Waikato Secondary Schools Sports Association Executive
Kelvin Whiting – Chairman – Hillcrest High School
Susan Hassall – Deputy Chair – Hamilton Boys High School
Dale Burden – St Peters School
Richard Crawford – Fairfield College
Marie Gordon – Hamilton Girls High School
Chris Jarnet – Ngaruawahia High School
Grant Lander – St Pauls Collegiate School
Alan Munro – Matamata College
Greg Thornton – Cambridge High School
Shane Tong – St Johns College
Thomas Tumai – Te Kuiti High School
Matthew Cooper – Sport Waikato – CEO
Amy Hacker – Paeroa College – Seconded
Tony Rogers – Sport Waikato – SS Executive Sport Director
Tony Rogers | Secondary Schools Executive Sport Director
In July 2017 Tony Rogers was appointed to the newly instigated role as Executive Sports Director by Sport Waikato in partnership with the Waikato Secondary Schools Sports Association Incorporated [WSSSA] to lead the Association and Sport Waikato to develop Youth sport and recreation activities in the Secondary School sector.
Tony had previously spent five years as Director of Sport at New Zealand’s largest secondary school, Rangitoto College. Tony is originally a teacher and elite athlete from the Waikato and an alumni student of Fairfield College.
He spent time living and working in Wellington for Athletics NZ as High Performance Manager and in the education sector as Academic Manager for NZ Institute of Sport, a private tertiary education provider.