AFC Rushden & Diamonds Board Co-Options

Following their recent election, the AFC Rushden & Diamonds board have taken the time to select a number of co-optees to the board. The co-options have been made in order to strengthen the board’s knowledge base in areas that which it was felt by the elected members needed further reinforcement. After taking into account these specific skill requirements and the Board are delighted to be able announce the following co options:









John Gregory

John joins the board with significant business, sales and marketing knowledge and jointly heads up the Commercial Team.










Bob Osborne

An experienced salesman, Bob will re-inforce the commercial team as well as taking over the role of Fans Representative from Jim Playle, whilst Jim moves to head up the new Ground and Facilities team.










David Cockings

A keen community football advocate, David joins the board as the nominated representative from South Rushden Junior FC and will, at a board level, head up the club’s development efforts in the junior, ladies/girls and multi-disability disciplines.










Matt Ward

Matt, who is a qualified accountant, will join the board and the financial team and over the next few months will take the reigns from Darren Bolland as Treasurer, allowing Darren to take a more active role in the Fundraising team.


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