Staff and Board

Executive Staff 434-975-5025

Executive Director

Matt Wilson

Email | Ext 114

SOCA Program and Project Development
Contact for SOCA Fundraising Campaigns
Staff Management
Board Inquiries
Skyline Club Soccer League Commissioner
Member VYSA Board of Directors

B.A. University of Richmond
USSF National 'D' License

Director of Soccer

Bill Mueller

Email | Ext 112

SOCA Program and Curriculum Development
Contact for SOCA Camps and Clinics
Hotshots Director

USSF 'A' License
National Youth License

Playing Experience:
Penn State University (Final Four)

B.S. - Penn State University
M.L.A. - University of Virginia

Director of Coaching

Jimmy Tharpe

Email | Ext 116

Contact for SOCA Elite Travel Program
Travel Coach Training and Development
College Recruitment Inquiries

USSF National A-Youth License
NSCAA Permier Diploma
NSCAA Level 1 Goalkeeper Diploma

Playing Experience:
Lynchburg College (Captain 2006)

Coaching Experience:
Assistant Coach Lynchburg College
Assistant Coach Rhodes College
VYSA District ODP Coach
VYSA State Assistant Coach
Technical Director Central Virginia United

B.A. Lynchburg College (Magna Cum Laude)
Masters of Education Lynchburg College

Charlottesville Staff 434-975-5025

Charlottesville Program Director & Sponsorship Coordinator

Andy Wilson

Email | Ext 110

Field and Facilities Coordination
Challenge Program Inquiries
General Program Registration Questions

USSF National 'D' license
USSF Grade 8 Referee

B.A. in Communication Studies, James Madison University

Charlottesville Recreation Program Coordinator

Chris Dolinger

Email | Ext 123

Coordinator of Fall and Spring Recreation Seasons.
Coordinator of Winter Indoor Soccer League.
Outreach Program Coordinator.

B.A. Bethel College - Indiana

Charlottesville Premier Program

Greg Paynter

Email | Ext 120

Coordinator of Premier Travel Program
College Placement Coordinator
Staff Coach

USC Advanced National

Coaching Experience:
Head Coach, Towson University
Associate Head Coach, James Madison University

B.A. Virginia Tech
Masters of Education, James Madison University

Charlottesville Classic Program Coordinator

Jason Moore

Email | Ext 118

Coordinator of Classic Program
PRO23 Women's Head Coach
Staff Coach

USC Premier Diploma
USSF National C License
USC National Goalkeeper Diploma
USYS National Youth License.

B.S. in Recreation and Sport Leadership concentration in Movement Studies, Eastern Mennonite University.

Coaching Experience:
Men's & Women's Head Coach; Bethel College (KS);
Assistant Women's Coach, D1, JMU;
Assistant Coach, EMU
Director of Coaching, SVU
Director of Coaching, St. Vrain FC (CO);
VYSA State ODP Assistant Coach;
USC Coaching Education Staff.

Playing Experience:
NCAA Division III - Eastern Mennonite University; Sweet 16 Participant.

Charlottesville Adult Program Coordinator

Matt Rowe

Email | Ext 119

Coordinator of SOCA's Adult Programs
PRO23 Men's Head Coach
Staff Coach

USSF National A-Youth License

Playing Experience:
Lynchburg College - National Finalist 2010

Coaching Experience:
Assistant Coach Lynchburg College
VYSA District ODP Coach
VYSA State ODP Assistant Coach
Camp & Recreation Program Director Central Virginia United

B.A. Lynchburg College
Masters of Educational Leadership Lynchburg College

Charlottesville Director of Referees

Lecky Stone

Email | Ext 434-962-0115

Referee Training and Assignment

USSF Certified Referee Instructor
NCAA Referee & College Referee Assessor
VHSL High School Referee Assignor

BS Math & Physics Washington & Lee University
BA Dramatic Arts Washington & Lee
JD University of Virginia Law School

Charlottesville Administrator

Sunny Herold

Email | Ext 111

Contact for Charlottesville:
Program Registration inquiries
Financial Assistance Applications
Installment Payment Plans
Travel Program Administration

Soca Board of Directors


Don Long



Bill Brady



Britt Becker



Rick Natale



Babak Alimard



Barry Collins



Anne Hudlow



Robyn Mattern



Paul Rittenhouse



Kim Starr



Alex Stevens