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General Email: [email protected]

General Phone: 817-447-2255 (BALL)


Rain Out Line: 817-203-8534 (iOS/Android app

Mailing Address: Burleson Youth Association, Inc. • 550 NW Summercrest Blvd. #101 • Burleson, TX 76028

Physical Address (Whitley Building): 550 NW Summercrest Blvd. #101 Burleson, Texas 76028

Meet the 2017-2018 BYA Board of Directors


Administration/ Officers


Name: Kim Balderas

Email: [email protected]

Time served on Board: Since 2011

Spouse: Sam Balderas

Children: Reid & Ryan

Occupation: Human Resources Manager

Hobbies: Volunteering, watching BYA Raiders football, Texas Tech football, the Dallas Cowboys and the Texas Rangers

Why I wanted to serve on the BYA Board: I’ve always said in order to make a difference you have to be involved. Impacting and supporting our youth is important for all of our futures. If I can impact just one child’s path in a positive way, then my time spent volunteering for the BYA is worth it. It’s all about the kids for me.


Vice President

Name: Ashli Logan

Email: [email protected]

Time served on Board: 2011-2014, 2018

Hometown:Joshua, TX

Occupation: Administrative Assistant

Hobbies: Volunteering, coaching, watching youth sports

Why I wanted to serve on the BYA Board:

I have a passion for volunteering and believe that you should give back to your community. My sons have been involved with BYA since they were young and I decided to get involved in whatever ways I could in order to give back to an organization that has done so much for my children. I am thankful to live in a community with such a fabulous youth organization.



Name: Heather Confessore

Email: [email protected]

Time served on Board: Since 2015

Spouse: Jesse

Children: Cross and Cole

Hometown: San Diego, CA

Occupation: Administrative Assistant

Hobbies: Watching my boys play sports, audio books, and spending time with family and friends.

Why I wanted to serve on the BYA Board: My boys have been playing sports with BYA since 2010.  I’ve appreciated all of the coaches that have volunteered their time and energy so the kids can have the opportunity to play.  I don’t have the sports experience to coach, but serving on the board is a way for me to volunteer for my kids and the youth of Burleson.



Name: Paul Friedman

Email: [email protected]

Time served on Board: Since 2002

Spouse: Krisanne Friedman

Children: Kaylin (24) & Davis (21)

Hometown: Born and raised in Fort Worth, moved to Burleson in 2001.

Occupation: Owner PFDC, Inc.  Distribution of Mrs. Baird’s Bakeries/ Bimbo Bakeries baked goods in the Burleson area.

Hobbies: Husband, Dad, fitness, movies, golf, sporting events.

Why I wanted to serve on the BYA Board: I wanted to help continue to steer the BYA in the right direction as the population grew in the city.  To  help move it in a positive direction as the premier Association in this part of North Texas.

Sport Vice Presidents

VP of Baseball (Vacant)- Please note that Mike Pruett is the point of contact for baseball related questions.  Mike is the Compliance Director for BYA has volunteered to be the point of contact until a VP of Baseball can be named.

Name: Mike Pruett

Email: [email protected]

Time served on Board:






VP of Softball

Name: Julie Cottongame

Email: [email protected]

Time served on Board: New to the board in 2018

Spouse: Charlie Cottongame

Children: Kendall Cottongame

Hometown: Fort Worth Texas

Occupation: Commercial Banker

Hobbies: Coaching my daughters team with BYA and spending time with family and friends.

Why I wanted to serve on the BYA Board: To help give back to the organization that is such a big part of our community & my family’s lives. 


VP of Football

Name: Mike Hernandez

Email: [email protected]

Time served on Board: Since 2018

Spouse: Laura Hernandez

Children: Michael Jr. and Matteo Hernandez

Occupation: Store Manager for PPG Paints

Hobbies: I like to go camping and fishing with family and friends. Softball is always fun to do when I have time!

Why I wanted to serve on the BYA Board:

I join the board to have more input on the way sports are played and represented through BYA.

Also wanted to join a group of people that are passionate about the way we teach our kids about sports. Finally just wanted to make a difference

in kids lives, so they can grow up to be great!


VP of Basketball

Name: Kyla Moore

Email: [email protected]

Time served on Board: Since 2017

Spouse: Will Moore

Children: Kayannah, Trey & Kingston

Hometown: Independence, Missouri

Occupation: Customer Service Rep

Hobbies: Roller skating and my kids activities.

Why I wanted to serve on the BYA Board: To serve in the community we live and participate in.


VP of Volleyball

Name: Jennifer Keim

Email: [email protected]

Time served on Board: I joined the Board as of July 18.

Spouse: Zachary Keim

Children: Rebecca & Alissa

Hometown: Sacramento, CA

Occupation: Stay at home mom

Hobbies: Coaching, Playing sports, movies, & watching my children play & grow

Why I wanted to serve on the BYA Board: I wanted to join the Board because I am very passionate about children. I believe every child should have the opportunity to grow, learn, & play in community that cares about them. The chance to be a part of this Board is simply one more way I can show my gratitude & my care for the families of this community.

VP of Cheer

Name: Shannon Rodriguez

Email: [email protected]

Time served on Board: Since 2017

Spouse: Jacob Rodriguez

Children: Hailey & Kenzie

Hometown: Fort Worth, Texas

Occupation: Property Management

Hobbies: Crafting, photography, theater, sports fan, cheer coach.

Why I wanted to serve on the BYA Board: Being on the board was a chance for me to put my stamp on the BYA Raiders cheer program. Cheerleading has always been a part of my life and now that I have daughters that are cheering, I can be a part of something all three of us love.


Director of Marketing & Communication

Name: Shannon Dress

Email: [email protected]

Time served on Board: Since 2012

Spouse: Tom Dress

Children: Stevyn, Samantha, Cloey

Hometown: Dallas, Texas

Occupation: Pre-K Teacher at First Baptist Church of Burleson

Hobbies: Watching my kids do what they love to do.

Why I wanted to serve on the BYA Board: I became a board member to help the kids in the community. I consider it a privilege.


Director of Concessions

Name: Tracy Pruett

Email: [email protected]

Time served on Board: Since 2010

Spouse: Mike Pruett

Children: Bradon, Taylor, Maddie

Hometown: Fort Worth, Texas

Occupation: Teacher

Hobbies: Reading, watching softball

Why I wanted to serve on the BYA Board: I enjoy giving back to the community I grew up in. I love meeting new people and making a difference in the lives of youth of Burleson.


Director of Registration

Name: Amanda Stephens

Email: [email protected]

Time served on Board: Since 2009

Spouse: Gary Stephens

Children: Tyler, Robin, Braedon, Ryanne

Hometown: Alexandria, Louisiana

Occupation: Home maker

Hobbies: Embroider, vinyl crafts,  watching my children play sports, spending time with my family.

Why I wanted to serve on the BYA Board: I joined the board to help build our Association to the be it can be for the youth of our city. I enjoy watching the kids play sports and eventually finding which one they are passionate for.


Director of Compliance

Name: Mike Pruett

Email:[email protected]

Time served on Board: Since 2018

Spouse: Tracy Pruett

Children: Bradon, Taylor, Maddie

Hometown: I consider Burleson my hometown even though I grew up in Joshua.

Occupation: Restaurant general manager


Why I wanted to serve on the BYA Board:


Director of Special Events & Fundraising

Name: Melissa Harris

Email: [email protected]

Time served on Board: Since 2017

Spouse: Kris Harris

Children: Kennedy & Brecken

Hometown: Growing up I lived in New Jersey, California, Washington & all over Texas. It’s now my goal to make Burleson my children’s hometown.

Occupation: Lash Stylist

Hobbies: Watching my kiddos play sports.

Why I wanted to serve on the BYA Board: To help give back to the organization that is such a big part of our community & my family’s lives. 


Director of Equipment

Name: Wade Lile

Email: [email protected]

Time served on Board: Since 2017

Children: Cash




Email the entire Board of Directors

Sport Committee Members

Baseball Committee

VP of Baseball: Mike Pruett (Point of Contact)- [email protected]

Assistant VP Communication: Cory Pitts– [email protected]

4U – 8U Assistant VP: Frank Hall– [email protected]

9U – 14U Assistant VP: Patrick Thayer–   [email protected]

4U Grapefruit Commissioner : Angela Woodall- [email protected]

4U Grapefruit Assistant Commissioner: Chad Barnes– [email protected]

5u Shetland Commissioner:Sarah Howery- [email protected]

5u Shetland Assistant Commissioner: Frank Hall- [email protected]

6u Shetland Commissioner: Junita Delgadillo– [email protected]

6u Shetland Assistant Commissioner: Cade Lindsey – [email protected]

7u Commissioner: Samantha Contino– [email protected]

7u Assistant Commissioner: Cory Stevenson– [email protected]

8u Commissioner: Chris Baxter– [email protected]

8u Assistant Commissioner: OPEN

9u Commissioner: Richard Holybee- [email protected]

9u Assistant Commissioner: OPEN

10u Commissioner: Roger Wurzbach– [email protected]

10u Assistant Commissioner: OPEN

11u Commissioner: Will Hinson–  [email protected]

11u Assistant Commissioner: Patrick Thayer– [email protected]

12u Commissioner:  Josh Calahan– [email protected]

12u Assistant Commissioner: Drew Lee-  [email protected]

13U/14U Commissioner: Dustin McCarty- [email protected]

13U/14U Assistant Commissioner: OPEN

High School Commissioner: Jeff Cox– [email protected]

High School Commissioner: Dave Curs– [email protected]

Softball Committee

VP of Softball: Julie Cottongame- [email protected]

Grapefruit Commissioner: Tracy Pruett [email protected]

Shetland Commissioner: Matt Milliron– [email protected]

Shetland Co-Commissioner: Stacey Bruner- [email protected]

Pinto Commissioner: Ryan Crecy- [email protected]

Mustang Commissioner:Stephanie Hollins– [email protected]

Mustang Co-Commissioner: Angela Crawford- [email protected]

Bronco Commissioner: Henry Pena–[email protected]

Pony/Colt/Palomino Commissioner: Will Gray– [email protected]

Pony/Colt/Palomino Co-Commissioner: Cara Colson– [email protected]


Football Committee

VP of Football: Mike Hernandez – [email protected]


Registration  Coordinator: Ashli Logan-  [email protected]

Head Team Mom/ Fundraising: Kolbie Blanchard- [email protected]

Town Rep: 

Town Rep: Steve Arroyo- [email protected]

Committee Member: Trent Gagnon-  [email protected] 

Committee Member: Chris Brunk- [email protected]

Committee Member: Desiree Evans-  [email protected]

Committee Member: Darrell Wilson- [email protected]

Committee Member: Sean Hernandez – [email protected]

Committee Member: Kyla Moore – [email protected]

Committee Member: Jason Blanchard–[email protected]

Committee Member: Pam Beach – [email protected]

Basketball Committee

VP of Basketball: Kyla Moore- [email protected]

Boys Commissioner: Will Moore- [email protected]

Boys U5/U6: Jacob Walker-  [email protected]

Boys U7: Carolyn Reed- [email protected]

Boys U8:Stephanie Skiles- [email protected]

Boys U9: Toney Carpenter-  [email protected] 

Boys U10: Courtney Branham- mailto:[email protected]

Boys U11: Junita Delgallido- [email protected]

Boys U12: Michael Frank- [email protected]

Boys/Girls U18: Shannon Dress- [email protected]

Girls Commissioner: Jennifer Perez- [email protected]

Girls U5/U6: Brandon Lewis- [email protected]

Girls U7/U8: Clinton Tuggle- [email protected] 

Girls U8: Steven Contino- [email protected]com

Girls U9: Delana Jones-  [email protected]

Girls U10: Melissa Martyn- [email protected]

Girls U11: Rachel Ferguson- [email protected]

Girls U12: Jeovani Zamarripa- [email protected]

Gym Schedules: Ashli Logan- [email protected]

Committee Member: Angela Woodall – [email protected]


Cheer Committee

VP of Cheer: Shannon Rodriguez- [email protected]

Secretary: Misty Millikan- [email protected]

Team Mom Coordinator: Jessica Epperson- [email protected]

Committee Member: Tiffany Lambert- [email protected]

Committee Member: Melissa Stancliff- [email protected]

Committee Member:Adrienne Reed-  [email protected]

Committee Member: Lacey Canida Amason- [email protected]


Volleyball Committee

VP of Volleyball: Jennifer Keim-  [email protected] 

Committee Member: Amanda Lackey- [email protected]

Committee Member: Christine Womak

Committee Member: Christine San Filippo- [email protected]

Committee Member: Kim Byrd – [email protected]


Fundraising Committee

Director of Fundraising/Special Events:Amber O’Rourke- [email protected]

Committee Member: Amber O’Rourke

Committee Member: Paige Scarborough

Committee Member: Kristen Lacy

Committee Member: Kristina Bosquez

Committee Member:Ashley Lugo

Committee Member: Candace Berry


Umpire and Referee Officials

Baseball: Curtis Baker[email protected]

Softball, Basketball, Volleyball: Jerry Brand[email protected]

Football- Mark Cohen[email protected]

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