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Board of Directors Listing
Michigan Swimming, Inc. Board of Directors
Updated: July 31, 2018
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Administrative Division
Voting Board Members
Position
Member
Contact Information
Year Elected/Appointed
General Chair
Ahern Naylis
2018 (fill vacancy per bylaws)
Vice Chair – Administration
Shawn Kornoelje
2017 (appt. to fill vacancy)
Secretary
Janette Heaton
2017
Safe Sport & Operational Risk Chair
Melissa Millerick-May
2016
Non-Voting Members
Position
Member
Contact Information
Marketing & Public Relations
Derek Mehraban
Membership & Registration Coordinator
Dawn Gurley
Records & Recognition Coordinator
Dawn Gurley
Meet and Sanctioning Chair
John Loria
National Times Verification Officer
John Loria
Webmaster
John Loria
 
Finance Division
Voting Board Members
Position
Member
Contact Information
Year Elected/Appointed
Vice Chair – Finance
VACANT
 
Treasurer
Mary Perczak
2017 (appt. to fill vacancy)
Non-Voting Members
Position
Member
Contact
Travel Fund Coordinator
Dawn Gurley
 
Program Development Division
Voting Board Members
Position
Member
Contact Information
Year Elected/Appointed
Vice Chair – Program Development
Josh Morgan
2015 & 2017
Diversity Chair
Candice Howard
2016
Non-Voting Members
Position
Member
Contact
Club Development Liaison
Dawn Gurley
Camps & Clinics Coordinator
Josh Morgan 
Zone Team Coordinator
Josh Morgan
 
Program Operations Division
Voting Board Members
Position
Member
Contact Information
Year Elected/Appointed
Vice Chair – Program Operations
Joe McBratnie
2016
Officials’ Chair
Cynda Avery
2017
Non-Voting Members
Position
Member
Contact
NTV Chair
John Loria
Open Water Coordinator
Colin Dolcetti
 
Athlete Division
Voting Board Members
Position
Member
Contact Information
Year Elected/Appointed
Senior Athlete Representative
Joe Gazzarato
2016
Junior Athlete Representative
Charlie Jones
2017
At-Large Athlete Representative
Parker Fiedrich
2017 (appt. to fill vacancy)
At-Large Athlete Representative
Kennzie Hartmann
2017
 
Coach Division
Voting Board Members
Position
Member
Contact Information
Year Elected/Appointed
Senior Coach Representative
Gunnar Schmidt
2018 (appt. to fill vacancy)
Junior Coach Representative
Patrick Saucedo
2017
 

 
USA Swimming National Committees
Credentials/Elections Jacob Krzciok jacob.krzciok@miswim.org 2017-present
Credentials/Elections
Dakota Noble
2015-present
Disability Swimming John Loria john.loria@miswim.org 2014-present
Diversity & Inclusion Candice Howard candice.howard@miswim.org 2017-present
Registration/Membership
Joe Gazzarato
2016-present
 

  • All members of the Board of Directors serve a term of two years. The term of office expires after the individual has served two consecutive two year terms.
  • Direct contact information for minor athletes is unpublished. Please contact the Michigan Swimming Office for more information (office@miswim.org). 
  • All individuals serving on the Michigan Swimming, Inc. Board of Directors and its respective committees are required to hold active individual memberships with Michigan Swimming, Inc. and USA Swimming, Inc. for the entirety of their time in office.

 

Current Committees

Committee Name
Members
Executive Committee
(Board of Directors)
Ahern Naylis (Chair, General Chair)
Shawn Kornoelje (Vice-Chair of Administration)
VACANT (Vice-Chair of Finance)
Joe McBratnie (Vice-Chair of Program Operations)
Josh Morgan (Vice-Chair of Program Development)
Gunnar Schmidt (Senior Coach Representative)
Joe Gazzarato (Senior Athlete Representative)
Charlie Jones (Junior Athlete Representative)
Governance Committee
(Board of Directors/House of Delegates)
Julie Youngquist (Chair)
Betty Peristeridis (2019)
Paul Jones (2020)
Jacob Skwirsk​ (Athlete) (2018)
Safe Sport Committee
(Administrative Division)
Melissa Millerick-May (Chair)
Remainder To Be Announced
Finance Committee
(Finance Division)
VACANT (Chair)
Mary Perczak (Treasurer)
Ahern Naylis (General Chair)
Shawn Kronoelje (Vice-Chair of Administration)
Joe Gazzarato (Senior Athlete Representative)
Dawn Gurley (MS Office Rep—non-voting member)
Diversity Committee
(Program Development Division)
Candice Howard (Chair)
Remainder To Be Announced
Para-Swimming Committee
(Program Development Division)
Chuck Krochmal (Chair)
Anna Clark (Athlete)
Sarah Clark (Athlete)
Shawn Kornoelje (Coach)
Elizabeth Stone (Coach)
Brett Austin (Parent/Official)
Technical Planning Committee
(Program Development Division)
Josh Morgan (Chair)
Alex Brinks (Coach)
Joe Gazzarato (Senior Athlete Representative)
Josh Wood (Coach)
Gunnar Schmidt (Senior Coach Representative)
Jeanette Heaton (Coach)
Camps & Clinics Committee
(Program Development Division)
Josh Morgan (Chair)
Shawn Kornoelje (Coach)
Patrick Saucedo (Coach)
Officials’ Committee
(Program Operations Division)
Cynda Avery (Chair)
Joe Gazzarato (Athlete)
Charlie Jones (Athlete)
Holly Russell
Betty Peristeridis
Casey Kern
Chuck Krochmal
Meet Scheduling Committee
(Program Operations Division)
Joe McBratnie (Chair)
Josh Morgan (Vice-Chair of Program Development)
John Loria  (NTV)
Joe Gazzarato (Senior Athlete Representative)
Charlie Jones (Junior Athlete Representative)
Colin Dolcetti (Coach)
Mary Perczak (Official)
NTV Committee
(Program Operations Division)
John Loria (Chair)
Dawn Gurley (Office)
Joe Gazzarato (Athlete)
Open Water Committee
(Program Operations Division)
Colin Dolcetti (Chair)
Jacob Skwirsk (Athlete)
Savannah Gurley (Athlete)
Charlie Jones (Athlete)
Emily Klueh (Coach)
Mary Perczak (Official)
Athletes’ Committee
(Athlete Division)
Joe Gazzarato (Chair, Senior Athlete Representative)
Charlie Jones (Junior Athlete Representative)
Kennzie Hartmann (At-Large Athlete Representative)
Parker Fiedrich (At-Large Athlete Representative)
Remainder TBD