Staff and Office

Iowa Soccer is led by a professional staff organized to provide educational, developmental and competition opportunities, in addition to administrative resources, support and processes for its affiliate organizations.  The professional staff is responsible for decision-making and executing operations.  The role of the Iowa Soccer Board is to serve at a high level, providing vision and financial oversight; it is not involved in operations.


DEBBIE BURNS, Accountant (

  • Handles invoicing and receivables
  • 515-252-6363 ext. 108


DAN CATALDI, Executive Director (

  • Organizational oversight and compliance; policy and rules development; records management; Iowa Soccer Board relations; Regional/National Governing Body participation and compliance (US Soccer, US Youth Soccer, US Adult Soccer)
  • 515-252-6363 ext. 103


CANDICE FABRY, Director of Member Services (

  • Member service development and implementation; youth registration, rostering and compliance; training and support of club registrars and administrators; lead staff on risk-management; youth insurance; liaison to accountant
  • 515-252-6363 ext. 101


COLLIN HEMANN, Competitions Coordinator (

  • Support staff in competitions department; adult registration, rostering and compliance; adult insurance; liason to accountant; lead administrator for the recreational and adult leagues; leads internship program
  • 515-252-6363 ext. 105


ROSS MOFFAT, Director of Player Development (

  • Olympic Development Program (ODP) lead; developmental pathways for all levels and abilities of players; Developmental Camp Administrator
  • 515-252-6363 ext. 109


ZACH ROBERTS, Competitions Coordinator (

  • Support staff in competitions department; lead administrator for the 9U-10U Academy and State League
  • 515-252-6363 ext. 102


GARETH SMITH, Director of Coaching Education (

  • Club development; developmental and educational pathways for all levels and abilities of players, coaches, teams, parents; Developmental Camp Technical Director; Iowa Soccer Academy Director; liaison to US Soccer Coaching Education Department
  • 515-252-6363 ext. 107


HIDAJET TICA, Manager of Referee Services (

  • Referee services and administration, mentoring and developing referees, assigning Iowa Soccer Cups
  • 515-252-6363 ext. 110


CRAIG WINGER, Director of Competitions (

  • Coordinates and develops Iowa Soccer's competitions programming planning, leads competitions staff, oversight over all competitions; Level 1&2 League and Tournament Director (ISL State League; Iowa State Cup, Iowa Presidents Cup Youth Indoor Championships); Midwest Regional Championships Coordinator and Presidents Cup Regional Committee Member
  • 515-252-6363 ext. 106


JENNY WOOD, Director of Marketing and Communications (

  • Communications, member engagement, data collection and analysis, branding and promotion, strategic planning; Developmental Camp Director
  • 515-252-6363 ext. 104