Katie grew up in Apple Valley, Minnesota and is currently on staff for the Loyola University Chicago women's soccer program, which competes in NCAA Division I. She graduated from University of Wisconsin-Oshkosh with a Bachelor's degree in Physical Education and earned a Master's degree in Education Leadership at Winona State. We are excited to welcome Katie to our team of coaches.
Chris is from the Chicago area and trained as a youth goalkeeper under Director of Coaching, Tom Paparounis. Chris has since a graduated of Elmhurst College with a Bachelors degree in Communication Studies and is currently pursuing a Masters degree in Sports Administration from Northwestern University. Chris coaches full time in youth soccer and shares the same energy and motivation that Drive Goalkeeping brings to our goalkeeping programs.
Julian joins Drive Goalkeeping with experience in coaching youth goalkeepers in Austin, Texas. He played collegiate soccer at Robert Morris University in Chicago where he earned a Bachelor of Sciece in Business Administration. Julian brings the energy and dedication to being a student of the game that Drive Goalkeeping looks for in our staff. Welcome to the team Julian.
Stephen joins Drive Goalkeeping as part of our Coach Mentor-ship Program. Stephen is a recent graduate of Lane Tech High School where he works with the goalkeepers of both the Varsity and Junior Varsity teams. A student of the game, Stephen, works very hard to understand the methodology and curriculum of Drive Goalkeeping. He will be guided by Director of Coaching, Tom Paparounis during the Fall 2019 season.