IFA Staff 

IFA prides itself on hiring the highest quality coaches in the market place. All IFA coaching staff have a combination of professional playing and licensed coaching experience including; A licenses, Major League Soccer (MLS), Argentine Futbol Association (AFA) and other South and Central American professional and coaching experience .

IFA Coaches

For more information about the IFA coaches please call [303] 881-3627.




Hugo Diaz
Hugo Diaz
Founder & Technical Director

Hugo Diaz is a USSF A license coach with over 15 years of experience working with players of all ages and abilities. He began his coaching career at Colorado Rush Soccer Club in 1995 as a staff coach and soon after became  the Director of Coaching for the U11 through U13 age groups. In 2003, Hugo took on a new challenge as the Director of Coaching for the Colorado Storm 11s thru 14s Boys and was instrumental in supporting the growth of that program and coaching top club teams through regional championships. Hugo starting developing his soccer training program in 1997 and this program was formalized in the IFA in 2003.  IFA has continued to be a high quality camp targeting top players who seek to take their game to the next level. Hugo has also  coached in the Colorado State ODP program and  conducted state coaching licenses courses for coaches.

Coaching Accomplishments
     - State & Regional Championships -   Finalists
     - Coach of the Year Awards at Colorado Storm & The Colorado Rush
     - Instructor in state coaching licenses 
     - Coached for the colorado ODP program
     - USSF A License

Andrew Diaz
Andrew Kummer
Technical Director

Andrew attended Bishop Gorman High School in Las Vegas. During his four-year tenure at the University of San Diego , he received Freshman Player of the Year honors and a trip to the Final 16. He went on to play as a reserve for the San Diego Sockers of the Major Indoor Soccer League. Andrew spent several years on staff with Region IV, was a head coach for the Colorado ODP program and conducted several coaching courses over the years. He is currently the Technical Director for Rush Soccer and holds his USSF A License.

Coaching Accomplishments
     - U20 National Champions, Colorado Rush 2000
     - U15 Region IV Champions, Colorado Rush, 1997

 

Jami Cobb Kummer
Jami Cobb Kummer
Coach
Carlo Cornacchia
Carlo Cornacchia
Coach
Devin Rairdon
Devin Rairdon
Coach