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Former Director of Soccer Operations for the San Jose Earthquakes Academy
Former Director of Operations for NorCal Premier Soccer
Former College Soccer Coach at UC Santa Cruz, Stanford & University of San Francisco
MA in Sports Management from University of San Francisco
5 year professional soccer career
B.S. & M.S. in Human Movement & Sport Science
10 years of Coaching, Research & Athletic Development Programming
Undergrad and Masters in Aerospace Engineering, PhD in Exercise Science
Former elite athlete in rowing and triathlon
20+ years in coaching rowing, running, cycling and triathlon
‘A’ Licensed Certified
Chicago Fire & Houston Dynamo MLS Clubs Emerging Talent Program Head Coach
11 Published Coach Education Resources with World Class Coaching
Masters of Science in Kinesiology with an Emphasis in Exercise Science
Strength & Conditioning Coach for 5 years
Certified Running Technique Specialist
Played Collegiate Soccer
7+ years as a personal trainer
NSCA Specialist
Exos Performance Specialist                          
7+ years Sport Performance Coaching
Adaptive Physical Education Teacher
Former D1 Football & Track Athlete
20+ Years Experience Coaching Youth Soccer
15+ Years Experience Teaching Physical Education
Former Soccer Head Coach (De La Salle High School)
Former D1 Athlete (Saint Mary's College)
Former Regional Coordinator for the New York Redbulls Academy
17+ years of experience in youth player development and coaching development.
United Soccer Coaches Grassroots Course instructor
Assistant coach at Holy Names University Men's Soccer
2012 UCONN Big East Conference Champion
2010 Community College State Champion
Played Professionally for 9 yrs
30+ International Caps for Guam
UCONN Big East Champion 07, 09              
Over 20 years experience in Hospitality management
Former Regional Area Director with the largest wedding and event venue brand in the United States
Fluent in Italian
4 years Coaching NCAA Division I
17+ Years Coaching at Youth Level including club and high school
2 years Coaching ODP
Player College Soccer at Graceland University
34+ years of Experience in the construction industry
Former Director of Facilities with over 200 properties nationwide
Certifications in multiple facility systems
Leads sports service trips and camps in the Dominican Republic
2019 Kerosene Lamp Foundation Volunteer of the Year
-Former Head Team Manager for Saint Mary's College Men's Basketball
BA & M.S. in Sports Management
B.S in Computer Science
Over 10yrs. Experience working in IT
Enthusiastic about managing innovative sports technologies at COPA
Previous Coach at San Francisco Elite Academy
Associate Head Coach at Convent High School & Archbishop Riordan High School
BS in Kinesiology, University of San Francisco
NCAA Division 1 Soccer Player and Captain at University of San Francisco
Current Division 2 collegiate Soccer Athlete at Cal State East Bay
Pursuing Bachelors Degree in Kinesiology at Cal State East bay
Ran track competitively for 9 years
Previous Head Coach at San Francisco Glens Soccer Club
Scouting Intern at The Soccer Syndicate
Current MA Sports Management Graduate student at University OF San Francisco
NCAA Division 3 Soccer Player at UC Santa Cruz
5 years Coaching Experience with AYSO
Former University Physics Teacher & STEM student advisor
BS Exercise Physiology from Chico State
Over 5 years in sport partnerships and activations
M.A. in Sport Management from the University of San Francisco
Played collegiate D1 AA Rugby at UC Santa Cruz
10+ Years Youth Soccer Coaching Experience
Coaching pre-school through high school players
BA Arts in Human Biology & Society from UCLA
Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology: Exercise, Nutrition, and Wellness
Coached over 1000 kids over the past 6 years
Certified mobility specialist
2 years coaching with COPA Kids & COPA Train
Current Cal State East Bay Kinesiology Undergrad
Former Walnut Creek Soccer Club player
5 years coaching experience from young through collegiate level
BA in Psychology, UC Merced
Former California Storm Player in WPSL
Bachelor's in Molecular and Cellular Biology from UC Merced
Certified Personal Trainer - currently studying to obtain CSCS certification, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
State Champion Gymnast
Coached with Girls Unite
Knows how to fly an airplane
Ran a 5k in the Philippines
1 year coaching with COPA Kids
Current San Jose State Psychology Undergrad
Former Diablo Futbol Club player
Plays Semi-professional soccer for Contra Costa FC
Participated in Richmond Youth Service with Richmond Sol Soccer Club and West Contra Costa Youth Service Bureau
A part of Promoting Gender Respect Organization
3 years coaching youth soccer coaching experience
Certified United Soccer Coaches Grassroots Course Instructor
BS Kinesiology from San Francisco State
Former collegiate player at SF State
Former Semi Professional Assistant Coach and Operations Director
San Francisco Spikes Soccer Club Board Member
Co-Founder of Expert Beginner
Graduated St. Mary's College of California
Swim Coach/instructor for 8 years
On the UC Berkeley Heath Promotion Team 2021/22
Graduate Assistant for Holy Names University Women’s Soccer
Project 510 Player
2019 Team Captain and Team MVP for Holy Names University
5 years coaching experience at youth and high school level
BA in History, University of Georgia
5 years High School History Teacher, North Carolina
USSF 11V11 License, pursuing D License
Graduating from Saint Mary's College of California with a Bachelor's of Science in Kinesiology
7+ years experience working with youth athletes
Ran track competitively for 6 years
Masters of Science in Kinesiology with an Emphasis in Exercise Science
Strength & Conditioning Coach for 5 years
Certified Running Technique Specialist
Played Collegiate Soccer
‘A’ Licensed Certified
Chicago Fire & Houston Dynamo MLS Clubs Emerging Talent Program Head Coach
11 Published Coach Education Resources with World Class Coaching
20+ Years Experience Coaching Youth Soccer
15+ Years Experience Teaching Physical Education
Former Soccer Head Coach (De La Salle High School)
Former D1 Athlete (Saint Mary's College)
7+ years as a personal trainer
NSCA Specialist
Exos Performance Specialist                          
Former Regional Coordinator for the New York Redbulls Academy
17+ years of experience in youth player development and coaching development.
United Soccer Coaches Grassroots Course instructor
7+ years Sport Performance Coaching
Adaptive Physical Education Teacher
Former D1 Football & Track Athlete
Assistant coach at Holy Names University Men's Soccer
2012 UCONN Big East Conference Champion
2010 Community College State Champion
Played Professionally for 9 yrs
30+ International Caps for Guam
UCONN Big East Champion 07, 09              
Graduate Assistant for Holy Names University Women’s Soccer
Project 510 Player
2019 Team Captain and Team MVP for Holy Names University
Previous Coach at San Francisco Elite Academy
Associate Head Coach at Convent High School & Archbishop Riordan High School
BS in Kinesiology, University of San Francisco
NCAA Division 1 Soccer Player and Captain at University of San Francisco
Current Division 2 collegiate Soccer Athlete at Cal State East Bay
Pursuing Bachelors Degree in Kinesiology at Cal State East bay
Ran track competitively for 9 years
Previous Head Coach at San Francisco Glens Soccer Club
Scouting Intern at The Soccer Syndicate
Current MA Sports Management Graduate student at University OF San Francisco
NCAA Division 3 Soccer Player at UC Santa Cruz
5 years Coaching Experience with AYSO
Former University Physics Teacher & STEM student advisor
BS Exercise Physiology from Chico State
10+ Years Youth Soccer Coaching Experience
Coaching pre-school through high school players
BA Arts in Human Biology & Society from UCLA
Bachelor's in Molecular and Cellular Biology from UC Merced
Certified Personal Trainer - currently studying to obtain CSCS certification, Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist
State Champion Gymnast
Bachelors of Science in Kinesiology: Exercise, Nutrition, and Wellness
Coached over 1000 kids over the past 6 years
Certified mobility specialist
5 years coaching experience from young through collegiate level
BA in Psychology, UC Merced
Former California Storm Player in WPSL
2 years coaching with COPA Kids & COPA Train
Current Cal State East Bay Kinesiology Undergrad
Former Walnut Creek Soccer Club player
1 year coaching with COPA Kids
Current San Jose State Psychology Undergrad
Former Diablo Futbol Club player
3 years coaching youth soccer coaching experience
Certified United Soccer Coaches Grassroots Course Instructor
BS Kinesiology from San Francisco State
Former collegiate player at SF State
Plays Semi-professional soccer for Contra Costa FC
Participated in Richmond Youth Service with Richmond Sol Soccer Club and West Contra Costa Youth Service Bureau
A part of Promoting Gender Respect Organization
Coached with Girls Unite
Knows how to fly an airplane
Ran a 5k in the Philippines
5 years coaching experience at youth and high school level
BA in History, University of Georgia
5 years High School History Teacher, North Carolina
USSF 11V11 License, pursuing D License
Graduated St. Mary's College of California
Swim Coach/instructor for 8 years
On the UC Berkeley Heath Promotion Team 2021/22
Former Director of Soccer Operations for the San Jose Earthquakes Academy
Former Director of Operations for NorCal Premier Soccer
Former College Soccer Coach at UC Santa Cruz, Stanford & University of San Francisco
MA in Sports Management from University of San Francisco
5 year professional soccer career
B.S. & M.S. in Human Movement & Sport Science
10 years of Coaching, Research & Athletic Development Programming
Undergrad and Masters in Aerospace Engineering, PhD in Exercise Science
Former elite athlete in rowing and triathlon
20+ years in coaching rowing, running, cycling and triathlon
Over 20 years experience in Hospitality management
Former Regional Area Director with the largest wedding and event venue brand in the United States
Fluent in Italian
4 years Coaching NCAA Division I
17+ Years Coaching at Youth Level including club and high school
2 years Coaching ODP
Player College Soccer at Graceland University
B.S in Computer Science
Over 10yrs. Experience working in IT
Enthusiastic about managing innovative sports technologies at COPA
Former Semi Professional Assistant Coach and Operations Director
San Francisco Spikes Soccer Club Board Member
Co-Founder of Expert Beginner
34+ years of Experience in the construction industry
Former Director of Facilities with over 200 properties nationwide
Certifications in multiple facility systems
Leads sports service trips and camps in the Dominican Republic
2019 Kerosene Lamp Foundation Volunteer of the Year
-Former Head Team Manager for Saint Mary's College Men's Basketball
BA & M.S. in Sports Management
Over 5 years in sport partnerships and activations
M.A. in Sport Management from the University of San Francisco
Played collegiate D1 AA Rugby at UC Santa Cruz
Graduating from Saint Mary's College of California with a Bachelor's of Science in Kinesiology
7+ years experience working with youth athletes
Ran track competitively for 6 years