Committee Members

State-wide Technical Staff

The Technical Staff are all volunteers who serve to implement programming throughout the state of Idaho. They will also help connect you to the next level beyond this state in your officiating career. They are all voting members of the SRC.

State Referee Administrator

Jason Hutchinson

State Youth Referee Administrator

Riley Jones

State Director of Mentoring

Nicole Steiner

State Director of Assessment

Rob Walters

State Director of Instruction

Rich Eveland

District Referee Administrators

District Referee Administrators operate as a local liaison to clubs and referees on behalf of the state committee. They work with local clubs and associations to arrange referee courses and training, answer questions and help troubleshoot registration issues, connect you with the right people to begin refereeing.

District 1 Referee Administrator (Moscow/Pullman/Lewiston)

Leah Johnson

District 1 Referee Administrator (Coeur d'Alene/Sandpoint)

Derek Kohles

District 2 Referee Administrator (Idaho Falls, Rexburg)

Rick Spielman

District 2 Referee Administrator (Pocatello)

Brooke Taylor

District 3 Referee Administrator (Ada County, McCall)

Matthew Gamette

District 3 Referee Administrator (Canyon County)

Mike Koster

District 4 Referee Administrator (Magic & Wood River Valley)

Steven "Van" Parker

State Youth Assignor

The State Youth Assignor is a non-voting role on the committee but is critical to the work of USSF Soccer in Idaho. The State Assignor is responsible to support all certified assignors across the state with certification and education opportunities. They assign referees to State Cup and work with the committee to identify up and coming referees for development and advancement. Contact him to learn more about assigning or gain resources.

State Youth Assignor

Al Padley