Austin has various coaching and playing experiences. He has completed numerous Canada Soccer Grassroots Coaching Courses and his Alberta Soccer C-License Training. As a player, Austin had a successful college career at NAIT participating in teams that earned many national medals at the CCAA level. As a coach, Austin has experiences coaching at the Club Level and at the Men's Major League level.
Austin completed his Bachelor of Business Administration at NAIT and now works as the Lead Account Manager at a website agency in Edmonton.
Austin brings his leadership and business experience to Soccer Strides and is thrilled to help lead Soccer Strides in achieve its mission.
Santi’s coaching experience is diverse, ranging from coaching at the grassroots level through Alberta Soccer Association’s Multi-Sports Camps, coaching various U17 EIYSA club teams and serving as an assistant coach for the MacEwan Griffins.
Compounding his experience as a coach, Santi’s history as a former CCAA/CIS athlete, and his experience currently working as a teacher here in Edmonton give him the skills, knowledge, and abilities to provide players with focused, targeted, and meaningful instruction throughout Soccer Strides sessions.