Teams: Girls 2003 White
Hometown: Burien, Washington - 13 years in the Tacoma community
Profession: Fireman, City of Federal Way

Coaching Experience: 5 Years Youth Coach Experience

Playing Experience: 3 year Varsity, Highline High School

How did you get into coaching? I was asked by a friend to coach GU15 team and then pursued other coaching opportunities.

Coaching Career highlights: I took a GU15 team to a 13-0 season and the league championship.

What's your favorite thing about coaching? Encouraging young players to establish healthy fitness and wellness routines and having the opportunity to help each player flourish.

What's the best advice you ever got from a coach? "He is no fool to give away what he cannot keep to gain what he will never lose."

What teams do you support? Sparta G03, Seattle Sounders, and any underdog in the EPL.

What is your coaching philosophy? Work Hard. Have fun. Enjoy the game. Encourage others.