Officers

Officers
• President – Yvonne Chern, MA (Yvonne@northeastbadminton.net)
• Vice Presidents – Junichi Kasuga, NY (Junichi@northeastbadminton.net), and Eric Miller, PA (Eric@northeastbadminton.net)
• Secretary – Beth Sopka, MA (Beth@northeastbadminton.net)
• Treasurer – Arthur Schwartz, MA (Arthur@northeastbadminton.net)
• Immediate past President – Diane Cornell, DC (Diane@northeastbadminton.net)

Council – at Large Directors
• Peter Teuben, MD (Peter@northeastbadminton.net)
• Wendy Chia-Smith, MD
• Kimberly Kramer, MD (Kim@northeastbadminton.net)
• Wenlei Chen, NJ
• Heidi Xaysena, PA (Heidi@northeastbadminton.net)

Committee Chairs:

Event Calendar – Heidi Xaysena (heidi@northeastbadminton.net), Junichi Kasuga (Junichi@northeastbadminton.net), and Peter Teuben (Peter@northeastbadminton.net)
Junior Committee – Joan Cayen (Joan@northeastbadminton.net)
Coaching/Coach Development – Hari Avadhanam, and Peter Thai
School & Collegiate – John Okuyan (JohnO@northeastbadminton.net)
Strategic Planning and Outreach – N/A
Technical Officials – Beth Sopka (Beth@northeastbadminton.net)
Resources – Peter Teuben (Peter@northeastbadminton.net), Heidi Xaysena (Heidi@northeastbadminton.net), and Hari Avadhanam

State Representatives:  not elected; some need to be confirmed

Connecticut – Gil Fried
Delaware – Sean Barnes
Maine – open
Maryland – Peter Teuben
Massachusetts – Patrick Waller/Ajit Umrani
New Hampshire – Eric Sun/Peter Smith
New Jersey – Wenlei Chen/Ronnie Yin
New York – Junichi Kusaga/Darlene Squires
Pennsylvania – Eric Miller
Rhode Island – Bin Rao
Vermont –  open
Virginia – Clement Chan/Mike Crawshaw
Washington DC – Diane Cornell

Please submit news item (i.e. tournament results, photos, upcoming events, etc) to heidi@northeastbadminton.net in a word document format.

For general information about badminton in the northeast region, please contact Beth Sopka at bsopka@gmail.com.