The East Coast Eagles Football Club are extremely excited to welcome Peter Steer onto the Board of Directors effective immediately. Peter will work alongside Paul Eastman in the Football Operations space to support the coaches & players in 2021 & beyond.
Peter has been part of this club for over 10 years & in 2019 was awarded ‘Life Membership’ at the club. Peter has spent the majority of his time coaching in our U18 Program for many years with his effort finally paying off with a grand final win in 2012. Post the U18’s Peter coached the Men’s Premier Division Team during the NEAFL era and then moved into our Women’s program as Premier Division Coach in 2019. Peter took the Women’s Premier Division team to the Grand Final in their 1st year at this level in 2019.
Paul will continue the great work already done with Player retention, recruitment and our emerging Eagles program via our pathway junior clubs. Further details around the roles & responsibilities of each Board member for the 2021 season will be announced at the AGM in Feb (date TBC).
David Arndt – Club President