Executive Team and Committees
The Devils Fan Club Executive Team makes decisions about every aspect of the Devils Fan Club, from charitable donations, volunteer efforts, to approving of trips and events. Committee chairpersons operate the various aspects of the Devils Fan Club and report to the Executive Team.
Executive Team
The following members are serving as officers on the Executive Team of the Devils Fan Club
* denotes year one of a two year term ** denotes year two of a two year term
Role Contact Member
President Trudy Stetter
Vice-President Bob McClughan
Treasurer Donna Grant
Secretary Susie Ward
Membership Secretary Carol Struck
Officer at large Anthony Engstrom
Executive Board Members
  • Jason Bornstein*
  • Rich Lodato**
  • Debbie Romano*
  • Matt Sommo*
  • Donna Zushma**
  • Position Vacant*
  • Position Vacant**
In addition to the Officers of the Executive Team, many members serve on the committees that perform the various functions that support the Club's activities. A brief description of each of these activities with the name of the Chairperson follows:
* denotes the committee is not defined as a committee in the DFC Constitution and By-Laws
Committee Contact Chairperson Chairperson Function
Amateur Hockey
  • Debbie Romano
  • Richard Lodato
Assist amateur hockey organizations as approved by the Executive Team. Organize the schedule of DFC volunteers
Awards Bob McClughan Sets up ballot, counts votes and secures plaques or trophies for various awards given out during the season
Bylaws Bob Feder Coordinate revisions to the Club's By-Laws
Charities Position Vacant Organize fund raising events and participation in charitable endeavors
Convention (NHLBCC) Frank Gonzalez Point of contact between the DFC, its members and the host club for registration for each year’s convention. Arrange for bidding and hosting of the NHLBCC, as authorized by the Executive Team, and represent the Club at the annual NHLBCC
Financial Review Andy Silverstein Review the Club's annual financial records and prepare applicable tax returns
Game Night Table Michelle Blanchfield Arranges the staff for the Club's table at all Devils home games
Hospitality Position Vacant Arrange hospitality for incoming fan clubs
Newsletter Donna Zushma Assemble and edit submissions of articles and advertising for our monthly newsletter, Burning Issues
Nomination Position Vacant Create list of eligible candidates from committee chairs and conduct the annual election for Executive Team positions
Special Events Debbie Romano Plan functions of interest to all Club members
Trips Trudy Stetter Plan and make arrangements for out-of-town trips to be offered by the Club to members
Dinner with the Devils* Trudy Stetter Plan and arrange the annual Dinner with the Devils
Good and Welfare* Donna Zushma Send cards to team or team officials for various occasions or milestones
  • Jason Bornstein
  • Trudy Stetter
Maintain the Club's telephone hotline
Internet* Jason Bornstein Develop and maintain the Club's website and email accounts
Social Media*
  • Jason Bornstein
  • Matt Sommo
  • Susie Ward
Maintain the Club's pages on Social Media
Web Mail* Jason Bornstein Manage email communications of newsletters and other announcements
Metro Mug* Matt Sommo Maintain the stats for the Metro Mug to foster friendly competition among the three New York metropolitan area teams
Merchandise* Trudy Stetter Facilitate the sale of hockey related books and New Jersey Devils licensed merchandise, which is available at events, meetings or upon request
Star Players* Donna Zushma Manage the contest for DFC members selected at each meeting based on the number stars each player receives after each game per month by the attending media