The NCBA is made up of dedicated athletes and volunteer coaches and is led by an elected Executive Committee and Regional Chairpersons. Each region also has Registration Officials that issue passbooks and resolve registration issues. If you need to contact any of us, please send an e-mail, listed near each person’s contact info.



Eric Buller, Ed.D

Miami University

Vice President

Jim Searing

United States Naval Academy


Travis Wylie

Shippensburg University


Ken Cooper

Lock Haven University



Student-Athlete Representative
Student-Athlete Representative


East Region Chairperson

Renard Barone, Ed.D.

U.S. Military Academy

Midwest Region Chairperson

Ralph Garcia

Wabash Warriors (Purdue)

Midwest Region Chairperson

Jon Swanson

Iowa State University

Far West Region Chairperson

Joel Stern

University of California-Davis


Send athlete/non-athlete registration documents (photos, identification, passbooks) to:


East Region Registration

Vicki Adams

416 Munro Road

Mill Hall, PA 17751

Midwest Region Registration

Brandon Lial

362 March Lane

Morgantown, WV 26508


Far West Region Registration

Jessica Lopez

2455 Ocala Avenue

San Jose, CA  95122

Send institutional eligibility certificates, athlete eligibility certificates and declarations of prior experience to:

Compliance Chairperson

Josh Sokal

Univ. of North Carolina-Chapel Hill

P.O. Box 708

Carrboro, NC 27510