Coach Flynn grew up playing soccer in Los Angeles, a Southern California hotbed for youth soccer. He played in collegiate competitive men’s leagues and played for Maccabi USA, traveling domestically and internationally. Flynn started coaching competitive soccer in Southern California and for 12+ years worked with boys and girls teams ranging from U13 to U19. During his coaching career in California, he coached high school, Maccabi youth teams and at the highest level in California – Coast Soccer Premier League. He also worked as an instructor for several soccer camps in Los Angeles and Orange County, helping players develop technical and tactical skills prior to entering their upcoming seasons. Before relocating to Fort Lauderdale, Flynn coached high school soccer for Palisades Charter, Woodbridge High in Orange County, Westchester High in Los Angeles, and competitive youth soccer for West Coast Soccer Academy, Santa Monica United and Irvine Strikers. He holds national licenses from the United States Soccer federation. Flynn came from a family that emphasized education. In 2001, he graduated with a Bachelor of Science in business and in 2003, he graduated with a Masters in Business. Flynn is the Director of Alumni Relations and Programs at Pine Crest School. He lives in Fort Lauderdale with his wife, Roni, and their daughter, Skylar. He enjoys watching/playing soccer and spending time with friends and family.