Grievance Committee

This Committee shall hear and render a decision to the Board of Directors on all matters brought against any member concerning suspensions, probations, terminations, and other disciplinary (or otherwise) actions not specifically addressed elsewhere in these policies and the PAR By-laws.

Committee Chair:  Bob Pawling


Evaluation Committee

Evaluation Committee is responsible for setting up the process and selecting those individuals who will assist with the evaluation of member officials within our association. Each official with two or more years experience should be evaluated at least once during the season. First-year officials should be evaluated periodically throughout the season so that min-clinics may be offered, if necessary, to re-enforce good officiating skills(FHSAA Officials Guidebook) .

Committee Chair:  Michael Newton


Training Committee

The Education/Training Committee is responsible for the planning, content and implementation of training sessions, including on-the-court training. This also includes educating our officials on FHSAA policies and procedures, NFHS rules and mechanics, and developing a curriculum that is current and effective in both content and methodology.

Committee Chair:  Michael McFadden


Assignment Committee

The Assignment Committee is responsible for overseeing the entire contest assignment procedure within our association. This includes ensuring compliance with requirements on the composition of officiating crews, reviewing and approving each member official’s schedule of assigned contests, and making the booking commissioner aware of any corrections that need to be made before the assignment schedule is submitted to the membership. Assignment Committee does not make the assignments (per Official Guidebook).   

Committee Chair:  Richard Abasial                                                                                                                                   


Recommendations Committee

The Recommendation Committee is responsible for reviewing the evaluations of each member official during the regular season. This committee is also responsible for preparing and submitting to the FHSAA Office a list of member officials who deserve consideration for assignment to State Series contests. The Booking Commissioner should act on the recommendations of this committee (Official Guidebook)

Committee Chair:  Marshal O’Shields