Lisa Cole joins Centre Soccer as Technical Director.
Lisa Cole is the current head coach of the Papua New Guinea u20 Women's World Cup team.
Cole is the former Head Coach of the Boston Breakers in Women's Professional Soccer. As Technical Director, Cole will oversee and establish programing focused on player and coaching development. She will also be working with our youth players and coaches in the WPS off-season.
Cole brings over a decade of coaching experience to the association from all levels; professional, collegiate, and youth, along with experience running camps and clinics. Cole was the President and Assistant Coach of SoccerPlus Connecticut Reds. In addition, Cole is the Director for the SoccerPlus Education Center, a non-profit organization that provides and participates in educational programs, seminars, community outreach events and individual mentoring on and off the soccer field.
Cole’s collegiate coaching experience includes a year at Florida State as an Assistant Coach; she served as Head Coach of the University of Rhode Island; Assistant Coach at the University of Connecticut and Assistant Coach at the University of Mississippi.
Cole holds a USSF “A” license and NSCAA Premier Diploma and is an NSCAA National staff coach and member of the Region I Olympic Development Program (ODP) staff.