Ian Thompson was appointed to the role of Membership Services in September 2019. The position is responsible for membership orientation, development and satisfaction, including the coordination of hotel room blocks and event management for the league’s close to 300 members at division, regional and national championships around the country.
The primary contact for the league’s men’s Division III Collegiate Club, women’s Division III varsity and men’s/women’s National Collegiate Club, CWPA, Mid-Atlantic Water Polo Conference (MAWPC) and Northeast Water Polo Conference (NWPC) Championships, he serves as the league’s primary marketing specialist for ticket and merchandise sales, concessions management and clinic registrations. An emphasis of the position is the reservation and management of the CWPA’s hotel booking process for referees and teams at regular season and championship events around the nation during both the men’s and women’s seasons. Further, Thompson coordinates the compilation and distribution of the All-Conference, All-America, Scholar Athlete of the Year and Scholar-Athlete Teams.