Stephen Zsiga

President

A 13-year member of WCUA and a 25-year veteran umpire, Steve has served as an Election Committee member for WCUA and he’s also the former 2nd Vice President.  He has game experience ranging from Youth baseball all the way through MiLB (Florida State League) and MLB spring training.  As President, he oversees all WCUA operations.  He can be reached at WCUATampa@gmail.com

 

Jonathan Hagen

1st Vice President

 

As the first VP of WCUA, Jonathan’s duties include overseeing FHSAA contests and officials and handling any issues that may arise during those contests.  He handles and oversees most training at our general membership meetings.  He has been a member of WCUA since 2010 and has been umpiring at the collegiate level with FCU since 2012.  He attended and graduated the Jim Evans Academy of Professional Umpiring in 2009 and The Umpire School (now the MiLB Umpiring Academy) in 2013.  He can be reached at jhagen88@hotmail.com

Chris Wirt

2nd Vice President

Chris has experience umpiring ranging from Little League to Minor League Baseball.  He can be reached at cwwirt1@aol.com

 

Matthew Nall

Past President

 

Matt has been in Tampa for 8 years and he has been a member of WCUA for 8 years.  Matt has served as the grievance committee chair and as 2nd VP.  He also umpires college baseball with FCU and worked two games at the state finals in 2017.  He can be reached at kyaudioguy@gmail.com

 

Jim Barlow

Secretary

 

A native Floridian, Jim has been with WCUA since 2010 and during that time he’s won the association’s “Most Improved” award and has been selected for plate assignments in district playoffs for each of the last 2 seasons.  Jim’s goals include working regionals and to own a plate jacket as awesome as Steve Durrance’s!  He can be reached at jbarlow32129@yahoo.com

 

Miguel Gomez

Equal Opportunity Chairperson

 

Miguel has been an umpire for 10 years.  He started umpiring in North Carolina until he moved to Florida and joined WCUA in 2016.  He graduated from the Army’s Equal Opportunity Program and was a representative.  He was also an EO person at the Brigade level.  He can be reached at gomike19@gmail.com

 

Steve Durrance

Treasurer & Assistant Booking Commissioner

 

Steve serves as both the Treasurer and Assistant Booking Commissioner.

 

Lamarr Simon

Booking Commissioner

 

The booking commissioner books all high school and high school equivalent games.

West Coast Umpires Association

Board of Directors