US Youth Soccer Names Communications Coordinator
February 13, 2008 09:00 PM
US Youth Soccer, the nation's largest youth sports association, has named Lindsay Williams to the organization's new Communications Coordinator position.
The communications coordinator will assist the Senior Manager of Communications, on all US Youth Soccer communications programs while providing additional support for nationally managed programs and events. The position will also work closely with all US Youth Soccer State Associations to maximize public relations activation and exposure of programs; and serve as the primary media contact for all Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup events.
"Lindsay brings a new perspective to the communications department and will be a great asset as the organization continues to grow," said Jim Cosgrove, US Youth Soccer executive director. "She will continue to build on our reputation and reach of the outstanding opportunities US Youth Soccer provides to America's youth."
Williams has a Bachelor of Arts from the University of North Texas where she majored in Journalism with an emphasis in news editorial. In her final year of study, Williams interned for The Writers Group, a house of elite ghostwriters, where she served as an editor and project manager for multiple book projects.
Williams also served as beat writer for the University's women's soccer, softball, swimming and diving teams for the North Texas Daily.
"One of my goals in life is to help others and give back to my community," said Williams. "US Youth Soccer is an incredible organization and by working with them, I know I will accomplish this goal while doing what I am most passionate about, writing and communications."
For more information on US Youth Soccer, including the upcoming Kohl's US Youth Soccer American Cup events, please visit www.USYouthSoccer.org.
About the United States Youth Soccer Association (US Youth Soccer) - US Youth Soccer-The Game for ALL Kids!® is the largest member of the United States Soccer Federation, the governing body of soccer in the United States. US Youth Soccer registers more than 3.2 million players annually, ages 5 to 19, and over 900,000 administrators, coaches and volunteers in 55 member state associations. US Youth Soccer programs provide a fun, safe and healthy environment for players at every level of the game. For more information, visit www.USYouthSoccer.org.