A regularly scheduled board meeting of DYHA took place on Monday, August 18, 2014 at 8.00pm via conference call.  Present board members were Art Flynn, Jeff Eccleston, Pat Mullin, David Hill, Dawn Bryson, Larry Paredes, Lisa McCarthy, John Massey, Mary Jo Dyer, David Kreppein and Gigi Williams.


President’s Remarks

Art Flynn opened the call by welcoming John Massey to the board as Scheduler and thanking him for taking on the role.




  • The Travel Co-Director provided an update on Pee Wee, Squirt and Mite tryouts scheduled to commence August 30, 2014 at Darien Ice Rink.


  • Coaching Rosters almost complete.  Matt Stack announced as Head with Pat Gore Assistant for Midget Minor Blue (U16 Declared).



Team schedules have begun to be loaded. Sessions with Goalie coaches scheduled.



Following a nomination and interview process, Mary Jo Dyer was proposed as Treasurer for the 2014-2015 slate.  With a quorum present, a motion was submitted to a vote and approved.



Dawn Bryson provided an overview of current registrations.


Open Positions

Current/upcoming Open Board positions for Communications, Travel Co-Director and Legal Counsel were posted to the website August 1, 2014.  Interested members were asked to submit their names by August 15.

Candidates who have submitted their names for consideration have been contacted outlining the anticipated timing.


CHC Hockey

David Hill provided an update.


With no further business to discuss, the call adjourned at 8.59pm.


Gigi Williams