Executive Committee and Board conclude two-day meetings in Santo
SANTO DOMINGO, Dominican Republic, March 8, 2020
– The Executive Committee and Board of Administration of NORCECA
completed a full agenda following their annual two-day ordinary
meetings in Santo Domingo.
Under the presidency of Cristobal Marte Hoffiz,
the members of the two bodies received the reports and proposals
from the different commissions and discussed some relevant
aspect regarding the institution which groups 41 National
Federations and Territories.
The members were presented with the projected
budget for 2020 and 2021 and received updated information
regarding the electoral Congress to be held next June in Punta
Cana, Dominican Republic, which marks the 50th anniversary of
the NORCECA Confederation.
Also they were informed about the FIVB new
ranking system for senior teams and how it operates taking in
consideration the results of all the matches and odds and of the
Youth Pan American Games to be held in Cali, Colombia in 2021.
Nelson Ramirez, director of the NORCECA/FIVB
Development Center in Dominican Republic presented a summary of
the 2019 activities and of the 2020 program.
The Executive Committee and Board of
Administration also received details of the competition
calendars of beach volleyball and volleyball for 2020, including
a proposal to add four tournaments of beach volleyball in
Central America and one more in Dominican Republic which would
increase to 15 the number of events.
During the two-day meetings, they received
notice of the electoral assemblies of the four zonal
associations within the confederation and of their competition
calendars for 2020.
Among those attending the meetings were:
President Cristobal Marte Hoffiz, Lucille Hobson, second
executive vice president, Jose Luis Jimenez, general secretary,
Wilbur Harrigan, treasurer, Mushtaque Mohammed, Glenn Quinlan
and Mark Eckert, zone presidents, and Mireya Luis Hernández,
Felix Sabio, Ariel Sainz and Jamie Davis, members.
Also, Arateide Caceres, general director, Olga
Rivas, director of Finance, Miguelina Martinez, chief internal
accountant, Indhira Ramirez, director of beach volleyball,
Julissa Claris, coordinator of sport events, Cayacoa Moquete,
director of Info & technology and Roosevelt Comarazamy, director