The Cincinnati Stix holds board meetingsÂ once a quarter to discuss important activities involving our organization.Â Topics such as financial status, code of conduct, schedules, etc. are discussed and taken seriously. Â Active members in good standing ofÂ the StixÂ are welcome to attend board meetings. Please contact the board Secretary to confirm the meeting time and location.
James is a lifelong Cincinnati native with degrees in Athletic Training and Health Education. He has worked in a high school setting for 25 years, including 19 years in his current role as an Athletic Trainer for a Division I Cincinnati high school. Jamesâ€™s expertise is injury prevention and rehabilitation, and in 2012 he was named Ohio Athletic Trainers Association Athletic Trainer of the Year. James has worked with baseball players from Major League organizations through youth teams, and he looks forward to helping Stix players become better ball players and outstanding young men.
Vice President of Finance
Avery Wood is a finance executive in the local banking community He has served in various capacities on boards providing financial and strategic guidance.Â Avery is a former collegiate baseball player and has coached youth travel baseball in Cincinnati and he places emphasis on helping athletes build a positive, strong mental approach to the game.
Vice President of 8U - 12U
Regarding Athletics and Youth Development, William has served as a head basketball, football and baseball coach. Currently, William is in his 4th year with the STIX Organization and specializes in off-season athletic training and sports psychology. Â William served as the varsity boys head soccer coach for Withrow High School. During his tenure as principal of Princeton High School, William collaborated with the athletic department on the key hiring of of head coaches in all sports across grades 6-12.
Vice President of baseball operations
Kyle has been with the Stix organization for five years as a coach.Â He has a multitude of coaching experience and his a firefighter in Kentucky.Â
Kyle is about building strong players through development of skills and technique while emphasizing good sportsmanship and the love of the game
Vice President of Player Development
Selby Chidemo [11u Head Coach]
Selby Chidemo played baseball at Elder High School and Xavier University. His positions were middle infield and pitcher. This will be Selby’s fourth season coaching youth baseball.