Eligibility Appeals Board

The Board of Directors delegates to the MIAA ELIGIBILITY APPEALS BOARD (EAB) all appeals from executive decisions on requests for individual student waivers of eligibility rules as well as for individual one year student contest disqualifications.

MIAA Rule 87.4 – An adverse decision by the Executive Director may be appealed before a subcommittee of both the Eligibility Review Board (ERB) and the Massachusetts Interscholastic Athletic Council (MIAC). The subcommittee would consist of no less than five (5) members and no more than nine (9) members. A combination of five (5) total ERB and MIAC members will constitute a quorum. The subcommittee will be selected by the MIAA Executive or their designee.

Eligibility Appeals Board Members

James Adams, Superintendent, Ashland Public Schools
Thomas Arria
, Athletic Director, Cambridge Rindge & Latin
Paul Branagan, Principal, Middleboro High School
Bryan Corrigan,
Assistant Principal, Melrose HS
Andy Crisafulli, Athletic Director, Dartmouth High School
Amy Daniels, Athletic Department, Boston Public Schools
Sam DePina, Deputy Superintendent, Boston Public Schools
Michael Devoll, Principal, Old Rochester Regional High School (Mattapoisett)
Charlie Ellis, MASC, Nashoba Valley Public Schools
Karrah Ellis,
Athletic Director, Franklin High School
Avery Esdaile, Athletic Director, Boston Public Schools
Stephen Fogarty, Athletic Director, Melrose HS
Joseph Francis, Athletic Director, Somerset Berkley Regional HS
John Franzoni, Superintendent, North Berkshire Public School
Patricia Fry, Principal, Plymouth South High School
Henry Girardin, Assistant Principal, West Springfield High School
Margaret Granados, Principal, St. John’s High School
Katherine Hennessy, MASC, Marlborough Public Schools
Mark Hollick, Principal, Assabet Valley Reg. Tech. HS (Marlboro)
David Johnson
, Athletic Director, North Reading High School
Josh King, Athletic Director, Mount Everett Regional High School (Sheffield)
Jeff Lareau, Athletic Director, Smith Vocational and Agricultural
Michael Lucas, Superintendent, Oxford Public Schools (MIAC)
Jennifer Mannion, Principal, Miscoe Hills Middle Schools (MIAC)
Michael Martin
, Dean of Students, Dartmouth High School
Elizabeth McAndrews, Superintendent, Amesbury Public School
Steve Messina, Assistant Principal, Wahconah Regional High School (MIAC)
Stephen Murray, Principal, Chelmsford High School
Mike O’Connor, Athletic Director, Ursuline Academy (MIAC)
Aaron Polansky, Superintendent, Old Colony Public Schools
Tony Price, Athletic Director, Randolph High School
Tania Rich, Athletic Director, Nashoba Regional High School (MIAC)
Michael Richard, Superintendent, Lee Public Schools
Bob Rodgers, Athletic Director, Whitman-Hanson Regional High School
William Sittig, Assistant Athletic Director, Boston Public Schools
Paul Spear, Athletic Director, Framingham High School
Michael Sullivan, Superintendent, Gill-Montague Reg. Schools (MIAC)
Marc Talbot, Principal, Pembroke High School (MIAC)
Mandy Vasil, Principal, Nantucket High School
Kelly Wolff, Athletic Director, Swampscott High School