How do I become a member of the IHSAA Student Advisory Committee?


Principals and/or Athletic Directors can access the IHSAA Student Advisory Committee nomination form on their IHSAA Portal. Any IHSAA member school can nominate one rising Junior to be a member of the 2017 IHSAA Student Advisory Committee. Applications must be submitted no later than June 17, 2016. Twenty candidates will be interviewed for the nine available positions. Interviews will be conducted on Saturday, July 15, 2017 at the IHSAA Office in Indianapolis.

Student Advisory Committee 2016-17

Matthew Godfrey, Guerin Catholic
Kyrsa Galyan, Monrovia
Hannah Potter, Noblesville
Kaelynn Abner, North Putnam
Will Hayes, Terre Haute South
Brandt Callahan, Bedford NL
Madison Vauters, Mooresville
Haley Nestor, Borden
Isaiah Lehman, Lakeland

Hall, Crispus Attucks
Carter Filchak, Bremen
Warren McWilliams, Evansville Central
Kylie Shourds, South Spencer
Matt Cotner, Highland
Lexi Brown, Oldenburg Academy
Myra Miller, Indpls. Cathedral
Korbin Zvokel, Wes-Del
Maci Weeks, Eastern (Greentown)

How long is the term of service?

It is a two year commitment.

What is the Student Advisory Committee make-up?

The IHSAA Student Advisory Committee will be composed of 18 members. Membership from each of the 3 districts will be the following:

  • 9 seniors
  • 9 juniors
  • At least 1 student representing each of the four classes
  • At least 2 student representing each of three districts
  • At least 2 “minority” representatives
  • At least 1 “urban school” representative
  • At least 1 “private school” representative

What are the responsibilities of the position?

Attend four meetings per year
Attend Annual Fall Retreat
Attend an IHSAA State Championship during each season (fall, winter, and spring)
In addition, attend Football and Basketball State Championships
Plan and attend a Fall Area Student Meeting
Plan and attend the annual IHSAA Student Leadership Conference