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Open Board Positions



The Whitestown Youth Hockey Association is taking applications for openings on their Board of Directors.  Currently, the Board has vacancies for President and Vice-President of House positions.  Please find position descriptions and qualifications to apply below.  All interested applicants can apply via Google Form with a brief applicable resume and may be subject to an in-person interview with the board.  All applicants will be voted on by all active voting board members and will be appointed based on a 2/3 majority vote. 

For questions, please contact Board Secretary, Michael Adamo, at:

  •  PRESIDENT (non-voting as presiding officer unless there is a tie): 2-year term - Must have held previous WYHA board position within Youth Hockey Association and/or officer lead position on another non-profit Board. Preferred experience in contract negotiations and leading and promoting Board meetings. Act as Board facilitator and meeting moderator. Responsible for the creation of a meeting agenda, an open dialogue amongst Members and Board, and liaison between other Youth, High School, and College Hockey Programs. Attend Sectional and State Meetings. Co-signatory to checks. Lead negotiator and signatory for contracts, drafts, or other agreements of WYHA with “other” parties.
  • VICE PRESIDENT HOUSE (voting): 2-year term - Must have held previous WYHA position within Youth Hockey Associations and/or officer lead position on another nonprofit. Preferred experience in leading and promoting Board meetings and/or committees. Chairs House Selection Committee. Oversees and works with level coordinators and house coaches. Must attend monthly Snowbelt meetings beginning in August. Travel reimbursement will be provided for monthly Snowbelt meetings.

WYHA Board Qualifications:  

1. A member of the WYHA Board is an individual who makes decisions based upon the best interests of the entire association.

2. To be eligible for consideration of any Office or of any WYHA Board position, both voting and non-voting, the association member must be a member in good standing at the time of election, qualify for the position, and must pass a USA Hockey background screening.

3. All Board Members are required to complete the USA Hockey online screening certification forms by the start of the new fiscal year (May 1).



2023 Board Members and Vacancies

2023-24 WYHA Board of Directors 

President- Vacant as of 9/13/23
Vice President Travel- Kyle Simpson
Vice President House/Snowbelt Rep - Ben Vennero
Secretary- Michael Adamo
Webmaster- Kelly Nash
Treasurer- Katie Cannistra
Ace/SafeSport Coordinator- Joshua Stagner
Registrar- Wayne Chambers
Ice Scheduler - Carrie Buccina
Concession Manager - Sheena Frisicano
Equipment Manager - Geoffrey Hale
LTS Coordinator - Courtney Gouger
Mite Coordinator - Kathleen Stagner
Squirt Coordinator- Vernonica Baker
Pee Wee Coordinator -Vacant
Bantam Coordinator- Vacant
Honorary Board Member - Pat Gaffney

If you are interested in filling one of the vacant positions, please Click HERE