Our Coaches

Heart of the City is proud of the roster of professional coaches who serve our student-athletes. Their experience and knowledge of the game is critical in ensuring our player development goals are met. Moreover, our coaches are positive role models and care deeply about imparting key life skills through the game of soccer. We will continue to invest in our coaches and their education to ensure our student-athletes are receiving the best possible experience and education.

Thomas Cahue

Director of Team and Football Operations

Omar Mendez

Staff Coach

David Motley

Staff Coach 


Jesus Ayala

Volunteer Coach


Cesar Mujica

Staff Coach



Ayse Oztas

Staff Coach


Frankie Pedrosa

Staff Coach

Natasha Kopystynsky

Wellness & Community Engagement Coordinator


Adrian Roman

Community Programs Manager


Rob Kettle

College Soccer Recruitment Specialist

Coaches in Training


Jared Ayala


Marlene Banales



Jacky Morales


Adamariss Chavez


Carmen Reyes


Tristen Torres


Interested in coaching for Heart of the City? Contact our Director of Team and Football Operations, Thomas Cahue, at thomas@hotcsoccer.org.