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IMG Academy Coaches

Our coaches have decades of experience coaching the girls’ game, making IMG Academy the nation’s most effective program for sending student-athletes to the collegiate level.

Coaching Staff
Soccer Academy
Rusty Scarborough
Director of Soccer
Rusty most recently served as Director of Soccer for the Capital Area Soccer League (CASL), one of the nation's largest youth soccer clubs. There he was...

Soccer Coaching Staff

  • Kevin Hartman
    Technical Director
    A member of the U.S. Men's National Team for more than a decade, Kevin is one of the...
  • Jason Grubb
    U17 Girls Coach
    For the past 12 years, Jason Grubb has been actively involved in coaching soccer in...
  • Jorge Cruz
    Head Coach
    Jorge Cruz comes to IMG from Corpus Christi, Texas, where he was running the FC...
  • Kim Dean
    U14/U15 Coach
    Dean has been at IMG Academy since 2010 and currently coaches the U17 team. She's...
  • Matt Paton
    Head Coach
    Matt has spent the last 23 years coaching at the collegiate, club, and Olympic...

Soccer Administration

  • David Trementozzi
    Student Athlete Advisor
    David Trementozzi joins IMG Academy as the Student-Athlete Advisor for our girls...
  • DJ Callender
    Sport Advisor
    DJ joined IMG Academy from the corporate office of Jimmy John’s, where he served as...
  • David Valbuena
    Sport Advisor
    Prior to joining IMG Academy, David worked in the Finance Industry in Boston, MA....
  • Stefan John
    Operations Assistant
    Stefan comes to IMG Academy after completing his Bachelors of Science degree in...
  • Dion Daniels
    Operations Coordinator
    Dion Daniels is currently in his seventh year as Director of Operations for the...
  • Jason Puckett
    Team and Group Sales Manager
    Jason has worked with the University of Florida Athletic Department, the Cincinnati...
  • Marlboro Ma
    Head of China Recruitment
    With a home base in Beijing, Marlboro oversees all IMG Academy Outreach throughout...
  • Naotoshi Tamaru
    Outreach Coordinator - Japan
    Naotoshi Tamaru started as the Japanese Outreach Coordinator at IMG Academy in the...
  • Martina Knezevic
    Head of Europe Recruitment
    Martina was born and raised in Germany. After completing formal education in Munich...

Football Administration

  • Paul Fair
    Pro/Collegiate Advisor
    Paul graduated from Indiana University of Pennsylvania with a degree in Sports...

Soccer Support Staff

  • Lindsey Hamilton
    Mental Conditioning Coach
    Lindsey recently joined the IMG Academy as a mental conditioning coach. Her...
  • David DaSilva
    Mental/Vision Coach
    David coordinated Sport Psychology services at Barry University which included...
  • Kyrsten Retherford
    Physical Conditioning Coach
    Kyrsten joined IMG Academy's Athletic and Personal Development department in June...

College Planning and Placement Staff

  • Mark Blaweiss
    Mark Blaweiss
    Director of College Planning and Placement
    Mark Blaweiss has worked and held leadership roles in the fields of higher education...
  • Wayne Walton
    College Counselor
    Wayne works primarily with basketball, golf and baseball student-athletes. Prior to...
  • Heather Von Seggern
    Heather Von Seggern
    College Advisor
    Heather Von Seggern has been with IMG Academy since 2010 and works with soccer,...
  • Mark Riddell
    Mark Riddell
    Director of College Entrance Exam Preparation
    Mark Riddell is the Director of College Entrance Exam Preparation (SAT & ACT) at...
  • Scott Treibly
    Scott Treibly
    Recruiting Coordinator & College Advisor
    Scott Treibly has been with IMG Academy since 2001 and is currently the College...