Contact and Committe Info - Last updated 11/10/14
Note: If you are looking for the phone list, go to the "Players Only" page.
P.O. Box 59262
Birmingham, AL 35259
Paypal Address: firstname.lastname@example.org
Krebs Field at Ramsay Park Address:
3609 Montclair Rd
Birmingham, AL 35213
President: Michael Laney
Vice President of Operations: Marco Callaway
Vice President of General Affairs: Matthew Colson (Rogaine)
Match Secretary: Shaun LaForty
Treasurer: Caj Anderson
Tournament Director: Michele Yarbrough
15s Head Coach: Allen Kipp
15s Assistant Coach and UAB Head Coach: Jon Sullivan
7s Coach and 15s Backs Coach / "Attack Coach": Tommy Babakitis
7s Assistant Coach: Marco Callaway
Other Board Members include:
Director of Rugby: Allen Kipp
Social Director: TBD
Publicity Director and Head of Social Media = Zach Ronk (Amish). Jon Sullivan (BIBS) is the assistant.
Old Boys Liaisons / General Board Members: Mike Estock, Bernard Frei, Hal Mayo, Chris Hudson, Mark Wellingham, and Mike Hartsell
Youth Rugby Commissioner for Central Alabama Youth Rugby (based in Birmingham): Patti Bennett 205-919-9555 (updated 11/10/14)
Web Master: Michael Laney
Elizabeth-Anne Ronk (added 8/18/14)
Jamie Stewart (added 8/18/14)
Field Committee: Responsible for ensuring that the pitch is mowed weekly as needed, is in charge of spreading seed, fertilizer, sand, making sure the field is watered.
Fred Dickinson (added 2/19/14) - head of committee as of 8/27/14
Jonathan Beale (added 9/4/13)
Hunter Reynolds (Lips) (added 2/14/14)
Quinn Runnion (added 2/14/14)
Eric Ramsey (added 2/14/14)
Brendan Smith (added 9/4/13)
Andrew Whatley (added 9/18/13)
Everyone else on the team is also on the Field Committee, unless you are already on another committee
Phone Hotline (205-933-MAUL): Zac Ronk (added 8/27/14)
Practice Committee: Responsible for having the cones, balls, tackle suits, pads, etc. set out before practice and making sure it's all put away at the end of practice. Also responsible for the lights being turned off AND keeping up with who has the cooler.
Zac Ronk (Amish) (added 9/4/13)
Dain Stewart (Kirby) (added 9/4/13)
Jonathan Blalock (added 9/4/13)
Recruitment Committee: Responsible for recruiting new players and fans at all age groups.
Matthew Colson (205-561-8113) - head of committee as of 6/3/13
Social Committee: Responsible for planning at least 1 social activity for the entire rugby community per month. It can be anything really as long as it's fun. There should be a mix of activities where some are family friendly (picnic etc), bowling or can be a drink up. Just don't drink up too much.
Hunter Reynolds (Lips) (added 9/4/13)
Fitness Committee: Responsible for organizing at a minimum 1 non training day fitness activity each week. This can be as simple as Sunday Touch Rugby, Indoor Soccer, Mountain Biking, etc. These session will not be mandatory for players, but highly encouraged. They should also be fun.
Zach Blalock (Madeye) (added 9/18/13)
Hydration Committee: This committee will use team funds (or collect from others) to provide H20 and fruit for half time and during matches. Mineral water, Coconut water, oranges (quartered and on ice), bananas, and the like.
Note: as of 9/4/13 we are not allowing new members to the hydration committee until further notice. Please pick another committee, thanks
Fund Raising Committee: This committee will raise funds for the club, outside of the dues and tournament entry fees.
Matthew Colson - head of committee
Larry Townley (Mudd)
Spike (added 9/10/13)
Discipline Committee: This committee will make recommendations to the officers and coaches as to how to discipline team members in the event of any conduct, on or off the field, unbecoming of a Birmingham Vulcan.
Dain Stewart (added 8/27/14)