Head Coach – Ian Richardson
Ian Richardson is in his first year in charge of the Dayton Dutch Lions FC Women’s program after spending the past two seasons as the programs assistant coach. Richardson brings a wealth of knowledge to the club and the program due to his experience at the college level as both the assistant of the University of Dayton’s Women’s program and, currently, the Urbana University Men’s program. Richardson started his coaching career at his alma mater, Lincoln Memorial University and Division II program Carson/Newman University.
Assistant Coach – Shane Smith
Shane Smith is the current DDL FC’s academy manager and former player of the Men’s Professional team. Smith played over 90 games in the USL PRO during his 4 years with the team.
Shane Smith played college soccer at University of Mobile, and also played with Houston-based indoor team Alamo City Warriors in the PASL, and in the USL PDL with Houston Leones.