Merritt Paulson steps down as Thorns & Timbers CEO

Merritt Paulson announced on Tuesday that he is removing himself as CEO of the Portland Thorns and Timbers as part of “holding [himself] accountable” for his role in the club’s failure to report Paul Riley’s alleged sexual misconduct in 2015. “Our organization’s failures and mistakes were ultimately my responsibility, and my responsibility alone,” his statement … Continue reading Merritt Paulson steps down as Thorns & Timbers CEO