Director Of Baseball- Brad DeJong
Lake Forest Baseball Association has created the position of Director of Baseball with the goal of achieving consistent results across the baseball organization. The director of baseball is a paid position, with the following responsibilities to the organization.
-Hire, develop, and train qualified coaching candidates.
-Identify coaching candidates to retain for following season.
-Develop coaching manual, and methodology to provide each coach with end of year feedback.
-Manage all equipment purchases.
-Negotiate and manage contract for training facilities for winter workouts.
– Develop workout and training programs for all kids to utilize.
-Coordinate, and run player tryouts across 5 age groups
-Coordinate and manage team selection across 5 age groups
-Coordinate and manage all end of year player evaluations across 5 age groups
-Manage season scheduling, umpire coordination, and field preparation coordination across 5 age groups
-Stay involved with each team throughout the season, including attending practices and games
-Member of LFBA board of directors.
-Provide outside perspective to challenging situations within the organization