June 18, 2013
Not sure if this gives fans the rights to advise Pete Carroll against relying on prevent defenses in the fourth quarter, but it might still be of interest. Here’s a release the Seahawks just sent out. Might be fun to think what you would like to tell them if you were selected to be on the council. Feel free to test your suggestions here.
Seahawks Seek 12 Fans for President’s Advisory Council
Team plans to elevate role of the 12th MAN®even more
RENTON, Wash. - The Seattle Seahawks announced today the formation of a “President’s Fan Advisory Council” to assist team executives in the evaluation and enhancement of the overall Seahawks fan experience. Members of the President’s Fan Advisory Council will have direct access, both online and face-to-face, with team executives in addition to an open forum to share their thoughts and ideas with those who can implement change.
“The Fan Advisory Council will play an important role in our efforts to maintain and enhance the Seahawks fan experience,” said Seahawks president Peter McLoughlin. “We will hold quarterly meetings to discuss and focus on a variety of fan related issues including:in-stadium fan experience, game presentation and in-stadium technology.”
The President’s Fan Advisory Council will be composed of 12 season ticket holders from varied backgrounds and cities, applicants must be at least 21 years of age and will be asked to commit to a two-year term. Applications are due by July 12 with the first meeting planned for the fall.
McLoughlin serves on two NFL committees, Stadium Security and Fan Behavior.
For more information and to apply visit seahawks.com.