Coaches & Support Staff

Jarrod Cotton

Senior Coach

Jarrod Cotton was appointed head coach of the Norwood Football Club at the end of 2016. Cotton brings experience to the club having played League football at Norwood, Centrals and Port Adelaide. Cotton has lead the Redlegs to finals in 2017, 2018 and 19.

Senior Assistant Coach Senior Midfield Coach Senior Defence Coach Senior Forward Coach
Adam Smith James Allan James Saywell Simon Phillips
Reserves Coach Reserves Assistant Reserves Assistant Reserves Assistant
Gavin Hughes Ben Mesisca Chris O'Connor Nic Massacci

Senior Medical & Fitness Staff

Club Doctor Head of Fitness Physiotherapist Weights Coach Runner
Andrew MacDonald Stephen Carr Thomas Moore Matthew Panos Stephen Carr
Head Trainer Trainer Trainer Trainer
Kirsty Fendt Dan Garuccio Cooper Matheson Denis-Sella Ginot
Trainer Trainer Trainer Trainer
Martin Faulkner Alice Hooper Brian Bullock Shayne Faulkner
Trainer Trainer Trainer Trainer Trainer
Brian Bullock James Peter Tom Bednall John Vu Michael Xie
Trainer Medical Support Officer Property Manager League Team Manager
Lachie Winter Donna Rhook Gavin Goodfellow Marc Robinson

Women's Coaching Staff

Chris Howie

Head Coach

Chris was appointed head coach of the Norwood Football Club Women’s team in 2020.

Howie joins the Redlegs after a year in 2017 with Nairne Bremer as Senior Women’s coach (SAWFL) and Director of Women’s Football Development on the HFL Board.

With a career in coaching spanning over 13 years, Howie has extensive experience in development environments.

Assistant Coach Assistant Coach Assistant Coach Team Manager Team Manager
Brendan O'Donnell Tim McMahon Jane Fitzgerald Sarah Thompson Amy Pawlowski


Head Statistician Stats/Whiteboard Statistician Statistician Statistician Statistician
Peter Mansfield Peter Borgelt Gary Vivian David Kempe Grant Ashby Bill Woolford