Staff

Below are the core members of our staff. We work with other experienced coaches and childhood educators on an as-needed basis.

FOUNDER & OWNER

JULIEN EDWARDS

An Ottawa native, Julien competed in the Super Y League (Ottawa Fury) and was a member of the 2005 US Region 1 championship team before attending Drake University on a scholarship. While at Drake, Julien appeared in 50 consecutive games in his sophomore, junior and senior years. He was a NSCAA All-Region team player in 2009, an All-Missouri Valley Conference first team player two seasons in a row and a multi week recipient of the MVC Brine Player of the Week.

Julien was a 2010 Adidas/MLS Player Combine participant and has been on trial with the U23 Canadian Olympic team. He was a member of the Capital City Football Club, a 2011 Canadian Soccer League finalist. As a member of the Guyana National Football Team, Julien earned 9 caps against strong CONCACAF teams such as Jamaica and Panama in the 2014 FIFA World Cup qualifiers.

Julien has extensive coaching experience. He has coached boys and girls of all ages in Canada and the US. He was recently appointed assistant coach of the Outaouais Regional U11 Girls’ program as well as head coach of the Gee-Gees, the University of Ottawa Men’s Soccer Team. Julien continues to play semi-professional soccer with FC Gatineau, a member of Quebec’s Premier Soccer League.

Julien is an elementary school teacher with the French Catholic School Board. He graduated from Drake University with a degree in International Business and Management in 2010 and a Bachelor of Education from the University of Ottawa in 2013.

CAMP DIRECTOR

QUINN KEENAN

Quinn  is currently finishing her social worker bachelor degree at the University of Carleton.

In 2014, Quinn completed a 3-year Early Childhood Care and Education Program offered by Gatineau’s Heritage College.  She has extensive experience working  as a school age educator with young children, acquired in several schools and childcare centres in Ottawa and Gatineau.