NISOA is pleased to announce that current COO Lance VanHaitsma has accepted the position of CONCACAF Manager of Refereeing effective immediately. In the past year, Lance has done a remarkable job with NISOA and helped advance our strategic goals to the highest levels to date. Lance will remain a member of the NISOA team restructuring […]
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General elections for the elected NISOA Executive Board and senior leadership positions are scheduled to occur in April 2020 for the 2021-2022 term. The NISOA By Laws allow each chapter to forward a name for each elected office position and the regional representative for the chapter’s geographic region. Position descriptions are available for download here. […]
By: Gary Huber, NISOA President It is with great pleasure to announce the promotion of Lance VanHaitsma to Chief Operating Officer (COO) of NISOA pending approval of a change in the NISOA Constitution. In the past year as the Director of Operations, Lance has demonstrated his passion for the organization by overseeing various projects and […]
As the United States celebrates the 50th anniversary of the Apollo 11 mission to the moon, we also celebrate the efforts of one of our senior leaders, Joe Rivetti, for his role in supporting Apollo 11 and subsequent missions. Most of us know Joe Rivetti as the regional representative for Region X, coordinating all the […]
The 2019 NISOA Annual General Meeting will be held at 8:00 PM EDT, Friday, May 31, 2019 at the Greensboro-High Point Airport Marriott Hotel in Greensboro, North Carolina. The meeting is open to all NISOA members. The NISOA Executive Board thanks Roger Morton and the Triangle NC ISOA chapter for coordinating site logistics. Please note […]
We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Herrington (Memphis, Tennessee) as the Regional Area Coordinator for Region V, replacing NISOA Hall of Fame member Robert Fischer. The Regional Area Coordinator works with all the NISOA National Referees and potential National Referee candidates to coordinate all administration aspects of the National Referee Program […]
We are very pleased to announce the appointment of Khalaf Al-Latayfeh (Tinley Park, Illinois) as the Region VIII Regional Representative. Regional Representatives as as the liaison between the local chapter leadership and the NISOA executive board on all matters of policy and procedures for their local geographical area. Region VIII includes NISOA chapters in the […]
The August 2018 NISOA Newsletter is now available. The newsletter includes an interview with FIFA International Panel referee and NISOA member Christina Unkel, more options for your pregame warmup routine, photos and more articles of interest.
Voting closed this month for the NISOA General Election for the 2019-2020 term. Chapter contacts for each chapter eligible to vote received a ballot. Votes are weighted in accordance with NISOA By Laws based on number of members in good standing. This election featured four, highly qualified and capable members for the position of secretary. […]
The April 2018 NISOA Intercollegiate Newsletter is now available. The newsletter includes information about the upcoming Annual General Meeting, pictures from last season’s championship matches, an interview with NCAA College Cup referee Chico Grajeda and more.