CEVA promotes, fosters and teaches life-long lessons through volleyball in Oregon and SW Washington. CEVA is dedicated to providing volleyball opportunities through high caliber programs, member services and community involvment.
If you share a commitment to our mission and believe your skills, relationships and resources are relevant to our goals, we invite you to apply to join our board or one of our standing committees. For more information, please see the CEVA Board/Committee Self-Nomination form.
Responsible for developing and maintaining policies, procedures and formats within the junior girls constituency of the region as defined by USA Volleyball. The Junior Girls Committee shall be chaired by the Junior Girls Representative. Membership on this committee shall emphasize inclusion of small clubs, clubs outside the geographical area of Portland, a diversity of representation by age division and a representative from the officials division. Membership of this committee shall not exceed 9 members.
Cathy Nelson (Webfoot, Committee Chair)
Susan Denham (Athena)
Adam Ellis (NPJ)
Jeff Folsom (Adidas NW)
Nate Gorman (YVBA)
Matt Leichty (The Factory)
Marty Mozzochi (OJVA)
Responsible for developing and maintaining policies, procedures, formats and budgets within the boys constituency of the region as defined by USA Volleyball.
Mike Griffin (AJAX, Committee Chair)
Joe Boken (Aardwolf)
Luke Carlson (NW Reign)
Tom Ray (Crushers)
Lori Ramsey (Santiam Canyon)
Michal Ann Watts (Aces)
Daniel Leong (Lakeside, Committee Chair)
Jason Franulovich (Riverview)
Mike Griffin (T.E.A.M. Hiki No)
Mike Griffin (Bad Boys Volleyball)
Leilani Kamahoahoa (Woks Up)
Deng Thepharat (NWAS)
Junior Girls' Representative: Jeff Robison (Committee Chair)
Referee Chair: Marcia Costley
Scorer Chair: Paula Martin
BOD Treasurer: Kim Swenson (Committee Chair)
The main functions of the Nominating/Elections Committee are to:
a) Continually recruit for Board member positions.
b) Verify that applicants meet Board position qualifications.
c) Present nominations to the Board of Membership-Elected and Board-Elected Director positions
d) Coordinate the general election process of the Membership-Elected Director positions.
The Nominating/Elections Committee shall be informed of all Board of Director openings and potential candidates for Director Positions.
Policy and Appeals
From the 8-member Appeal Committee, the sanctioned person may choose five (5) members to hear the appeal. The Board of Directors shall review sanction decisions, by the Appeal Committee. The Board of Directors has full authority to accept, deny, or modify all decisions, if necessary.
The Secretary of the Board of Directors shall Chair the Appeals Committee.
Diversity & Inclusion
CEVA believes our membership should focus on athletes, coaches, officials and parents skill set, work ethic and competitive spirit, not their sexual orientation and/or gender identity.
Eric Camacho (OJVA)
Shy Davis (Adidas NW)
Jill Emmert-Tricarico (CC Fusion)
Neal Franzer (OJVA)
Jeannette Lee (OJVA)
Nerisa Olomua-Laban (Agape)
Mark Sykes (CEVA Head Officials)
Kevin Yap (OJVA)