Joining Illinois ADA

The Illinois Athletic Directors Association values your efforts and expertise, and would like you to consider joining our organization as an advocate for school athletic programs throughout the state.

The IADA currently enlists the aid and advice of Athletic Directors across the state to serve on IHSA Sport Advisory Boards, as well as the Athletic Directors’ Advisory Board.

By becoming a member of our organization, you will enjoy the opportunity to network, as well as educational leadership and professional development opportunities through NIAAA classes, the IADA Journal and Annual State Conference.

Join the IADA, become an active member and begin to experience the many benefits of this professional organization.

Membership Requirements

Click the links below to start your IADA Membership Registration 
  • FIRST TIME USERS - Start your registration HERE .
  • EXISTING MEMBERS - Click HERE and choose "Log-in" to log-in to your account
  • RETIRED ATHLETIC DIRECTORS - All Retired Athletic Directors, update your membership information HERE.

Final Forms Tutorial

Click here for a tutorial on using Final Forms, which includes:
  • Logging into your account
  • Making payments
  • E-mailing another AD or groups of AD's (by conference, region, etc.)

Our Privacy Policy

Refunds, if called for by IADA policies and procedures, will be processed to the same credit card on which the charge was made, or by check. Allow 60 days
for the refund to show on your credit card statement, or if by check, for the check to reach you.

Nic Kearfott, Athletic Director

Normal Community High School
3900 E. Raab Road
Normal, IL 61761
Phone: 309-557-4571


About IADA
The mission of the Illinois Athletic Administrators Association is to take an active role in preserving, enhancing, and promoting eductional based athletics within the State of Illinois.  The IADA provides a commitment to professional development of its members in areas of education, leadership, and service.  Working in conjunction with the Illinois High School Association, National Interscholastic Athletic Administrators Association, and National Federation of High Schools, the IADA wishes to create quality interscholastic athletic participation opportunities for all Illinois students.
Message From IADA
The IADA Board would like to thank you for all that you do for the student athletes of your schools.  We all know the time and effort we put into our positions.  We come from small schools, large schools, middle and high schools; but no matter what, we all share in a common goal, and that is to provide the best educationally based athletic program for our students.

Steve Gertz, IADA President