Save the Date!

The 2024 Blue Ridge Football Officials Clinic will be held on March 2nd at the Hotel Roanoke. Join us for the BRFOC social from 5-7 pm on Friday, March 1st, 2024 at the Hotel Roanoke!

Save the Date!

Things to do in Roanoke

Are you looking for things to do while you are in the Roanoke area? Take a look at these maps, guides and discounts!!

Roanoke Maps, Dining Discounts and Visitor Guides

Reserve Your Hotel Room

Rooms at the Hotel Roanoke will go fast. Reserve online, or mention BRFOC when making your reservation for our exclusive rate.

Reserve Your Room Online

Supervisors of Officials and Representatives

Below is a list of confirmed Supervisors for the 2024 BRFOC. This list will continue to be updated.
American Athletic Conference (AAC)
Bryan Platt (Supervisor)
Centennial Conference, Landmark Conference
Jim Corpora (Supervisor)
Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA)
Ivan Daniels (Representative)
CIP (CAA), Coastal
Chris Smith (Supervisor)
CIP (Ivy, Patriot)
Jeff Akers (Supervisor)
Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference (MEAC)
Vince Parker (Representative), ACC (Retired)
Middle Atlantic Conference, Northeast Conference, NJAC, PSAC
Dennis Crim (Supervisor)
Rich DeMayo (Replay Supervisor)
Ohio Valley Conference (OVC)
Matt Young (Supervisor)
South Atlantic Conference (SAC)
Jack Childress (Supervisor), SEC Replay
Tri-State (MEC, GMAC, and PAC)
Tim Barker (Representative)


Below is a list of clinicians for the 2024 BRFOC. This list will continue to be updated.
Tim Barker (SunBelt)
Jeff Pumphrey (CIP)
Marcus Woods (ACC)
Umpire/Center Judge
Duane Heydt (NFL)
Russ Pulley (SEC)
Jeff Tomlin (ACC)
Line of Scrimmage
Ed Camp (NFL)
Steve Clein (ACC)
Kris Loving (B1G)
Jeff Pruitt (AAC)
Jacques Hooper (ACC)
Michael Kennedy (AAC)
Carmen Williams (MVC)

BRFOC Clinic Committee

Rodney Burnette – C-USA Referee
John Busch – ACC Replay
David Epperly – ACC Referee (Retired)
Dan Foutz – CAA/Ivy/Patriot Replay
Milton Hagens – CIP Side Judge
Scott Held – AAC Line Judge
Doug Kennedy – SoCon Line Judge
Stuart Mullins – ACC Referee, CIP Evaluator, USFL Referee
Bruce Palmer – ACC Replay
Jim Slayton – ACC Line Judge
Matt Smyth – CAA/Ivy/Patriot Downfield
Trey Williams – SAC Back Judge

Why Attend the Blue Ridge Football Officials Clinic?

The focus of this regional one-day clinic is to identify, share, and cultivate the fundamentals practiced by successful football officials at every level. Speakers will include officials in the NFL, college, and high school ranks as well as supervisors from the high school and college levels. Learn how their experiences can make you a better official. Other benefits of attending our clinic:

  • Achieve a better understanding of mechanics, philosophies, and requirements for advancement.
  • Learn more about your position in multiple breakout sessions
  • Meet supervisors from the college ranks
  • Network with other officials

View the On-Field Clinic Agenda

Physical Preparation for Football Officials – by Scott Held

BRFOC Corporate Sponsors


Learn More About the Clinic and the Staff
  • Dan Foutz
  • SAC Crew
  • Pylon
  • Bruce Stritesky
  • Stuart Mullins