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Welcome to this  2022-23 IHSAA Board of Directors and

 State Championship Event  Executive Committee

 The IHSAA State Finals are a time for celebration   The IHSAA is governed by its legislative body, the Board of Directors. Composed of 19 individuals elected by member
 and reflection. While we celebrate the triumphs and   school principals from three legislative districts, they serve staggered three-year terms. Ten board seats are filled by any
 achievements of the student-athletes competing today,   qualified individual (open seats), and seven board seats are filled by two qualified female representatives, two qualified
 we’re also able to reflect on the importance of   minority representatives, two qualified urban school representatives and one private school representative. The Board of
 welcoming our fans back and thanking them for their   Directors meets annually with the responsibility of establishing the Association’s By-Laws and regulations.
 The atmosphere fans   Special Thanks To Our Host  The Executive Committee meets monthly and is responsible for organizing and directing state tournaments and meets,
 bring to our State   Grand Park Sports Campus  interpreting the Association’s By-Laws, determining penalties for rules violations, and establishing the Association’s state
 Championships   office and employing a commissioner and staff to administer the Association.
 transforms them from
 just another event into a   19000 Grand Park Blvd.  IHSAA Board of Directors  IHSAA Executive Committee
 true celebration. A   Westfield, Indiana 46074  District, Seat   Board Member   Term Ends  Jeff Doyle, Barr-Reeve (Chairman)
     District I, Class A
                   Tom Finicle, Southwood
                                          June 2023
 celebration of the   District I, Class AA      June 2024  Jim Brown, Fishers (Vice-Chairman)
 passion and pageantry   District I, Class AAA   Nathan Dean, Jimtown   June 2023  Stacy Adams, Valparaiso
 Hoosier high school   State Finals Personnel  District I, Class AAAA      June 2024  Tom Black, East Central
 sports are known for.   Tournament Administrator  District II, Class A   Kye Denney, Wes-Del**   June 2024  Chris Conley, Delta
 Every fan of our high   Robert Faulkens, Assistant   District II, Class AA      June 2023  Nathan Dean, Jimtown
 school sports   Commissioner  District II, Class AAA   Chris Conley, Delta*   June 2024  Kye Denney, Wes-Del
 community—every   District II, Class AAAA   Jim Brown, Fishers   June 2023  Tom Finicle, Southwood
 student, coach, and bus   Assistant Tournament Administrator  District III, Class A   Jeff Doyle, Barr-Reeve   June 2023  Chad Gilbert, Charlestown
 driver, every parent,   Bri Jones, Administrative   District III, Class AA   Tim Grove, South Knox School Corp.   June 2024  Tim Grove, South Knox School Corporation
 sister, and   Assistant  District III, Class AAA   Mike Whitten, Boonville    June 2023  Patti McCormack, Lowell
                                          June 2024
                   Tom Black, East Central
     District III, Class AAAA
 brother—contributes to this celebration whenever they   Kris Painter, Terre Haute North Vigo
 attend a State Finals event. That’s because by   Director of Champions Together  North District, Female   Patti McCormack, Lowell    June 2025  Brian Strong, Logansport
 attending the State Finals and cheering for their   Brian Avery  North District, Minority   Stacy Adams, Valparaiso    June 2025  Mike Whitten, Boonville
 school, fans are supporting and fostering so much   North District, Urban   Brian Strong, Logansport    June 2025
 more than great competition…  Officials  South District, Female   Kris Painter, Terre Haute North Vigo   June 2025
 Roger Griffith, Danny Shields,   South District, Minority     Chad Gilbert, Charlestown    June 2025
     South District, Urban
                                          June 2025
 They’re supporting exactly what makes high school   Brad Groninger, Anne Griffith
 sports different. For over 100 years, the IHSAA has   Private School Rep.      June 2025
 focused on keeping education in front of athletics by   Grand Park Staff  * President      ** Vice-President
 providing an arena for our state’s 160,000 stu-  Matt Trnian, Rachel Nelson
 dent-athletes to learn essential life lessons. Lessons
 in teamwork, perseverance, and humility. Lessons   Athletic Training Staff
 that will translate to their careers as they transition   Fortè Sports Medicine and Orthopedics
 into adulthood. Lessons that will benefit and define
 the communities they lead once their playing days are   Program Credits
 Publisher Paul Neidig, Commissioner
 So, on behalf of the 407 IHSAA member-schools, our   Editor Brandon Baxter, Communications
 board of directors, and all our student-athletes   Assistant
 participating in this weekend’s championship event,
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