Athletic Advisory Board

Attention Ross Residents and Members of the Public,

The Ross Township Athletic Advisory Board (AAB) meets on an "as needed" basis.

The AAB Meeting on Wednesday, August 2, 2023, will be held online ONLY at 7:30 PM.

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If you would like to watch, listen or participate in the meeting, you must register for the webinar via Zoom - Register Here. After registering, you will receive a confirmation email with instructions on how to join. You will need to download the application in order to view, listen, or comment.

We will not be accepting comments or questions through Zoom's chat feature during the meeting.

If you have issues registering for Zoom, or you would just like to call in and listen to the meeting without registering, please call 412-931-7055 for assistance.

AAB Mission

The Ross AAB will review athletic facilities, related services and activities, excluding the Herb Field facility, advise and make recommendations to the Township Board of Commissioners regarding said facilities, services and activities. The Board will review and recommend changes and improvements to the athletic facilities. They assist with, and make recommendations as to, the continued safe provision of athletic opportunities to Township residents. Members will receive and consider public comment and input regarding athletics facilities, services, and activities. The AAB will support and promote programs and services.



  • Samantha Ellwood
    Term Expires: December 31, 2023
  • Benjamin Williams
    Term Expires: December 31, 2025
  • Adam Smith
    Term Expires: December 31, 2024

Athletic Board Positions

North Hills Soccer Club

  • Edward Spontak (Boys Soccer), Chairman
    Term Expires: December 31, 2023
  • Rob Schweizer (Girls Soccer), Treasurer
    Term Expires: December 31, 2025

North Hills Athletic Association

  • Cary Thompson (Baseball)
    Term Expires: December 31, 2025
  • Jim Oyler (Softball), Secretary
    Term Expires: December 31, 2024

West View/Ross Athletic Association

  • John Franc (Baseball)
    Term Expires: December 31, 2025
  • Ed Vesely (Softball), Vice Chairman
    Term Expires: December 31, 2023

Member Details

The Athletic Advisory Board is composed of 9 voting members who are appointed by the Township Board of Commissioners. Three of the voting members are appointed at large, serving 3-year terms. Six voting members are appointed from the athletic organizations recognized by the Township. 

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available prior to the meetings.  Minutes are available following approval.

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