TPSC Professional Coaches - 2019

TPSC Competitive Team Coaches and Rec Pro Trainers 2019


TPSC 2019 Competitive Team Coaches
Boys 2012 Liam Whelan
Boys 2011 Chris Stibich (A), Aaron Jones (B)
Boys 2010 Javier Alvarado
Boys 2009 Mattias Kodzoman
Boys 2008 Javier Alvarado
Boys 2007 Adam Dietz
Boys 2006 Adam Dietz
Boys 2005 David Siracusa
Boys 2004 Andrew Shuter
Boys 2001 tbd
Girls 2012 tbd
Girls 2011 tbd
Girls 2010 Alexa Garratt
Girls 2009 Alexa Garratt
Girls 2008 Mattias Kodzoman
Girls 2007 Andrew Shuter
Girls 2006 Chris Stibich
Girls 2005 Andrew Shuter
Girls 2004 Andrew Shuter



Mattias Kodzoman is the Director of Coaching and Development for the Tiburon Peninsula Soccer Club.  He has extensive experience as a player and coach.  Mattias is from Vasteras, Sweden.   He has a NSCAA Premier Diploma and has coached competitive youth teams for the past 10+ years in Tiburon Peninsula Soccer Club, Marin FC, Mill Valley Soccer Club, Central Marin Youth Soccer Club, San Francisco Youth Soccer and is the current Redwood High School Varsity Girls coach. He is a two time All American having played soccer for Tri-State University and University of San Francisco and as a professional player in Sweden for Basteras SK.  He has a BS in Marketing and Accounting from the University of San Francisco.  Mattias has also taken over 400 players and parents to Europe to play soccer over the past 9 years.  In addition to being our club’s Director of Coaching and Development, Mattias will also coach the 2008 girls A and the 2009 boys A teams in 2019.


Javier Alvarado has over 24 years’ experience coaching youth soccer players. He has coached youth teams for TPSC, Novato, Mill Valley, Marin FC and high school teams for Tam High and Sacred Heart Cathedral. As a player, Javier played for the semi-pro teams SF Diablos and SR Breakers. He was the team captain at City College of San Francisco and also played at San Francisco State. Javier has his USSF E/D license, attended numerous coaching symposiums, plus has his AA in Kinesiology.  Javi will coach the 2008 boys and the 2010 boys teams in 2010.



Chris Stibich grew up in Marin and played as a youth in Tiburon Peninsula Soccer Club, Mill Valley Soccer Club, Marin FC and at Redwood High. He went on to play collegiate soccer for Whitworth University as part of one of the most successful classes winning three straight Northwest Conference titles and competing in three NCAA Division III tournaments. Post college, Chris played professionally for the Bay Area Ambassadors and AS Laranja, Kyoto Japan. Chris’ 15+ years of coaching includes soccer camps, clinics and teams for SoccerInsight, Spokane Shadow, Kyoto Academy, TPSC, MVSC, Marin Catholic High School and Academy of Art University. He has a NSCAA National Diploma coaching license and a BA in Graphic Design.  Chris will coach the 2006 girls team and the 2011 boys team in 2019.



Andrew Shuter grew up in England where he played for Northampton Town as a youth. Moving to the States at the age of 11, he then played for Novato Youth Soccer until he was 18. Andrew played at College of Marin for a season before deciding to become a coach.  He has coached for North Marin United, Novato High School, and Marin Catholic High School. He had his USSF E and his NSCAA National Diploma.  Andrew will coach the 2007, 2005, 2004 girls and the 2004 boys teams in 2019.



Alexa Garratt grew up playing competitive soccer for Mill Valley and Marin FC; she also played for Tam High's Varsity team all four years and helped the team win league, playoff, and North Coast Section titles in 2008. She began working as an assistant coach for various soccer camps when she was 13. Since graduating from UC Davis she has coached for the Tiburon Peninsula Soccer Club and for several teams in San Francisco.  Alexa will coach the 2009, 2010 and the 2011 girls teams in 2019.



Liam Whelan has coached in the Bay Area and in Peru and Argentina over the past 11 years.  He has coached for the SF Vikings, Seals, Glens, Saint Ingnatius, Mill Valley, San Ramon and Soccer without Borders in Oakland.  He is currently the head coach for the Marin Catholic girls varsity team.  Liam has played at City College, Holy Names University, the SF Seals PDL team, SF Stompers NPSL team and in the SF and Argentina Leagues.  He has a NSCAA Advanced National and USSF F licenses.  Liam will coach the 2012 boys team in 2019.