Vice President of East Coast Operations - Stacy-Ann Bentley
Stacy will lead and oversee the operations of the East Coast Committee from her base in Philadelphia. Her role is to drive membership growth on the East Coast and represent the regions interests on the executive board.
Netball has always been a passion for Stacy, starting with her learning Netball in Jamaica 20 years ago. Some of you may have seen Stacy lending a hand at the recent MINC tournament in NYC.
Her creativity with extensive leadership experience will be a valuable asset to the Netball America Team. For more on Stacey, click here
Vice President of Umpiring - Prudence Plummer-D'Amato, Ph.D.
Umpires all across the USA will be jumping with joy having one of the most experienced umpires in the world join our team. Prue progressed very quickly through the umpiring system and has attained the highest award achievable - the International Umpire's Award. The majority of her umpiring has been at the elite level. Prue also has extensive experience in the development of umpire programs; writing exams; creating and conducting umpire workshops.
Boston-based, Prue is delighted to be taking part in development and growth of Netball in America. She recently umpired in front of 14,000 people at Madison Square Gardens! Click here to read more about Prue!
Education and Coaching Committees - Jay Scates
Being an American, Jay had never heard of Netball until he saw Netball America participating at the Staples Center in LA. Jay is currently the Head Coach of Cal Sparks Basketball and has extensive experience in coaching, establishing performance criteria, setting athlete standards and working with intramural and inter-scholastic events. He is also working as an Assistant Skills Development Trainer with Tony Bland.
Jay is excited to share his wealth of knowledge to help develop the Netball