Ian Chafee, Equipment Manager
Years Experience: 31 as coach, official and administrator
Occupation: Owner, Midwest Wheelchair Service
**MBA(Accounting), Keller Graduate School of Management
**BSBA, University of the State of New York
**Began his wheelchair sports career in 1969 by volunteering to serve as the equipment manager for the now defunct Chicago Sidewinders.
as one of the most knowledgeable wheelchair innovators in the
country and is currently the equipment manager for two local wheelchair
Rehabilitation Technology Specialist-former active member of the NRRTS, the
National Registry of Rehabilitation
**A member of the Board of Directors of Wheelchair Athletics, USA, the National Governing Body of wheelchair track & field in this country.
member of the old National Wheelchair Officials Association,
certified to officiate track & field at
Regional and National Games.
**Chairman of the Law & Legislation Committee, Wheelchair Athletics, USA.
**Delegate to the National Delegate Assembly of Wheelchair Sports, USA.
**Life Member of Wheelchair Sports, USA
**Inductee of the Wheelchair Sports, USA (formerly NWAA) Hall of Fame
**Selected to the coaching or technical staff of 7 International wheelchair sports teams
**Married to Express guard Ella Chafee