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Chris Goodman

Executive Director

SSCI SportsEngine - A Division of NBC Sports


Mr. Goodman is widely considered one of the nation’s leading experts in the field of volunteer background screening. SSCI is responsible for establishing the National Recreation and Park Background Screening Guidelines in 2006. Chris has advised over 1,500 recreation departments and 26 of the National Governing Bodies of the United States Olympic Committee.
Mr. Goodman, a graduate of Georgia Tech, is a key member of the Executive staff at SSCI and brings a unique and energetic perspective to the background screening profession. He has been active in youth sports as coach and played collegiately at Georgia Tech and professionally with the Kansas City Royals. You may recognize Chris from among the countless educational sessions at state parks and recreation conferences throughout the United States. For the last decade, he typically speaks at 25 states annual recreation conferences each year.

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