Joe Santa Maria
NEMA Secretary Mailing Address:
6 Park Place, Suite 4,
New Britain, CT 06052
Vice-President: - - -
Treasurer: Paul Scally
John Zych Jr.
339 793 0292
allow for better assistance to the membership and coordination
between the board members, NEMA President Tim Bertrand has assigned
each board member to a Committee and has appointed Paul Scally as
his Chief Operating Officer.
Vice President, Mike Chambers will serve as
Head of Sales & Marketing,
and Secretary Joe Santa Maria will serve as the Club's
Head of Business Affairs.
Each competition board member and
executive board member will now have defined responsibilities for
certain areas of the club's operations. Please utilize the assigned
Board member with his area of responsibility. The list is as
- John Mikitarian & Paul Bigelow - these two individuals will work
with the COO to manage the Lites series. This will include race day
operations at stand-alone events, member communications, rule
enforcement (engine specs & dyno requirements) etc.
- Head: Shawn Torrey. The technical
committee head shall be the person in which members can communicate
about technical rules and questions. This person shall also be
responsible for the technical inspections post-race. In addition,
this person shall vet any alternative engine platform ideas prior to
- Head: John Mikitarian. The safety committee shall ensure that NEMA
upholds the standards set out in our rule book to a reasonable
degree, and that new members have an outlet to ensure that their
drivers and competition vehicles meet the standards that NEMA has
Member Relations Committee
- Head: Dennis O'Brien. The Member relations committee shall
actively manage dialogue across the ownership, and be responsible
for all of NEMA's social events - Banquet, Annual picnic, etc.
Sales & Marketing
Committee - Head: John Zych,
working with Vice President Mike Chambers, this committee shall be
responsible for assisting the Vice President in seeking out a series
sponsors, race sponsors, and shall also be responsible for assisting
in putting together sponsors for the Annual Race Program book.
Race Day Operations Committee
- Head: Seth Carlson - working with the COO and race staff, the race
day operations committee shall be responsible for making sure that
we have a plan to ensure that the club is properly set up on race
day. Suggestion is that we assign each team a race night where they
are mandated to assist and we publish this on the website. Line up
boards positioned properly, Scales set up & put away, NEMA trailer
is packed away, etc.
We can always use
help - if anyone is interested in helping, please contact the head
of that committee.