Treating Officials with Respect | Brenda Hilton

Sep 08, 2020, 04:00 AM
Brenda Hilton is the founder and CEO of Officially Human which is founded to restore respect to, and positive treatment of, sport officials through increased education and communication to all stakeholders (administrators, coaches, and fans) while recruiting and retaining new officials at all levels. Check out their webpage here: 

0:00 Introductions
1:15 Root of the problem
5:18 Brenda’s background
12:38 Attracting new officials
17:20 True focus of youth sports
20:30 Games in the midst of COVID
29:40 COVID Financials
36:30 Athletic Scholarships
41:45 Officials Contributions
51:33 Youth Officials 
58:30 Conclusion

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