Head CoachDavid is excited to rejoin the boys rowing program as head coach, bringing over 35 years of experience and passion for the sport to a team that is eager to compete at a high level in the New England Interscholastic Rowing Association (NEIRA). David raced in the varsity lightweight eight for four years at Washington State University, earning two PAC-10 championships with his crew. Following college, David was an assistant coach for two years at Phillips Academy (Andover) and for four years at Mount Baker (Seattle), before joining the teaching and coaching staff at NMH in 1999.
David's varsity crews at NMH have won multiple medals at the Head of the Charles Regatta and earned several trips to the Grand Finals in the NEIRA Boys Eights Championships. During his tenure, numerous NMH athletes have graduated to become varsity oarsmen, coxswains, and captains on collegiate crews around the country and have represented the United States at the Junior World Championships.
David teaches physics and geology in the NMH science department, and lives on campus with his wife Mary and family.
Education: BFA, English Literature, and Theatre Production and Design, University of British Columbia; B.Ed. Secondary Education in English, Theatre; IB-MYP, Teaching and Learning Strand - University of British Columbia
Roles at NMH: English teacher, rowing coach, dorm faculty. advisor
I am looking forward to the adventure of joining this community!