Coaching Directors
  • Alex Cunliffe Director of Soccer Operations
    Coaching Licenses/Certificates 
    • USSF National A Youth License - PENDING DEC 2018
    • USSF National B License - Jun 2014
    • USSF National Youth License - Nov 2013
    • NSCAA Adv National Diploma - Jul 2011
    • NSCAA Premier Diploma - 2015
    Coaching Experience
    • ISC Gunners DOC/DSO 2013 - Present.
    • Connecticut State CJSA Coach of Year Award 2012.
    • Everton America Youth Academy Director 2007 - 2013.  
    Playing Experience
    • Fairfield University NCAA Division 1 Men’s Soccer Team Captain and 4 Year Starter – 2003, 2004, 2005, 2006.
    • Fairfield University Freshman Athlete of the Year – 2004 and Fairfield University Male Athlete of the Year – 2007.
    • Professional Youth Experience with Walsall FC, Tranmere Rovers FC, Bolton Wanderers.
    Other Experience
    • Fairfield University - B.A. in Organizational Communication and Management

  • Eddie Henderson Technical Director
    Coaching Licenses/Certificates 
    • US Club Soccer Board of Director/Member - 2017
    • USSF Coaching/Grass Roots Instructor - 2017
    • USSF National A License - 2000
    • USSF National B License - 1998
    • USSF National Youth License - 2007
    Coaching Experience
    • Region IV Boys ODP Staff coach '92, 93,94,95,97, and 98 Assistant Coach
    • PSPL Academy Director and League Technical Director 2014 -2016
    • Technical Director Heat FC 2011 - 2014
    • DOC Neusport FC 2009-2011
    • Nevada State DOC 2004-2009 
    Playing Experience
    • University of Washington (Hall of Fame)
    • Milwaukee Wave, Wichita Wings (NPSL)
    • Seattle Storm (APSL)
    • U17, U18, U20 Youth National Teams

  • David Franklin Age Group Director: 2008-2011

    Coaching Licenses/Certificates

    • NSCAA/USC Premier Diploma - Jan 2018
    • USSF D License
    • USSF C License
    • USSF National Youth License
    • NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
    • NSCAA Goalkeeper Level 2 Diploma
    • NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
    • TOPS Certification


    Coaching Experience

    • New York Red Bulls Youth Academy 2013-2015
    • Seattle Academy MS Varsity Head Coach 2012
    • Lynnwood HS JV Head Coach 2010
    • Whatcom Soccer Academy 2009-2010


    Playing Experience

    • Edmonds Community College Men's Soccer 2004-2005
    • EdCC Team Captain and Defensive MVP - 2005
    • WA ODP District Team


    Other Experience

    • Georgetown University - Masters in Sports Management
    • Western Washington University - B.A. in Economics and Social Studies

     


  • Gareth Vaughan Age Group Director: 2004-2007
    Coaching Licences/Certificates
    • USSF National B License - PENDING DEC 2018
    • NSCAA Premier Diploma - Jan 2014
    • NSCAA Adv National Diploma - June 2011
    • UEFA C License - Feb 2008
    • USSF National Youth - Aug 2016
    • USSF C License - Sept 2010
    Coaching Experience
    • ISC Gunners WPSL Head Coach - 2013 - Present
    • Seattle United Head Coach 
    • Shrewsbury Town Football Club COE
    Playing Experience
    • Wolverhampton Wanderers Football Club COE 
    • Shrewsbury Town Football Club COE
    • Market Drayton Town Football Club
    Other Experience
    • NSCAA Director of Coaching 
    • Former International Soccer Schools DOC
    • NSCAA Goal Keeper Level 1 & 2
     
    Most memorable soccer experience
    Being able to play a number of times in the same team as my Dad growing up. Also seeing Manchester City win the Premier League !!

  • Macy Jo Harrison Age Group Director: 1999-2003
    Coaching Licenses/Certificates
    • NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
    • NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
    • NSCAA Premier Diploma
    • NSCAA Level I & II Goalkeeping Diplomas
    • USSF "D" License 
    Coaching Experience
    • Napa High School Girls’ Varsity Soccer Head Coach  2012-2013 
    • UNLV Women’s Soccer 
    • North Bay Wave FC 
    Playing Experience
    • Seattle Reign FC 
    • UNLV Women’s Soccer Captain 
    • Played on the ODP Cal North State team and Regional team from 2003 - 2008, and played on the US U16 National Team which Travelled to Holland 
    Other Experience
    • Hold UNLV Women’s Soccer Record for Assists 2012, 2012- 2016
    • NSCAA All-Region Team 2012 & UNLV Women's Soccer Most Valuable Player 2012
    • Bachelor of Science in Kinesiology, Comprehensive
    Most Memorable Soccer Experience
    Training with US National Team legends Hope Solo, Megan Rapinoe and Sydney Leroux

  • Chris Bauer Director of Goalkeeping
    • Coaching Experience
      • Regis University Goalkeeping Coach
      • Director of Goalkeeping at FC Boulder
      • ODP Team Member
      • Director of Goalkeeping - Northshore Soccer
      • Director of Goalkeeping - Newport Youth Soccer
    • Playing Experience
      • 1989 Santa Clara National Championship Team
      • 1991 Santa Clara National Runner-Up
      • US National Team Pool Player


 
Coaching Staff
  • Keith Bleyer Head Coach
    Coaching Licenses/Certificates 
    • USSF "A" Youth License - PENDING DEC 2018
    • USSF "A" National License
    • NSCAA National Premier Diploma
    • NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
    • B.A. Communications - Santa Clara University
    Coaching Experience
    • Director of Coaching - Bend FC Timbers
    • Head Coach - Bend FC Timbers
    • ODP State Team Head Coach and Regional Training Center Director - OYS
    • Ridgeview HS Varsity Head Coach
    Playing Experience
    • Santa Clara University (1997-1998)
    • Soccer America "Top 50" (1986)
    • USA Under-16 Youth National Team (1985)

  • Erin Vaughan Head Coach | WPSL Program Coordinator
    Coaching Licenses/Certificates 
    • USSF "D" License - Aug 2018
    • FA Level 1 Coaching Badge
    • FA Level 2 Coaching Badge
    • FA Youth Module Level 1
    • NSCAA National Diploma
    • SAQ Level 1
    • USSF "E"
    Coaching Experience
    • Wolverhampton Wanderers Girls Centre Of Excellence FC, 10 years. Won the warwickshire league and Cup finals 2012-2013 and 2013-2014.
    • Worked for Shropshire FA as a schools coach 
    Playing Experience
    • Shrewsbury Town Ladies FC 2003-2005, won 3 county Cup finals.
    • Aston Villa Ladies FC 2005-2014, Won 3 county Cup finals, 1 league cup final and won promotion into the Women's National premier league. 
    • Welsh international team with 5 youth caps and 19 senior caps
    Other Experience
    • BTEC National Diploma - Sports & Fitness, 2002-2005
    Most memorable soccer experience
    Most memorable soccer experience is playing in my first senior welsh international game and scoring on my debut.

  • LaChere Anglin Head Coach | Recreation Program Director
    Coaching Licenses/Certificates 
    • USSF "F" License - Jan 2016
    • NSCAA Diploma Level 1 & 2
    • NSCAA Level 6 Diploma
    Coaching Experience
    • Las Vegas Premier ECNL Assistant - U16
    • Las Vegas Players Head coach - U7
    • UNLV Summer Camps
    • ISC Gunners U9 and U10 coach
    Playing Experience
    • UNLV
      • 4 year starter and 2 year captain
      • Defensive Player of the year: 2009 & 2010
      • Academic All-Region Team:  2007-2010
    • Region IV ODP Team
    • ISC Gunners WPSL

  • Dorian Hays Head Coach | Camps Director
    Coaching Licenses/Certificates 
    • USSF C National License - PENDING DEC 2018
    • NSCAA National Diploma - July 2018
    • USSF D
    • USSF E
    Coaching Experience
    • Seattle Celtic FC - Head Coach:  2013-2016
    • International Soccer Schools - Camp Director and Coach: 2011-2013
    Playing Experience
    • Stevens Institute of Technology, 2002 NAIA Champions
    • Cascade Avalanche, 2001 Washington State Champions

     


  • Melanie Thomas Head Coach | Recreation Program Coordinator
    Coaching Licenses/Education
    • USSF B National License - PENDING DEC 2018
    • USSF C - Nov 2015
    • NSCAA Adv National Diploma
    • NSCAA Goalkeeping Level 1 & 2
    • Bachelors of Arts, Secondary Education - University of New Mexico
    • Masters of Science, Physical Education - concentration on Sports Administration and Coaching - University of New Mexico
    Coaching Experience
    • Assistant Coach, Iowa Western Women's Soccer
    • Director of Operations:  University of New Mexico Women's Soccer
    • Assistant coach for ODP for New Mexico Youth Soccer
    • Head Coach - Albuquerque United Football Club: U8 - U12

  • Chris Hanson Head Coach | Select Program Director
    Coaching Licenses/Certificates 
    • NSCAA Premier Diploma - PENDING SEPT 2018
    • USSF "C" License
    • USSF "D" License
    • NSCAA Advanced National Diploma
    • Sports Nutrition Certification
    • NSCAA Goalkeeping Diploma 1&2
    • B.A. - Washington State University
    Coaching Experience
    • PSPL Surf Academy:  G03 
    • RSA Elite:  G99, G03, B03
    • Pierce College - Athletic Director Intern
    Playing Experience
    • Washington State University - Club (2010-2012)
      • President, Player, and Head Coach
    • Pierce College (2006-2008)
      • Captain 2 years

  • Alan Rodger Head Coach | Operations Manager
    Coaching Licenses/Education
    • UEFA "B" License
    • B.S. Sports and Exercise Science - Edinburgh Napier University
    Coaching/Work Experience
    • Assistant Regional Manager - UK Elite Soccer
    • Head Coach:  Cascade FC
    • Staff Coach: UK Elite
    • Development Coach:  Scottish Football Association

  • Amanda Axelson Head Coach | CPP Coordinator
    Coaching Licenses/Certificates 
    • WFA Certificate Football Periodization - March 2018
    • WFA Certificate Football Braining - March 2018
    • NSCAA Level 5 Diploma
    • USSF "E" License
    Coaching Experience
    • Premier Coach Tynecastle FC| June 2012-June 2013
    • Premier Coach ISC Gunners FC| June 2013- Current
    • Cedarcrest High School Varsity Girls Soccer Head Coach | August 2012 - November 2014
    • Seattle Pacific University Women's Soccer Volunteer Asst. | August 2015 - Current. 
    Playing Experience
    • Seattle Pacific University Womens Soccer Team | 2007-2010
    • Washington State G'89 ODP Team | 2004-2006
    • Eastside FC G'88 Team
    • Cedarcrest High School Varsity Team | 2003-2006

  • Michael Conchie Head Coach

    Coaching Licenses/ Certificates

    • USSF National C License
    • USSF National Youth License
    • NSCAA Premier Diploma
    • NSCAA Goalkeeping Level 2 Diploma
    • NSCAA Director of Coaching Diploma
    • FA Level 2 Coaching
    • FA Goalkeeping Level 2
    • FA Youth Modules 1 & 2
    • FA Psychology in Soccer Level 1
    • Coerver Youth Diploma

    Coaching Experience

    • William Penn University Men’s and Women’s Soccer Teams – 2016-2018
    • ISC Gunners Premier – 2013-2015
    • Liverpool Schools Representative Team - 2007-2008 & 2015-2016

    Playing Experience

    • Bellevue University, NE – 2009-2013
    • Preston North End Football Club – 2007-2009
    • Liverpool Schools Representative Team – 2004-2006

    Other Experience

     

    • Master’s Degree – Business Leadership
    • Bachelor of Science Degree – Health and Human Performance, and Psychology, with emphasis in Education and Coaching
    • BTEC Level 3 – Sports Performance and Excellence