It takes a lot of people and a lot of work to make our programs successful. Much of that effort is contributed by volunteers.
But the planning, organizing and coordinating is done by the efficient and professional staff shown on this page. The
staff is composed of three generations.
Dawne Brooks, Assistant Director
Dawne Brooks, Hot Springs, has worked with Senior Arkansas Sports Organization for eleven years. She established
Nothin' But Net 3 on 3 Basketball Tournament and the Senior Softball Tournament. Dawne is the tournament director for all
basketball, softball and other team sports. During the Arkansas Senior Olympics she and her husband, Claude, work on
She does all graphic designs for t shirts, special events flyers and posters.
Dawne is Arkansas Director
of the Softball Players Association. She has an Associate Degree in Criminal Justice and is a member of Phi Theta Kappa.
She has two daughters, Stephani and Brooklin, and twin granddaughters.
Dawne's husband, Claude, is the data specialist for the Senior Arkansas Sports Organization.
Brooklin Janes, Administrative Assistant
Brooklin Janes is an oldtimer with the Arkansas Senior Olympic Programs. She started as a spectator when she was
10 years old, cheerleading for her granddaddy and "Nana".
Starting from the ground floor, she has been spectator - cheerleader, has presented awards, volunteer and now is part
time support staff in all areas.
Brooklin is attending National Park Community College majoring in radiography. She is the mother of twin girls.
She is the daughter of Dawne Brooks and granddaughter of Gail Ezelle.
Stephen Ezelle, Data Manager
Stephen Ezelle puts the data together to make the games happen. He has a BS degree in Business.