NATIONAL OFFICE

Mailing Address:

USA Field Hockey
5540 North Academy Blvd.
Suite 100
Colorado Springs, CO 80918

Phone: (719) 866-4567
Fax: (719) 632-0979

General Information Email: information@usafieldhockey.com

2016 USA Field Hockey Staff Organizational Chart

Administrative

Simon Hoskins | Executive Director
(719) 866-4370 | shoskins@usafieldhockey.com
Simon resides in Denver, Colo. but grew up in England. He played hockey throughout intermediate school, at a university in England and on a club team in Cyprus and Chile. He received his Masters in Sports Marketing from the University of Oregon and his PE in Sports Science, Recreation Management from Loughborough University. In his current position with USA Field Hockey he is the leader of the staff team. He loves working for USA Field Hockey as he can make a positive impact through the programming to enable each member to be the best athlete, coach or umpire, and person they can be, from young people just starting out in the game through to Olympians. 

Janet Paden | Chief Financial & Human
Resources  Officer/Interim Secretary
(719) 866-4368 | jpaden@usafieldhockey.com


 TBD | Office Administrator
(719) 866-4362

 Member Services
Adam Andrasko | Member Services Director
(719) 866-4361 | aandrasko@usafieldhockey.com
Originally from Hawk Run, Pa. in central Pennsylvania, Adam resides in Colorado Springs, Colo. with his wife Rio and dog Cooper. He joins USA Field Hockey after serving 6 years with the United States Olympic Committee. He is a graduate of Lock Haven University in Pennsylvania where he earned a Bachelor's degree in Sport  Administration and was also a four-year letter receipt and captain of the varsity football team. He interned for the Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference and also served as the graduate assistant for the United States Collegiate Athletic Association. Upon graduating, he continued his education and earned an Education Master's degree in Sport Management from Old Dominion University in Norfolk, Va. As the Member Services Director, he will lead our membership, marketing, commercial and communications team.

Marketing & Communications

Kait Mitchell | Senior Communications Manager
(719) 866-4363 | kmitchell@usafieldhockey.com
With a strong background of field hockey members in her family, Kait started playing in sixth grade all the way through her collegiate career. From Pennsylvania, she went to Ball State University where she majored in Journalism. For USA Field Hockey she constructs and manages all facets of communication for the governing body's website, national teams, events and various programs as well as the FHLife magazine. She enjoys working
for USA Field Hockey because of the the wonderful community of active athletes, coaches, fans and umpires that are
just as 
passionate about field hockey as she is.


Teryn Brill | Senior Marketing & Communications Coordinator
(719) 243-4179 | tbrill@usafieldhockey.com 
A native of Pennsylvania, Teryn grew up playing hockey throughout high school and middle school. She attended the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill where she majored in Journalism and Public Relations and was a member of the field hockey team. In her current position with USA Field Hockey, she is responsible for enhancing the online presence through the website, managing social media accounts and continually improving brand reputation. She enjoys working for USA Field Hockey as it keeps her involved with the sport that she has had a passion for her whole life.

Katie Naughton | Commercial Manager
(719) 866-4365 | knaughton@usafieldhockey.com
Katie grew up New Hampshire where she played field hockey in high school and on a club team. She went on the play collegiately at the University of Iowa where she majored in Health and Sports Studies. She is currently the commercial manager at USA Field Hockey and deals with sponsorships and vending. She enjoyed working for USA Field Hockey because she likes giving back to the sport she is passionate about.


 General Communications Information | communications@usafieldhockey.com
Fundraising/Donor Relations 
Elissa Unger | Foundation Development Director
719-453-2881 EUnger@usafieldhockey.com

Originally from Reading, Pa. Unger grew up playing field hockey and later attended Michigan State University where she earned a B.A. in Hospitality Business and was a 4-year letter winner (and proud goalkeeper) for the Spartan field hockey team. Elissa interned with the USOC before working in Kent State University’s Athletic Development office and earning an M.A. in Sport & Recreation Management. Before coming to USA Field Hockey, she spent 4 years at her alma mater, MSU, working for the Spartan Fund with varied experience in annual fund, donor relations, and major gift fundraising. Elissa enjoys working with USA Field Hockey members and donors to make an impact on the sport that has given her so much throughout her life. Elissa is responsible for the overall strategic planning, implementation, and management of fundraising programs and events for USA Field Hockey and the USA Field Hockey Foundation.

Coaching Education & Accreditation

Craig Parnham | Director of Coaching Education & Learning
cparnham@usafieldhockey.com

Liz Tchou | Senior Manager of Coaching Education
(910) 599-8222 | ltchou@usafieldhockey.com

Liz has an array of background accomplishments in field hockey from playing at the University of Iowa, to being a member of the U.S. Women's National Team and an Atlanta 1996 Olympian as well as coaching at the NCAA Division I level. As the senior manager of the Coaching Education Program, she provides tools and resources for all levels of field hockey coaches in the country through the Team USA Mobile Coach App. She is also in charge of getting the new accreditation programs up and running and plans on providing more opportunities for coaches to learn and grow within the profession. She is honored to be part of an organization that provides her with opportunities to represent our country throughout her hockey playing career. She also enjoys the problem-solving with the sport development team as their mission is to provide ways to increase development opportunities offered to coaches, umpires and players alike.

General Coaching Information | coaching@usafieldhockey.com
       

Sport Development

Sally Goggin | National Development Director
sgoggin@usafieldhockey.com

As National Development Director, Sally’s main responsibility is to grow the game of field hockey in the United States. Sally brings infectious enthusiasm for field hockey having been involved in the sport as a player, coach, parent and grassroots organizer. A native of Illinois, Sally started playing field hockey at Deerfield High School. She went on to play at Dartmouth College where she received First-Team All Ivy League Honors and was the team Captain. After college, Sally went on to work for Leo Burnett in Media and Client Services for Fortune 500 companies. More recently, she has been a successful entrepreneur and helped bring field hockey to Glen Ellyn, Ill. and Glenbard West High School. Sally is passionate about developing opportunities for kids of all ages to experience the great game of field hockey as players, coaches, umpires and fans.


Krista Page | Regional Development Manager - Region 5
(717) 882-6317 | kpage@usafieldhockey.com

Krista resides in Ephrata, Pa. where she has coached high school field hockey for the past 17 years. and is also a member of the Xcalibur field hockey club’s coaching staff for the past 9 years. With an extended background in field hockey, it also runs strong in her immediate family. As the Region 5 Development Manager, she supports growth of the sport in Pennsylvania. Krista enjoys the management role for the Women's Junior National teams and looks forward to working with athlete development within USA Field Hockey.


Warren Prestwich | Regional Development Manager - Region  7
(410) 830-0653 | wprestwich@usafieldhockey.com

Warren grew up on the Tweed Coast of Australia. He started playing at age 6 and represented his district at various age levels through State Championships before playing at University, winning two National University Championships, and First Division in Brisbane and Sydney. He has coached at the Division III level in the United States and is currently the goalkeeper of the Over-50 Team USA Men’s Masters Team. As the Region 7 Development Manager, he promotes the growth of the sport in Maryland, Delaware and the Washington D.C. area. He enjoys working at USA Field Hockey as it gives him an opportunity to use his experience gained from being involved in field hockey all his life to give back to the game.


 General Sport Development Information | sportdevelopment@usafieldhockey.com 
Futures Program

Lisa McCoy | Director of Futures & International Events
(717) 742-8400 | lmccoy@usafieldhockey.com
Lisa resides in Pennsylvania where she coaches at Manheim Central High school and is the previous club owner of PennLanco. She went to Lancaster General School of Health Sciences where she majored in Radiology. As the Region 5 Development Manager, she supports growth of the sport in Pennsylvania. She enjoys the challenges of growing the sport within USA Field Hockey and working with athlete development. 


Ethan Pace |  Senior 

Coordinator of Futures & Olympic Development

(719) 434-3905 | epace@usafieldhockey.com

Ethan is a native to Colorado, he is new to the sport of field hockey but is learning the sport at a fast pace. He attended the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs where majored in Business Administration with emphasis in Marketing and Human Resources. For USA Field Hockey, he supports the growth of field hockey through the Futures Program. He enjoys working for USA Field Hockey because it allows him to be involved in the sports world that he loves.


General Futures Information | futures@usafieldhockey.com
 Events & Membership
Karen Collins | 

Director of Event Logistics

(719) 866-4366 | kcollins@usafieldhockey.com

Chelsea Mitchell | Events Marketing Manager

Justin Miller | Senior Events Coordinator
(719) 434-3902 | jmiller@usafieldhockey.com
Justin attended Ball State University in Muncie, Inn. where he studied Sport Administration. As the Senior Events Coordinator, he serves as a direct point of contact for Club Administrators for information regarding National Events. He also works very closely with the events team to facilitate National Event logistics. He aims to utilize sport as a resource to strengthen communities and inspire the next generation of youth to be active.

Caitie Tornes | Membership Manager
(719) 866-4339 | ctornes@usafieldhockey.com

Caitie grew up in many different military towns but calls Colorado her home now. She attended the University of Colorado, Colorado Springs and graduated with a Marketing degree. She works within USA Field Hockey to ensure that all members are receiving the best customer service possible. 


 Glen Hollingsworth | Senior Membership Coordinator
(719) 434-3901 |ghollingsworth@usafieldhockey.com
A native of Colorado, Glen's only experience with field hockey prior to the job was as a spectator. He attended the University of Colorado Colorado Springs and majored with a degree in Business with an emphasis in Sport Management. In his role with USA Field Hockey, he provides excellent service and assisting in the growth of field hockey by ensuring our membership programs provide tangible benefits. He enjoys working for USA Field Hockey because of the people he works with and the opportunity he has to see the impact he makes on a daily basis.
Umpires
Steve Horgan | 

Director of Umpires

(302) 668-7409 | shorgan@usafieldhockey.com

From Wilmington, Del., Steve began playing hockey with a women's team in Delaware and eventually found a men's team based out of Lehigh Valley, Pa. He played for about three years before he started officiating, with aspirations to umpire internationally. He attended the University of Delaware and began an Electrical Apprenticeship after he graduated. He has been a certified electrician for more than 30 years. In his role with USA Field Hockey, he is responsible for everything umpiring. He enjoys working for the organization because of the dedicated people.

 
National Team Staff

Christa Miller | USWNT Manager
cmiller@usafieldhockey.com

Christa grew up and still lives in Lancaster County, Pa. where she played both field hockey and softball from middle school into college. She attended Lock Haven University (LHU) where she majored in Sport Management with a minor in Coaching. While at LHU, she was a part of the 2006 DII National Championship Softball team. In the previous 5 years she worked for the local YMCA as a Health & Wellness/Membership Director. In Christa's spare time she enjoys coaching hockey for a local school district and is a Girls on the Run assistant coach. As the USWNT Manager she will oversee management of the junior national teams as well as the women’s senior team. She enjoys working for USA Field Hockey as it is her way of giving back to the sport that has given her so much.


Nick Shedd |  Strength & Conditioning Coach
nshedd@usafieldhockey.com

Originally from Fairfax, Va., Nick currently resides in Pennsylvania with his fiancé, Jackie and their dog, Bane the Great Dane.  He studied Sports Medicine at Averett University while playing football and later earned a Master of Science degree in Exercise Science (Strength and Conditioning) from Appalachian State University. He has several years of experience interning and working in collegiate, tactical, and private settings. Nick has worked with athletes of all levels ranging from youth to elite in over 15 different sports, including field hockey. Nick uses a unique, multifaceted, and competitive approach to strength and conditioning in order to maximize the performance of the USWNT.


Yuko Kimura |  Medical Manager
Yuko Kimura joined the USA Field Hockey staff as the Medical Manager for the USWNT in January 2017. A native of Japan, she first came to the U.S. as a junior in college when she won a year-long scholarship to study at one of the branches of the University of Tennessee. She returned to Japan to graduate but had aspirations to go back to America to become an athletic trainer. Just four months after graduating, she returned and attended Missouri State University where she earned her Bachelor's degree in Athletic Training and later continued her education at Old Dominion University, where she earned her Masters in Science in Education with an emphasis in Athletic Training. While in Norfolk, Va. she got to know the sport of field hockey and had the opportunity to work with former ODU head field hockey coach, Beth Anders, as the graduate assistant athletic trainer.

Back when the U.S. Women's National Team was based in Virginia Beach, Va. and Kimura eventually started volunteering for USA Field Hockey at National Events and helped out with the USWNT practices as well as traveled with the U-21 USWNT on many tours and to major international events. Throughout the years, she has even volunteered at the Women's National Championship, Women's Junior National Championship, Junior National Camps, National Hockey Festival, National Indoor Tournaments and within the Futures Program.