Coach Delmar

Coach Delmar

Coach Del was born in New York City, New York. He began playing soccer as a result of a year spent in England between high school and college. “We played every day and my love for the game grew from that and I haven’t stopped playing since.” Coach Del has a degree in BioInformatics and a professional degree as a Physician Assistant. He is currently pursuing a MBA with a concentration in Healthcare Administration. What he enjoys most about soccer is the camaraderie and enjoys coaching youth soccer, engaging the kids and watching the expression on their face when they have an “aha” moment.


*CPR/First Aid/AED Certified

Coach Erandi

Coach Erandi

Coach Erandi was born in California and began playing soccer at the age of 6. She is currently pursuing a degree in Social Work. What she enjoys most about soccer is practicing a move and being able to master it. What Coach Erandi enjoys most about coaching youth soccer is seeing players go through the process of learning and being able to give them helpful tips.

*CPR/First Aid/AED Certified

*Speaks fluent Spanish

Coach Gustavo

Coach Gustavo

Coach Gustavo was born in Mountain View, California. He plans to study Engineering and enjoys soccer because it is a fun workout. What Coach Gustavo enjoys most about coaching soccer is playing with the kids and creating memories.

*Speaks fluent Spanish

Coach Giselle

Coach Giselle

Coach Giselle was born in Mountain View, California. She began playing at the age of 4 and is currently studying Kinesiology Exercise Science with a concentration in Rehabilitation and minoring in Spanish at Sacramento State. She plans to pursue her doctorate to become a Pediatric Physical Therapist. She enjoys soccer because it is useful in coping with stresses of school. What Coach Giselle enjoys most about coaching soccer is creating bonds and memories with the children.

*Speaks fluent Spanish

Coach Christian

Coach Christian

Coach Christian was born in Sao Paulo, Brazil and began playing soccer at the age of 3. He is studying writing and music. What he enjoys most about playing soccer is scoring and winning! What Coach Christian enjoys most about coaching youth soccer is helping players develop motor skills in order to help them improve overall as an athlete and as a better soccer player. He also enjoys joking around with the kids and making them laugh. 

*Speaks fluent Spanish

Coach Izzy

Coach Izzy

Coach Izzy was born in Dubai, United Arab Emirates. He began playing soccer at the age of 17 and enjoys exploring the game and passing on the knowledge to youth players. What Coach Izzy enjoys most about coaching soccer is the repetition in training.

*Speaks fluent Russian, Tajik, Farsi, Uyghur and Uzbek

Coach Justin

Coach Justin

Coach Justin was born in Albuquerque, New Mexico and began playing soccer at the age of 3. He has a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering and works in a mechanical engineering design firm. What he enjoys most about soccer is the flow of the game, a good build up of team possession, a beautiful dribbling skill or defensive tackle or save, staunch coordinated defenses, and an impossible shot. “I love watching it and I love playing it. Joy isn’t complete until it’s shared! And all the kids and other coaches are so fun. They encourage me with all of their candidness, interests, and energy.”

*Speaks conversational Spanish

Coach Stef

Coach Stef

Coach Stef was born in Lima, Peru and began playing soccer at the age of 8. She is currently pursuing her Bachelor’s degree in Sociology at San Jose State University. What she enjoys most about soccer is the intensity of the game and how it brings everyone together regardless of age and culture. What Coach Stef enjoys most about coaching youth soccer is getting to know the kids and having fun with them. “I love teaching them new skills and seeing their progress.”

*CPR/First Aid/AED Certified

*Speaks fluent Spanish

*Experience coaching youth soccer: 2 years

Coach Moises

Coach Moises

Coach Moises was born in Palo Alto, California. He began playing soccer at the age of 5 and currently works as a paraprofessional in the Palo Alto School District. What Coach Moises enjoys most about playing soccer is the “the fact that I am able to give it my all, with a desire to get better and have a lot of fun.” What he enjoys most about coaching youth soccer is seeing the look on the players’ faces when they are able to succeed at something they have been working really hard for and how much fun they are able to have on the pitch. 

*CPR/First Aid/AED Certified

*Speaks fluent Spanish

*Experience coaching youth soccer: 13 years

Coach Viviana

Coach Viviana

Coach Vivi was born in San Francisco, California and began playing soccer at the age of 5. She is currently pursuing a Bachelor’s degree in Public Health and a Master’s degree in Traditional Chinese Medicine. What she enjoys most about playing soccer is the achievement of the flow state or being “in the zone.” What she enjoys most about coaching is the training and improving of soccer skills on the individual level and the collective level while having fun.

*CPR/First Aid/AED Certified

*Experience coaching youth soccer: 3 years

*Speaks conversational Spanish

Coach Carlos

Coach Carlos

Coach Carlos was born in San Jose, California. He began playing soccer at the age of 9 and enjoys soccer for the mental aspect of the game. What Coach Carlos enjoys most about coaching youth soccer is watching the achievements of the players and their growth.

*CPR/First Aid/AED Certified

*Speaks fluent Spanish

*Experience coaching youth soccer: 13 years

Coach Ken Mburu

Coach Ken

Coach Ken is the Owner and CEO of Coach Ken Soccer Academy. Born in Kenya, Coach Ken began playing soccer at the age of 3. In college, he played for Egerton University and studied Literature, Linguistics and Philosophy. What he enjoys most about soccer is the freedom, creativity, teamwork and fitness. What Coach Ken enjoys most about coaching soccer is the ability to pass on the love of the game and develop the whole person using soccer as the tool.

*CPR/First Aid/AED Certified

*Speaks fluent Swahili and Kikuyu

*Experience coaching youth soccer: 17 years

Coach Ken is also a published author. You can purchase his books here on Amazon.