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Written by: Adult Program Administrator
7/20/2019  RssIcon

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
July 18, 2019

Applicants sought for Commissioner with USA Softball of Indiana

OKLAHOMA CITY – USA Softball, a volunteer driven, not-for-profit organization, is seeking applicants for the position of Commissioner for USA Softball of Indiana. This position becomes available following the resignation of current Indiana Commissioner Mick Renneisen, who will be stepping down at the end of the 2019 season.

The USA Softball Commissioner should be an individual who is interested in serving as the principal liaison between the local Indiana association and the USA Softball National Office in Oklahoma City. This position would receive a compensation package from the Executive Board of USA Softball of Indiana, which will range from $20,000 - $25,000 plus incentive-based bonuses.

Those interested in the complete duties of a USA Softball Commissioner may review them on the USA Softball website at USASoftball.com under the About Us section, Code, then USA Softball Procedural Manual Articles 105 and 106 (pg. 11-14).

A panel will interview and make their recommendation of the provisional USA Softball of Indiana Commissioner to the USA Softball Board of Directors for confirmation. After serving a minimum of six months and no later than the USA Softball Annual Meeting in October/November, the Commissioners Appointment Committee will review the performance of the Commissioner and make a recommendation of interim or permanent status to the USA Softball Board of Directors.

Founded in 1933 as the Amateur Softball Association, USA Softball has evolved into the strongest softball organization in the country. The growth and development of the association led the United States Olympic Committee (USOC) to name USA Softball as the National Governing Body of Softball, pursuant to the Amateur Sports Act of 1978.

Those interested in applying for the position of Commissioner for USA Softball of Indiana should send a résumé and cover letter to:

John Miller, Director of Membership Services
E-mail: jmiller@usasoftball.com
Subject Line: USA Softball of Indiana Commissioner position

Résumé’s must be received at the National Office by August 9, 2019. Any questions regarding this position should be directed to John Miller at the contact information listed above.

Questions regarding this position can also be directed to John Miller at the contact information listed above or to Mick Renneisen, Indiana USA Softball Commissioner at mrenneisen@usasoftballindiana.org.

About USA Softball
USA Softball is a 501(c)(3) not-for profit organization headquartered in Oklahoma City, Okla., and is designated as the National Governing Body (NGB) of Softball in the United States and a member of the United States Olympic Committee. One of the nation’s largest sports organizations, USA Softball sanctions competition through a network of Local Associations, which includes all 50 states and select metro associations. USA Softball is dedicated to providing people of all ages the opportunity to play the game they love at a variety of levels by offering recreational, league, tournament and competitive play for fast pitch, slow pitch and modified pitch. USA Softball annually conducts thousands of tournaments throughout the country including over 100 National Championships. The USA Softball umpire program is among the nation’s largest and are widely known as the best trained umpires in the game.

As the NGB for the sport of softball, USA Softball is responsible for training, equipping and promoting the six USA Softball National Teams that compete in events such as the Olympics, Pan American Games, World Championships and other international and domestic events. For more information on USA Softball, including its founding and history as the Amateur Softball Association of America (ASA), please visit, www.USASoftball.com.

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