Place of Birth: Glasgow, Scotland

Position Played: Defensive Midfield but played every position aside from GK during my career.

Favorite Player All time: Ryan Giggs.

Favorite Disney Movie: The Jungle Book, the original one.

Favorite Pastime: Going on Adventures with my wife and 3 kids.

Favorite Soccer moment: 2012 MLS playoffs vs Sporting KC, Scoring  a nice goal and just hearing and seeing the stadium full of Dynamo fans erupt, important goal too as it helped lead the team back to another MLS Cup Final.

Highest Coaching License: USSF National 'B'.

Why Private/Small Group Coaching: I love getting to know each player I work with on a personal level and seeing the improvement in their ability and belief in themselves is very gratifying. I've been coaching during my career since 2007 and I'm continuing to learn and improve on player development.

Former Teams:


2003-2006 Ross County FC (Scotland)

2006-2007 Elgin City FC (Scotland)

2007 Cleveland City Stars (USL)

2007-2010 Columbus Crew (MLS)

 -2008 MLS Supporters Shield Winner

 -2008 MLS Cup Champion

 -2009 MLS Supporters Shield Winner

2011 Portland Timbers (MLS)

2011-2013 Houston Dynamo (MLS)

 -2011 MLS Cup Finalist (L to LA Galaxy)

 -2012 MLS Cup Finalist (L to LA Galaxy, again)

2013 Seattle Sounders (MLS)

2014 FC Dallas (MLS)

2015-2016 New York Cosmos (NASL)

 -2015 NASL Champion

 -2016 NASL Champion

2017-2018 Sacramento Republic (USL)