DAVE CORNISH ANNOUNCED AS CHERRY HILL FC DIRECTOR OF COACHING
Will Bring Experience, Extensive Network to Role
For Immediate Release Media Contact: Mike Schlotterbeck, VP, Cherry Hill FC
(CHERRY HILL, N.J.) June 21, 2017 – The Board of Directors of Cherry Hill FC is delighted to announce the appointment of Dave Cornish as the Club’s Director of Coaching, continuing Cherry Hill FC’s thoughtful navigation of an evolving youth soccer landscape in southern New Jersey and beyond. This hiring immediately enhances the Club’s ability to provide a consistently great experience to youth players in all the Club’s programs and positions the Club for additional success in the long-term.
An eminently capable and experienced administrator, coach and industry leader, Dave was chosen by the Club’s board from a pool of highly qualified candidates. He will begin this role on July 1.
“Cherry Hill FC was on solid footing before Dave expressed interest in and then accepted this position,” Board President Alan Feldman said. “With Dave on board, the sky is the limit for FC. Our programs and our outlook, already among the best in the area, will benefit greatly from Dave’s ideas and experience. We welcome him into the FC family and anticipate a great partnership with Dave.”
Dave is currently a Regional Manager for UK Elite Soccer and also the National Soccer Coaches Association of America’s (NSCAA) State Technical Director for NJ South, roles he will continue as he seeks to refine the Club’s programs and establish a higher level of prominence across the state, regionally and nationally.
“I would like to thank the Club for their confidence in my ability to take FC to the next level, which is to be widely acknowledged as a top Club here in New Jersey and beyond,” Dave said. “With one of the best facilities in southern New Jersey and solid existing programs in both recreation and travel, that next level is achievable. My expectation is that FC continues to grow in prominence while remaining true to its values as a town Club. I’m pleased to be a part of it and ready to get to work.”
Dave has a great résumé, holding various certifications from NSCAA, including: Director of Coaching Diploma, Premier Diploma, Advanced National Diploma, National Diploma, Advanced Regional Diploma and Regional Diploma. Among his superior qualifications, Dave has superior organizational skills, extensive experience in all areas of soccer and a wide network of support via UK Elite, NSCAA and beyond.
Additionally, Dave holds a Postgraduate Certificate in Education (PGCE) from the University of Bath, England; a Bachelor of Science with Honours in Applied Sport Science, BSc (Hons) from the University of Glamorgan, Wales; and, a Higher National Diploma (H.N.D.) in Sport, Business, Coaching and Exercise Science from Nottingham Trent University, England.
About Cherry Hill FC: The Club is uniquely positioned as a large town Club, located just 20 minutes from downtown Philadelphia. The Club offers recreational, travel and premier programs to more than 1,000 young players each year with most matches and training sessions taking place at the Club’s centralized DeCou Complex, at Evesham and Cropwell Roads, immediately next to the Garden State Rotary Complex.