UUDA 2017 ULTIMATE COMMITTEE DETAILS
The descriptions below provide initial ideas for focus, but each committee will create their own priorities and budget. The Board of Directors will provide feedback and support to each committee. Committees will vary in size depending on need and community interest.
Board Members: Tara Wion and Isaac Conley
This committee will be charged with collaborating and supporting Utah’s high school, middle school, and other youth teams and programs. This committee will work to assess the existing opportunities in our youth community and take an active role in promoting tournament and league play within our state. This committee will work closely with the USAU state representatives (BSYC, GSYC, SOC) in organizing and promoting existing programs and implementing new leagues, tournaments, and clinics.
Ideally, this committee will have representatives from high school teams (both players and parents), team coaches, USAU representatives, recreational, club, and college players/coaches who have a passion for the growth of the sport, organizing youth programs (leagues, tournaments, clinics, UUDA YCC team), and involving Utah’s community of players in youth sport development.
Board Members: Bryce Merrill
This committee will be in charge of organizing, improving and establishing UUDA leagues. This may include bringing current community leagues under the UUDA umbrella, conducting a needs assessment to find ideal locations, levels and seasons for new leagues, and strengthening the quality of play in current leagues.
Ideally, this committee will have representatives from youth, college, club, and recreational players, especially those with experience in playing in leagues within and outside Utah. Anyone passionate about increasing and improving league play in the state should apply!
CLUB AND COLLEGE
Board Members: Bryce Merrill and Maggie Bale
This committee will be charged with collaborating and supporting Utah’s college and club teams. This committee will work to assess what opportunities exist in our communities for club and college players and take an active role in promoting tournament play within our state, including conference and regional tournaments and Ski Town Classic.
Ideally, this committee will have representatives from college and club players and coached, and those with experience in or passion for club and college competition, team leadership and tournament directing.
COMMUNICATIONS, SOCIAL MEDIA, AND OUTREACH
Board Members: Maggie Bale and Tara Wion
This committee will be charged with strengthening the UUDA “brand.” This could include developing or refreshing the website, social media presence, logos, email lists, newsletter or blog, volunteer models and community service and outreach opportunities.
Ideally, this committee will have representatives from youth, college, club, and recreational players, especially those with experience in or passion for social media, communications, volunteer coordination and outreach.
BUSINESS, RELATIONSHIP DEVELOPMENT, AND CHARITABLE GIVING
Board Members: Isaac Conley and Simon Pugh
This committee will be charged with organizing and managing UUDA’s financial report, website function and capabilities, pursuing strategic opportunities, cultivating partnerships and relationships, and identifying new markets, opportunities, and products to create a better experience for everyone involved with Utah Ultimate.
Ideally, this committee will have representatives from Utah’s Ultimate scene that are willing to use their skills, knowledge and profession to better UUDA and Utah Ultimate.
INTERESTED IN BEING INVOLVED?
UUDA has big plans to continue growing and serving our frisbee community, but we need your help to make it happen. If you’ve ever wondered how you could get involved, UUDA has created several committees that might interest you. We’d love to have you share your skills and passion to help UUDA continue to thrive and be the top resource for everything ultimate in Utah.
So please take a moment to view the various committees that we’re forming and fill out which ones you’d be interested in volunteering for as events come up. If you need more info about each committee, scroll past the fill form and read more. Thank you very much for your help in advance!