Our Team

Our licensed coaches believe in player development and helping our players extract the many life lessons that soccer has to offer so they can be successful both on and off the field.
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SHANNON
MAC MILLAN

Executive Director

The DMCV Sharks Competitive program is run by Shannon Mac Millan. Shannon enjoyed a career with the US Women’s National team for 12 years; playing in 176 games and scoring 60 goals.  During that time, she won a gold medal at the 1996 Atlanta Olympics, a silver medal at the 2000 Sydney Olympics, and another gold as an alternate for the 2004 Greece Olympics. She also played a vital role in winning the 1999 Women’s World Cup and followed that up with a third-place finish in the 2003 Women’s World Cup. In 2002, Shannon was named the US Soccer female athlete of the year. She was also recently inducted into the United States Soccer Hall of Fame.

Shannon graduated from the University of Portland with a degree in social work. She was a four-time All American for the Pilots and won both the Hermann and MAC awards as the collegiate player of the year her senior year.   She was also a member of the US Soccer Envoys that conducted clinics in South Africa and Guatemala emphasizing the value of teamwork, respect, and leadership. 

Shannon has worked for ESPN as a color analyst for women’s collegiate soccer in the South Eastern Conference (SEC).  She also currently works for Fox soccer as a color analyst for the U17 and U20 women’s world cups.

WARREN
BARTON

Boys Director & Coach

Warren Barton was born and raised in London UK. He played at the highest level for 18 years in the EPL, he played for the English National Team, English Premier League, with 500 senior level appearances for Wimbledon FC, Newcastle United, Derby County & Queens Park Rangers.

Warren was asked to be the Chairman of the PFA, Professional Footballers Association, in the UK which he held for 2 years. After his professional soccer career he was an analyst for SKY Sports Television, covering all the major soccer leagues and competitions.

Warren moved to the US 6 years ago to become the head analyst on Fox Soccer Channel, which is now Fox Sports. He was the Head Coach of the U18 LA Galaxy team for 2 years and then the General Manager of the LA Blues, USL. Four years ago he became the owner and Head Coach of the San Diego Flash, NSPL. He holds an UEFA Pro License as well as the UEFA ‘A’ and ‘B’ License.

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BOARD OF DIRECTORS

TOM LEVENBERG

PRESIDENT

ADAM ANTONIADES

VP OF COMPETITIVE

MICHELLE DICKERHOOF

VP OF RECREATIONAL

LESLEY BALLARD

SECRETARY

OUR COACHES

Our qualified coaches are always on hand to inspire, encourage and share their passion for the beautiful game.
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Coach, Assistant Director - Boys YoungerDuarte Andrade

Coach Duarte Andrade join the DMCV Sharks in 2013. Duarte was born and raised in San Diego and played at Point Loma High School and collegiately...

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CoachMarcelo Arman

He has coached in the San Diego area since 1996 for multiple clubs (PQ Premier, Notts Forest, and DMCV Sharks) and high schools (Westview and Cl...

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Coach, College DevelopmentTony Arnesen

Tony Arnesen joined the Sharks coaching staff directly out of college.

Born and raised in San Diego, Tony Arnesen has played over 25 ye...

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Boys DirectorWarren Barton

Warren Barton was born and raised in London UK. He played at the highest level for 18 years in the EPL, he played for the English National Team,...

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CoachKane Barton

TBA

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CoachLuis Cardona

I come from a family of 5 we are from Cali, Colombia. I grew up playing soccer since I was 4 years old, at 16 I left to play on the reserve team...

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Coach, Assistant Director Older BoysMatthew Corti-Young

TBA

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CoachGerado Costes

+20 years of competitive coaching experience including Director of Private Sessions and the Rec Program at FC Golden State, Director of Coaching...

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CoachDavid Diaz

David Diaz joined the Sharks Coaching Staff in 2021, with over 10 years of coaching experience. A native of the LA/Orange County area, Diaz play...

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Coach, Recreational Program DirectorDavor Gazivoda

– Southern Nazarene University, Bachelor of Science, Major in Kinesiology and Sports Management

– Southern Nazarene University Men’s Soc...

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CoachFabio Gomes

2003 BU11 and GU15 North Shore United Soccer Club – Topsfield-MA (renamed GPS North shore); 2012-present, La Jolla Impact youth coach ages...

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CoachEmma Greenwood

Emma Greenwood is from Sheffield, England. She fell in love with football being an avid Sheffield Wednesday fan. Emma earned her BSc in Kinesiol...

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CoachNate Huffstutter

Nate Huffstutter helped launch the Sharks’ Flex program in 2017 and is now in his fourth year of coaching competitively for the club. By day he ...

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Assistant Director - Boys OlderMickey Pejkic

Miroslav (Mickey) Pejkic played professional soccer in Yugoslavia Premier Division. Mickey coached boys and girls teams for four years in one o...

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CoachRyan Penton

  • Graduated from Loughborough University with a Bachelor of Science in Chemistry and Sports Science.
  • Represented Staffordshire for ...

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CoachJuan “Kichi” Perez

San Diego High school 4 years Varsity
San Diego city college 2 years
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Hungary-2007-2010 1st & 2nd division BIO

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CoachBob Remensperger

Bob Remensperger joined the Sharks coaching staff in 2021. Bob has fourteen years of coaching experience including time with Albion SC San Diego...

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CoachChelsea Scholes

Grew up in Kavos, Greece for 9 years before moving back to Bolton England.

Fell in love in football watching football with my grandad wh...

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CoachJose “Pepe” Torres

Jose Torres, also known as “Pepe,” has been coaching youth soccer for the past 5 years. He started his career coaching the juniors at Albion, b...

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CoachHernan Valdivia

TBA

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CoachAshlee Watkins

TBA

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Coach, ECNL DirectorKelly Wherry

Grew up in Costa Mesa, CA. Played collegiately at Cal State San Marcos from 2006-2009 and was a 3-year captain. Part of two Conference Champions...

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Girls DirectorMichael Whittaker

Mike is joining us after 7 years with Albion SC where he successfully developed back to back USYS National Champions (G06/G07). Mike is a USSF A...

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CoachSean Williams

-Played Club soccer for San Jose Earthquakes youth club growing up

-Played Collegiately at Point Loma Nazarene University

-BS in...

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ABOUT DMCV Sharks

Our goal is to provide the opportunity for each of our players to train and play soccer in an environment where they can develop both individually and as a part of a team.

By providing a supportive yet challenging environment, we hope that all players will reach their full potential and play at the highest level possible for their ability.

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