Board of Directors GSHA is a private, not-for-profit organization operated by a Board of Directors. The officers are President, Vice President, Secretary and Treasurer. The Board ordinarily meets once a month. The Board of Directors is responsible for operating the program and has the authority to suspend and/or ban participation of either a player and/or parent guardian in the program.Teams GSHA’s goal is to field teams in each age division of NIHL (Mite, Squirt, PeeWee, Bantam and Midget). The Head Coach of each team selects players on a competitive basis. Level Representative Each age division will have a Level Representative who will be a Board Member. The Level Representative is the liaison between the Board, the Team Manager, participants and parents in the division. All questions, complaints, grievances and comments that you wish to pursue beyond the Team Manager are the responsibility of, and shall be directed to, the Level Representative. Team Manager Each team will have a Team Manager who will be approved by the Board. The Manager is responsible for assisting the coach in all business matters relating to the team, but shall not be an assistant coach. All questions, complaints, grievances and comments shall be directed to the Team Manager. The Team Manager, if necessary, will handle each situation as instructed during Manager’s meetings. Team Coach Each team will have a Head Coach selected by the Hockey Director and approved by the Board. Assistant Coaches are selected by the Head Coach subject to approval of the Hockey Director and the Board. The Head Coach is solely responsible for all matters pertaining to the coaching of the team, subject to general guidelines set by the Board. Each Head Coach and Assistant Coach will be qualified and approved by AHAI and USA Hockey. All coaches will be subjected to an AHAI-sponsored screening program as mandated by USA Hockey. Uniforms Every player will purchase a home and away jersey and home and away socks that are to be used for GAMES only. Every player must have a white helmet and blue pants. Neckguards and mouthguards are mandatory for all players for all games and practices. The uniforms provided by GSHA are to be used only in GSHA sponsored games, not practices. Logos and GSHA Name The GSHA name, other names used or designated by GSHA, GSHA’s logo and designs are the property of GSHA and may not be used except as authorized by the Board. It is the intent of GSHA to present a uniform and high quality image of the organization. If you desire a use which has not been directly provided or approved by the Board, you must obtain prior permission. The Board will be happy to review any proposed use upon proper presentation. Contact us at firstname.lastname@example.org Communication We want open and full communication. We’d like to address potential or actual problems up front and early, so tell us early. We’ve set up an organization, which includes channels of communication, and you are expected to use them. If for some reason you believe this is not possible, contact the President.
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