Who We Are

Our Team

Providing leadership for the Counties Manukau Cricket community, ensuring pathways from school to club for all involved.

CMCA Staff

The SuperSmash Afterschool Hubs are designed for children who are new to playing cricket.

Board Members

Counties Manukau Cricket offer a range of School Competitions and Tournaments throughout the cricket season.

Peter Zanzottera

CM — CRICKET MANAGER
peterz@countiesmanukaucricket.co.nz
021 285 2019

Peter has returned to Counties Manukau Cricket after working for Northern Districts Cricket Association for the past seven years as their Director of High Performance and most recently their General Manager of Pathway Programmes. Peter has spent 19 years working in cricket and his experiences cover across cricket in the community, pathway and professional areas of the game.

Peter’s role as our Cricket Manager will be focussed on the Strategic Development of all aspects of CMCAs operations.

 

Serena Somlyai

CRICKET DEVELOPMENT MANAGER
development@countiesmanukaucricket.co.nz
021 285 0096

Serena has a Cantabrian birth certificate but has lived in Wellington (and is a Victoria University graduate) but for the last five or so years she’s breathed Auckland’s air. Now retired because of injury, she has a long cricket playing background both in Christchurch and Wellington. Her sports management career has seen her in positions with Kelly Sports and Auckland Netball.

Serena is the go-to person for club and school cricket, coach/ player registration, CricHQ, female cricket, after-school cricket, holiday programmes, ethnic cricket and umpire and coach training.

Spencer Cramer

PATHWAY MANAGER
pathway@countiesmanukaucricket.co.nz
021 313 223

Spencer originates from Sri Lanka but was raised in Qatar. He is a keen cricketer and played club cricket until last season. His personal athletic prowess is in track and field, having represented Qatar at international level before he came to New Zealand around 10 years ago.

Spencer is a strength and conditioning specialist with a degree issued by AUT.

Spencer will manage the junior pathway for athletes and coaches. He will support our age group and female players as well as identify and fast-track players, coaches, and umpires with high achievement capability.

Kevin Parekh

CLUB & COMMUNITY COORDINATOR
admin@countiesmanukaucricket.co.nz
022 396 1595

Kevin originates from India and has been in New Zealand the past 4 years. He is a recent graduate from Massey University with a Post Graduate Diploma in Sport Management. He’s a cricket enthusiastic and has played test rugby for India. 

Kevins role is wide ranging and supports the delivery of all areas of our programmes from club cricket draws through to the associations administrative function. 

Grant Barnes

BOARD CHAIR

Danisha Lang-Siu

DEPUTY CHAIR

Brooke Halliday

BOARD MEMBER

Primla Khar

BOARD MEMBER

Neeraj Kumar

BOARD MEMBER

Chris Lynch

BOARD MEMBER

Michael Schofield

BOARD MEMBER

Roger Williamson

BOARD MEMBER