Meet the Officers


Keith Spencer - President 

Keith has been on NEWFA council since 1980, where he has undertaken numerous roles within the Association.  Keith was elected as the new President of the Association in 2019.

Dave Fawkes - General Secretary

Started as a NEWFA Referees' Officer in 2013 before becoming the General Secretary in  2017 and NEWFA's FAW representative in 2019 Should you need to email the General Secretary

John Hughes - Chairman

John rejoins the NEWFA Officers after originally being the Competition Secretary.  John is also the Secretary for the Wrexham and District Junior Football League and The North Wales Girls Football League.

Mark Hughes  - Treasurer


Steve Jones - Referees' Officer

Steve joined us in 2017 and has been instrumental in the recent changes and introduction to the online laws of the game course.  Steve continues to develop the referees in the local area and results are showing with some of the recent appointments.  Should you need to contact Steve please email


Brian Johnson - Discipline Secretary

Brian Johnson has been a member of the NEWFA council since 1998 During his time Brian has undertaken many roles but most recently has been appointed to the role of the Discipline Secretary.  Should you wish to email Brian


Nathan Brearley - Competition Secretary

Nathan has been the Competition Secretary since 2015. During his time in office NEWFA have seen the development of a Regions Cup team that made the National Final and the beginnings of the Festival of Football to showcase the Finals Weekend.  Should you need to email Nathan

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