2020 NHSSCA Board Election

Region 1 Board Nominees:

 

Eric Cash

Head Strength & Conditioning Coach, Dorman High School, Woodruff, SC

Experience in Strength and Conditioning at the High School Level

  • Dorman High School in Roebuck, SC – May 2013 – Current
    • As the Head Strength & Conditioning Coach, I am charged with the responsibility of programming training protocols in a safe and effective manner for 350+ athletes daily in our strength program (before school, during school, and after school)
    • Effectively communicate with all sport coaches and administration
    • Cast a vision and mission that complement the expectations and success of our athletic program
  • Byrnes High School/River Ridge Elementary—August 2005 – January 2007
    • Served as the assistant strength coach under Mike Srock.
    • I assisted in the training of multiple sports and the football program
  • James Island High School—January 2003 – May 2004
    • Served as the strength coach for James Island
    • I was responsible for training of athletes during our weight lifting classes and the football program.
NHSSCA Involvement

  • NHSSCA South Carolina State Director
  • NHSSCA All American Award Committee Chair
  • NHSSCA COY Nomination Committee Member
  • NHSSCA Certification Manual Contributor
  • NHSSCA National Conference 2019
  • NHSSCA National Conference Speaker
  • NHSSCA Family Day 2019
Clinic/Conference Host Experience

  • South Carolina High School Strength Coaches Association State Clinic
    • Clinic Director and Host at Dorman High School 2015-Current
    • Work with multiple sponsors to secure funds to pay speakers, fly in coaches from all over the country, pay for meals, and hotels
  • Hammer Strength Clinic
    • Clinic Host at Dorman High School 2013 and 2014
  • Eastern Illinois University Strength and Conditioning Clinic
    • Clinic Director and Host at Eastern Illinois University 2010
Tobias Jacobi

Strength & Conditioning Coach, Strong Rock Christian School, Hamton, GA

Experience in Strength and Conditioning at the High School Level
I have been a High School Strength & Conditioning Coach at Strong Rock Christian School since 2014. At SRCS, I am responsible for all the Strength & Conditioning efforts at Strong Rock along with being the Physical Education Department Chair and in charge of developing both Middle & High School Strength & Conditioning Curriculum. I was named the 2018 NHSSCA National High School Strength & Conditioning Coach of the Year.

Since the beginning of our organization I have been a loyal supporter, at Strong Rock alone I have gotten our entire Physical Education Department (6 teachers in all) to join the NHSSCA as members. I organized the first NHSSCA State Advisory Board and developed many of the guidelines & processes used by the NHSSCA.

During my time as the State Director for Georgia myself & Advisory Board have created a database of not only Strength & Conditioning Coaches that numbers over 500 coaches, but we also have developed a database of Athletic Directors, Head Football Coaches, Head Boys Basketball Coaches, Head Girls Basketball Coaches, Head Baseball Coaches, and Head Track & Field Coaches. This database gives the NHSSCA additional access to over 2,000 more coaches in the state of Georgia alone.


NHSSCA Involvement

I have served in the following roles during my time with the NHSSCA:

  • Georgia State Director
  • Leader of the group that defined what is a Qualified High School Strength & Conditioning Coach
  • Editor of Print & Video Content for the NHSSCA Website
  • Author of the NHSSCA Members Newsletter
  • Leader of the Exploratory Certification Committee
  • Senior Editor of the Certification Commission
  • Created the NHSSCA 2019 National Conference Brochure

I have also had the honor of presenting at the following NHSSCA events:

  • 2017 NHSSCA National Conference
  • 2017 NHSSCA Georgia Family Day Clinic
  • 2018 NHSSCA Southeast Regional Conference
  • 2019 NHSSCA Founders Conference / Cruise
  • 2019 NHSSCA Mid America Regional Webinar
  • 2019 NHSSCA Florida Coaches Roundtable
  • 2020 NHSSCA National Conference Break Out Session on Fundraising
  • Scheduled to speak at the 2020 NHSSCA National Conference

I have attended the following NHSSCA events:

  • 2017 NHSSCA National Conference
  • 2017 NHSSCA Northeast Regional Conference
  • 2017 NHSSCA Georgia Family Day Clinic
  • 2018 NHSSCA Founders Clinic / Cruise
  • 2018 NHSSCA Mid America Regional Conference
  • 2018 NHSSCA Southeast Regional Conference
  • 2018 NHSSCA National Conference
  • 2018 NHSSCA Georgia Family Day Clinic
  • 2018 NHSSCA Alabama Family Day Clinic
  • 2019 NHSSCA Founders Clinic / Cruise
  • 2019 NHSSCA Mid America Regional Webinar
  • 2019 NHSSCA Florida Coaches Roundtable
  • 2019 NHSSCA National Conference
  • 2019 NHSSCA Georgia Coaches Get Together
    Clinic/Conference Host Experience
  • 2019 NHSSCA Georgia Family Day Clinic
Clinic/Conference Host Experience

During my career I have hosted the following clinics:

  • 2006 Western Carolina University Strength & Conditioning Clinic
  • 2007 Kent State University Strength & Conditioning Clinic
  • 2018 NHSSCA Georgia Family Day Clinic
  • 2019 NHSSCA Georgia Family Day Clinic
  • * Also organized a Georgia Strength Coaches #Family Get Together in 2019 on the north side of Atlanta
  • * I am currently assisting Coach Eric Cash in organizing the 2020 NHSSCA Southeast Regional Conference

Region 7 Board Nominees:

Mike Snyder

Head Strength & Conditioning Coach, Trinity High School, Louisville, KY

Experience in Strength and Conditioning at the High School Level

  • Trinity High School - Louisville, KY (2012 - Present)
    • Oversee the daily training of all Varsity/JV/Frosh and Club sports
    • Teach Advanced Physical Conditioning Classes
    • PE Co-Chair (Budget Management, Curriculum Meetings, AED Upkeep)
    • Humana Insurance Go365 Contact for the school
NHSSCA Involvement

  • Kentucky State Director (2016 - Present)
  • Certification Content Exploratory Committee - Administrative Content (Group Leader)
  • Certification Manual Content - Unit 9: Movement Screening
Clinic/Conference Host Experience
  • Natcon - 2017 Greater Atlanta Christian / 2018 Noblesville / 2019 BGA
  • Region 7 Conference - Noblesville
  • Conference and Cruise 2019
  • KY State Conference 2019 (Organizer & site host) / 2020 (Conference organizer)
    Mike Winkler

    Director of Strength and Conditioning, Archbishop Hoban High School, Wassworth, OH

    Experience in Strength and Conditioning at the High School Level

    Director of Strength and Conditioning at Archbishop Hoban High School (2014 - Current)

    At Hoban, I am responsible for the strength and conditioning programs for 26 male and female athletic teams. I also manage two strength and conditioning assistants, as well as, our seasonal internship students.

    NHSSCA Involvement
    • Ohio State Director
    • Member on the Education/Certification Committee: My focus “Facility Design, Layout, & Organization”
    • Member on the Membership Committee
    • Member on the Conference Committee
    • Attended the 2017 & 2019 NHSSCA National Conferences
    • Awarded the 2019 Region 7 Strength Coach of the Year
    Clinic/Conference Host Experience
    • Hosted a NHSSCA Ohio “Family Day” on July 25, 2019
    • Currently planning & hosting the 2020 NHSSCA-Ohio State Clinic on April 18, 2020