Senior Staff Coach

Playing Experience: Played College Soccer and Basketball.  Placing 1st and 2nd in Ontario Colleges & 4th and 5th in Canadian Nationals, respectively.  Invited & participated in Olympic trials for Greek National Women’s Soccer team for the 2004 Olympics.

Coaching Experience: 30 years experience coaching multiple sports at various age groups. Coaching with CVSC since 2000, in some capacity, minus the years living in Germany where I coached a boys team & girls team for 2 years. Previous Director of Coaching for DynoMites Academy – Co-developed DynoMites Academy for CVYSA. Previous Head Coach, Assistant Coach & GK Coach@ UNI Women’s Soccer Previous Head Boys Soccer Coach Denver High School Current DNH Girls Soccer Head Coach                                                                                     

Personal Bio: My passion is to help others reach their potential! I have been actively involved in local soccer in the Cedar Valley since arriving in 1999.  It is exciting to see the Cedar Valley Adult Soccer Association (CVASA) is going strong all these years after co-founding the organization and serving as a previous co-president. 

I received a Bachelor of Health Sciences and I also hold a Recreation and Leisure Services Diploma. I reside in Dike, IA with my Husband Chris, children Ana & Anthony and multiple pets & farm animals! GO USWNT!

Licenses / Coaching Education:

  • NSCAA Advanced National Diploma- Pass with Distinction 
  • NSCAA Goalkeeping Institute I & II 
  • NSCAA Special Topics Diploma   
  • NSCAA State Diploma
  • U.S Soccer Grassroots Coaching