Sean Henderson

Director of Scouting

David Lara

Academy Head of Recruitment

Player Personnel

Corey Sinser

Director of Player Personnel

Team Administration & Operations

Grant Clark

Vince Johnson

Eduardo Millan

Assistant Team Administrator / CASO

Josh Gehrke

Defiance Team Administrator

Player Medical

Chris Cornish

Hilary Obert

Head of Physical Therapy

Sheila Tatsunami

Head Athletic Trainer

Scott Armistead

Athletic Trainer

Bami Adu

Physical Therapist

Emma Strom

Tacoma Defiance Head Athletic Trainer

Ryne Schrader

Academy Head Athletic Trainer

Michael Morris M.D.

Troy Henning D.O.

Chief Medical Officer

Tim Johnson M.D.

Internal Medicine Physician

Ronan Cahill M.D.

Tacoma Defiance Chief Medical Officer

Forrest Hartford

Chiropractor / Active Release Provider

Emily Chard

Massage Therapist


Adam Centofanti

Director of Performance

Cody Williamson

Head of Fitness

Megan Young

Performance Coach

Willem van Brederode

Sports Scientist

Sudip Bagui

MLS NEXT Pro Performance Coach

Jake O'Neil

Academy Performance Coach


Nolan Myer

Moises Orozco

First Team Equipment Manager

Vicente Luis 

Next Pro Equipment Manager

Blake Kuehl

First Team Assistant Equipment Manager 

Ethan Francais

Academy Equipment Assistant

Soccer Analytics & Video Analysis

Tyler Cox

Director of Analytics

John Elsenbast

Head of Video Analysis

Kyle Beck

Software Developer

Rodrigo Carvalho

First Team Analyst

Matt Dorman

Development Analyst