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  • 25+ year coaching career

  • 15 years NCAA collegiate soccer coach

  • Big Ten Coach of the Year, Univ of Iowa

  • Former US Soccer U14 Girls Youth National Teams Director, U15 YNT Head Coach, U16 YNT Asst. Coach

  • US Soccer National Instructional Staff 2003-2012

  • USSF 'A' License & CONCACAF Instructional Staff

  • Executive in youth sport and non-profit sport for social change industry 2011-2021

  • Master's Degree in Public Administration

  • UM-St. Louis Soccer All-American and Hall of Fame 


  • 22+ year coaching career

  • 18 year NCAA collegiate soccer coach

  • 3x Big Sky Coach of the Year, Idaho State

  • Region IV Head and Asst Coach 2002-10

  • USSF 'A' License, NSCAA Premier Diploma, & CONCACAF Instructional Staff

  • Executive Director and Director of Coaching Indie Chicas Soccer Club 2019-present

  • MA Education with an emphasis in Leadership

  • Sonoma State Soccer All-America and Hall of Fame

Peak 9 Advisory Board

Martha Lewis

Managing Director, Quality Assurance

Charles Schwab & Co.

University of Wisconsin Women's Soccer 1989-1992

Denver, CO

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Elaine 'EY' Youngs

Professional Beach Volleyball Player (Retired)

3-time Olympian & Bronze Medalist 2004

UCLA Volleyball 1988-1992

4-Time All-American

Denver, CO

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Lindsey Jones

Executive Vice President

Goal 5

The Soccer Brand for Her

Former Division I Women's Soccer Coach

Professional Women's Soccer Player (Retired)

University of Notre Dame Women's Soccer 1998-2002

London, England

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David & Laurie van Gelder

Founding Board Members

Financial Advisory Committee

Owners, van Gelder, Inc.

Parents of two awesome, athletic daughters!

Atlanta, GA

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