Kansas City Scott Gallagher Soccer Club

Mark Sheldon - Coach Spotlight June 2020

Mark Sheldon - Behind the Shield

Licenses: USSF A License

Professional Experience:  UMKC Women's Assistant Soccer Coach, NCAA Division 1

Playing Experience: College

Hometown: Shawnee, KS

High School: Shawnee Mission North

College: University of Kansas

Favorite Food: Italian

Favorite Athlete: MIchael Jordan

Favorite Shield Value & Why? Humility because no matter how successful you become, you need to be humble enough to think you can always get better at what you do or who you can become.

What do you do in your free time? Golf when possible.

Favorite Quote: “Be the change that you wish to see in the world.” - Mahatma Gandhi

Why do you coach for KCSG? KCSG continues to strive to provide a competitive training environment where players are challenged and pushed to be their best version on and off the field. I wanted to be a part of that process to help players achieve at the highest levels of the game.    


Coaching Success: Coached and worked with numerous players who have played at the professional, collegiate, and national team levels.