Valley Youth Hockey is a Tier II association based at Onondaga Nation Arena and Meachem Rink in Syracuse, NY.

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VYHA Board of Directors for 2017-18 Season
President John Sacks
Vice President * Mona Smart
Secretary Jillian Scheer
Treasurer * Ray Cariseo
Director of Referees Garth Werner
Director of Coaches * Jamie Sasenbury
Scheduler * Randell Denton / Steve Eccles   / 
At Large Board Member Jill Mcbride  
At Large Board Member Steven Judge
At Large Board Member Tony Polhamus 
At Large Board Member* Tim Jennings
At Large Board Member* Jennifer Rose
At Large Board Member* Bill Sanzone

Onondaga Nation Representative

VYHA Board Liaison and advocate for
Onondaga Nation families
Shannon Booth  


*Positions with an asterisk are elected in odd numbered years


VYHA Supervisors
Supervisor of Registration (Registrar) Anthony Polhamus
Supervisor of Equipment & Equipment Rental    
Supervisor of Kitchen Jillian Scheer
Supervisor of VYHA website (Webmaster) Brian Lalik
Supervisor of Sponsorships Mike Shaffer, Interim
Supervisor of Initiation Program Garth Werner
Supervisor of Marketing and Merchandise Tim Jennings
Supervisor of Parent Education
Dean Lattof
ACE Coordinator Jamie Sasenbury
SafeSport Coordinator Jamie Sasenbury
IP & Mini Mite ADM Coordinator Garth Werner

Mite ADM Co-Coordinators

Tim Jennings
Derek Dunford
ADM Coordinator Henry Dotterer  
Snowbelt Coordinator Tim Jennings
Snowbelt Representative Audra Pelsue
Spring Hockey Manager    
Guardian of the Jersey Numbers Garth Werner
Fundraising Committee Mike  Shaffer, Interim Chair
Tournament Committee


Katie Polhamus

Anthony Polhamus

Turkey Tourney Katie Polhamus, Coordinator
Parent Committee    
Event Committee    
Bylaws Revisions Committee
Mary Pat Walsh
Rob Finger