The Club – Our People

There are many people that contribute to the success of Pukekohe AFC, all of whom we couldn’t do without – the committee, our members and their families, our coaches, our referees and our sponsors.

The Executive Committee

Dean Ihaia

Vice President
Derek Woodworth

Vicki Wijdeven (primary contact)
Phone 021 100 6564

Aileen Michie

First Kicks and Fun Football Coordinator (4-8 yrs old)
Suzanne Ihaia
Phone 021 992 595

Junior & Youth Coordinator (9-17 yrs old)
Paul Carpenter
Phone 021 835 709

Senior Coordinator (Men & Women)
Jeff Andrews
Phone 021 866 214

Executive Committee
Chris Rowe

Michael Lieshout

Jeff Andrews

Paul Startin

Mathew Gerrard

Contacts within our Club

Referee Co-Ordinator                      Dean Ihaia   

Fit4Football Co-Ordinator                Dean Ihaia   

Girls in Football Co-Ordinator          Kate Reese  

Women in Football Co-Ordinator     Chloe Roebuck

Volunteer Co-Ordinator                    Vicki Wijdeven

Coaching Co-Ordinator                    Vicki Wijdeven

Goalkeeper Co-Ordinator                 Vicki Wijdeven

Our Members

Our members hail from all parts of the Franklin region and make up the core of the club. They range in age (from 4 years to very senior) and ability (from beginner to elite) and the actions of the club revolve around them.

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Our Coaches

Our coaches are committed to creating a positive football experience for our members. We value their enthusiasm and generosity, and try to support them where we can.

Coaching Courses

We encourage the development of our coaches, as the players in their care benefit from their education. Information about upcoming coaching courses can be provided by contacting the Club Secretary

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Our Referees

Refereeing football can be tricky business, especially when there are misbehaving players and/or supporters. Referees aim to make football games fair and enjoyable for all involved. We appreciate their efforts and try to support our referees where we can.

Referee Coodinator
Situation vacant – if you’re interested, please contact the Secretary

Refereeing Courses

  • Courses to be advised

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