– DIRECTOR OF HOCKEY OPERATIONS
Dave Kurtz has been involved in the ACHA in various capacities since 1997 and was named Director of Hockey Operations in July 2021.While attending Liberty University,
Dave served as Equipment Manager and then as Assistant Coach during the 2002-03 season.
Dave’s involvement in the ACHA also includes coaching positions at University of North Carolina, North Carolina State, and University of Maryland-Baltimore County (UMBC).
In 2003, Dave accepted the position of President of the Mid-Atlantic Collegiate Hockey, a member league of the ACHA M2 Division, a role he served in for three years.Between 2006 and 2011, Dave served on several regional ranking committee in the southeast and central regions.
Dave was named M3 Division Commissioner in 2014 and then became M2 Division Commissioner in 2016 until being named ACHA Assistant Director of Hockey Operations prior to the 2019-20 season. Dave is married to his high school sweetheart, Sarah since 2001. They have two girls, Julie and Evie.