BOARD OF DIRECTORS - OFFICERS

Brian Cullinane

PRESIDENT

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The presiding officer of the Board of Directors and Executive Committee, responsible for the general functioning of the League and the logistical operation and coordination of League volunteers. Oversees the Executive Board and all board members and volunteers for the League. Umpire in Chief, Scheduler, Head Scorekeeper, summer programs, and the emeritus advisers directly report to the President.

Pete Dailey

VICE PRESIDENT

The Vice-President assists the President, and is responsible for the operational activities of the League. Field Crew Chief, Equipment, Uniforms, Player Development, Coach Administrator, and Staff Certification directly report to the Vice President.

Katie Coyle

SECRETARY

Records the activities of the League and maintains appropriate files, mailing lists, and corporate records. Oversees League communications processes. Webmaster, Events Coordinator, Communications Chair, and Social Media Manager report to the Secretary.

Kelli Cullinane

TREASURER

Receives and distributes League funds and maintains an up-to-date accounting of League funds and budget.  Responsible for all financial filings and oversees all League volunteers involved with income-generating activities.  Fundraising Coordinator and Snack Bar Coordinator report to the Treasurer.

Kate Sewell

LEAD PLAYER AGENT

Registers and oversees the general well-being of players and team staff volunteers. Manages the selection of team staff, team formation and maintains confidential information in the League database. Oversees all League volunteers involved with League personnel and safety, including Safety Coordinator, USA Softball Liaison, and Divisional Player Agents. Per League bylaws, Player Agent must be a female.

BOARD OF DIRECTORS - ADDITIONAL MEMBERS

Terry McHugh

UMPIRE-IN-CHIEF (UIC)

Maintains the integrity of the Playing Rules of MVLA Girls Softball by overseeing hiring, training, performance and scheduling of qualified umpires. Defines and runs the Youth Umpiring program for the League. Handles all requests for interpretation of rules and resolution of game protests. Member of the rules committees to ensure a thorough knowledge of current rules and serve as final word on rule interpretation.

Chris Grisanti

FIELD LIAISON MANAGER

Ensures softball fields and facilities used for League practice and play are consistently maintained in a safe condition. Develops budget and oversees maintenance and purchase of all field and facilities equipment. 

Rich Sewell

SCHEDULER

Creates and maintains a master plan of all MVLAGS practices, games, and field assignments including interleague games and post-season playoff games. Provides the final board-approved master plan to the Umpire-In-Chief and the Field Crew Manager and individual team practice and game schedules to the Team Managers. Updates and distributes new schedules in the event of rainouts and rescheduled games.

Manages pre-season marketing collateral materials, banners, school ambassadors, and all marketing events and programs. Raises awareness for MVLAGS within the community.

Gitta Vink

MARKETING MANAGER

Leanne Spatafore

UNIFORM COORDINATOR

Budgets and orders uniforms, visors, and socks for League players and staff and performs minor uniform repairs. Works with the Team Uniform Coordinators to distribute and collect uniforms to teams.  Orders League apparel and manages sales on opening day and during season.

Randy Hair

Craig Pampeyan

CO-INTERIM NOVA CHAIRS

Manages all aspects of Summer and Fall Nova including tryouts, registration, budget, tournament selection and communication.

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SNACK BAR COORDINATOR

Manages food selection, purchase and inventory for the League snack bar. Oversees scheduling of team parents and substitutes, opens and closes Snack Bar and manages the budget and cash box.

Eunice Kim

SAFTEY COORDINATOR

Defines the League Safety Plan, trains team staff, and promotes the use of emergency procedures in the event of an accident/incident involving any member of the League while engaged in League events.  Ensures first-aid kits are fully stocked and distributed to each team, provides Team Managers with Incident Reporting procedures and forms, and follows up on any injury to a League member.  Investigates field hazard complaints.

Paul Valentino

FIELD CREW MANAGER

COACH ADMINISTRATOR

 Trains Team Field Crew Parents in field set up and take down. Makes “Rain Out” and cancellation information available to team coaches, managers and players via the website, hotline and/or phone contact. Maintains the relationship with the Cities of Mountain View and Los Altos for field maintenance and improvements.

Stefani Rocha

EVENTS CO-COORDINATOR

Responsible for planning, organizing leaders and volunteers for, and promoting League-wide events including Opening Day, Photo Day, Mountain View Parade, Stanford Game, and Closing Day. Actively promotes the visibility of the League through the media, community involvement, website and newsletter.

Mai Buell

FUNDRAISING COORDINATOR

Directs fundraising activities including sponsorships for the league. Presents a general and financial report on events and sponsorships to the Executive Board of Directors.

Anthony Ting

EQUIPMENT MANAGER

Manages budgeting, purchase and inventory of all League equipment used for playing, field preparation and repair.  Oversees distribution and return of equipment to each team ensuring all equipment is in safe and appropriate condition and team bags are equipped with First Aid Kits in cooperation with the Safety Coordinator.

Chrissie Velaga

SOCIAL MEDIA MANAGER

EVENTS CO-COORDINATOR

Raise awareness of MVLAGS through Facebook, Twitter and other social media. Help us promote the league in new ways!

Deidre Caldbeck

12U Player Agent

Responsible for monitoring safe, fun, and social environment for 12U age teams

Ankit Shah

HEAD SCOREKEEPER

Instructs proper scorekeeping procedures to all Team Scorekeepers.  Gathers Game Summary Reports and tabulates team records for each division, tracks pitching eligibility in 8U-16U Divisions and other player and team statistics as needed.  Determines the seeding for season-end tournaments.

Zak Wiseman

10U Player Agent

Responsible for monitoring safe, fun, and social environment for 12U age teams

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USA SOFTBALL LIAISON &

STAFF CERTIFICATION

Defines and manages the volunteer safety program, including background checks and certification compliance.

Manages relationship between the League the local, regional, and national offices of the Amateur Softball Association.  Handles player, staff, and umpire registration, ACE certification issues, rostering, and insurance.

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WEBMASTER

Manages all aspects of Summer and Fall Nova including tryouts, registration, budget, tournament selection and communication.

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6U & 8U Division Player Agents

Manages all aspects of Summer and Fall Nova including tryouts, registration, budget, tournament selection and communication.

ADVISORY COMMITTEE TO THE BOARD OF DIRECTORS

Christine Cunningham

PAST LEAGUE PRESIDENT

Budgets and orders uniforms, visors, and socks for League players and staff and performs minor uniform repairs. Works with the Team Uniform Coordinators to distribute and collect uniforms to teams.  Orders League apparel and manages sales on opening day and during season.

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