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  • Eligible members for the IL NAWGJ Committee Member election will receive a letter on June 1,2023.
  • All Applications are due to the RJD and NAWGJ VP by June 15, 2023.
  • Click here for a list of each committee member’s job description.


MAY 18, 2023



IIL NAWGJ Committee Members met on May 18, 2023. The new business discussed was as follows:

  • Updated job descriptions for the upcoming ILNAWGJ Committee election.
  • Opportunity to bid on hosting Illinois USA Gymnastics State Meet. Further discussion was tabled until the new committee is seated on August 1, 2023.
  • Committee election timeline.
    • June 1, 2023, eligible members will receive emails.
    • June 15, 2023, applications are due.
  • Click here for the meeting minutes.




  • Linda McDonald will conclude her 12-year term as SJD for Illinois at the end of the day on May 14, 2023.
    • Thank you, Linda, for working tirelessly for the judges of Illinois to provide educational opportunities, leadership for the membership, fiscal oversight and acting as a liaison to the Illinois USA Board. Your service and steadfast leader is appreciated.
  • Important Reminders
    • Sandy Oldham Celebration of Life, Saturday, May 20, 2023, at 4:00 p.m.- Palatine High School, Palatine, IL
    • Sue Kane, RTCC reminds all Region 5 judges the 2023 NCAA events may no longer be used as hours to fulfill the volunteer category on the N/B form.
    • Heather Forbes will become SJD on May 15, 2023. Heather ran unopposed in the recent SJD election.  Heather's email is ilsjdheather@gmail.com
    • All CPE forms are due by 5/31/2023 to Heather Forbes.
  • Upcoming Events
    •  CPE Forms due by 5/31/2023 to Heather Forbes
    • NAWGJ National Symposium July 13-15, 2023, in Grand Rapids, Michigan
    • Region 5 Congress July 21-23, 2023, in Lombard, IL
    • USA Gymnastics National Congress August 24-27, 2023, in San Jose, CA​
  • ​Click here for the IL NAWGJ May 2023 "IN"