Luke leads the Coaching and Talent Development and Sector Development Teams for Aktive - Auckland Sport & Recreation and holds several tertiary qualifications.

Luke has a background of work in National Sport Organisations, where he has been the Coaching & Development Director at Squash New Zealand and the all-encompassing Director at Boccia New Zealand. He has experience coaching basketball and swimming at the community level and has attended three Paralympic Games (Athens, Beijing and London) as a spectator, coach-assistant and event manager.

Luke currently sits on the World Squash Federation Development Commission to provide advice on the programmes and resources required to develop the game throughout the sport’s structure.