Board of Directors

Board of Directors 2023-08-16T18:57:21-05:00

East Select Soccer – Board of Directors

Governed By

East Select Soccer is governed by the Minnesota Youth Soccer Association (MYSA) as part of US Youth Soccer (USYS), for a complete list of rules and bylaws of those organizations please visit the MYSA Bylaws Manual»


East Select Soccer is run by a volunteer group of people dedicated to working on improving the soccer experience in the Duluth area.

Lindsey MartinsonPresident
Sara VallieVice President
Cass WelhouseLSO Tournament Director
Leah StellmakerTreasurer
Laura Kuettel At Large
Steve MihalikAt-Large
Erica Witmers-GravesSecretary
Holly KassingAt Large
Cass WelhouseDirector of Coaching
Brian LehrAt Large
Roni RudolphAt-Large
Sarah WilmotExecutive Director

ESS Registar

Act as the main contact during try-outs, put initial rosters together, work with coaches

  • Verify and Submit player information to AYSA
  • Receive players passes from AYSA, distribute to team managers to be signed
  • Get signed passes back from team managers, laminate, distribute.
  • Other tasks as necessary (contact MYSA if a player drops out or joins)
  • Update website – Attend Board meetings and update website on a monthly and as needed basis

Board Member – Year-long commitment

This is not your run-of-the-mill Board. Serving on the Board is a Great way to meet other parents and become more involved in ESS!

Tryout Committee

Help organize and be involved during tryouts. 1-month time commitment

  • Distribute Flyers and recruit new players
  • Reserve Sites
  • Help with Field Set-up and registration the days of tryouts

Tournament Committee

Help organize/run the Lake Superior Open. 4-month time commitment

Tournament Registrar

Be the contact for registering teams for the LSO. 4-month time commitment

House a coach

If you have an extra room in your home, have an English Coach stay with you! 3-months

Team Manager

Season-long commitment. Please ask for more information.

ESS Address:

PO Box 3272
Duluth MN 55803-3272