Pioneer Youth Football Executive Board
2015 Executive Board
Commissioner – Shamell Jackson
Ensure the mission of the league is carried out. Attend multiple games at multiple sites to ensure quality of the league product. Identify and solve issues of organizations when needed and resolve issues in the “field” quickly to ensure games are played. Every position will report up to the commissioner.
Chief Executive Officer – Richard Hernandez
Assist commissioner in handing down fines, issue uniform and other infractions associated with the Pioneer bylaws. Involved in and mediates all decisions concerning the league. Top ambassador of the league and oversees quality control issues.
Chief Operating Officer – Leroy Freeman Jr.
Clarifies bylaw violations or conflicts between organizations. Including confirming acceptability of fields, availability of non league travel games, enforcement of all rules Pioneer bylaws.
Chief Financial Officer – Shawn Godbolt
Records the collection of certification money for each Organization, and oversees and checks financial records of the league. provide to the members the amount of available money. Identifies needs and scouts bids for league needs. (Does not handle funds directly)
Juniors – Tangier McGowan
Seniors – Lakisha McCormick
Record meeting minutes and providing meeting minutes to all members the following day, sends out league notifications and correspondences provide new team applications and registration.
Vice President of community affairs & Public Relations Team – Walter Newsome
Promotes the league by way of media, social media, Pioneer website, news paper advertisement and community outreach, help to promote the teams in the league as well.
Director of Officials – Manny Moreno –
Control of all officials, schedule officials for all games, provide a score reporting sheet for all games for officials to use, provide officials with the correct rules, hand out fines to officials, ensure they are professional and on time. Referees services will be bided out for the best price.
Vice President Academic Affairs – Tim Cavanaugh
Assistant Vice President of Academic Affairs- Robert Wardlaw
Act as a liaison between the league and academic institutions.
Included – high schools, Prep schools, Junior colleges, Colleges and universities, Technical schools or training programs.
Director of The Pioneer League Players Union -Marysol Ocasio Atkins
Advise and handle all bylaws issues pertaining to players rights. Handle player transactions, suspensions and eligibility issues.
Certification of all teams for are by submission of roster by the gm and players will bring ids to all games. Also coordinates and confirms all league events and games for the organization.