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NFHS Officiating Today is the National Federation of State High School Associations’ new online publication for high school officials. It replaces the NFHS Officials’ Quarterly, which was printed for members of the NFHS Officials Association from 1996 to 2010 and most recently on the NFHS Officating Central hub. The publication is now available on the NFHS main Web site at

Features and department articles are updated monthly, with weekly updates of officals news, ideas that work and much more. Articles are welcomed and guidelines for writers are contained in the Writer’s Guidelines area of this site.

Reproduction of material on the NFHS Officiating Today site is prohibited without written permission of the NFHS. Views of the authors do not always reflect the opinion or policies of the NFHS. To request permission for using any material on this site, or to submit an article for consideration, contact Bruce Howard, NFHS director of publications and communications, at 317-972-6900 or via e-mail at

Editorial Staff  

Publisher Bob Gardner
Editor Chris Boone
Graphic Designer Kim Vogel
Officials' Programs     Theresia Wynns


Committee Roster/Contact Information 

Overseeing the content of the NFHS Officiating Today online publication is the NFHS Officials Publications Committee. 

Along with writing articles themselves, the committee members also review articles submitted for publication. As such, you are encouraged to submit to those committee members articles for publication and/or any ideas for articles that you might have. 

NFHS Officials Publications Committee 

  David Sheets 


Chair – David Sheets 

 Ken Devoe 


Section 1 – Ken Devoe 

 Tommie Neubauer 


Section 2 – Tommie Neubauer 



Section 3 – TBD 



Section 4 – TBD 

 Jim Sackett 


Section 5 – Jim Sackett 

 Dana Pappas 


Section 6 – Dana Pappas 

 Gary Whelchel 


Section 7 – Gary Whelchel 

 Rus Schreckenghost 


Section 8 – Rus Schreckenghost 

 Theresia Wynns 


NFHS Officiating Liaison to Publications Committee
Theresia Wynns 

 Chris Boone     


NFHS Editorial Liaison to Publications Committee
Chris Boone 







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