The Maryland State Board of Education has appointed Mr. Jason Bursick as the new Assistant Director of the Maryland Public Secondary Schools Athletic Association (MPSSAA). Jason becomes the third person to hold the Assistant Director's position and will begin working in his new job on January 6th.
Mr. Bursick has served as Athletic Director at McDonough HS in Charles County since 2009 and prior to that was school administrator at Lackey HS for four years. His teaching and coaching career began in 1999 at Thomas Stone HS where he taught social studies and coached wrestling until 2005. Jason holds the Certified Athletic Administrator designation from the NIAAA and recently completed a Master's degree program in Sports Management with a concentration in Sports Administration.
Mr. Bursick has served on the MPSSAA State Wrestling Committee as a district representative, has performed the duties of secretary for the Southern Maryland Athletic Conference, and has also been a district rep to the executive council of the Maryland State Athletic Directors' Association. Please join us in welcoming Jason to his new position and wish him well!!