After an extensive search, the Town of Amherst is pleased to announce the hire of David A. Grubb as the new Sports Director within the Leisure Services and Supplemental Education (LSSE) Department. David has held similar positions in both the Towns of Burlington and Billerica, MA where he planned and marketed a broad range of sports program offerings for children, adults and families. He also has significant experience in special events planning, program budgeting and new program development. An Athol, MA native, David is familiar with emerging trends in youth sports in the region, has interned with the Boston Celtics and holds a BA in Communications Media from Fitchburg State.
"We are very pleased to welcome David to the LSSE team. The search committee was extremely impressed with his experience and enthusiasm for the important work we do with sports programming in Amherst" said Linda Chalfant, LSSE Director. Town Manager Paul Bockelman added "David comes to us with strong references and a broad set of skills. We know he will bring a high energy level and a collaborative approach to his work" David Grubb starts his job on February 13, 2017.