Matthew Dumpert Named Regional Coordinator for Central New Jersey

I am pleased to announce the appointment of Matthew Dumpert (Franklin Lakes, NJ) to the position of Regional Coordinator for Central New Jersey effective immediately.

Matt has been a part of the USA Hockey program since 1996. He is currently an on-ice official at the NCAA Division 1 level working for both the Atlantic College Hockey Association and the ECAC.

Matt's officiating experience along with his professional resume will be able to provide additional resources for those officials that are just beginning and also established officials to enhance their opportunities moving forward.

Below is a short official's bio for Matthew Dumpert:

  • USA Hockey Official: 1996 - CURRENT
  • NIHOA Official: 2014 - 2015
  • Eastern Hockey League (EHL) - Referee 2015-Present
  • United States Premier Hockey League (USPHL) - Elite, Premier and NCDC - Referee 2015-Present
  • NCAA Division I - Referee &Linesman 2015-Present
  • NCAA Division III -Referee 2015-Present
  • NWHL- Referee 2016-Present

Assignor & Supervisor:

  • Atlantic Youth Hockey League - Scheduler 2016 - Present
  • USA Hockey Off-Ice Game Supervisor 2016 - Present


I would like to congratulate Matthew Dumpert on his appointment to this position and look forward to working with him in the future.

I would also like to thank Dave Zulla for his past assistance in this area and wish him well in the future.

Jim Doyle

Referee-In-Chief