GPSA Locations

GPSA Office
P.O. Box 413
Pueblo, CO 81002

GPSA Room
Massari Arena
Colo State Univ.- Pueblo
Pueblo, CO 81007

Hall of Fame Wall
Thatcher Building (Main Floor)
5th and Main
Pueblo, CO 81003

Top Panel
Tuesday, 21 November 2017

GPSA Meetings

Below is a list of remaining meetings dates for the GPSA during the 2017 calendar year. All meeting held on the third Monday from Jan. to May and Aug. through Nov. in the GPSA at Massari Arena. Dates are subject to change if necessary.

 Nov. 20

Application Deadline

The deadline for nominations each year is Aug. 1.  Go to the Application Tab above to download and fill out an application today.

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Jo Anne "Jody" Lane

High School: Attended Pueblo Central H.S., graduating in 1951

Administration: Vice President of the City Park Dolphins Swimming Club (1962) was named the President of the club in 1964.

Contributions: Lane was Instrumental in forming the Southeastern League...She served on the Board of Directors for 15 years, serving as Secretary for seven years...Jo Anne supported inter-state competitive swimming (including New Mexico, Wyoming, Utah, Texas & South Dakota.)...Southeastern Swim league introduced competitive swimming to La Junta, Lamar, Rocky Ford, Las Animas, Monte Vista, Canon City and other areas in the Arkansas Valley...Lane was instrumental in organizing support for the construction of indoor pools in District #60 high Schools and also starting an annual awards program to recognize excellence in swimming...Elected to the State A.A.U. Swim Committee and was President for to years (1976-77)...Certified as a member of the Colorado Association of Swim Officials (CASO) and was instrumental in establishing a local CASO...Lane worked the decks at High School meets as stroke judge, timer, clerk of the course and you name it...Leadership in paper drives and chili suppers as fund raisers for the team...In 1979, Jo Anne ran for District #60 School Board, at Large, without any endorsement and won...She was appointed Director of Region #6 of the Advisory Council...The Governor appointed her to the State Council of Governments (PACOG)...Jody is a certified A.A.U. Swimming official - 10 years officiating at Junior Olympics and State Championship meets...She was selected to Officiate the Olympics Sports Festival Swimming events in 1978-79...Lane was appointed Administrative Assistant to the Director of Parks and Recreation in February of 1985.

Honors: Jody was the first certified officials to officiate local High School swim meets...Officiated Colorado State High School Swim Championships for the the last seven years...She twice received the Southeastern Swim League Distinguished Service Award for services rendered (1972, 1979)... Lane received an award in 1972 for contribution to competitive Swimming by the City of Pueblo...She was honored by co-workers for dedication to swimming in 1977...The A.A.U. State Swim Committee honored Jody in 1979 for her contribution to swimming, and in 1977-78, she was elected to "Who's Who of American Women"...In 1983, Jody was cited as Pueblo "Sportswoman of the Year."
        
Occupation: Full Time for the City as Aquatic Director... She serves on the Board of Directors to the Pueblo Swim Club...Lane hires 150 people who work the City pools in the summer time...Jo Anne coordinates pool time for all activities.

Personal: Lives in Pueblo with her husband, Arthur "Art" Lane.

 

 

 

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