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Pete Swenson

RCSA Board President

Pete Swenson has been involved in competitive NRA smallbore rifle shooting as both a competitor and Match Director for much of his life.  Realizing that conventional NRA smallbore was losing popularity, he started researching other shooting sports activities and discovered the NSSF Rimfire Challenge program.  His home club, Michigan City Rifle Club, of which he is President – invested in the program to bring affordable competitive shooting activities to the club.  It soon became one of its most popular activities.

Pete is an NRA Certified Chief Range Safety Officer and NRA Rifle, Pistol, Shotgun, Personal Protection in the Home and Outside the Home Instructor.  He brings a strong background in running and managing various competitive shooting sports programs.  Additionally, he has helped develop and organize youth shooting camps.

Professionally, Pete spent most of his career in International Sales and Marketing management for the machine tool industry.

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Lori O’Rear

RCSA Board Secretary

Lori O’Rear started competitively shooting USPSA and Steel Challenge 9 years ago. Excelling in the discipline of Steel Challenge she achieved numerous titles in Rimfire Pistol and Rifle in State and Area Championships. In 2015, she also branched out into Action Pistol (Bianchi Cup) and holds several National Records with her Rimfire Pistol. It wasn’t until 2021, Lori discovered a new passion with Rimfire Challenge and entered her first World RCSA Competition.

Along with competing, Lori is a Certified NRA Pistol Instructor. She has assisted many new shooters in learning the fundamentals of firearms plus introducing them to competitive shooting.

Lori offers over 20 years as a Certified Professional in the Human Resources Industry providing an extensive background in Recruitment and Retention, Training and Development and Employee and Client Relations.

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Greg Tandberg

RCSA VP/Treasurer

Greg Tandberg began shooting competitively in Steel Challenge and 3-Gun in 2018.  After becoming a Range Safety Officer at the Colfax Sportsmen’s Club, Greg wanted to be more involved.  A year later, the opportunity presented itself for him to take on the role of Match Director for the Rimfire Challenge discipline at the club.  Rimfire Challenge has since become very popular at Colfax Sportsmen’s Club because Greg brings a wide variety of stages and target variations to all who visit for a RCSA match.

Greg has helped introduce many new competitors into Rimfire Challenge and in the near future would like to continue working towards attaining a Certified Rifle and Pistol Instructor credentials.  Additionally, he helps support as many matches at the range as possible by stepping in when a Range Officer is needed or whenever the Scholastic Programs need a hand.

Since 2014, Greg has been involved in his field as an Environmental/Safety Coordinator for the fuel industry where he trains employees on the dangers and environmental hazards, safety & environmental compliance audits, and assists in state and federal inspections.