Jeff played collegiate soccer at both the University of North Carolina and UC Santa Barbara. Following school he played and trained with various clubs in Germany, Austria and Sweden as well as in the United States with the Dallas Burn, Anaheim Splash and the Sacramento Knights. As a coach he apprenticed for 10 years with legendary coach Hubert Vogelsinger. He has coached youth and college players for over 25 years. His ability to demonstrate, inspire and teach technical aspects of the game is at the expert level – “Master Teacher”.