US Chess to Host Town Hall for Tournament Directors on Sunday, May 5

Mark your calendars!

US Chess will offer an informative Town Hall for Tournament Directors on Sunday, May 5, from 8-9:30 p.m. Eastern time. Panelists for the Town Hall will include TDCC Chair Jeff Wiewel, NTD/IA Martha Underwood, NTD/FA Glenn Panner, Executive Board member David Hater, Executive Director Ranae Bartlett, and Safe Play Manager Melinda Matthews.

The Town Hall will cover:

  • Updates from the TDCC
  • Recap of TD certification requirements
  • New rating system and website updates
  • Safe Play updates
    • SafeSport training deadlines
    • Distinctions between US Chess Safe Play and The U.S. Center for SafeSport
    • How to implement Safe Play at events
    • Review of Safe Play resources on Safe Play Hub
  • Q&A

If you have questions regarding these topics or any other TD concerns, please email them to Melinda Matthews at Click here to show email address. We will answer as many questions as possible within our time frame during the Q&A.

Register for the Town Hall here: