Kelly Sims is STA’s Girls Academy Director and behind Executive Director Shane Bullock, is the longest serving staff member currently working at STA. During her time at STA, Kelly has forged herself an ever growing reputation in the game. She has become one of the few females in the country to undertake her U.S Soccer National A Youth License and U.S Soccer Talent Scout License while she is also a current member of the U.S Club Soccer Id2 Girls National Staff. In addition to the work she performs on the field at STA, Kelly has been instrumental in the community based initiatives ran by the club, namely our Hope For The Holidays and #STAstrong cancer campaigns. A member of English professional sides Arsenal and Reading along with the Jersey Blues here in N.J, Kelly is another with a wealth of experience to share with all of our players that we are fortunate to call one of our own.