Management Team

  • Rob Lauren, General Manager
    Rob Lauren, General Manager

    Rob became the General Manager of the Seattle Athletic Club Downtown in December of 2006. Previously, he served as the Fitness Director of the Bellevue Place Club for two years before transferring into the same position at the Seattle Athletic Club Downtown.

    An import from the green fields of New Zealand, Rob earned a Physical education degree and a Business degree at the prestigious University of Otago. Rob has a passion for health and wellness and believes that “No matter who you are or what your fitness level is, regular exercise and a healthy lifestyle will help you to achieve an invaluable sense of self worth and personal well-being”.

    Rob can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or call 206.443.1111 ext 217.

  • Roni Olson, Operations Director
    Roni Olson, Operations Director

    Roni has worn many hats over her years at the Club and she is settling in nicely as our Operations Director. She continues to be the epitome of what SAC culture is all about. Roni constantly goes above and beyond for our members and employees alike, and does so in a very genuine and sincere manner. Each and every day, Roni selflessly gives everything she has to help those around her and through her inspired leadership, has gained the complete trust and respect of all our staff. She sets the bar high and leads by example.

    When Roni is not at the Club, better known as her home away from home, she is spending time with her family or out exploring the world. 

    Roni can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling 206-522-9400.

  • Paul Bordonaro, Sports Desk Manager
    Paul Bordonaro, Sports Desk Manager

    Paul started at the club in 2005 working as a Sports Desk attendant one night a week. Paul is CPR certified and a swim instructor with over 10 years of teaching experience. In January 2011 Paul took over as Sports Desk Manager where he utilizes his leadership experience, customer service ability and outgoing personality. Paul is active in the outdoors and spends his free time hiking, backpacking, fishing and camping. Paul grew up in Issaquah and moved to Seattle in 2002, since then he’s spent time in the Military and as an EMT.

    Paul can be reached at This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. or by calling 206-522-9400.