2019-20 SIDA Committees
Committee on Committees
The Committee on Committees will be made up of the NAIA-SIDA Board and will be responsible for determining the committees needed to help the organization to function effectively. This committee is also responsible for assigning committee chairpersons and for the recruitment of new committee members based on the needs of each committee.
Continuing Education Committee
This committee exists to help educate all Sports Information Directors in the NAIA as to the latest trends in what is going on in the sports information industry and to give SIDs from around the country to further develop in the profession. We will provide top-notch presenters that will inform/teach through the video webinars as to how best go about the varying aspects of being a Sports Information Director.
Roster: Billy Mangum (Life), Dale Long (Georgia Gwinnett), Scott Barker (American Midwest Conference)
The Branding Committee works on behalf of NAIA-SIDA to assist in the development of strategic communication plans to help execute the branding and marketing strategies developed by the committee and the NAIA National Office.
Roster: Billy Mangum (Life), Chelsea Pfohl (Hope), Brandon Hensley (University of the Cumberlands), Jermey Nelson (McPherson), Kyle Pattrick (Baker), Sutton Jacobs (University of Cumberlands)
The Workshop Committee plans and implements programming for the annual NAIA-SIDA workshop and is chaired by the NAIA-SIDA board's first vice president. The committee also works closely with the NAIA National Office to stay within a reasonable budget for workshop costs.
Roster: Andrew Tew (Southeastern) and Chris Berry (Tennessee Wesleyan)
The Publications Committee orchestrates the annual NAIA-SIDA publications contest, helping to secure contest coordinators and judges, as well as supplying the NAIA National Office with lists of award winners. The committee also searches for and considers new ideas for potential items to be added to the slate of NAIA-SIDA publications categories.
Roster: Ricky Baptist (Webber International), Billy Mangum (Life), Kyle Blue (Warner), Dale Long (Georgia Gwinnett), Andrew Mitchell (UC Merced), Josh Fisher (Ottawa)
Statistics, History, Records and Honors Committee
The NAIA Statistical Committee advises the National Office on a multitude of issues involving statistical services and national policy. The Committee advises on making positive updates and upgrades with Dakstats, the official statistics partner of the NAIA. Additionally, the committee reviews the current NAIA Statistical Policy and makes recommendations to the National Office and NAIA-SIDA Membership on changes to existing language or new bylaws for consideration on an as-needed basis.
Roster: Bo Kidd (University of the Cumberlands), Ed Cassiere (Xavier), Nick Askew (Northwest Christian), Taylor Hodges (Ave Maria), Tim Gooszen (Arizona Christian), Tyler Stevenson (Indian Tech), Austin Anderson (Judson University)
Sponsorships and Fundraising, Committee
Calumet College of St. Joesph
The NAIA Sponsorship and Fundraising Committee will work directly with the Treasurer and current President on ideas and initiatives to help bring in funds for the Board of Directors that can be used for various causes for membership. Additionally, the group will work directly with the Workshop Committee to help plan sponsorships for Divisional Day at the CoSIDA Convention.
Roster: Josh Booth (Bethel), Ben Economon (Harris Stowe), Jordean Matthews (Florida Memorial), Scott Barker (American Midwest Conference)