Derek has worked with the Jersey Knights Soccer Club since 2003 and has worked as a coach of the U20 Men’s Y-League team since 2007. This His team qualified for the USL Super 20’s 2015 championships. He is currentlysupporting the U18B Imperials with Steven MacKenzie. He is in second season as assistant coach at Union County College and help guide them to a 12-6-1 record and a Region XIX Championsship as well as qualification to the NJCAA National Tournament.
Derek has a Bachelor of Applied Science in Chemical Engineering from the University of Toronto and is a licensed Professional Engineer in the Province of Ontario, Caanda. He holds a USSF “E”license and an NSCAA State License. Derek is a member of National Soccer Coaches Association of America and has several other professional development courses with that organization. He is also a member of the National Youth Sports Coaches Association (NYSCA).