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Sara Flanigan

President

Sara is a certified IHSA officials for both cheer and dance. Sara has appeared at every sectional and state final for cheer since the inaugural state tournament in 2006, including assignments as sectional head official in 2007, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012. She was awarded the IHSA Cheer Official of the Year in 2011. In 2012, Sara was honored to be chosen as the COED Head Official at the state finals. Sara serves on the officials ad. hoc. committee for IHSA dance. She is a volunteer on the IHSA Officials Summer Conference planning committee.

Patti Archbold

Vice President

Patti Archbold is a recognized IHSA officials for competitive cheerleading. Patti has appeared at 5 sectional and state final competitions serving as both a panel and tech Official. She has been assigned as an Official to many local invitational events where she has also worked as both a panel and tech Official. Patti has also been assigned as Head Official in many local events over the past 8 years. She will also be serving as a Mentor to new IHSA cheer Officials this season.

Shaunda Brown

Secretary

Shaunda is a certified IHSA official for cheer. She has appeared at every sectional and state final for cheer, since the inaugural state tournament in 2006, including assignments as sectional head official in 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011 and 2012.

Shaunda has also been honored to be a head official at the state finals since 2009, heading the Small, Medium and Large divisions at some point over the last four years. Shaunda was awarded the IHSA Cheer Official of the Year in 2010. Shaunda is currently serving on the NFHS spirit rules committee.

Gina Dryden

Treasurer

Gina is a Recognized IHSA official for cheer and a Certified IHSA official for dance. She retired from coaching cheer and dance after 25 years in 2009 and since then, has been a sectional and state official each year for the IHSA. Gina also serves on the officials ad. hoc committee for IHSA dance and has worked with the advisory council to help implement the dance score sheet. When not involved in the IHSA season of officiating, she is the head official for the IRCA (Illinois Recreational Cheer Association) officiating and mentoring in the world of recreational cheer and dance.

Jane Tallitsch

Representative, Region 1

Becky Weslow

Representative, Region 2

Julie Matarelli

Representative, Region 3

At Large Representatives

John Powers
Kimberly Williams