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Russell Eidenberger Named Michigan Referee In Chief

By MAHA, 02/13/15, 9:45AM EST


Congratulations to Mr. Russell Eidenberger who has been named to the position of Michigan Referee in Chief. Mr. Eidenberger replaces Sean Jacques who recently resigned after 9 years in the position. Russell has been a USA Hockey registered official since 2000, a Michigan Supervisor of officials for 10 years and has a passion for the officiating program.  “I have a strong desire to pick up where Sean Jacques left off and make the position the best it can be” said Mr. Eidenberger. He is looking forward to beginning the transition to his new position immediately; work with Sean for the remainder of the season.

Russ lives in Mt. Pleasant with his wife Andrea of 18 years along with our three children Katelyn, Drew and Thomas. He can be reached via email at or by phone at 989-289-3296.