Board and Committees

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The NDHSAA Board of Directors is comprised of representatives from member schools representing different factions of our membership. Directors are elected by the membership to a four-year term. They may only hold a board position for one term in their lifetime. The Board sets the policies that govern NDHSAA. The Board meets on a monthly basis. All Board information is available on our website. More NDHSAA Board and Committee Information

Board Members

Principals' Association Representative
Warren Strand
Fessenden-Bowdon

Class A East Representative
Mark Rerick
Grand Forks Public Schools

Class B NE Representative
Jeremy Brandt
Central Valley Public School

Athletic Administrators Representative
Michael Sorlie
Gwinner

Class A West Representative
Dr. Mark Vollmer
Minot Public Schools

Class B NW Representative
Ben Schafer
Ray

ND School Boards Association
Alexis Baxley
Bismarck

Class A At Large Representative
Scott Privratsky
Devils Lake

Class B SE Representative
Mitch Carlson
Marion

Department of Public Instruction
Kirsten Baesler
Bismarck

 

Class B SW Representative
Travis Jordan
Beulah

Board Information

NDHSAA Board Members - Board Committee Assignments - Board Minutes and Agendas

NDHSAA Staff

Executive Director Associate Director Assistant Director Media Specialist Administrative Assistants Business Manager
Matt Fetsch Brian Bubach Justin Fletschock Tom Mix Sue Carlsrud Sharon Prosby
    Kevin Morast   Patty Bass  
    Brenda Schell      

For contact information and job descriptions, please go to the Staff section of our webpage.

Advisory Committees

Advisory Committees meet after the completion of each season to make recommendations to the Athletic Review Committee. Recommendations voted on and forwarded to the Athletic Review Committee for consideration. Agendas and minutes are available on the NDHSAA website.

Athletic Review Committee

The Athletic Review Committee meets twice a year to review recommendations from Class B District Chairs, Class A Review and Advisory Committees. Recommendations are voted on and forwarded to the NDHSAA Board of Directors for their consideration.

Calendars

For all NDHSAA calendars, go to the Calendar link on the top menu bar of any page.

Class A Review

Class A Athletic Directors traditionally meet after fall sports and after winter and spring sports to make their recommendations to the Athletic Review Committee. Recommendations are passed on to the Athletics Review Committee for consideration. Agendas and minutes are available on the NDHSAA website.

Constitution and By-Laws

The NDHSAA guiding document is our Constitution and By-Laws.

District Chairs

Each Class B district chooses a member to represent their district on the District Chairs Committee. Each district submits items for discussion at the semi-annual District Chairs meeting. District Chairs traditionally meet at the State Volleyball tournament to review fall sports and in June before the Board of Directors meeting to review winter and spring sports. Recommendations are reviewed, voted on and passed on to the Athletics Review Committee for review. Agendas and minutes are available on the NDHSAA website

Distinguished Students

Distinguished Students - Distinguished Student Applications

NDHSAA Yearbook

NDHSAA Yearbooks back to 1932 are available online.  Yearbooks before 1932 are available for viewing in the NDHSAA Office during regular business hours. 

Strategic Plan

NDHSAA Strategic Plan approved 11/16/12

Team Payments

Information on Team Payments

Mark Rerick
Class A East Representative

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Mr. Rerick joined the NDHSAA Board in July, 2018 as the Class A East Representative. He is the Athetic Directory of Grand Forks Public Schools in Grand Forks, North Dakota. His term goes through June, 2022.
Tel. 701-215-9116

Ben Schafer
Class B NW Representative - Board President


Mr. Schafer joined the Board in July 2015 as the Class B North West Representative. He is currently the superintendent of Ray Public Schools in Ray, North Dakota. His term goes through June 2019.
Tel. 701-568-3301

Scott Privratsky
Class A At Large Representative- Board Vice President

Mr. Privratsky joined the NDHSAA Board in July, 2016 as the Class A At Large Representative. He is currently the superintendent at Devils Lake Public Schools.  His term goes through June, 2020.
Tel. (701)662-7640

Kirsten Baesler
Department of Public Instruction Representative


Ms. Baesler serves on the NDHSAA Board as the Department of Public Instruction representative.
Tel. (701)328-2461

Alexis Baxley
ND School Boards Association

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Ms Baxley represents the North Dakota School Boards Association and began her term in July 2018.
Tel. (701)255-4127

Jeremy Brandt
Class B NE Representative

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Mr. Brandt joined the NDHSAA Board in July, 2018 as the Class B North East Representative. He is the superintendent of Central Valley Public School in Buxton, North Dakota. His term goes through June, 2022.
Tel. (701)847-2220

Mitch Carlson
Class B SE Representative

Mr. Carlson joined the Board in July 2016 as the Class B South East Representative. He is currently the superintendent of Litchville-Marion Public Schools in Marion, North Dakota. His term goes through June 2020.
Tel. 701-883-5396

Travis Jordan
Class B SW Representative

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Mr. Jordan joined the NDHSAA Board in July, 2017 as the Class B South West Representative. He is the superintendent of Beulah Public Schools in Beulah, North Dakota. His term goes through June, 2021.
Tel. (701)873-2261

Mark Rerick
Class A East Representative

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Mr. Rerick joined the NDHSAA Board in July, 2018 as the Class A East Representative. He is the Athletic Director of Grand Forks Public Schools in Grand Forks, North Dakota. His term goes through June, 2022.
Tel. 701-787-4869

Warren Strand
Principals' Association Representative

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Mr. Strand joined the NDHSAA Board in July, 2017 as the ND Principals Association Representative. He is the principal of Fessenden-Bowdon High School in Fessenden, North Dakota. His term goes through June, 2021.
Tel. (701)446-2000

Michael Sorlie
Athletic Administrators Representative

Mr. Sorlie joined the NDHSAA Board in July, 2016 as the Athletic Administrators Representative. He is currently the Atletic Director for North Sargent Public Schools in Gwinner, North Dakota.  His term goes through June, 2020.
Tel. (701)678-2492

Dr. Mark Vollmer
Class A West Representative

Dr.. Vollmer joined the NDHSAA Board in July, 2015 as the Class A West Representative. His term goes through June, 2019.
Tel. 701-857-4511

Past Board Members

Click HERE for a list of all former NDHSAA Board and Staff members.

Updated 08/08/2018