The Iroquois Nationals Lacrosse is asking perspective candidates for referee and assessor officiates for the Federation of International Lacrosse (FIL) World Indoor Lacrosse Championships (WILC) 2015 held on Haudenosaunee homelands at Onondaga Nation and Buffalo, NY on September 18-26, 2015.
This call for officials is a component of the Iroquois Nationals Officials initiative to promote, train, and certify referees, assessors, and technicians for domestic and internationals programs for the Men’s, U-19, and youth programs.
Miller has a history of building winning programs, especially at the professional level. As the Assistant General Manager of the Rochester Knighthawks, he is one of the franchise’s architects in building the current three-time National Lacrosse League Champions. Miller has enjoyed similar success in his role as the president of the Six Nations Arrows. During his six-year tenure, the Arrows have won a Minto Cup (2014) and have advanced to the Ontario Finals four times.
“It’s a great honor to represent the Iroquois Nationals program in this historic event, especially being hosted in our traditional territories. The program has seen growth and success at the world stage. We now want to take that last step and win Gold. That is the only objective,” said Miller. “To do that, I am entrusted to put the best staff and team together to accomplish our goal. We will create a team first philosophy from the top down, a culture that is based on a work ethic over talent. We will put the best team together and not the best individuals. I look forward to the challenge.”
Individuals interested in the Iroquois Nationals Executive Director position must submit a letter of intent and a resume. The one page letter of intent should briefly address two points;
Contact: Vince Schiffert, Board of Directors, email@example.com
Date: Monday, December 22, 2014
Haudenosaunee – Iroquois Nationals Executive Director, Ms. Denise Tsadeyohdi Waterman today announce she will complete her 2 term position at the end of the year.
“Denise Waterman has been a remarkable leader for the Iroquois Nationals”, stated Vince Schiffert, Board of Directors. Denise will continue her service as a member of the Board of Directors for the Iroquois Nationals. A position she has carried as a founding member since 1983 as she continues her primary work as an Iroquois Nationals delegate and representative to the Federation of International Lacrosse, FIL.
As Executive Director, Denise has created a new era of awakening to greater organizational possibilities and accomplishments. Her leadership and devotion to the founding principles assures a common spirit and identity within the international lacrosse community, has been a benefit to all. In 2010, Denise was part of the collective force that reaffirmed the fundamental concepts of nationhood and sovereignty during the 2010 passport travel document challenge, revealed a true commitment to Haudenosaunee principles.