Directors of Athletics Association of New Jersey

DAANJ Executive Director Vacancy

DAANJ Members,

At our last  DAANJ Board of Trustees meeting on 3/16/18 in Atlantic City our Executive Director, Frank Baldachino announced his resignation from that position as of July 1, 2018.  Frank will remain with the DAANJ in an Emeritus position.  Please see the below DAANJ Executive Director partial job description and procedures for filling the vacancy as outlined in our Policies Operations Procedures (POP) manual pages 7 and 12.  The entire job description can be found in the POP manual which is also below.  If you are interested and qualified to be the next DAANJ Executive Director please submit a resume and letter for that position by 5/2/18 to me at  The below application along with 3 letters of recommendation are also due by 5/2/18 to me.  In many of those areas on the application you can simply put included on resume or please see submitted resume.  The other items required such as fingerprints and certifications wouldn't be needed until the new Executive Director would begin in that role starting on 7/1/18.  I will send the information received from any and all interested applicants to the search committee and you will be scheduled for an interview on Monday, 5/7/18.  The DAANJ Board of Trustees (BOT) members will also be sent all materials for their review.  The search committee after conducting interviews on 5/7/18 will make a recommendation to the DAANJ BOT for approval of the new Executive Director at their meeting on Monday, 5/21/18

Thanks for your attention to this important matter.

Denis Nelson, CAA

Athletic Director

River Dell High School



DAANJ Executive Director Job Description

DAANJ Executive Director Application