2017 AHSAA OFFICIALS CONFERENCE


Monday, July 17th


Golf Tournament         1:00                                         Lagoon Park


Cookout                       6:30 - 8:00                               Pete Peterson Lodge


Saturday, July 22nd


8:00 – 9:00 a.m. Lobby Registration 


9:00 – 9:15 a.m. Convention Center A AHSAA Welcome 

Speaker: Mark Jones, AHSAA Director of Officials 

Steve Savarese, Executive Director 

Moderator: Jamie Lee, AHSAA Assistant Director 


9:15 –11:15 a.m. Convention Center A “Getting to Know Arbiter” 

Speakers: Justin Miller and John Evans, Arbiter Sports 

Moderator: Mark Jones, AHSAA Director of Officials 


11:30 – 1:30 p.m. Alabama Ballroom A/B/C/D/E Officials Banquet 

Speaker: Wright Waters, Executive Director of Football Bowl Association 

Moderator: Mark Jones, AHSAA Director of Officials 


1:45 – 2:15 p.m. Breakout Sessions 

Montgomery 7 “District Directors and Observers on Arbiter” 

Speaker: Justin Miller and John Evans, Arbiter Sports 

Moderator: Mark Jones, AHSAA Director of Officials 

Convention Center A “Keep ‘Em in the Game” 

Speaker: Kim Kiel, Pelham Athletic Director 

Moderator: Jamie Lee, AHSAA Assistant Director 


2:30 – 3:15 p.m. Convention Center A “Get All of Your Deductions” 

Speaker: Jeff Hilyer, CPA 

Moderator: Mark Jones, AHSAA Director of Officials 


3:30 – 4:00 p.m. Convention Center A “Officiating in Alabama Update” 

Speaker: Mark Jones, Director of Officials 

Moderator: Alvin Briggs, President of AHSADCA 


4:00 – 4:30 p.m. Convention Center A District Directors and Association Officers 

Speaker: Mark Jones, Director of Officials 

Moderator: Alvin Briggs, President of AHSADCA

 

 

 

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AHSAA Officials Luncheon Historical Listing of Guest Speakers


2017 Wright Waters Executive Director, Football Bowl Association


2016 Dana Pappas Assistant Director of New Mexico Athletic Association


2015                Joe Dean, Jr.                            Athletic Director BSC and TV Sports Analyst


2014                Apple Kridakorn                      NCAA Women’s National Volleyball Official


2013                Bob Gardner                           NFHS Executive Director


2012                Debbie Williamson                 NCAA Women’s Basketball Coordinator of Officials


2011                Ronnie Baynes                                    NFL Officials Recruitment Coordinator


2010                Spence McCracken                 Retired High School Coach and Educator


2009                Barry Mano                             NASO and Referee Magazine President


2008                Brian Shulman                                    Former Auburn and NFL Punter


2007                Mary Day                                NCAA Women’s Final Four Basketball Official


2006                Ghary Akers                            State Department of Education (Retired)


2005                Dale Ford                                MLB Umpire Retired


2004                Dick Burleson                          SEC Football Official Retired


2003                Steve Shaw                              SEC Football Official


2002                Bob Kanaby                             NFHS Executive Director

                        John Clougherty                      NCAA Men’s Final Four Basketball Official


2001                Joan Powell                             NCAA Final Four Volleyball Official


2000                Bernie Saggau                         Executive Director, Iowa High School Athletic ASSN.


1999                Hank Nichols                           NCAA Men’s Basketball Coordinator of Officials


1998                Don Rutledge                          NCAA Men’s Final Four Basketball Official


1997                Barry Mano                             NASO and Referee Magazine President