​​​Dustin Bengtson - President, Soccer

Garrett Bridgens - Member, Basketball

Dewey Epperson - Member, Soccer, Basketball

Shelly Heintz - Treasurer, Soccer

Shelly has lived in Cottage Grove since 1999 and started coaching soccer with SVA in 2005. She joined the board in the spring of 2012 and has chaired the soccer committee since July of that year. She co-founded the local adult soccer league "SCORES" and likes to play indoor soccer in Springfield. She is married, has two school-age kids who have played soccer through SVA for several years and she works at Cottage Grove Hospital.

Ken Hornick - Member, Head of Basketball, Volleyball

Courtney McGowen - Member, Head of Volleyball

Courtney has lived in Cottage Grove her whole life. She's played volleyball since the 6th grade and is one of her favorite hobbies. She is very much a people person and loves getting to know new people. 

Tom Perkins - Member, Basketball, Volleyball

Tom was born and raised here in the South Valley. He has two children, a son, Dylan and a daughter, Morgan, who both participated in sports through SVA. He now enjoys  volunteering his time to support a positive program in our community, that promises good values like teamwork and good sportsmanship. He hopes to see you in the gym or on the fields!

Jeff Schloss - Member, Head of Soccer, Basketball

Jessica Schloss - Member, Basketball

Kendall Torgrimson - Member

Torrin Torgrimson - Member

Colleen Valley - Vice President, Soccer

Colleen moved to Cottage Grove in 2009. She began coaching soccer in 2010 and joined the board in 2011. She has served as secretary and president from 2012 until June 2014 and currently is serving as Vice President. Colleen also serves as Vice President of the South Lane Mental Health board and is an active member of Harrison Elementary's Parent Club. She is married with two kids.

Jennifer Violette - Secretary, Soccer

Jennifer was born and raised here in Cottage Grove. She is married and has three daughters, Carson, Halle and Brooke. Two of their children play soccer through SVA and they enjoy playing as a family as well. Jennifer owns her own travel agency in addition to working as a bookkeeper for several companies locally. She enjoys volunteering for SVA as she loves working with an organization that promotes kids getting out and being active, sportsmanship and having fun! She currently serves as secretary for SVA and has been on the board since 2013. She hopes to see you out kicking a ball around on the field!

Ryan Williams - Member, Soccer, Basketball

2017-2018 Board of Directors