Dave Burke '08
Dave has over 15 years of collegiate coaching experience and was recently named Assistant Coach of Men’s Lightweight Rowing at Princeton University. Prior to a short stint coaching the women’s team at ODU he spent six years as an Assistant Coach and Recruiting Coordinator of the Heavyweight Men at Cornell where he coached two medal winning crews at the Eastern Sprints and numerous top five finishers.
As a student-athlete at Northeastern he spent time as coxswain of the 1F, 2V and 1V and was a recipient of both the Charlie Smith and Jack Grinold Boathouse awards . After graduating in 2008 with a BS in History Education he spent five years as an assistant coach at NU helping to recruit numerous future Eastern Sprints and IRA medalists. In 2012 he assisted in coaching the 1st Freshmen 8+ to a silver medal at the Eastern Sprints and a bronze at the IRA.