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NAYS Advisory Council

The National Alliance for Youth Sports (NAYS) recognizes that our work is a collaborative effort. We are grateful to have contributors who add value to our organization through providing the latest academic studies, scientific research and expert opinions. Advisory Council membership is invitation only.


Miste Adams

Recreation Superintendent, National Trail Parks and Recreation District




Rick Albrecht, Ph.D

Professor of Sport Management, Grand Valley State University 




Ruthie Bolton

Former WNBA Player, Olympian, and Author




Daniel Caldwell

Co-Founder, Silbo




Meg Duncan

Youth Program Manager, USA Triathlon




Lacy Freeman

Recreation Programmer, Mesa Parks, Recreation and Community Facilitie




Rance Gaede

Recreation Superintendent, City of Tamarac, Fla.




Ian Goldberg

Co-Founder, iSport360




Hondo Handy

Recreation Manager, Ocean City Parks and Recreation




Dan Wann

Professor of Psychology, Murray State University




Keith Wheeler

Vice President, Abbott Laboratories