Youth Coach Advisory Group

Members of the Soccer Parenting Youth Coach Advisory Group are leaders in their communities. They represent a wide range of backgrounds, experience and current positions within soccer. At Soccer Parenting, we rely on the thoughts, experiences and opinions of our Youth Coach Advisory Group when developing content and driving messaging. The perspectives these coaches provide is a tremendous resource for Soccer Parenting.  If you would like to be considered for our Youth Coach Advisory Group, let us know


Adrian Parrish

Retired USMNT

Allie Galoob

Reign FC Academy Coach

Andrew Hammer

Bulls Soccer Club

Director of Coaching

Anthony DiCicco

Park City Soccer Club

Candice Fabry

Coach & Mentor

Chris Edwards

Sporting Delaware 

Girls Academy Director

Erik Imler

Youth Academy Director (U8-10)

Jay Meeth

VP of Southwest Michigan SC, G2008 Premier

John O'Sullivan

Founder, Changing the Game Podcast, Host, Way of Champions Podcast

Lindsay Kaufmann

Girls Unite FC, San Francisco

Lisa Cole

Zambia Technical Advisor

Melissa Zielinski

Wisconsin Youth Soccer Association-Executive Director

Neil McNab

Rush Union Soccer-Executive Director

Susan Ryan

Stony Brook University-Assistant Professor School of Professional Development

Tim Bradbury

Director of Coaching ENYYSA
US Soccer CED (Coach Educator Developer)

Tom Shields

STA Technical Director-Boys ECNL Director | USL2 Head Coach

Tom Turner

U.S. Soccer Coach Educator, Former Technical Director at Ohio Soccer Association

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