About Us
WELCOME TO THE USGAA

We are the governing body responsible for promoting the sports of Hurling and Gaelic Football in the United States (except NYC). There are over 140 adult and youth clubs under our administration.

Clubs participate in Divisional Championship competitions to qualify for the National Finals in their respective sport and grade of competition. Presently, Gaelic Games are being organized and played in approximately 50 cities across the US, including (but not limited to) Akron, Albany, Albuquerque, Atlanta, Baltimore, Boston, Buffalo, Burlingame, Charlotte, Chicago, Cincinnati, Cleveland, Denver, Dallas, Detroit, Fort Lauderdale, Houston, Indianapolis, Kalamazoo, Kansas City, Little Rock, Los Angeles, Milwaukee, Oakland, Orange County, Orlando, Philadelphia, Phoenix, Pittsburgh, Portland-ME, Rochester, St. Louis, San Diego, San Francisco, San Jose, Seattle, Syracuse, Tampa, Twin Cities and Washington DC.

For more information about the GAA, to receive help in locating the nearest GAA club in your area, or for help with establishing a new GAA club contact us at: secretary.usa@gaa.ie or pro.usa@gaa.ie.

MEET OUR 2024 OFFICERS

Paul Keane

Paul Keane

Chairperson

Liam Moloney

Liam Moloney

Secretary

San Francisco, CA
secretary.usa@gaa.ie

Susan Pierce

Susan Pierce

Registrar

Indianapolis, IN

registrar.usa@gaa.ie

Mary Redmond

Mary Redmond

Public Relations

Chicago, IL

pro.usa@gaa.ie

Gareth Fitzsimons

Gareth Fitzsimons

Youth Officer

Gerard Dillon

Gerard Dillon

Central Council Delegate

Philadelphia, PA

ccdelegate.usa@gaa.ie

Pat Uniacke

Honorary President

2024 COMMITTEES

Management Committee

Pau Keane – USGAA Chairperson
Peter Murray – USGAA Vice Chairperson
Liam Moloney – USGAA Secretary


This is a subcommittee of the USGAA Board. It has specific functions that relate to disciplinary matters that do not arise from competitions or games.

Finance

Tom Walsh – USGAA Treasurer
Peter Murray – USGAA Vice Chairperson
Susan Pierce – USGAA Registrar
Mary Redmond – USGAA PRO
Gareth Fitzsimons – USGAA Youth


It shall adjudicate on all disciplinary matters where a Hearing is prescribed and requested, relating to the enforcement of rules arising from matters under the jurisdiction of the USGAA Board

Appeals

Gerard Dillon – USGAA CC Delegate
Gareth Fitzsimons – Central
Susan Pierce – Heartland

Divisional Chairs to be included if needed.


It shall consist of the Central Council Delegate and all others drawn from Divisional Chairpersons. No one who has sat on a case at an earlier hearing may sit on a further hearing/appeal. Divisional Chairs to be included if needed.

Marketing & Sponsorship

Michael Schaefer chairperson.southwest.usa@gaa.ie

Mary Redmond – Chicago (USGAA PRO)

Ailish Courtney – Chicago


Responsible for the marketing and development of the USGAA as a brand for sponsorship and finding sponsorship opportunities.

Other Committees

  • Motions and ByeLaws Review
    Peter Murray – USGAA Vice-Chairperson and all Divisional Chairpersons.

Competitions Control Committee (CCC)

Paul Keane – USGAA Chairperson
Peter Murray – USGAA Vice Chairperson
Liam Moloney – USGAA Secretary
Susan Pierce – USGAA Registrar
Mary Redmond – USGAA PRO


The USGAA CCC has the general authority to organize Games and, in the context of Discipline, has the role of ensuring that breaches of Rule are detected and that those guilty of infractions are made accountable.

Hearings

Joe Regan – Northeast
Martin Redmond – Central
Sean Breen – Philadelphia
Niall Dempsey – Mid Atlantic
Padraig Cremin – Southwest
Aisling Bryant – Western


It shall consist of 6 members appointed by the USGAA, none of whom are members of C.C.C or Management Committee. It shall adjudicate on all disciplinary matters where a Hearing is prescribed and requested, relating to the enforcement of rules arising from matters under the jurisdiction of the US.

Camogie Development

Sharon Brady – Camogie Officer
developmentofficer.camogie.usa@gaa.ie

Emily Barno

Sandra Holland

Ann McKiernan

Tara Chadwick


The Camogie Development Committee is responsible for the development and promotion of camogie throughout the USGAA jurisdiction.

Hurling Development

Colm Egan – Chicago – Hurling Officer

gda.central.usa@gaa.ie

Kevin Tobin

Ed Reidy

Noel Mythen

Martin Redmond – Chicago


Responsible for the development and promotion of hurling throughout the USGAA jurisdiction.

Ladies Football Development

Ciara Trainor – Philadelphia – Ladies Football Officer cmt710@gmail.com

Elizabeth Guertin

Brigid Murray – Chicago

Lisa Salsavatcioglu


Responsible for the development and promotion of Ladies football throughout the USGAA jurisdiction.