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2018 SAAA Board of Directors
Doug Mostyn President

Doug has been involved in Highland Games for many years now. He founded the Tucson Celtic Hammerheads and teaches and participates in the games all over the country.​

Chuck McClain Vice President

Chuck has not yet submitted a bio - stay tuned

Erin Burr

Erin joined the SAAA as Treasurer in 2016. She has been competing in Highland Games since 2015 and is a Certified Judge. She wears a variety of hats in the SAAA and is grateful for her fellow board members that contribute their time and effort for the love of the game!

Jessica Wilson Secretary

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Jesse Lee   Member at Large
Seat 1

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Heather MacDonald  Member at Large
Seat 2

Heather has not yet submitted a bio - stay tuned

Jim Morrison Member at Large
Seat 3

Jim has been a Board Member since 2013, and is currently serving in his third term. He is a Master's athlete, Certified Judge, the acting Championship Events Coordinator, and has been the Athletic Director for Vista (San Diego) Highland Games the past 2 years.

Sean Smith   Member at Large
Seat 4

Sean joined the SAAA board in 2019. A Master's and A class competitor, Sean placed 2nd and 5th at the Master's World Championships, 2016 and 2017 respectively. In his spare time, while not obsessing about throwing, Sean owns a consulting firm and is an Associate Business instructor at Mira Costa College in San Diego, CA.

Bill Ballard Member at Large
Seat 5

Bill has not yet submitted a bio - stay tuned


The Scottish American Athletic Association is an athletic sanctioning body that provides rules, regulations, standards, and implements for hosting both men’s and women’s Amateur and Professional Scottish Highland Games competitions. The SAAA is a non-profit 501 c(3) organization that works with local and national festivals to help promote and standardize the athletic aspect of Scottish culture, and celebrate its rich tradition.


Doug Mostyn
SAAA National President (2018)