Our club boasts a coaching staff of the highest quality. Not only do our staff all possess professional licensing and extensive playing and coaching backgrounds, but they are also the most personable staff in the area and truly care about our players and our club, and that’s what sets us apart.
An example of the Coaches that we have working within our HS Boys program;
- Adam Hewitt – Director of Coaching
Adam re-joins Firebirds Soccer Club as Director of Coaching since leaving the club in 2015 to complete his Masters in Management, whilst coaching at the youth professional level in England. Adam holds his FA Level 2 in Coaching football, and is working towards his UEFA B. He also has achieved Football Psychology and Talent Identification qualifications, USSF Coaching licences with a goal to reach the A Licence. Further to his Masters, academically Adam has achieved an Honours Degree in Sport Development and Coaching. He has also achieved his NVQ in Sporting Excellence and a BTEC National Diploma in Sport.
Adam has been coaching for over 9 years, both in the UK and the USA. Following playing full time at the Professional level in England, Adam coached within the Lincoln University Football program and in the USA for U.K. International, where he became a Regional Director. Adam continued to play during his studies at the Semi-professional level for Stamford AFC and Lincoln United respectively. Adam currently also coaches at the Collegiate level with the Men’s program at Saint Xavier University.
- Jordan Lomax – Technical Director
Jordan joined Firebirds SC in 2015 where he has since proven to become a quality addition to the training staff, demonstrating a focused and determined personality which has seen him find success with the clubs teams.
Jordan played at the semi-professional level in the UK, where had later gained experience coaching working with local clubs and achieving his FA coaching licences. His passion for the game saw him work for UK International Soccer, where he continued his personal coaching development, coaching hundreds of players at different abilities across the USA. Further, Jordan achieved a Bachelors Degree in Sports Coaching and Development at the University of Cumbria in England.
Michael Williams –Technical Director
Michael has been with Firebirds Soccer club for 3 years now. He joins us from UK International Soccer where he works as an Assistant Regional Director. Mike is a hard-wenthusiasticusiastic and passionate coach who clearly demonstrates his love for the game and player development.
Prior to Firebirds, Michael gained key academic and vocational qualifications alongside invaluable experience working with children both on and off the soccer field. Michael graduated in 2012 with Bachelors of Science in Business, Management and Economics. During this time he also became a Level 2 English F.A qualified Soccer coach and referee. Since then he has gone on to acquire 12 years of experience working with children, including 2 years as a grade two and three elementary school teacher back in England, 4 years working with local Football clubs in Liverpool, and 4 years working in the USA. Michael also brings experience from his playing days, he played throughout his childhood and went on to represent the University College Lancashire for 4 years.