BOARD of DIRECTORS
Responsible for the leadership of the Chapter.

  President: Kevin Smotherman   kevinsmotherman@hotmail.com
  Vice President: Shandra Twine   stickit_shon@yahoo.com
  Division 1 Representative: Jim Branham   texboiler1@yahoo.com
  Division 2 Representative: Gary Ezmerlian   gdezmerlian@yahoo.com
  Division 3 Representative: Michael Dierke   michael@dierke.us
  Division 4 Representative: Tommy Parks   tommyparks@att.net
  Division 5 Representative: Terry Way
  t_way39@hotmail.com
 

Administrative Secretary/Treasurer:

Woody Mathews

 

refwoodyfwboa@gmail.com

  Administrative Secretary/Treasurer:      
  At-Large Representative: Mike Davis   michael.davis@arlingtontx.gov
  Past President: Chris Jimenez   c.g.jimenez12@gmail.com
  THSBOA Representative: Darvin Altom   dha0514@yahoo.com

BUDGET / FINANCE
Responsible for the fical health and financial responsibilities of the Chapter.

 

Member:

Member:

Woody Mathews

 

 

refwoodyfwboa@gmail.com

 

  Ex-officio Member: Kevin Smotherman   kevinsmotherman@hotmail.com

 


ASSIGNMENTS / RECOMMENDATIONS
This committee is responsible for the assignment of all games within the jurisdiction of the Fort Worth Chapter. Included in this function is the evaluation of officials at summer training camps, clinics and scrimmages. Acts as liaison between coaches and the board of directors in resolving coaches concerns. It is the responsibility of this committee to respond to member representatives in resolving scheduling concerns of individual members. Coordinates with Administrative Secretary with regards to fines, penalties and standing of individual members.

Chairperson:

Ron Britt

 

ronbritt@sbcglobal.net 

Member:

John Taylor

 

jonathan.taylor@arlingtontx.gov

Member:

Darrell Opper

 

dr.opper@tx.rr.com

Ex-officio Member:

Kevin Smotherman

 

kevinsmotherman@hotmail.com

 


ADMINISTRATIVE SECRETARY 
Maintains an accurate record of all receipts and disbursements of the chapter. Pays chapter bills as approved by the board of directors. Maintains accurate record of members and is responsible for Arbiter updates relative to payment of dues. Coordinates with assignment committee with regards to payment of fines, penalties, and standing of the membership. Provides financial report to the board of directors and membership at each meeting.

 

Member:

Member:

Woody Mathews

 

 

refwoodyfwboa@gmail.com

 

 


CONSTITUTION / BY-LAWS
Reviews proposed constitutional and by-laws changes with respect to potential impact to status as non-profit entity. Provides input to board of directors as needed.

  Ex-officio Member: Kevin Smotherman   kevinsmotherman@hotmail.com

OPERATING PROCEDURES
This committee will periodically review the operating procedures and provide information to the board of directors if changes are needed. 

  Ex-officio Member: Kevin Smotherman   kevinsmotherman@hotmail.com

ETHICS / GRIEVANCE
This committee responds to the board of director’s requests to resolve issues not specifically covered by the constitution and by-laws or the chapter operating procedures. This committee will investigate, consult with chapter members and gather pertinent information necessary to resolve the issue. The ethics committee will determine appropriate punishment and will provide such punishment to the board of directors as a recommendation. The board of directors will have the final decision on any punishment.

  Chairperson: Wes Cope   jwcope1968@sbcglobal.net
   


   


   


   



LIFE MEMBERSHIP
This committee makes recommendations to the board of directors, the names of individuals who have made extraordinary contributions to the Fort Worth Chapter. Individual requirements of this designation are outlined in the chapter operating procedures.

  Ex-officio Member: Mark Davis   m.davis1312@gmail.com
  Ex-officio Member: John Taylor   jonathan.taylor@arlingtontx.gov

MEETINGS
The meetings committee is responsible for scheduling, member notification, room preparation and general conduct of each chapter meeting. This committee assumes the role of acquiring guest speakers, vendor presentations, and timeliness of meeting starting times and divisional breakout topics. Provides an atmosphere that is conducive to all members being involved in the learning process of the workings of the Fort Worth Chapter.

  Chairperson: Kevin Smotherman   kevinsmotherman@hotmail.com
  Member: Shandra Twine   stickit_shon@yahoo.com

OFFICIAL’S TRAINING
This committee is responsible for the training and education of new and lesser experienced officials. In this role, officials are instructed on the rules of the game in a class-type setting and practical application in on-the-floor work. This committee will follow-up with officials through specifically assigned scrimmages and will coordinate with officials throughout the season, responding to questions and concerns that are normal for newer officials. The committee will develop and oversee an ongoing Mentor program for new officials.

  Chairperson: Darvin Altom   dha0514@yahoo.com

PUBLICITY / MARKETING
This committee is responsible for the recruitment of new members. In this role, it may be necessary to post flyers in strategic locations throughout the city and place ads in the local newspaper. Makes recommendations to the board of directors as to specific strategies in attracting new officials.


RULES / MECHANICS
This committee is responsible for investigating rules application for specific situations presented by the membership. Presents new rules and mechanics changes to the general membership. Advises Meeting Committee of potential topics to discuss in divisional breakouts during scheduled chapter meetings.

  Ex-officio Member:
David Littleton
  david@littletondesigns.com
  Ex-officio Member: Kevin Smotherman   kevinsmotherman@hotmail.com

SCRIMMAGES
See assignments and recommendations committee.

Chairperson:

Ron Britt

 

ronbritt@sbcglobal.net 

Member:

Darrell Opper

 

dr.opper@tx.rr.com

Ex-officio Member:

Kevin Smotherman

 

kevinsmotherman@hotmail.com

 

 

 

 

 


SOCIAL
This committee has the responsibility for organizing the end of the year social gathering. Responsibilities include securing the site, acquiring a food vendor and notification of the date to the board of directors. Coordinates with the administrative secretary as to budget allocation.


WEBSITE
This committee is responsible for all activity regarding the chapter website. This includes updates to the homepage, links to additional sites and ensuring that all forms are available and current. The committee will also evaluate Webmaster’s timeliness of response to requests and follow through of additions to the website.


EVALUATIONS / RATINGS
This committee is responsible for observing chapter members and assessing their ability based upon a pre-determined set of criteria. Coordinates closely with the assignment secretary in the transferring of ratings information. Due to the large number of members needed for this committee, the chairperson shall select members from the general membership and submit such list to the chapter President for approval. 

  Chairperson: Jim Carpino   jimcarpino@outlook.com
   Member Susie Rollin  

scrollin@msn.com

   Member David Littleton   david@littletondesigns.com