Pacific Assocation of USA Track and field


USATF Pacific Officials

Irene Herman, PA/USATF Official

USATF Pacific Official Irene Herman checks in at a National Junior Olympic Track & Field Competition


The Pacific Association’s Officials Committee is responsible for all aspects of providing certified officials for USATF sanctioned events: recruiting, training, certifying, and scheduling. This group of inspiring and dedicated volunteers work hard to keep the playing field level so the sports of track and field, long distance running and race walking are fair for all. PA Officials have achieved top levels of certification and have traveled the state, the nation and the world to help officiate at top-level championships, always with the “best seat in the house”! Learn much more by visiting the pages accessed with the links to the right.

Sunday, 25 August – Officials Annual Meeting and Luncheon – UC Davis football meeting room 10:00am-3:00pm
Contact vice chair John Shirley for information


Annual Meeting Awards and Recognition

If you know of anyone who was outstanding as an official ( who who went above and beyond the call or one who is well deserving to be recognized with an award at this year’s annual meeting, please contact Jim Hume or Leon Glover  and nominate your fellow official. Jim’s email is [email protected]. Leon’s email is [email protected].   It doesn’t take much…just the name of the official and why you think this official is deserving of the award. For a full listing of all of the awards, please go to the Officials page at PAUSATF

Click here for steps to become an eligible official

USATF 2017-19 Pacific Officials’ Committee Officers

Phil Leake, Chair John Shirey, Vice Chair John Lilygren, Secretary
Dr. Leon Glover, Awards Mike Bower, Past Chairman Bill Hawkes, Calendar
Bill Bartel, Training Jim Hume, Certification Shirley Connors, At Large Rep.
John Murray, At Large Rep. Jim Hume, Newsletter