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 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 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 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.
Representative, Region 1
Representative, Region 2
Representative, Region 3
At Large Representatives