10 years, he has been Race Chaplain at the Motocross and Supercross Nationals held all across the country.
Davey Coombs is the editor and founder of Racer X Illustrated, as well as the President of MX Sports Pro Racing, which organizes the Lucas Oil AMA Pro Motocross Championships. Growing up in a motocross racing family, he has worked at many levels in various events that his family is involved it, including the Loretta Lynn’s AMA Amateur National Motocross Championships …
Michael is an Executive Director with Morgan Stanley. He is the co-founder and senior partner of The Pangaea Group of Morgan Stanley in Rancho Santa Fe, CA. For nearly 25 years, Michael has provided customized investment management to high net worth individuals, businesses and foundations.
Getting his start as a Mechanic on the SX/MX series Max has been in the industry now for over ten years. Working with riders has been the majority of his career. Now the Race Manager at Fly Racing/WPS for a little over 6 years, Max continues to work with riders on a different level. Max’s life is motorcycles and motorcycle racing. He still spends his free time riding bicycles and motorcycles with friends and team athletes. Being a part of the R2R is an honor for Max. He’s able to give back and help injured athletes in our sport get back on track to financial and personal stability.
Gary Martini brings year of experience in the Moto industry to the R2R board. He has been employed with AMERICAN HONDA MOTOR CO ., INC for over 37 years starting as mechanic on Honda MX Team in 1980 and became Manager of entire Racing Department 2008. Currently he manages Rider Education / Safety / Environment Motorcycle Division. […]
With more than 10 years experience in motorsports public relations, Tom McGovern possesses a wide array of skills. Beginning his career at NASCAR, McGovern has worked with sanctioning bodies, race teams and sponsors throughout the past decade. Prior to coming to the motocross industry, McGovern worked in public relations and new media in open wheel racing. Before moving to public relations he worked in both television and radio covering all of the traditional sports…