Certified Chess Coach List
By Susan Kantor   
Professional Chess Coach (Level V)
Name Exp. Date State
Bachler, Kevin Lifetime IL
Mehler, David Lifetime MD
Nilsson, Martin Lifetime CA
Phillips, Rene W Lifetime LA
Ritter, Mark Lifetime FL


National Chess Coach (Level IV)
Name Exp. Date State
Armenta, C J Lifetime MO
Bowman, Ralph E Lifetime KS
Holliman, Bob Lifetime MO
Kranich-Ritter, Tania Lifetime FL
Marshall, Calvin Lifetime OH
Nager, Eric Lifetime AL
Panner, Glenn E Lifetime IL
Smith, Charles A Lifetime AL
Steppe, Steven J Lifetime IN
Swaney, Paul Lifetime VA
Tusing, Tim Lifetime FL


Advanced Chess Coach (Level III)
Name Exp. Date State
Abate, Rudolph September 2018 NC
Abrahams, Steven April 2017 ME
Acholonu, Gregory April 2017 MD
Aghajanyan, Artur October 2022 CA
Almasy, Roy A September 2019 WA
Apiri, James July 2019 MA
Brady, Stephen May 2020 GA
Brown, Wendel March 2021 NM
Castillo, Manuel March 2021 NM
Chen, Ke April 2021 CA
Ciamarra, Michael June 2021 AL
Ciano, Jason February 2019 NY
Crable, Bradley April 2018 PA
Delapaz, Feliciano October 2018 TX
Deshpande, Aniruddha December 2019 CT
Dietsch, Neil June 2018 AL
Eltobgi, Alexander September 2020 MD
Green, Robert June 2020 TX
Hartman, Darryl January 2018 PA
Holt, Alice July 2020 IL
Johnson, Frank June 2021 GA
Johnson, Ross May 2017 TX
Lazorchak, Robert June 2019 NY
Little, William April 2020 IL
Maharaj, Shiva July 2020 IL
Moran, Thomas August 2022 NY
Morrison, William September 2021 MD
Myers, Robert August 2017 TX
Perea, Steve February 2020 NM
Romano, Francis October 2022 NJ
Rosales, Guadalupe September 2020 CA
Rosales Sr, Marcelo December 2019 CA
Sabine, Jay July 2020 TN
Shaver, Richard September 2020 WV
Stutts, Rose Marie February 2018 AL
Teachey, Robert March 2018 VA
Viray, Norman Eugenio October 2021 IL
Wood, Mark M February 2019 PA
Young, Vernon August 2019 NV


District Chess Coach (Level II)
Name Exp. Date State
Allen, Brian June 2017 CA
Ammann, Keith August 2017 IL
Attwood, Adam September 2020 MO
Baffo, Betty April 2017 CO
Bala, Bala May 2019 VA
Bhatt, Jay October 2020 TX
Broich, William May 2019 IA
Brummer, Richard Ernst June 2020 MD
Callaham, Michael August 2017 VA
Campbell, Douglas April 2018 IA
Cartianu, Mihai October 2017 CA
Cartianu, Ruxandra July 2018 CA
Chadwick, Scott August 2018 AZ
Chen, Tony August 2019 MO
Chong, David June 2022 CA
Coats, Norman October 2018 CA
Conner, DaRhon June 2019 MI
Dagher, Leah M April 2017 TX
Daniels, Wendel October 2020 NJ
Davis, Gregory October 2019 TX
Dean, Joseph January 2018 SC
Fiedorowicz, Jess March 2018 IA
Gardner, Richard August 2020 FL
Green, John June 2018 IL
Head, Tod May 2019 KY
Huntington, Jerry April 2020 TX
Jenkins, Gerl August 2020 CA
Jerauld, Brian February 2019 MO
Klein, Peter December 2017 CA
Leone, Ross Lynn January 2017 TX
Liao, Simone September 2018 CA
Lin, Daniel December 2018 CA
Linares, Jose August 2020 MA
Murphy, Noble July 2019 AZ
Nelms, Albert May 2020 IN
Palmer, Rich January 2019 CA
Pointer, Richard September 2019 MO
Ramirez, Saul October 2019 TX
Reyes, Mark February 2020 TX
Ritchie, Jerry E June 2019 IN
Rosales, Justin October 2017 NJ
Sefo, Emir October 2020 KY
Selva, Rainer April 2019 FL
Shoemake, Erik February 2017 TN
Sims II, Christopher September 2020 MI
Talhouni, Kareen May 2020 MA
Tappen, Eugene M. February 2019 NH
Vigil, Eric Golf October 2019 IA
Weber, Joseph January 2018 PA
Wilkinson, Sinclair June 2022 VA
Yang, Kaitlyn February 2019 CA


Local Chess Coach (Level I)
Name Exp. Date State
Alameda, Eladio June 2019 FL
Armstrong, Justin January 2019 VA
Baesler, Mary Elizabeth August 2019 VA
Barkdoll, Michael June 2019 IL
Bassett, David November 2017 TX
Baumann, David May 2019 ID
Belke, Thomas November 2019 VA
Bennett, Richard June 2019 NY
Berger, Susan June 2018 TX
Bieda, Christopher Joseph May 2019 NY
Blanco, Manuel June 2019 NJ
Bland, Mark January 2019 VA
Blay, Steve March 2019 FL
Boland, Robert June 2018 SD
Bowling, Edward January 2018 SC
Bowman, David August 2019 CA
Boye, Gary February 2017 NY
Briden, Richard April 2019 PA
Bromley, Timothy July 2019 MA
Bugayev, Vladimir August 2018 NY
Burns, Randas October 2017 KY
Bush, Chris November 2017 KY
Bustillos, Jack January 2019 VA
Campbell, Tim January 2019 MO
Capizzuto, Christopher April 2019 NY
Chauvenet, Allen May 2019 VA
Chavez, Yaimy October 2018 FL
Chen, Shijie June 2018 CA
Chen, Xia June 2018 CA
Chittemsetty, Venu Madhav October 2018 AR
Christie, Rick August 2018 CO
Chromczak, Thomas November 2017 NY
Clark, John August 2019 VA
Clark, Thomas May 2018 NY
Clem, Thomas March 2019 GA
Combs, April September 2018 KY
Constantine, Norman August 2019 MD
Cuneo, Vincent July 2018 NY
Davila, Thelma June 2018 TX
Davis, Dr. William January 2019 OH
D'Souza, Praneel September 2018 OK
Duckworth, Elijah July 2019 PA
Durkin, Anthony September 2017 PA
Farias, Juan October 2018 TX
Flores, Bryan January 2019 VA
Foote, George February 2019 FL
Forbes, Jeffrey January 2019 VA
Forster, Miriam December 2017 MD
Fraccia, Amos June 2019 NY
Francis, Gavin October 2017 VA
Friedman, David August 2018 OH
Fugatte, Miami October 2017 KY
Fusco, Robert February 2017 PA
Garrett, Jordan January 2019 MI
Gomez,Fernando June 2018 TX
Groff, Rod July 2017 CT
Guadiana, Gilberto June 2019 TX
Guinn, Johnny May 2019 MS
Gunn, James June 2019 AL
Guzy, Blake February 2018 NY
Hagerty, John August 2019 NJ
Ham, Bryan August 2018 TX
Hampton-El, Lailah April 2018 KY
Harmon, Gary February 2019 GA
Harris, David September 2018 AL
Harris, Ryan June 2019 LA
Hernandez, Carlos C. October 2018 FL
Hislop Smith, Maxine July 2019 TX
Holes, JW February 2017 OH
Hood, Richard September 2018 NY
Howell, Michael May 2018 MA
Hubbard Jr., Wayne David July 2019 VA
Illukptiya, Binula October 2019 TN
Jackson, Robert July 2019 GA
Johnson, Mark B. September 2019 TX
Jones, Ryan July 2018 VA
Kane, David May 2017 MD
Karachunsky, Issac June 2018 VA
Kea Jr., David November 2019 VA
Kedjejian, Nareg August 2019 CA
Kelley, James July 2018 IN
Keogh, Bill July 2017 VA
Kern, Chad February 2019 KS
Keyworth, Paul June 2019 MN
Kinsey, Randall L. February 2019 LA
Kirkland, Kenneth January 2018 CA
Konitshek, Neil March 2018 CA
Krayushkin, Igor September 2017 CA
Lenox, Michael April 2018 IL
Levert Jr., Ernest October 2017 OH
Lindsay Jr., Ronald October 2019 MD
Lohr, Bryant February 2019 VA
Lohr, Justin January 2019 VA
Lohr, Nathan February 2019 VA
Luna, Miguel August 2018 TX
Madison, Darryl October 2019 NY
Makowsky, Seth February 2018 CA
Manrique, Dennis December 2017 MI
McAdams, Gary October 2017 KY
McClendon, Donald October 2017 OH
McDermott, John November 2017 OH
McGruder, Colette February 2017 CA
Means, Johnny May 2018 DE
Michelson, Ben June 2018 CA
Mikolyzk, Thomas August 2018 IL
Millan, Jeffrey June 2019 VA
Milliern, David January 2019 MA
Millsaps, Douglas August 2017 TX
Mize, Dylan December 2018 MO
Moody, Michael June 2018 CA
Morefield, Jason April 2018 VA
Morgan, John B February 2018 TX
Ortiz, Nathaniel November 2019 VA
Ortiz-Pagan, Gaspar November 2018 FL
Patton, Thomas October 2017 OK
Peralta, Luis M. February 2019 IL
Periasamy, Idayaraj December 2017 TX
Pinon, Dennis June 2019 AZ
Polovina, Regina September 2019 IN
Porter, Bryan November 2018 CO
Porth, Adam June 2018 ID
Price, Charles November 2019 TX
Procopio, Frank V January 2018 PA
Provost, Joseph March 2019 CT
Pryor, Kevin December 2018 FL
Rabadan, Antonio February 2018 CA
Rathburn, Donald April 2017 MS
Rayzor, Brian October 2017 KY
Recher, Scott August 2019 VA
Roberts, Dr. Robert W. June 2018 CA
Rodriguez, Freddy June 2019 NJ
Rogers, Ed April 2018 NH
Rosales Jr, Marcelo July 2017 CA
Rosengarth, Matt November 2017 CA
Rush, Donovan August 2019 IL
Rutkowski, Ed January 2018 MD
Sayers, Brian June 2019 NY
Schartz, Brian June 2018 OR
Schechter, Rachel June 2019 IL
Schlich, Ernest May 2019 VA
Schwartz, Martin August 2018 SC
Schweiss, Christina January 2019 VA
Self, David February 2017 AL
Shuere, Peter July 2017 CA
Sikora, James I September 2018 FL
Simons, John October 2017 KY
Sims, Leo September 2018 FL
Singler, Jonathon February 2019 AK
Staley, Tim July 2019 FL
Stringfellow, Nolan May 2019 CO
Swager, Charles January 2019 VA
Tejada, Elizabeth June 2018 FL
Theiss, Nikolas March 2019 MD
Thompson, Randall February 2019 VA
Toribio, Erick October 2019 MD
Torocsik, Lola June 2018 FL
Torocsik, Peter June 2018 FL
Vaughan, John September 2019 MA
Veksler, Alexander April 2018 CA
Velez,Ryan October 2017 KY
Walther, Bruce August 2018 FL
Wang, George August 2018 CT
Wang, Jake August 2018 CT
Watkins, Hubert February 2019 PA
Wells, Julie January 2019 VA
Worthem, David Andrew August 2018 GA
Zaiser, Dr. Reinhard December 2018 WI
Zia, Mansuur June 2018 MD