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NFCA Staff

National Fastpitch Coaches Association

2641 Grinstead Drive 
Louisville, KY 40206

Phone: (502) 409-4600 
Fax: (502) 409-4622

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The national office is open Monday through Friday, 9:00 a.m. - 5:00 p.m. ET. 

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NFCA Staff

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Executive Director

Carol Bruggeman | 
General Inquiries; Exhibitor inquiries; Sponsorship inquiries; Special Projects; NFCA External Representation (Speaker, Clinician, Television)

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Senior Director of Education and Program Development

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Coaching Education; Division I and Travel Ball inquires; NFCC; The Dirt Podcast; Webinars; Continuing Education; 
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Director of Communications

Media inquiries; inquiries; Division II inquiries; Fastpitch Connected newsletter; Division I & II Top  25 Polls

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Director of Events and Convention Coordinator

Coaches Clinics; Leadoff Classic Tournaments; Convention inquiries;
Cal JC & NWAC inquiries
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Director of Finance

Accounts Payable & Receivable; Convention registration; NAIA inquiries; NFCA Camps

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Director of Innovation

Lyndsey Talbot |
Camps; Coaching Education; NJCAA and Emeriti liaison; Sponsorships

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Director of Membership

Paula Blumenschein |
Membership inquiries; Store orders; Event registration; Coaching transitions; DEI Committee liaison

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Director of Outreach and Creative Design

Awards and Scholarships; Events; Hall of Fame; Assistant Coach inquiries; International inquiries; Internship inquiries

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Director of Publications

Fastpitch Delivery newspaper and publications; Division III inquiries; Social media; Division III & High School Top 25 Polls

Olivia Jansen  

Marketing Manager

Olivia Jansen |
Digital marketing; Social Media; Events; Exhibitor inquiries; Sponsorship inquiries;

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Membership Manager

Katie Back |
Membership; StrikeOut Cancer; Victory Club; Events; High School Liaison; Director of Operations liaison

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Katelyn Rockwood |

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Special Projects

Special Projects; Nominating Committee liaison; NFCA committee involvement process

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