Coach Andy was born in Pretoria, South Africa! Although she was born far away from Tennessee she eventually found her way to Nashville to attend Belmont University to study Psychology. After a couple of seasons coaching for Soccer Shots, Coach Andy has joined us as a Fall Intern. Whenever Coach Andy has free time you can catch her doing a variety of different activities around Nashville, such as hiking or even painting! Her favorite snacks are Cuties, so make sure to bring her some if you ever get the chance to meet her on Soccer Island! Coach Andy is looking forward to meeting and coaching as many kids as possible!
Coach Micha is originally from Marburg, Germany but grew up in Thailand! He went back to Germany to get his degree in International Social Work before moving to Nashville, Tennessee. Here in Nashville he loves to play soccer, sand volleyball, go on nature walks and spend time with his Wife Taylor and their friends. Coach Micha is also busy working on his Masters degree in mental health counseling at Concordia University. Coach Micha loves to meet our soccer friends and play games on Soccer Island! He wants to encourage kids to unleash their potential on and off the field and get them excited about the beautiful game!
Coach Olivia was born in Johnsburg, Illinois! She moved to Nashville for work and participates in Soccer Shots when she has free time on the weekends! Some of Coach Olivia’s favorite things to do include cooking up some new recipes that she’s never tried before! Coach Olivia is also a big fan of food (as we all are) so you can find her out and about at various different restaurants throughout the Nashville area! Her favorite snack is peanut butter toast with some sliced bananas on it, Yum! Coach Olivia is looking forward to providing a fun and engaging learning environment for children so they can fall in love with soccer just like she did!
Coach Elizabeth was born and raised in Clarksville, TN. She is busy with her Bachelor’s Degree in Theatre and Dance from Austin Peay State University and actually teaches dance classes as well! Some of Elizabeth’s hobbies include dancing, reading books, and spending time with her husband and daughter. Coach Elizabeth is most excited for having fun and helping her new soccer friends fall in love with the game! If you want to surprise your coach, bring them some sour gummy worms because they are her favorite!
Coach Lexi is originally from Portland, Oregon but just moved to Nashville from Olympia, Washington a couple months ago! She attended The Evergreen State College and graduated with a degree in media studies. Some of her favorite things to do are hiking, reading, and photography. Coach Lexi is so excited to meet all her Soccer Shots’ friends and get them excited about playing soccer!
Coach Amy is from Lake Zurich, Illinois but now lives here in Nashville. Her favorite vacation spot is Chicago where her older sister lives. Some of her favorite hobbies include baking, hiking, running, and soccer. She also loves the color yellow and eating Brownies! She is currently a PhD student at Vanderbilt studying Pharmacology. Coach Amy is most excited to see kids fall in love with playing soccer, just like she did when she was a kid!
If you have a passion for positively impacting children, we’d love to talk to you.