Coach Ahmad played soccer in college for JCCC and is now a semi-pro player for the Sunflower State FC soccer team. He is currently studying at the school of aviation to become a pilot. Coach Ahmad enjoys playing football whenever he has free time and loves teaching kids the basics of soccer. He wants to see the sport grow more widespread all over the United States in order to give it the value that it deserves.
Coach Lauren will be graduating Olathe Northwest H.S. in May. She will play Soccer at Stephens College and pursue a degree in Integrative Human Biology. Coach Lauren enjoys spending time with her two dogs and friends in her free time. She loves working with kids especially when soccer is involved. She wants to help develop soccer skills and a love for the game.
Coach Thomas is from France and has been living in the United States for 4 years now. He just graduated with a B.A in Finance and International Business from Washburn University, Topeka, KS. In France, he used to work with children in cultural activities and sport programs. He has been playing soccer his whole life, and he was playing on a National level before deciding to come to the United States to focus on his studies. During his free time, he loves to go out with his friends, play soccer, and different sports like karting, tennis, and pickleball. Coach Thomas loves soccer and believes that sports can have a powerful impact on the youths’ lives, so he’s working hard to transmit his passion for the game.
Coach Imani originally from Miami, Florida and a Caribbean background, Soccer has always been a big influence in her life! In her Youth, Coach Imani played many sports, include soccer, volleyball, MMA, Dance and track and field. With a passion for athleticism, Imani has a passion for nurturing the youth. She has 7 years of experience in child care and took a couple of classes in Child Development. With a passion for soccer and an awareness for youth development, coach Imani drives herself to deliver the an Excellent Experience of growth and fun for the children!
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