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coaching directory
Dave Shaffer

Dave Shaffer - Technical Director
shaffer@soccerfortcollins.org

Education

USSF A License, NSCAA Advanced National Diploma

B.A. History- Colorado State University

Coaching Experience

30+ years- 10 High School, 20 Club

About Dave

His favorite team is the one he is coaching at the time. His hobbies include backpacking and spending time with family. His favorite place to vacation is anywhere in the mountain wilderness!

Jayme HalseyJayme Beamer-Halsey - Director of Coaching / Girls Recreational
beamer@soccerfortcollins.org

Education

NSCAA Premier Diploma, USSF B License, USSF National Youth License, TOPSoccer, NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma

B.A. Communications - George Mason

Coaching Experience

23 years- college, ODP, club, high school

About Jayme

Jayme's hobbies include paddle boarding, hiking, and watching her two kids enjoy the things they love and seeing them laugh. Her favorite soccer team of all time is the 1999 U.S. Women's National Team. Her favorite vacation spot is Vieques, Puerto Rico.

 

Luis Dominguez Jr - Director of Coaching /Boys Competitive
dominguezjr@soccerfortcollins.org

Education

USSF National B License, NSCAA National Diploma

B.A. International Business- University of Evansville

Coaching Experience

10 years- Club, High School, ODP

About Luis

Luis enjoys soccer and golf. His favorite professional club is Barcelona. 

 

Kris BanghartKris Banghart - Director of Coaching / Boys Rec
banghart@soccerfortcollins.org

Education

B.A. Communications

Advanced National Diploma

USSF D License 

Coaching Experience

 

About Kris

Kris is hallily married to his wife and are blessed with three children. Kris enjoys spending time with his family, hiking, training for triatholon's and spending time with friends.

 

Peter Nash - Director of Coaching / Competitive Girls

nash@soccerfortcollins.org

Education

USSF National A License, NSCAA Advanced National

B.A. Business Administration - St. Norbert College

Coaching Experience

18 years- Div. 1 college, club, high school

About Peter

Peter enjoys music, sports, the mountains, traveling and doing pretty much anything active outdoors.

 

Kris BanghartPhilip Cooper - Director of Coaching / Girls Competitive
cooper@soccerfortcollins.org

Education

United Soccer Coaches Premier Diploma

USSF D License 

Coaching Experience

15+ years

About Phil

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Kris BanghartSean Elvert- Director of Goalkeeping
elvert@soccerfortcollins.org

Education

B.A. Sports Management and M.A. Business Administration - Loras College
Advanced National Diploma
Level 1 & 2 Goalkeepr Diploma

Coaching Experience

5 years - college and club

About Sean

Sean is enjoying his recent move to Colorado and taking advantage of the outdoor activities and opportunities the area provides.

sean ackerman: TEAM COACH

Education


Coaching Experience

 

About Sean

 

 





Travis baugh: team coach

Education

USSF D License

B.S. Electrical Engineering - CU

Coaching Experience

13 years- PDL and recreational

About Travis

Travis' hobbies include cycling and watching Tour de France and skiing. His favorite soccer teams are Arsenal FC, MNT and Colorado Rapids. His favorite vacation spot is Winter Park.

 

DENNIS BROOKS: TEAM COACH

Education

 USSF D License

Coaching Experience

12 years - rec, PDL, competitive 

About Dennis

Dennis enjoys camping and fishing in his free time. His favorite soccer teams are Manchester United and whichever Arsenal Colorado team he is currently coaching. His favorite place to vacation is Steamboat Lake.

 

HANNAH Dominguez: TEAM COACH

Education

USSF D License

B.A. Art Education - Emporia State University

M.S. Educational Technology - University of Central Missouri

Coaching Experience

Competitive, collegiate, high school, ODP

About Hannah

Hannah is a full-time art teacher at Webber Middle School. In her free time she enjoys golfing, being with friends & family, and raising her Great Dane, Messi!

 

Jaime Soto-chavarria: team coach

Education

Studying Nursing - Front Range Community College

Coaching Experience

 

About Jaime

 

 

 

 


Brian donovon: Team Coach                    

Benjamin, JeffEducation

B.S. Kinesiology & B.A. Psychology

Coaching Experience

2 years - PDL & competitive

About Brian

Brian enjoys spending his freetime outdoors and coaching. He was a personal trainer for over 20 years, played college football & ran track and UNC and boxed professionally for 5 year.

 

 

 

MIKE GRIFFITH: TEAM COACH

Education

USSF D License

B.S. Electrical Engineering - Duke University

Coaching Experience

11 years- PDL and recreational

About Mike

Mike's likes to spend his spare time playing soccer, skiing, running, and hiking with his wife and kids. His Favorite professional club is Arsenal FC.

 

kyle hancock: team coach

Education

NSCAA National Diploma

B.A. & M.A. Public Health- University of Kentucky

Coaching Experience

2 years- club

About Kyle

Kyle is originally from Kentucky and a current PhD student at CSU in occupational health and safety. His hobbies include backpacking, running and biking. 

 

 

Nancy hough: TEAM COACH

Education

USSF D License

Grassroots 4v4, 9v9 and 11v11 Coaching License

B.S. Human Development and Family Studies - Criminal Justice Certificate

Master of Arts Counseling with Emphasis in Marriage and Family Therapy

Coaching Experience

8 years

About Nancy

  Nancy has been playing soccer for 25 years in the FCSC women's soccer league.


neil johnson: Team coach

Education

Bachelor of Education and Juris Doctor Law Degree University of Nebraska College of Law

Coaching Experience

6 years

About Neil

Neil just recently moved to Fort Colins after over 30 years of practicing law and playing soccer in Kansas City. Now, he works as an Assistant Legal Counsel and is a lifelong student and fan of the game!

 

 

BRAD KAYE: TEAM COACH

Education

USSF C License
Ph.D. candidate Media Communication, M.A. Psychology (Denver), M.A. Communication Studies, B.A. Psychology, B.A. Political Science - Colorado State University

Coaching Experience

20 years club

About Brad

Brad's hobbies include movies, reading, writing and video games. His favorite soccer teams are Heart of Midlothian and Toronto FC. His favorite place to be is home!

 

FRED LONG: TEAM COACH

Education

B.A. Political Science & History - Gonzaga University

J.D. - University of Wyoming College of Law

Coaching Experience

2 years - recreational, competitive

About Fred

Fred enjoys spending his free time hiking, skiing and fishing. He great up playing soccer and still plays on a club team.

 

 

 

erich neubert: team coach

Education

USSF D License, NSCAA Advanced National, NSCAA National Youth, NSCAA National Goalkeeper, AYSO C Badge

Associates- Architecture

Coaching Experience

38 years- recreational, high school, club

About Erich

Erich's hobbies include anything outdoors. His favorite soccer teams are the U.S. National Teams, Bayern Munich and the German National Team. His favorite place to vacation is Alaska.

Brandon rolph: TEAM COACH

Education

B.A. Elementary Education

Coaching Experience

15+ years - club and recreational

About Brandon

Brandon has been teaching and coaching kids in Norther Colorado for 10 years. He enjoys developing a love for the game and helping kids reach their full potential on the field.

 

 

 

todd romero: team coach

Education

USSF C License

B.A. Business - University of Nebraska

Culinary Arts - Art Institute of America

Coaching Experience

10 years- recreational, PDL, competitive

About Todd

Todd enjoys road biking, camping, golfing and anything outdoors. His favorite soccer teams are Manchester City and FC Barcelona.

 

Chris Rosazza: Team Coach

Education

USSF C License, NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
M.A. Special Education - University of Northern Colorado
B.A. History - Colorado State University

Coaching Experience

20 years - Club, recreational, high school, USAFA
2 years - Camp Director USAFA, 3 years - Junior Academy Director

About Chris

Chris' hobbies include hanging out with his family, road and mountain biking, and relaxing. His favorite soccer teams are Liverpool FC, the US National Team, and the German National Team.

 

andy ross: team coach

Education

USSF D License, NSCAA Advanced Youth National
B.A. & M.A. Physical Therapy - Northern Arizona University

Coaching Experience

30+ years competitive, recreational

About Andy

Andy enjoys biking, hiking, and snow shoeing. His favorite soccer team is FC Barcelona and any Arsenal Colorado team. His favorite vacation spot is anywhere in the mountains.

 

mike rudd: team coach

Education

USSF D License
Masters in Computer Science - Bowling Green State University

Coaching Experience

16+ years - recreational and competitive

About Mike

Mike enjoys watching soccer, his favorite team is the Colorado Rapids and his favorite vacation spot is Florida.

 

 

Austin scalf: TEAM COACH

Education

B.S. Computer Engineering and Applied Mathematics

USSF D License

Coaching Experience

5 years- club, rec, high school

About Austin

Austin enjoys climbing, kayaking, skiing, and anything outdoors. this favorite teams are Arsenal, USWNT, and Dortmund.

 

 

 

tracy tate: team coach & staff trainer

Education

USSF B License, NSCAA Premier Diploma
M.S. Anatomy, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine- Colorado State University

Coaching Experience

18 years Arsenal Colorado, 2 years ODP
2009 CSA Girls Advanced Coach of the Year

About Tracy

Tracy enjoys playing soccer and golf. His favorite soccer team is the U.S. Men's National Team. And his favorite vacation spot is Costa Rica!

 

cristi thomas: tops director

Education

USSF D License, Ohio High Schools Coaching License, TOPSoccer
B.S. Behavioral Science - Metro State

Coaching Experience

15 years Club (7 with Arsenal Colorado), 8 years high school, 3 years TOPSoccer

About Cristi

Cristi's hobbies include watching, coaching and playing soccer, traveling, hanging out with her kid, and beating her husband at Scrabble or any other game. Her favorite soccer team is DC United and her favorite vacation spot is a sandy beach in Mexico.

 

bob toth: team coach

Education

USSF E License

Bellvue Community College, Renton Vocational Institute

Coaching Experience

3 years competitive, 6 years recreational 

About Bob

Bob's hobbies include anything with his family: RV camping, soccer and keeping up with his kids on the slopes. His favorite soccer team is the Seattle Sounders. His favorite place to vacation is Disney or anywhere tropical.

 

MATT VANNICE: TEAM COACH

Education

USSF National C License

M.A. Special Education - University of Northern Colorado

Coaching Experience

5 years- recreational, intermediate, competitive

2 years - Colorado ODP

About Matt

Matt is a husband, father, and educator.

 

 

adrian veliz-smith: TEAM COACH

Education

11v11 course

Grade 8 referee

Coaching Experience

2 years- club

About Adrian

Adrian loves soccer and enjoys spending time hiking and paddle boarding with his dog.

 

 

paige weiman: team coach

Education

Currently studying Biomedical Science and Gerontology - Colorado State University

Coaching Experience

1st year coaching with Arsenal!

About Paige

Paige enjoys spending her free time playing soccer, rock climbing, hiking and moutain biking.

 

 

 

jonathan wayne: team coach

Education

USSF D License

B.A. Hons Business Degree - University of Huddersfield, England

Coaching Experience

3 years competitive & recreational

About Jonathan

Jonathan's hobbies include soccer, mountain biking, squash and snow boarding. His favorite soccer team is Leeds United and is favorite place to relax is Winter Park.

 

ROb Weappa: team coach & staff trainer

Education

USSF C License, NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
Sports Marketing- University of Wyoming

Coaching Experience

1984-1987 Rapid City Soccer Association, 2010 Storm Soccer, 1998-present Arsenal Colorado

About Rob

 

 

 

daniel weiss: team coach

Education

USSF D License

Coaching Experience

12 years Club, intermediate and recreational 

About Dan

Dan was born and raised in Fort Collins. In his free time, Dan enjoys being active and spending time outside with all of his friends, family and animals.

 

 

jeff willey: TEAM COACH

Education

USSF D License

B.S. Electrical and Computer Engineering, Public Policy - Carnegie Mellon University

Coaching Experience

9 years - Club, PDL & recreational

About Jeff

Jeff enjoys spending his spare time skiing, distance running, and traveling with his wife and children, His favorite professional club is Tottenham.