June 7 @ 6:30 am - 8:00 am
The Bergen County Chapter of the New Canaan Society (NCS) will meet on Friday, June 7, 2019. Dave Szott will be our guest speaker. Please join us at the Brick House restaurant in Wyckoff (179 Godwin Ave, directions link below) at 6:30 AM for a buffet breakfast. We’ll have you on your way by approximately 8 a.m.
Dave is Director of Player Development for the N.Y. Jets. Raised in Clifton, New Jersey, he starred at Penn State University before being drafted by the NFL’s Kansas City Chiefs in 1990. After playing 11 years for the Chiefs, he moved on to the Washington Redskins before finishing his 15-year career with the New York Jets.
Dave was a 14-Year NFL starter, Consensus All-Rookie Team member in 1997, All-Pro and All-Madden, and 1996 and 1997 Pro Football Weekly Top-Rated Guard. He was named 1996 NFL Man of the Year, is a two-time Ed Block Courage Award Winner and was the 2003 United Way Hometown Hero.
Dave previously served as a New York Jets players assistant and assistant offensive line coach, as well as two season as chaplain. He remains very active in the Fellowship of Christian Athletes. With his wife Andrea, he founded Szott For Tots, supporting vision-impaired children as well as those with cerebral palsy.