Coaches Bio

    2021/2022 Teams:     M11 White     M07 Green 

    2021/2022 Teams:     M11 White     M07 Green 

    2021/2022 Teams:     M11 White     M07 Green 


“Playing football is very simple, but playing simple football is the hardest thing there is.” ~ Johan Cruyff

ECFC Role: Head Coach

Licenses and Diplomas:

  • USSF C License
  • USC Foundations of Coaching Diploma
  • USC Formations Diploma
  • USC Goalkeeping Level  1 Diploma
  • USC Sports Psychology Certificate
  • NSCAA Junior Level IV Diploma
  • NSCAA GK Level II Diploma
  • Coerver Youth Diploma

Coaching Background: 20 years of experience

  • Emerald City FC since 2021
  • Seattle United Head Coach + West Regional Director
  • Westside United
  • Evergreen Soccer Club
  • Manchester United Soccer Schools
  • Kamiak High School Boys JV
  • Archbishop Murphy High School Girls JV
  • Archbishop Murphy High School Boys Varsity
  • Roosevelt High School Boys JVC
  • Northwest National
  • TBSC

Coaching Philosophy:

I wish to develop  leaders in conduct and sportsmanship both on and off the field. I want my players to show confidence and composure when on the ball.

“Think Quickly, Act Quickly, and Play Quickly.”

Favorite teams:

  • Far and wide: West Ham United and England
  • Hometown teams: ECFC!