I am pleased to announce the appointment of Dave Kosoof to the board of North Harbour Hockey Association. Dave is a very familiar face within our Harbour whanau having been involved in everything Harbour for over 30 years.
His list of accomplishments within the hockey world are outstanding starting from representing NHHA in Hatch Cup as a 10-year-old. Dave was in the Black Sticks from 2000-2009 achieving 149 caps, is a two-time Olympian (Athens 2004 and Beijing 2008), a Commonwealth games medallist, Head Hockey Coach at the Youth Olympic Games, Takapuna Hockey Club life member and Harbour Hockey Hall of fame inductee in 2019.
Currently Dave is a member of the Tamaki Makaurau Hockey Committee, NZ Māori Hockey rohe delegate, and a Hockey Hibiscus Trust Trustee. Not only has Dave been a player, and coach he has also worked at NHHA and was responsible for all player and coach development.
Added to his impressive sporting achievement Dave brings a wealth of business development experience and expertise to the board. He has a deep understanding of the Harbour community which will provide us with valuable perspectives. The board will also lean on Dave’s mātauranga to provide guidance and leadership. His strategic thinking, business skills, and commitment to excellence align with our values and vision, making him an ideal addition to our Board.
Please join us in congratulating Dave Kosoof on his appointment to the board. We are excited to have him join our team.
- Brad Clark (North Harbour CEO)