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Club Coaches

All MFC head coaches and assistant coaches are SafeSport Certified

Brandon Clarke

2004/2005 Girls, 2006 Boys Gold

Brandon grew up in North Phoenix playing soccer and basketball and began coaching at the age of 19 for his younger brother's middle school football and basketball teams.  In 2007 he began coaching his kids in soccer, t-ball, basketball, and football at the local YMCA and RAMMS.  He's been coaching for Madison FC since 2012, first as a rec league coach and assisting the 05 Girls club team.  In 2016 he formed and has been the head coach of the MFC 06 Boys Blue team.  When he's not coaching, he's running StartupAZ, a local non-profit he co-founded to support entrepreneurs, and CRADL, a design lab that evaluates and develops products and media for kids.  Brandon is married with three kids and lives in North Central Phoenix

Casey Fromm

2004/2005 Girls

Casey Fromm coaches the 05 Girls and in the U6 Rec division.  He is a Phoenix native and grew up playing soccer for the West Town Soccer Club and continued playing competitive for another 15 years.  Once his children were old enough to play he began his volunteer coaching career and has been coaching since 2010.  His wife will tell you he and his four kids are either practicing soccer, playing soccer or watching soccer. 

Leigh Goldstein

2007 Boys Gold

Leigh Goldstein has been a coach with the Madison Futbol Club for the past 6 years in both rec and Club and currently is the Executive Director of the Madison Futbol Club. Leigh coaches the MFC 07 Boys Gold team on the club level and has both his "E" and "F" coach’s licenses. Leigh is originally from New York but now makes North Central Phoenix his home. When Leigh is not coaching soccer Leigh enjoys spending time with his wife Diane and his two boys Lucas and Oliver.

Josh Mauldin

2010 Boys Gold, 2007 Boys Blue

Josh Mauldin has been a coach with the Madison Futbol Club for the past 6 years in both rec and Club. He is the current coach of the MFC 07 Boys Blue team as well as the MFC 2010 Boys Blue team on the club level and has both his "E" and "F" coaches’ licenses. Josh grew up in California, spent some time in Texas and has been in Phoenix for the last 10 years.

Sean Warfield

2008 Boys Gold

Sean Warfield has been with the Madison Futbol Club for the past 2 seasons. He is currently the coach of the MFC 08 Boys Blue team and holds a USSF National E License. He has played soccer for 28 years at various levels and enjoys watching young players develop a true love of the sport.   

Hans Papke

2009 Boys Gold

Hans Papke has been a coach with the Madison Futbol Club for the past 6 years in both rec and Club. Currently Hans coaches the MFC 09 Boys Gold team on the club level. He is very enthusiastic about coaching youth sports as he feels it's an important part of child's growth in society. Hans also is a big believer that team sports help build character because they teach kids discipline, how to work in a group, and how to have good sportsmanship. He grew up in Colorado and was involved in every outdoor activity imaginable. Currently, Hans resides in central Phoenix where he spends most of his time outside playing with his two children. 

Jeremy Van Buren

2009 Boys Gold

Jeremy Van Buren coaches the 05 girls and 09 boys.  "JVB" has been with club and since 2011 and has been on the Board of Directors since 2015.  His current title is Director of Club Coaches.  He currently holds a US soccer E license. 

Jeff Cody

2009 Girls Gold

Jeff Cody has been a coach with the Madison Futbol Club for the past 4 years in both rec and Club. Jeff has 12 years of coaching experience in softball, baseball, basketball and soccer. He is the current coach of the 2009 Girls Gold team and the assistant coach of the 2006 Boys Blue team. Jeff has both his "E" and "F" coach’s licenses. He is a native of Central Phoenix, growing up in the same area he now calls home with his 3 children.

Haillie Hornburg

2009 Girls Blue

A member of Positive Coaching Alliance, Haillie’s coaching philosophy focuses on encouraging competitive skill building with an emphasis on team work and sportsmanship. She played competitively for 14 years and has coached school, rec and club teams over the past 6 years. An avid outdoors enthusiast, she runs Trust The Trail AZ as a professional hiking and yoga guide. Loves camping and traveling with her husband and 3 kids. 

Martha Valente

2009 Girls Blue

Hi I’m Martha! This is my first time coaching the 09 Girls Blue team at Madison. I was born and raised in Arizona and played club soccer for 14 years. When I’m not working (or coaching) I enjoy spending time with my family, traveling, and skiing.

Jessica Post

2010 Boys Gold

Jessica Post grew up playing club soccer in Los Angeles.  She then played soccer at Dartmouth College and was named Ivy League Player of the Year.  Following college, Jessica was drafted by the Carolina Courage and played briefly in the Women’s United Soccer Association.  When she isn’t working, Jessica enjoys spending time with her husband (Dom) and her three sons.  Jessica has coached in the MFC rec leagues and will help coach the Boys’ ’10 Blue Team.  Jessica loves all things soccer. 

Brad Parker

2010 Girls

Brad Parker grew up in North Central Phoenix where he resides today. He recently started coaching with Madison Futbol Club. He coached the 1-2 Winter Rec Team and will coach the 2010 Girls Club Team this season.  In his spare time, Brad enjoys spending time with his wife, Tiffany and their three daughters. All three girls play for Madison Futbol Club.  He also loves watching the Arizona Cardinals.

Janeen Gelinas

2010 Girls

Janeen Gelinas has worked as local real estate broker for over 20 years.  She is the proud mother of 5 children.  She was a Nebraska All State soccer player in high school. She loves sharing her love of soccer & teaching the game to kids. She's excited to help coach her youngest daughter  Abby this year.

Keith Konetzni

2011 Girls

Keith Konetzni grew up in Libertyville, IL and has been an avid soccer player since starting the sport at 4 years old. He started playing club soccer in Libertyville and continued at the club level, playing for Paradise Valley Soccer Club (now SC Del Sol), when moving to Arizona. During Keith's high school years, he was scouted and had the pleasure of traveling overseas to Europe, playing for an Olympic Development program in both Denmark and Sweden. Keith is currently coaching the 2011 MFC Girls team and when not coaching or playing soccer himself, you will most likely find him at one of his favorite golf courses throughout Arizona.

James Ducusin

2011 Boys

James Ducusin has been a soccer coach for several years, primarily in recreational soccer. Last year his focus shifted towards competitive club soccer where he helped coach the MFC 2010 Boys team. This year he has taken on the role as the coach for the MFC 2011 Boys team. James was born and raised on the sunny beaches of Southern California, but now resides in Central Phoenix where he calls home. When he is not coaching, he is typically traveling or participating in other outdoor activities with his wife and three young boys. He is very proud to be a part of the MFC family!

Chris Smith

2011 Boys

Hi my name is Chris and I am a current coach for the 2011 Boys Team. I have been coaching youth soccer for the past 4 years. When I’m not coaching or working I enjoy traveling with my wife Melissa and 2 kids (Maks and Alexandria). Growing up in South Phoenix I learned at a early age that sports can be used as a great tool to learn about teamwork, being a leader, and how to handle adversity. Which are things that we teach our team everyday.