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State Referee Committee

The State Referee Committee (SRC) is responsible for leading the State Referee Association in promoting and implementing U.S. Soccer's referee initiatives and programs in support of all affiliated members and competitions within their jurisdiction. 

This includes, but is not limited to: 

  • Establishing a technical and administrative network that is responsive and accountable
  • Assisting in the appointment of positions within the State Referee Association
  • Preparing an annual budget and reporting financial details as required
  • Supporting the development of high performing and up-and-coming officials

All members of the SRC are non-paid volunteers who commit their free time to support these goals.

State Referee Administrator (SRA) - Brandon Adams

Brandon Adams is responsible for overseeing the administrative and technical needs of the State Referee Association.

This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Verifying and processing registration records
  • Upgrading and downgrading officials as needed
  • Recruiting and retaining officials to ensure coverage on all affiliate games
  • Coordinating the duties and efforts of the State Director of Instructions, State Director of Assessment and the State Assignment Coordinator
  • Distributing badges, books and other referee materials as needed
  • Maintaining open lines of communication with the U.S. Soccer Referee Department
  • Assuming the responsibilities of the State Referee Committee should one not exist in the State Referee Association

State Youth Referee Administrator (SYRA) - Alvin Johnston

Alvin Johnston is responsible for overseeing the administrative and technical needs of the State Referee Association specific to referee grades as designated by U.S. Soccer. 

This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Verifying and processing registration records
  • Organizing and instructing courses and clinics for officials
  • Supporting the youth recreational needs of the State Referee Association

State Director of Assessment - Patrick Baker

Patrick Baker is responsible for developing an assessor network and overseeing the assessment needs of the State Referee Association. 

This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Organizing and instructing courses and clinics for assessors
  • Developing in-service training materials for assessors
  • Working with the State Direction of Instruction in the development of in-service training materials for officials
  • Assisting with the assignment of assessors in support of officials committed to advancement and development

State Director of Instruction (SDI) - Danny Clement

Danny Clement is responsible for developing an instructor network and overseeing the instruction needs of the State Referee Association.

This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Organizing and instructing courses and clinics for instructors
  • Developing in-service training materials for instructors
  • Organizing and instructing courses and clinics for officials
  • Working with the State Direction of Assessment in the development of in-service training materials for officials
  • Providing clarification on the interpretation and application of the Laws of the Game

State Director of Assignment - Shannon O'Carroll

Shannon O'Carroll is responsible for developing an assignor network that meets the needs of the State Referee Association. 

This includes, but is not limited to:

  • Working collaboratively with assignors and competitions
  • Organizing and instructing courses and clinics for assignors
  • Developing in-service training materials for assignors

​Referee Administrative Assistant - Anne Wright

State Director - Referee Academy - Robert Sorey

State Director - Women's Mentoring - Elaine Hutton

Vice President - Youth - Juan Castillo

Vice President - Adult - Daniel McAdams

State Referee Chair - Dave Wengenroth

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