Brent founded Heart Academy in 2012. As a player growing up, he had the opportunity to compete against some of the highest ranking soccer clubs throughout the state of Michigan. As a coach and trainer, his passion and love for the game goes uncontested. Brent holds a USSF “B” license, and a NSCAA Advanced National Diploma and has worked with some of the best teams and players (ranging from Select- MRL).
Josh is known for encouraging positive attitudes and motivating players. His experience stems from being a first team all-state player in high school, playing at Western Michigan University and coaching for nineteen years. Josh’s coaching record includes a first district title for Goodrich High School Boys Soccer team in 1998 and leading the Goodrich High School Girls Varsity team to their first District Title and Regional appearance. He also started and head coached Muskegon Community College Women’s Soccer from 2012 – 2014 . Josh holds a USSF National “C” License.
Will developed his passion for the game and position of goalkeeping as he made massive strides in his own game with hard work and discipline. As a player he competed in a high level of high school, club and collegiate games. In addition to this, he was trained by some of the top coaches in the Midwest and country. As a coach, he has worked with goalkeepers of all ages and skill levels starting with personal training sessions and going on to work with teams, programs, and running his own goalkeeper camp. He looks to share his passion for the game with other goalkeepers as he challenges them to reach their potential.
Jake has grown up playing for some of our Senior staff coaches and has become a great motivator for youth players. Jake currently holds his USSF “D” License and is excited about the opportunity he gets to help youth players progress within the game.
Tim has been around the game for more than 12 years and has a great knowledge and understanding. Having kids that played in leagues all the way from Rec – Premier has allowed Tim to navigate his way through youth soccer. Tim Currently holds his USSF “E” license and is pursuing his USSF “D”. We are glad Tim is helping give back to all the youth players.