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Board of Directors

The management of the property and affairs of Little League Baseball, Incorporated, is vested in the International Board of Directors. The board has the control and management of the affairs of the corporation and the power to appoint such standing committees as it shall determine and to delegate such powers as it shall deem advisable. Nine members of the board are nominated for election for three-year terms by the triennial Little League International Congress.

The members of the Little League International Board of Directors are volunteers in this service to Little League Baseball and Softball. They receive no compensation for their dedicated work on behalf of the children of the world.


Hugh Tanner, Chairman, Houston, Texas
Steve Johnson, Chairman-Elect, Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Stephen D. Keener, President & Chief Executive Officer, Williamsport, Pennsylvania
David Houseknecht, Senior VP of Staff Administration & Chief Financial Officer, Muncy, Pennsylvania
Patrick W. Wilson, Senior VP of Operations & Program Development, Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Joseph W. Losch, Corporate Secretary, South Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Elizabeth Brown, Vice President of Marketing & Strategic Partnerships, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania
Daniel P. Kirby, Vice President of Risk Management, South Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Melissa Singer, Vice President & Treasurer, Montoursville, Pennsylvania
Lance Van Auken, Vice President & Executive Director of the Little League Museum, South Williamsport, Pennsylvania

Board Members

  1. John Boyd, London, England
  2. Corinne G.L. Chow, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada
  3. Janice Christensen, Kirkland, Washington
  4. Chris Drury, Riverside, Connecticut
  5. Jolly Gomez, Makati, Metromanila, Philippines
  6. Dr. Davie Jane Gilmour, Williamsport, Pennsylvania
  7. Antonio J. Gonzalez, Cayey, Puerto Rico
  8. Timothy Hughes, Williamsport, Pennsylvania
  9. Sally John, Fort Mill, South Carolina
  10. Steve Johnson, Williamsport, Pennsylvania
  11. Stephen D. Keener, Williamsport, Pennsylvania
  12. Dennis Lewin, Wellington, Florida
  13. Jon Litner, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
  14. Jonathan Mariner, New York, New York
  15. Mike Mussina, Montoursville, Pennsylvania
  16. W. Dwight Raiford, Atlanta, Ga.
  17. Tony Richardson, Neptune, New Jersey
  18. Hugh Tanner, Houston, Texas
  19. Bob Toigo, Sammamish, Washington
  20. Dwayne Tuggle, Amherst, Virginia
  21. Shannon Walker, Newark, Ohio
  22. Travis L. Young, Sr, Warren, Arkansas
  23. Open Seat
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