The MPSSAA is pleased to announce the appointment of Ken Kazmarek as our new Coordinator of Officials. Ken brings a wealth of knowledge to the position from his experiences as a high school Athletic Director, Department Chairperson for Physical Education and Health, high school basketball official with the Baltimore Metro Association, and collegiate basketball official with the Collegiate Officials Association.
Mr. Kazmarek served as Athletic Director at Broadneck High School in Anne Arundel County for the past 27 years and simultaneously performed the Health and Physical Education Department Chairperson duties for the past 23 years. During that time, Broadneck received the Anne Arundel County "All Sports Award" four times by the Anne Arundel County Coaches' Association in recognition of being the best athletic program in the county. Under Ken's leadership, the school was also recognized for excellence in Physical Education instruction by twice being selected as a Maryland State Demonstration School.
Ken's career as a basketball official began at the high school level in 2003 where he officiated in the private school leagues garnering a number of championship final and semi-final games. His career expanded to the collegiate level in 2005 where he gained the opportunity to officiate NCAA Division 3 games along with Naval Academy Junior Varsity games.
Throughout his school career, Ken has served on numerous Anne Arundel County Public School committees and served as President of the Anne Arundel County Coaches' Association from 2002-2004 Please join us in welcoming Ken to our team!