USA Archery Seeks Nominees for JOAD and Collegiate Committees

Sept. 26, 2018, 4:06 p.m. (ET)

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colorado – USA Archery is now seeking nominations for positions on the Collegiate Archery Program and the Junior Olympic Archery Development (JOAD) Committees.

Committee members play a vital role in USA Archery’s organization and are responsible for making recommendations regarding program and event administration to USA Archery staff. This is your chance to have a voice on matters that you care about and to represent the opinions of the archery community in your region.

The South and East Region Representative seats are open for nomination on the JOAD Committee. The South, East, and Athlete (South and East) positions are open for nomination on the Collegiate Committee.

As a Collegiate Archery Program Committee Representative you will be asked to:

  • Advise USA Archery staff and USAA Leadership on Collegiate Archery Program related issues
  • Act as a resource to, and communicate with colleges and universities as well as USA Archery State Associations within your Region
  • Coordinate and promote Collegiate Archery Program activities and events within their own region
  • Assist in the coordination of Collegiate Archery Program Regional Outdoor Tournaments
  • Review Collegiate Archery Program grant applications and assist in advising how grant funds will be distributed

As a JOAD Committee Representative you will be asked to:

  • Advise USA Archery staff on JOAD Club and Event related issues
  • Act as a resource to, and communicate with, State Associations and State JOAD Coordinators
  • Coordinate and promote JOAD activities within their region
  • Review Ann Hoyt/ Jim Easton JOAD Grant applications and provide recommendations to USA Archery staff for Grant allocations
  • Select the USA Archery JOAD Award recipient as warranted

Once nominations are received, USA Archery will distribute nominee information to USA Archery clubs for vote in their respective regions. All nominations are October 19th, 2018. For more information and to access the nomination forms, click here and then select the appropriate drop down option for the committee you are interested in serving on.

Please contact clubs@usarchery.org for more information.