Leadership History

Leadership History

INDIANA INTERSCHOLASTIC ATHLETIC ADMINISTRATORS
IIAAA & NIAAA LEADERSHIP HISTORICAL RECORD


IIAAA Past Presidents

1968-1969       Charles Mass (Arlington)
1969-1970       Robert Armstrong (Fort Wayne Snider)
1970-1971       Charles Hilton (Richmond)
1971-1972       Vern Burns (Bloomington)
1972-1973       Jim Graham (Evansville City Schools)
1973-1974       Ed Szucs (South Bend City Schools)
1974-1975       Barney Scott (Seymour)
1975-1976       Norm Ebrite (Delphi)
1976-1977       Tom Rethlake (Columbia City)
1977-1978       Ted Server (Franklin)
1978-1979       Les Wright (Floyd Central)
1979-1980       Frank Kovaleski (New Castle)
1980-1981       Tom Crist (East Noble)
1981-1982       Don Pfaff (Greenfield Central)
1982-1983       Bob Carmichael (Muncie North)
1983-1984       Bruce Whitehead (Crawfordsville)
1984-1985       Noah Ellis (Perry Meridian)
1985-1986       Daryl Seward (Eastern Hancock)
1986-1987       Herb Ressler (Goshen)
1987-1988       Jim Barlett (Griffith)
1988-1989       Rolan Inskeep (North Central – Marion County)
1989-1990       Steve FRitz (Evansville City Schools)
1990-1991       Duane Brown (Fort Wayne North)
1991-1992       John Wilson (Rushville)
1992-1993       Don Bales (Lowell)
1993-1994       Priscilla Dillow (Ben Davis)
1994-1995       Mike Blackburn (Northwestern)
1995-1996       Mel Bair (Chesterton)
1996-1997       Jim Brown (Triton Central)
1997-1998       John Danaher (Mishawaka)
1998-1999       Phil Rash (Fountain Central)
1999-2000       Mike Madriaga (Evansville City Schools)
2000-2001       Larry Jackowiak (Concord)
2001-2002       Jerry Stauffer (Warren Central)
2002-2003       John Evers (Castle)
2003-2004       Kevin Horrigan (Greenfield Central)
2004-2005       A.T. Rasumssen (Valparaiso)
2005-2006       Tim Slauter (McCutcheon)
2006-2007       Geoff Penrod (Columbia City)
2007-2008       Sandra Walter (Lawrence Central)
2008-2009       Bernie Meyer (Boonville)
2009-2010       Ed Gilliland (LaPorte)
2010-2011      Butch Zike (Whiteland)
2011-2012      Mark DeHart (Brownstown Central)
2012-2013       Brad Holsinger (Avon)
2013-2014       Jerry Galema (Harrison)
2014-2015       Mike Mossbrucker (Bloomington North)
2015-2016       Dave Preheim (Concord)
2016-2017       Brian Avery (Speedway)
2017-2018       Jerry Hanger (Crawford County)
2018-2019       Patti McCormack (Lowell)
2019-2021       Dan Armstrong (Northwestern)
2021-Present   Larry Cochren (Washington)


IIAAA Past Secretaries

1968-1969       Bill Glesing (Warren Central)
1969-1973       Robert Traster (Fort Wayne North)
1973-1984       Bill Glesing (Warren Central)
1984-1995       Don Pfaff (Greenfield Central)
1995-1996       Don Bales (Lowell)
1996-2005       Mike Blackburn (Northwestern)
2005-2012       John Evers (Castle)
2012-2018       Ed Gilliland (LaPorte)
2018-2021       Brian Lewis (Jasper)
2021-Present   Bryce Barton (Crawfordsville)


IIAAA Past Treasurers

1968-1969       Paul Elert (Evansville Mater Dei)
1969-1970       Raymond Bailey (Evansville City Schools)
1970-1984       Marion Fine (Ben Davis)
1984-1987       George Grosskopf (Pike)
1987-1995       Orlin Coleman (Zionsville)
1995-1997       Mike Moore (Noblesville)
1997-2015       Jim Brown (Triton Central & Fishers)
2015-2021       Brad Holsinger (Avon)
2021-Present  Scott Stevens (Cascade)


NIAAA Executive Director

1989-2005       Frank Kovaleski (Richmond) *National Director
2005-2016       Bruce Whitehead (Crawfordsville)
2016-Present   Mike Blackburn (Northwestern)


NIAAA Associate Executive Director

2005                Mike Blackburn (Northwestern)


NIAAA Administrative Assistant

2001-2004       Bruce Whitehead (Crawfordsville)


NIAAA NFHS National Conference Advisory Committee
NFHS Athletic Directors Advisory Committee

1977-1980       Ted Server (Franklin)
1989                Frank Kovaleski (Richmond)
1989-1992       Les Wright (Floyd Central)
2001                Mike Madriaga (Evansville City Schools)
2001-2004       Mike Blackburn (Northwestern)


NIAAA President

1998                Don Bales (Lowell)
2008                A.T. Rasmussen (Valparaiso)


NIAAA Board of Directors

1989                Frank Kovaleski (Richmond)*
1989-1992       Les Wright (Floyd Central)*
1991-1993       Tom Crist (East Noble)
1995-1997       Don Bales (Lowell)
2006-2009       A.T. Rasmussen (Valparaiso)
Present            Mike Mossbrucker (Mooresville) Section 4
*Representative from NFHS AD Advisory Committee


NIAAA Secretary – Treasurer

1978-1979       Nancy Cokain (Plainfield)
1995-2001       Bruce Whitehead (Crawfordsville)

Organizing Board of NIAAA

1977                Nancy Cokain (Plainfield)


NIAAA Standing Committees

Publications
1978-1987       Stephen Wendelboe (New Palestine)
1978-1985       Les Wright (Floyd Central)
1993-2005       Mike Blackburn (Northwestern). *Vice Chair 2001-2004  **Chair 2004-2005
2004-Present   John Evers (Castle)  *Vice Chair 2005-2012  **Chair 2012

Retired Members
2001-Present   Les Wright (Floyd Central)  *Chair 2002-Present
2002-Present  Gene Robertson (Indianapolis City Schools)  *Secretary-Treasurer 2001-Present

Awards
1988-1994       Daryl Seward (Eastern Hancock)
2000-2003       Carol Tumey (Center Grove)  *Vice Chair 2001-2002
2007-2011       James Perkins (Pike)
2011-Present   Monica Maxwell (East Chicago)
Present            Dan Armstrong (Northwestern)

Hall of Fame
2004-2010       Carol Tumey (Center Grove)

Membership
Present            Dave Preheim (Concord)

Endowment
2001-2005       Priscilla Dillow (Ben Davis)  *Chair 2005-2005
2001-2003       Tom Crist (East Noble)
2001-2004       Les Wright (Floyd Central)
2004-2016       Kevin Horrigan (Greenfield Central)  *Vice Chair 2008-2011  **Chair 2012-Present
Present            Mike Mossbrucker (Mooresville)

2022-Present   Emily Steinmetz (Perry Meridian)

Leadership Training Coordinating Committee
2002-Present   Don Bales (Lowell)  *Coordinator of LTI State Coordinators
2012-Present   James Perkins (Pike) *Coordinator of National Conference LTI Facilitators
2014-Present   Kerry Schludecker (Boone Grove / IHSAA)

Certification
None

Coaches Education
None

Credentials
2014-Present   Kerry Schludecker (Boone Grove)

National Emergency Network
2011-2013       Priscilla Dillow (IIAA Executive Director)
2015-2016       Mike Mossbrucker (Mooresville)

Accreditation
2011-Present   Sam Rasmussen (Valparaiso-Retired)

Commutations/Issues/Resolutions *Dissolved 2001
1978-1982       Frank Kovaleski (New Castle)
1988-1994       Bruce Whitehead (Crawfordsville) *Chair 1991-1994
1998-2001       John Wilson (Rushville)

Membership & Services *Dissolved 2001
1978-1980       Tom Rethlake (Columbia City)
1980-1988       Tom Crist (East Noble) *Chair
1980-1988       Ted Server (Franklin)
1999-2001       Karen Leeth (Munster)

Professional Development *Dissolved 2001
1982-1983       Frank Kovaleski (Richmond) *Chair
1991-1996       Priscilla Dillow (Ben Davis)
1997-1999       Jerry Stauffer (Warren Central)

Resolutions *Renamed 1997
1978-1982       Frank Kovaleski (Richmond)
1988-1994       Bruce Whitehead (Crawfordsville) *Chair 1991-1994

Sports Facilities
2021- Present Rob Seymour (Fishers)

Ways and Means *Merged 1993
None

AD HOC Committees

Strategic Planning
2000-2001       Mike Blackburn (Northwestern) *Operations
2004-2005       Don Bales (Lowell) *General Chair
2004-2005       Priscilla Dillow (Ben Davis-Retired) *Finance
2004-2005       Heidi Karst (Noblesville) *Finance
2008-2009       Sandra Walter (Lawrence Central) *Finance
2014-2015       Sam Rasmussen (IIAA) *Finance
2014-2015       Kerry Schludecker (Boone Grove) *Operations