Hire Skye to Speak - Soccer Parenting Association

Hire Skye to Speak

  • Skye has a valuable and diverse background as a professional player, coach, sports organization Board Member, business-person and sports parent which enables her to connect with her audiences in a uniquely empathetic, responsive and engaging manner.

Scheduled and Recent Speaking Engagements:

  • March 7-8, 2020 - Wyoming AGM and Symposium, Wyoming
  • February 22-24, 2020 - Kwik Goal Club Summit, Orlando, FL
  • February 1, 2020 - Kentucky Youth Soccer Learning University, Lexington, KY
  • January 24-25, 2020 - Massachusetts Youth Soccer Workshop, Burlington, MA 
  • January 18-19, 2020 - US Youth Soccer Workshop Presenter, Baltimore, MD
  • January 16-19, 2020 - United Soccer Coaches Convention, Baltimore, MD (will have booth)
  • December 13-14, 2019 - US Club Soccer's Players First Summit, Miami Lakes, FL
  • December 3-4, 2019 - Utah Youth Soccer Association, Saint George, Utah
  • August 3-4, 2019 - Pride of the Rockies Tournament, Colorado Springs, Colorado
  • August 2, 2019 - Way of Champions Workshop Guest Participant - Denver, Colorado
  • July 29-August 1, 2019 - Wasatch SC & MetaSport FC, Salt Lake City, Utah 
  • July 25-26, 2019 - US Youth Soccer Annual General Meeting, Kansas City, Kansas
  • June 14 - 23, 2019 - Women & Girls in Soccer Coach Education, Paris, France
  • April 12-14, 2019 - USSSA Tournament Series, Omaha, Nebraska
  • April 5-7, 2019 - Ontario Coaches Conference
  • March 25-28, 2019 - U.S. Soccer Grassroots Instructors License Course, Candidate
  • March 15-17, 2019 - United States Soccer Foundation, Urban Soccer Symposium
  • March 13, 2019 - "Women Playing in Reston" The Effect of Title IX on Women's Sports
  • March 7, 2019 - Resilient Athletes Program, Natick, MA
  • February 23, 2019 - Women of Isenberg, Business School, Amherst, MA
  • February 7-9, 2019 - Utah Youth Soccer AGM and Awards Gala
  • January 26, 2019 - Massachusetts Youth Soccer AGM Presenter
  • January 22-25, 2019 - U.S. Soccer Grassroots Instructors License Course, Candidate
  • January 9-13, 2019 - United Soccer Coaches Convention, Chicago, IL (will have booth and speaking for U.S. Youth Soccer)
  • January 9, 2019  - Chicago Fire Juniors, Youth Workshop, Chicago, IL
  • September 27-29, 2018 - US Youth Soccer Leadership Summit, Chicago, IL
  • September 18-21, 2018 - Brock International National Seminar: Protect the Player, Protect the Game, Boulder, CO
  • September 5, 2018 - US Club Soccer Parent Engagement Webinar
  • August 11, 2018 - Richmond Strikers Coach Education Workshop, Richmond, VA
  • July 24, 2018 - Tennessee State Soccer Association, Club Director Webinar
  • July 18, 2018 - Brookwood Camps, NY
  • March 7-8, 2018 - District 1, Salt Lake City, UT
  • January 26-27, 2018 - Massachusetts Youth Soccer Annual Workshop, Boston, MA
  • January 19-20, 2018 - US Youth Soccer Annual Workshop, Philadelphia, PA
  • January 18-19, 2018 - United Soccer Coaches Convention, Philadelphia, PA
  • December 8-10, 2017 - Soccer Parenting Summit Host

In Addition to Keynotes at Events, Available Speaking Topics (Can be tailored to your group needs):

Parent Seminar:

  • 6 Pillar Soccer Parenting – So Your Child Will Thrive
  • The Sideline Project - Sideline Behavior 

Coach Seminar:

  • IMPACT Coaching – Making A Real and Significant Impact in Your Players' Lives
  • Emotional Intelligence in Coaching
  • Building Trust in the Coach-Parent Relationship
  • 5 Steps to Improved Sideline Behavior
  • Doing Parent Engagement Right

Board Training and Education:

  • Educating and Engaging Parents to Improve Club Culture
  • A Workshop in Establishing Mission & Value Statements – and Creating a Solid Plan to Live Them!
  • Building Trust in the Club-Coach-Parent Relationship
  • When Sports Organizations Grow Beyond Volunteers – Building a Solid Organizational Structure

​Keynote Addresses:

  • Let's Fix Youth Soccer!
  • For the Love of the Game….
  • You are the Difference Maker

Skye received a MBA from the University of Richmond (Virginia) and a Bachelors in Sport Management from the University of Massachusetts, Amherst. She has extensive business experience as the owner of a real estate company with over $40,000,000 in annual sales, the founder of the Girls Can Club – a non-profit mentoring initiative, a youth sports organization Board Member and the founder and owner of the Soccer Parenting Association.

Skye hold her USSF "B" License and USSF National Goalkeeper License and is a coach-educator for the United Soccer Coaches and the United States Soccer Federation (Grassroots). She has coached at all levels of youth sports from from U-5 recreation to the U.S. National Team programs through Training Centers and a Youth National Team Camp.

Skye has been an expert guest on the Sirius FM Coaching Academy radio show, Football.com podcast, Player Development Project webinar series, JLM Speaks podcast and has been published in Soccer America, SoccerWire, Can't Pass – Can't Play, the Changing the Game Project, KeeperStop and more. She is a regular presenter at the United Soccer Coaches (NSCAA) Convention, the US Youth Soccer Workshop, many State Soccer Association AGM's and was the host for the Soccer Parenting Summit.

Contact Skye today to learn more about the possibility of her speaking to your youth sports organization.

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