Coaches

Experienced, Trained, Locker Soccer Certified Coaches.

Locker Soccer Academy coaches all love the game of soccer. They are driven to help teach and develop young people to be successful at life and soccer. Locker Soccer trains all of it's coaches with the support of childhood development mentors that have a passion for teaching.

All of our staff are excited to teach and lead your child to be the best that they can be. Below we feature some of our main staff members and head coaches, as well as our high school and college kids that are just starting out.

Coaches

Steve Locker

Steve founded Locker Soccer in 2004 when he discovered that there was a valuable connection between fun, sports and childhood development. He later founded Second Nature Sports in 2013 to share his coaching philosophy with others. He holds a Master of Education degree.

Steve has 16 years of collegiate head coaching experience including... Full bio

Clay McClatchie

Clay joined the Locker Soccer family in the Summer of 2008. He played soccer locally for Village Academy. Clay previously worked in the developmental academy for the Colorado Rapids of Major League Soccer. He holds a Bachelors degree in Sport Marketing and Management from Indiana University, and received his Masters degree in the same field... Full bio

Mike Salisbury

Mike joined Locker Soccer in 2005. Mike has been involved with the sport of soccer in many different capacities. He played collegiate soccer at Otterbein, graduating in 2005. Played 2 years at Community College of Allegheny County in Pittsburgh. Coached at Westerville North High School for 13 years as the Varsity Assistant. Coached 3 years... Full bio

Nikki Duff

Nikki joined Locker Soccer in 2008. She grew up in South Bend, IN and is still a loyal Irish fan. She has played soccer at all levels. She coached the Coffman High School girls program for 6 years, which included 2 State Championships. She has been coaching at the youth level in rec and club since 2001. Coach Nikki's passion is with the 2-6... Full bio

Aaron Clayton

Aaron started working with Locker Soccer in fall of 2013, and currently serves as a coach for both the Powell and Gahanna locations.  As a physical therapy student, he has spent his time outside of his work and education interning at a number of therapy clinics around Columbus.  Aaron has many years of playing experience at a number... Full bio

Michele Moore

Michele Moore started with us in the Fall of 2015 as our Academy Director.  Steve met her through their mutual love of yoga. In Michele's former life she was an elementary teacher, so she loves coming into the academy meeting new kids and watching them run around smiling. She lives in Dublin with her husband Simon and high school... Full bio

Beth Schoenberger

Beth has been coaching for Locker Soccer since 2008. She played soccer for the University of Cincinnati and The Ohio State University. Beth has coached a wide variety of age groups, at various... Full bio

Nate Myers

Nate joined us in 2015.

Sadie Giesman

Sadie joined us in 2016. She is a senior at Worthington Kilbourne High School and plays on the varsity soccer team.  She has played club soccer with Ohio Premier for 8 years.

Allie Gales

Allie joined us in 2015.

Joey Tallerico

Joey joined us in 2015.

Carli Gasparro

Carli joined us in 2016.

Caroline Moore

Caroline Moore started with us in the Fall of 2015. She is a Senior at Dublin Coffman High School.

Kelly Weddell

Kelly started working with Locker Soccer Academy in the Fall of 2013. She is currently a student at Capital University and is pursuing a degree in nursing. One day, she hopes to be able to work... Full bio

Adrianne Miller

Adrianne joined Locker Soccer Academy in the summer of 2013. She has a Bachelor’s degree in Health Promotion and Fitness and a minor in Nutrition from Otterbein University. She aspires to get her... Full bio

Keaton Morris

Keaton Morris started with us in the Fall of 2013.

Nicole Richards

Nicole Richards started with us in the Fall of 2014. She is a Senior at Dublin Coffman High School.

Ally Piero

Ally Piero started with us in the Fall of 2015. She is a Sophomore at Olentangy Liberty High School.

Olivia Stukey

Olivia joined the Locker Soccer family in the winter of 2015. She is a Senior at Dublin Coffman High School.

Becca Voss

Becca joined the Locker Soccer family in the Fall of 2011. She grew up in Raleigh, NC and has played soccer since the age of 2! She played soccer collegiately for Marshall University. Becca... Full bio

Shannon Dowell

Shannon Dowell started with us in the Fall of 2015.