When: Saturday, February 3, 2024
Where: Hilton Garden Inn in downtown Little Rock located at 322 Rock Street.
Presidents Breakfast is from 8:00 a.m. until 10:00 a.m.
Breakout sessions will occur at 10:00 a.m. and 11:00 a.m.
Lunch at 12:00.
AGM Business Meeting will commence at 1:00 p.m.
Detailed Agenda with times and locations of breakout sessions: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1seSHrAa_NEZl6GvFx9usqIVvPcrenHHH/view?usp=sharing
Business Meeting Agenda: https://drive.google.com/file/d/1rT8NmHe7plFFz4R3_fEYMecRcvDMe_xp/view?usp=sharing
Join us after the AGM at Dugan’s Pub, across the street from the Hilton. Dugan’s has partnered with ASA to provide each AGM attendee with a coupon for a half-priced appetizer! Coupons will be distributed at AGM check-in.
Our AGM Lineup
Jenny Ruiz-Williams, Breakout Speaker
Jenny is the current head coach for the UNLV women’s soccer team and is a former member of the Women’s National Team for Mexico. We are thrilled to have landed her as a presenter for our AGM and hope that clubs, coaches, and players attend to hear about Jenny’s experience.
Dr. Shun Ingram, Breakout Speaker
A Doctoral Scholar & PhD Student at the Fay W. Boozman UAMS College of Public Health, Dr. Ingram will be presenting on the overall health of the athlete.
You Call The Shot – Breakout Session
The State Referee Committee will be conducting another session of “You Make the Call”. Several referees have been identified for recognition by their assignors and/or clubs during the business portion of the AGM which starts at 1:00 p.m.
USL Soccer, Breakout Presentation
Professional soccer is coming to Arkansas!
Chris Martinovic and Wes Harris of USL Arkansas will be breakout session presenters, discussing their origin, current update, and vision for professional soccer within Arkansas.
Dr. Sean Paul Jones, Breakout Presentation
Dr. Sean Paul Jones of Livestrong will be presenting on the topic of “Beyond Tactics and Training: The Transformative Power of Coaching in Soccer.” This is a presentation that ASA coaches won’t want to miss!
Next College Student Athlete (NCSA), Breakout Presentation
Jeremy Tosaya of Next College Student Athlete (NCSA) will be a breakout session speaker at our Annual General Meeting. NCSA is the leader in college sports recruiting, built to help student-athletes get recruited & college coaches find recruits.