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Officials Education Program

NYSAHA Officials Website

The NYSAHA Officials have gone live with there website. Follow the link above to their page for all information Officials.

NYS Officiating Program


The New York State Officiating Program has developed a website for your use. Please follow this link to go to their web page. Link

Below are the contacts for the Officiating Programs in New York State.

Mike Shapey

USA Hockey District Referee in Chief

Phone: (516) 835-1200

Try the Stripes Program - 2018/19

Our Officiating program is looking for individuals who would like to become On-Ice Officials. Please follow the link below for more information.

Referee Network of Supervisors

Listed below are the Local Supervisors of Officials in New York State. Each individual below has supervisory responsibilities in the areas identified.

Mackenzie Welter

Female Officiating Coordinator

Phone: (315) 335-4636

Mark Stewart

East Section Referee in Chief

Phone: (516) 448-3447

Mike DeFuria

North Section Referee in chief

Phone: (518) 225-9931

Don Wood

Local Supervisor - 1000 Islands/St. Lawrence

Phone: (315) 250-6997

Mike Lagree

Local Supervisor - Plattsburgh

Phone: (518) 593-0386

Rich Michalczak

Local Supervisor - Buffalo

Phone: (716) 873-6640

Steve Pine

Local Supervisor Hudson Valley & Westchester

Phone: (845) 527-0912

Mike Peace

Local Supervisor Long Island & NYC

Phone: (516) 287-7953

Don Horton

Local Supervisor 1000 Islands

Phone: (315) 778-2111

Guy Bax

Local Supervisor Niagara Falls & Lockport

Phone: (716) 609-0765

Mike Carroll

Local Supervisor Geneseo

Phone: (585) 737-0131

Gary Cutler

West Section Referee in Chief

Phone: (716) 998-7680

Rick Pratt

Central Section Referee in Chief

Phone: (315) 343-7050

Dan Gosselin

Local Supervisor - Capital District

Phone: (518) 744-0047

Jason Ellis

Local Supervisor - Syracuse

Phone: (315) 698-1832

Butch Martin

Local Supervisor - Lake Placid

Phone: (518) 523-1870

Todd Smith

Local Supervisor - Oswego

Phone: (315) 343-1326

Nick Tochelli

Local Supervisor - Rochester/Brockport

Phone: (585) 678-9052

Jim Trumpfheller

Local Supervisor Binghamton, Elmira & Ithaca

Phone: (607) 738-1713

Derek Wasiak

Local Supervisor Long Island & NYC

Phone: (516) 330-3404

Pete Morris

Local Supervisor Buffalo

Phone: (716)465-0961

Scott Martin

Local Supervisor Batavia

Phone: (585)857-3043