Peter Frikker Named Assistant Director Of Little League’s Southeastern Region
Peter Frikker has been named Assistant Director of Little League’s Southeastern Region in Warner Robins, Ga., it was announced today by Stephen D. Keener, President and Chief Executive Officer of Little League Baseball and Softball.
“We are pleased to welcome Peter to the Little League family,” Mr. Keener said. “Assuming the duties of Assistant Director for the Southeastern Region offers many challenges. Growing up in the Williamsport area, and playing Little League as a child, has given Peter an appreciation for the program’s mission, and prepared him to confidently serve the children and volunteers of the Southeastern Region.”
As Assistant Director, Mr. Frikker, 25, a native of Williamsport, Pa., is responsible for assisting the Director in the operation of Little League’s Southeastern Region Headquarters as final preparations are made to shift operations from St. Petersburg, Fla., to Warner Robins. Those duties involve working with local leagues to resolve issues, developing and implementing training programs, and operation of tournaments, including the annual Little League Baseball and Softball Southeastern Region Tournaments.
To his academic credit, Mr. Frikker graduated from Loyalsock Township (Pa.) High School in 2002. He received a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance from the University of Pittsburgh in 2006.
Prior to joining the Little League Southeastern Region staff, Mr. Frikker spent two years in professional baseball as Ticket Office Manager for the Delmarva Shorebirds, in Salisbury, Md., and Director of Ticket Operations with the Potomac Nationals based in Woodbridge, Va.
“I am looking forward to working with Little Leagues throughout the Southeastern Region,” Mr. Frikker said. “I intend to do all I can to assist and educate Little League volunteers, while assisting Jen Colvin (Southeastern Region Director) as operations in Warner Robins continue to organize. Coming in at a point when the Southeastern Region office is re-locating is a wonderful opportunity.”