Player Representative Board

The USRPA is run directly by the Players to be a democratic and transparent organization. Players from each team vote to select two Player Representatives to sit on the Board of Player Representatives which serves as the chief governing body for the Players Association and appoints its executive leadership, currently consisting of a Board Chairperson and Executive Director.

Cheta Emba, Women's 7s
Kristi Kirshe, Women's 7s
Joanne Fa'avesi, Women's 7s Alternate
Stephen Tomasin, Men's 7s
Kevon Williams, Men's 7s
Joe Schroeder, Men's 7s Alternate
Kathryn Johnson, Women's 15s
Kristine Sommer, Women's 15s
Kate Zackary, Women's 15s Alternate
Bryce Campbell, Men's 15s
Dylan Fawsitt, Men's 15s
Pending, Men's 15s Alternate
Nick Civetta, Player Board Chair


Michael Young,Executive Director / General Counsel