JAM was formed for the purpose of promoting, training and increasing the number of quality judges throughout the state of Minnesota.
JAM subscribes to a four-fold mission:
1. To provide information and facilitate discussions between judges, coaches, activities directors and the Minnesota State High School League.
2. To encourage standards of sportsmanship at meets/competitions.
3. To offer a mentoring program to new and/or inexperienced judges.
4. To maintain and support its quality judges and strive to increase our credibility as trained, knowledgeable professionals.