Announcing New Program Director
MNYU is very pleased to announce that Jake McKean has been hired as MNYU’s first employee starting January 2015!
As MNYU’s first employee, Jake’s responsibilities will include supporting the growth and management of youth ultimate in the state of Minnesota. Jake will report directly to MNYU’s board as well as work directly with the board President, Bruce Mebust.
Throughout his education and professional experiences, Jake has been driven towards a career and a life committed to non-profit youth development. He is passionate about community outreach and is a strong proponent for benefits of experiential education; learning through activity. Jake has worked for nature centers, camps, the government and municipalities, all dedicated towards developing youth through positive experiences. Jake also has a strong presence and history within the ultimate community being a two-time mixed National Champion (2013 &2014) and a World Champion (2014) with Drag’n Thrust, the elite Minneapolis mixed team. Jake is also a USAU certified observer. He is currently working for the Boy Scouts of America as the Program Director of Base Camp.
Important dates and events of interest to Youth Ultimate appear on the Events Page. If you know of other relavent events that could be added to the list, please send them to email@example.com.
Call for Volunteers
Volunteers make tournaments and other events happen. Without the many people who organize and do many tasks, our events wouldn't be possible.
Please consider being a volunteer for an upcoming event. Go to the Volunteer page and give us your contact and interest information.