PRESIDENT & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER
As President and Chief Executive Officer, Zach Roberts' responsibilities include general oversight, supervision, and evaluation of the overall operation of the Organization - and the performance of all Directors and Officials.
Zach currently officiates professional hockey in the American Hockey League and the ECHL. He has been selected to officiate multiple AHL Calder Cup Playoffs series, numerous ECHL Kelly Cup Playoff series, the 2017 CCM ECHL All-Star Classic, and the 2021 ECHL Outdoor Winterfest.
Zach also currently officiates NCAA Division I Men's hockey in the Big Ten. He has previously officiated in the Central Collegiate Hockey Association, ECAC, and Atlantic Hockey Conferences. Additionally, he currently officiates Canadian major-junior hockey in the Ontario Hockey League.
In addition to his collegiate and professional hockey officiating experience, Zach was also a previous member of USA Hockey's Officiating Development Program (ODP), working multiple USA Hockey Junior National Championships. During his time with the ODP, Zach was selected to attend USA Hockey's Regional and National Officiating Development Camps.
Zach is a native of the Pittsburgh, PA area. He attended Pittsburgh Central Catholic High School and earned his Bachelor's & Master's Degrees in Business Administration from South University.
Zach and his wife Jaime reside in Irwin, PA with their son, Connor, and daughters, Riley and Reagan.
VICE PRESIDENT & CHIEF OPERATING OFFICER
As Vice President and Chief Operating Officer, Chadd Colin is responsible for member creation, current member retention, coordination and management of all feedback to the organization from its officials, maintain Pennsylvania State Act-15 Clearance Records for all PIHO Officials, and general daily oversight of the Organization.
Chadd currently officiates NCAA hockey in the ECAC and UCHC, junior hockey in the NAHL for USA Hockey's Officiating Development program, and professional hockey in the ECHL.
His prior officiating experience includes junior hockey in the CHA, EJHL, IJHL, and UJHL. Additionally, he has officiated multiple USA Hockey Tier I & Tier II State, District, and National Championships.
He and his wife, Robin, currently reside in Wexford, PA with their son, Owen, and daughter Clare.
CHIEF INFORMATION OFFICER
As the Chief Information Officer, Ed Miller is responsible to confirm game schedules with all PIHO's clients to maintain consistent accuracy throughout each week of the hockey season across the tri-state area.