Marius Roevde
Executive Director
marius@richmondfc.ca
604-726-2559

Marius is a former European professional goalkeeper, having played in Norway with Hønefoss BK, Stabæk Fotball, Hamarkameratene, and Lillestrøm SK), in the Scottish Premier League (Ayr United F.C. and Motherwell F.C.) and in the English Championship (Wrexham A.F.C.).

As a coach, he has turned out as Director, Deputy Technical Director and Goalkeeper Coach with various professional and national teams, including Major League Soccer’s Vancouver Whitecaps and Minnesota United, and the women’s national teams of Canada, and Trinidad and Tobago.

 

David Thorburn
Technical Director
td@richmondfc.ca
236-866-8007

David is recognized as one of the most – if not the most – qualified and successful Technical Directors in Canada, with over 30 years’ experience in soccer as a professional player, coach, manager, chief scout and international player agent. Thorburn has worked extensively in Scotland and England with clubs including Glasgow Rangers, Aberdeen, and Greenock Morton, and has been employed by the Scottish and English FA in youth development roles.

Before taking the reins at RFC, David turned Whitby Iriquois and Aurora Soccer Club into national champions out of Ontario.

“I’ve sent players to clubs as big as Chelsea, Southampton, Leicester City, Fulham, Crystal Palace, Birmingham City, and Aston Villa in the Premier League,” says Thorburn. “Locally, at the MLS level, I’ve worked with the Vancouver Whitecaps, Minnesota FC, Toronto FC to name a few. My goal is for every graduating player at the advanced levels to have offers for college scholarships and beyond. To make that happen, you need to do more than just make good players, you have to present them to scouts, you need a network that s extensive, and you need that network to know your club is serious.”

 

Scott Guy
Head of LTPD

Scott has been coaching professionally for 18 years and his time with the Scottish Football Association was as a qualified Coach Education Tutor with the national governing body of the sport. He has coached with Glasgow Rangers FC, Aberdeen, and Leyton Orient, as well as the Scottish and English FA.

He holds a UEFA (A), Int. UEFA (B) License, Youth License, and Children’s License. He has a B.A. in Sports Development. and SAQ (Speed, Agility, and Quickness) Trainer Award, and is a coach educator for FIFA. He also holds a USA Youth License.

 

Tania Webster
Administrator, Registrar, Competitions/Events, Recording Secretary
admin@richmondfc.ca
236-990-1955

2022/2023 Board of Directors (elected at May 2022 Annual General Meeting)

Chris Parry (Chair)
Barry Wosk (Vice-Chair)
Michael Rose (Treasurer)
Richard Harvey (Secretary)
Andy Cobbold
Kathy Milot
Craig Hughes
Indie Sahota
James Begg
Jennifer Niemi
Robyn Claassen
Serge Popadic

The Richmond FC Board of Directors can be reached collectively at board@richmondfc.ca .

In accordance with the 2021 Special General Meeting to establish a new Board of Directors and changing the size of the Board to 12, the following directors will serve a one-year term ending at the 2023 AGM:

Kathy Milot
Indie Sahota
Craig Hughes
Serge Popadic
Jennifer Niemi
Robyn Claassen

The following directors will serve a two-year term ending at the 2024 AGM:
Chris Parry
Barry Wosk
James Begg
Richard Harvey
Michael Rose
Andy Cobbold