For information or comments on specific topics, please pick the appropriate contact below; for general information, send email to

2019 Board of Directors

President Mark Olsen,
Treasurer Robert Lamaute,
Secretary Jeffrey Ritter,
Member Mike Doub
Member Sarah Sherman
Member Sarah Palestine
Member Cynthia Shimer
Member Susan Murray
Member Lori Rowe
Department Chairpersons
Outreach and Advocacy:
John Rees,
  • Encourage cycling as a sport and transportation option.
  • Represent Tarwheels and cyclists interests to local government.
  • Encourage Tarwheels participation in various community cycling events.
  • Coordinate Tarwheels activities with other cycling groups.
Mark Olsen,
  • Add a family member
  • Problems with Meetup
  • Problems accessing password
Ride Coordinator:
Mike Doub,
  • I have a question about posting a ride that is not listed in the FAQ’s “how to post a ride”
  • I have a question about leading rides that is not answered on the ride leader page.
  • I want to learn to be a ride leader
Safety Coordinator:
  • I have a question about safe riding.
  • I witnessed unsafe riding during a Tarwheels ride.
  • I have a suggestion to promote safe cycling.
Insurance Coordinator &
Ride Waiver Collector:

Linda Charles,
  • I was involved in an accident while on a Tarwheels ride.
  • What to do if an accident occurs on a ride
  • Will the club’s LAB insurance cover my injury from a Tarwheels bike ride?
Website Coordinator/Editor:
Mike Murphy
  • I want something added to our Tarwheels Web site.
  • I experience errors/problems with this site.
  • I have trouble using the Tarwheels Meetup site?
  • Occasional Electronic Distribution.
  • Send your contributions to
Rentals (members only):
Sharon Roggenbuck,
  • Two Trico Iron Case Bike Boxes. Rates: 14 days free, then $1/day thereafter. $50 deposit required.
  • Rental policies
  • How to rent equipment
Program Coordinators:
Sharon Roggenbuck and Sheila Tayrose
  • Suggestion for a topic club meeting
  • Information about meetings
BikeFest 2020 Directors:
Mike Doub & Ken Hibbard
  • BikeFest Registration problems
  • Questions not answered on BikeFest page.
  • Questions about volunteering for BikeFest
  • Problems using BikeFest Volunteers page.
Route Archivist:
Mike Doub
  • Problems with club’s RideWithGPS account.
  • Access to RideWithGPS account
  • Errors/Updates to routes
Info & Issues:
  • I want to send an email to a club official
  • I don’t know who to contact in the club about something.

Current members may access more contact information at this link.