NCFCA Nationals Staff Welcomes a New Director of Education
If you’ve ever been to a tournament, you’ve been able to witness God’s faithfulness in providing the right people at exactly the right time. I’ve marveled over the years at the number of times the Ballot Distribution team, lacking judges for ballots on the table, stopped to pray, and moments later, the necessary judges were available. The same is true for our national team. For the last two seasons, we’ve met regularly to pray for the needs of the league and our Affiliates and for the Lord to make His will known at the operational level for our team. He has graciously provided an opportunity for us to expand our ability to develop excellent educational resources for our students, parents, and coaches without sacrificing the introduction of NCFCA’s mission to new folks. Effective July 1, Mrs. Amy Joy Tofte (IL, Region VI) will begin service as our Director of Education while Mrs. Natalia Rosa (TX, Region XII) will continue to serve us exclusively as Director of Marketing. We are excited beyond measure to see what the Lord has in store through the diligent service of these two ladies and the rest of our staff. Thank you for continuing to pray alongside us for every detail of NCFCA’s day-to-day operations.
NCFCA Board of Directors Adds Two New Members
NCFCA’s mission is protected by the intense commitment of its Board of Directors. This group of dedicated volunteers is responsible for putting sound governance and financial policies in place that will allow the organization to continue to grow and thrive. Since NCFCA’s inception, we have been blessed with individuals who have given of their time and talents to serve us all, but more importantly, in service to Christ. During the National Championship, Board Chairman, John Blom (ID, Region II) welcomed Mrs. Ann Langdon (OH, Region VI) and Dr. Ravi Paul (NC, Region IX) to the Board of Directors. Feel free to take a moment to read their bios on the website and to drop them a note of welcome.
Board of Directors at the 2019 NCFCA National Championship, Photo Credit: Masaki Chiba
2019-2020 Student Advisory Council Named
NCFCA’s national leadership was honored to receive a record number of applications for the coming year’s Council. This Council represents the student arm of our team that meets twice a month to engage in servant leadership training, lively discussion, and active idea exchange.
Region 1: Nate Higashi
Region 2: Joey Ooi, Silas Paul
Region 3: Kara Keathley, Caeden Reeves
Region 5: Laura Anderson, Jakob Myers
Region 6: Kara Wright, Paul Knipmeyer
Region 7: Miranda Hall, Lawson Roberts
Region 8: Taylor Walters, Charlie Curtis
Region 9: Natasha Pasui, Dwuma Sarpong
Region 10: Lillian Steinhauser, Spencer Min
Region 11: Grace Kirchhofer, Samuel Cavanna
Region 12: David Chapek
Outgoing and incoming SAC members present at the 2019 National Championship gathered for an evening of fellowship and prayer! Photo Credit: Lori Keathley