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Matt Dorman


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Jimmy Mcalister

director of soccer

kevin long

executive director

alex chursky

technical director

kyle rodeheaver

boys director of coaching

richard reece

girls director of coaching

matt brewer

junior sounders academy

paul aur

regional program director

raphael cox

shoreline regional director

george singh

south regional director

carlos enriquez

community outreach

george vukic

programs director

brooke reece

ecnl manager

michele authier

office manager

sean russell

camps director

gary whitehouse

college coordinator

brooke reece

ecnl manager

jasmin zachwieja

certified athletic trainer

paige blomso


PLayer Development director

Matt Dorman grew up in Nottingham, England & moved to the USA in 2008 after completing his BA at the University of Birmingham & MA at Leeds Carnegie, first moving to Washington DC and then transferring to the Pacific Northwest in 2012.

Matt completed his USSF ‘A-Youth’ coaching license in 2019, the NSCAA (now United Soccer Coaches) Premier Diploma in 2012 & Director of Coaching Diploma in 2016 & is currently enrolled on the UEFA ‘A’ License course with the Scottish FA. Matt has also undertaken the USSF Coach Educator License & conducts ‘D’ License education courses through Washington Youth Soccer.  

Matt has experience at various levels including international as an opposition scout for the USWNT (2022 UEFA European Championships), professional as a video analyst for OL Reign of the NWSL (2020-21), collegiate as an assistant coach for the men’s & women’s programs at Saint Martins University (2016-17), head coach of the women’s soccer program at Shoreline Community College (2014-16), high school as head coach of the girls program at Bellevue HS (2013-14), ODP as Region IV coach (2017) & WA EPD coach (2013-19). Matt also coached extensively at the youth level including Regional Club League, US Development Academy & ECNL.

Matt is married to wife Mallory, has two beautiful daughters Isla 4 years & Rosie 1 year & lives on Vashon Island. His favorite team is Nottingham Forest, and favorite all team player seen at a live game is Ronaldinho. He enjoys heading to the beach with the kiddos, reading a good book & camping out in the PNW.